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Balcony Panel Installation Marks Start of Massey Tower Cladding

Massey Tower, MOD Developments, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
June 12, 2017 11:53 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Activity at the site of MOD Developments Inc's Massey Tower Condos has been progressing on Yonge Street north of Queen four roughly three years now. Work began with the June 2014 ... read more

Multifaceted Massing Materializing at MOD's Massey Tower

Massey Tower, MOD Developments, Hariri Pontarini, Toronto
March 17, 2017 10:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Passersby on Yonge Street north of Queen have been craning their necks as of late, as the striking geometry of MOD Developments Inc's Massey Tower Condos pushes above adjacent ... read more

Striking Geometry Emerging at MOD's Massey Tower

Massey Tower, MOD Developments, Hariri Pontarini, Toronto
January 18, 2017 1:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction activity is heating up at the Downtown Toronto site of MOD Developments Inc's Massey Tower Condos on Yonge Street north of Queen, where a 60-storey, Hariri ... read more

MOD's Massey Tower Beginning To Rise Over Yonge Street

Massey Tower Condos, Toronto, Hariri Pontarini, ERA Architects, MOD Developments
November 11, 2016 6:22 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
It has been about two years since shoring began in the heart of Downtown Toronto for the construction of the Hariri Pontarini-designed Massey Tower Condos. At our last update in ... read more

Podium Levels Taking Shape at MOD's Massey Tower

Massey Tower, MOD, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
June 23, 2016 12:06 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Two months since the pouring of the ground floor at MOD Developments' Massey Tower, more progress is apparent at the Downtown Toronto site of the 60-storey, Hariri Pontarini ... read more

MOD's Massey Tower Reaches Grade on Yonge Street

Massey Tower, MOD, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
April 22, 2016 11:40 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction has reached a milestone for an upcoming towering addition to Toronto's skyline, as work recently hit grade level at the site of MOD Developments' Massey Tower, a ... read more

Below-Grade Levels Progressing at MOD's Massey Tower

Massey Tower condos, Toronto, MOD Developments, Hariri Pontarini Architects
January 20, 2016 5:08 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been just under six weeks since we last looked in on construction work at MOD Developments' Massey Tower, a slim, 60-storey condominium designed by Hariri Pontarini ... read more

Foundation Levels Taking Shape at MOD's Massey Tower

Massey Tower condos, Toronto, MOD Developments, Hariri Pontarini Architects
December 7, 2015 4:07 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Roughly ten weeks since the installation of a tower crane at the northeast corner of the excavated pit, construction crews from Tucker HiRise are working away on the below-grade levels ... read more

Work Ramping Up on MOD Development's Massey Tower

Construction in the Massey Tower pit, MOD Developments, Toronto
September 28, 2015 3:54 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Across Yonge Street from the Eaton Centre on a tight site in Downtown Toronto, Tucker HiRise are working to get the foundation ready for the 60-storey Massey Tower, a MOD Developments project ... read more

Toronto's Ten Tallest Buildings Now Under Construction

10 tallest, toronto, skyscraper
April 10, 2015 12:10 pm | by Cale Vanderveen | Comments
Toronto is currently in the middle of a record building boom. In the last decade or so, the skyline has expanded rapidly as large numbers of condominium and office buildings have been constructed ... read more

Temporary Bridge Installed as Massey Tower Excavation Pit Grows

Massey Tower Condos, MOD Developments, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
March 23, 2015 4:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Excavation is progressing at the site of MOD Developments' Massey Tower, a landmark 60-storey, Hariri Pontarini Architects-designed condominium tower coming to Yonge Street across ... read more

$135 Million Massey Hall Revitalization Plan Kicked Off

Massey Hall revitalization plan, Toronto
February 23, 2015 5:58 pm | by Craig White | Comments
A 7-year $135 Million plan to revitalize Massey Hall was launched today at an event staged at the venerable Toronto performing arts venue. Hosted by Charles Cutts, President and CEO of the Massey ... read more

Shoring Crane Arrives at the Site of MOD's Massey Tower

Massey Tower, MOD Developments, Hariri Pontarini Architects, ERA Architects
November 5, 2014 1:09 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
When we last looked in on at the progress of MOD Developments' Massey Tower, work was under way on the removal of the tile mosaic floor of the heritage bank onsite at 197 Yonge ... read more

Saving the Mosaic Floor at MOD's Massey Tower Condo Site

The heritage bank building at 197 Yonge Street hides activity inside, Toronto
October 2, 2014 6:00 pm | by Zainab Habib | Comments
Demolition quietly began three months ago at 197 Yonge Street in Downtown Toronto, currently the site of a heritage bank building, but soon to be Yonge Street's next major landmark. Hidden behind ... read more

Demolition Begins to Clear Way at MOD's Massey Tower Site

Massey Tower, MOD Developments, Hariri Pontarini Architects, 197 Yonge, Toronto
July 25, 2014 4:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Demolition is officially under way in preparation for Yonge Street's next major landmark. MOD Developments' Massey Tower has generated significant interest since its launch, not just for ... read more

Downtown Toronto: Growth to Watch For in 2014

Ïce Condominiums, image by Indrid Cold
January 31, 2014 6:15 pm | by Rami Kozman | Comments
Over the past few weeks, Urban Toronto has brought you a series of articles cataloguing the major areas of growth to watch for in Toronto in 2014. read more

MOD's Massey Tower set to Rejuvenate Yonge Street Theatre Block

Massey Tower, MOD Developments, Hariri Pontarini Architects, 197 Yonge, Toronto
November 11, 2013 8:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Surface parking lots in downtown Toronto are rapidly disappearing as residential and commercial real estate demand continues to fuel the redevelopment of underused land. As prime vacant land and ... read more

Massey Hall: Past, Present and Proposed Future

Massey Music Hall shortly after its opening in 1894, archival photo
May 7, 2013 4:10 pm | by Andrea Yu | Comments
As the city’s first purpose-built space for music, Massey Hall is undoubtedly an iconic and important part of Toronto’s cultural history. With the announcement of significant renovations to the ... read more

Toronto's Best Lauded at 33rd Annual BILD Awards

33rd annual BILD Awards, Tridel, Minto, MOD Developments, Toronto
April 30, 2013 10:15 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The building and development industry celebrated the best in design, construction, sales and marketing at the 33rd annual BILD Awards on Friday, April 26. Over 1,100 industry professionals ... read more

Massey Hall Prepares for Multi-Million Dollar Revitalization

Massey Hall, Kuwabara Payne McKenna Blumberg Architects
April 24, 2013 2:00 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
The Massey Hall Revitalization project presented to the Toronto Preservation Board and Toronto and East York Community Council encompasses both a renovation of the designated heritage property as ... read more