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Progress in Chile
Crews are making significant progress inside and outside of the Concepción Chile Temple. Stone cladding is nearing completion on the west side exterior wall. Inside the temple, tilework and millwork, including moldings, casings, and doors, are progressing.
Framing Begins in Portugal
Construction of the Lisbon Portugal Temple has risen above ground level. Structural framing has begun to be erected above the main floor concrete slab. At the adjoining meetinghouse, structural framing is completed, and exterior walls are nearly completed.
Update from South Africa
Plastering began in the Durban South Africa Temple basement this week. At the missionary housing facility, plumbing, electrical, and ductwork are continuing. Subsoil drainage and backfilling are underway at the front of the temple.
Rio Temple Rising
The Rio de Janeiro Brazil Temple has risen to visibility above the construction barrier surrounding the temple site. As crews prepare to pour the temple exterior walls, observers can see supportive scaffolding, rebar, and concrete forms.
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