As for the concrete issue, yes there are several admixtures that can be used to have concrete set up fairly quickly...or at least to a strength where it could reach a 7 day strength for '"normal" concrete.
I think the terminology is "High Early" concrete. Each company has it's own name for the additive.
The foundations might also be masonry.?
Personally, i'm amazed at the speed the roughing in of mechanical and electrical items are done. What about roof trusses? Inspections, permits,...the list goes on.
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Hell, if I knew THAT I wouldn't have had to endure eight months of hell just to add a measly 900 sq. feet to my house.
Next time your building in the Southern Ontario area...i'll give you my card.
I am so smart, i am so smart... S-M-R-T... i mean S-M-A-R-T