View Full Version : DISCUSS: Best Latin American skyscraper
March 17th, 2012, 05:12 AM
Discuss this week's topic here.
for me the best Latino skyscraper takes this the trump ocean club (293m) built in the city of panama
March 17th, 2012, 05:24 AM
Gran Torre Santiago
Gran Torre Santiago is part of the Costanera Center complex, which will include a shopping mall, two hotels and two additional office towers. Gran Torre Santiago will be 300 metres (980 ft) tall and 64 stories high with a floor pitch of 4.1 metres (13 ft) and 107,125 m2 in area.
The tower was designed by the Argentine architect Cesar Pelli of Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects, Chilean architects Alemparte Barreda & Asociados, and by the Canadian company Watt International. Structural engineering is performed by the Chilean company RenÚ Lagos y Asociados Ing. Civiles Ltda. Salfa Corp. was responsible for its construction.
Santiago de Chile in the winter 2013 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/armandolobos/9359993443/) by alobos Life (http://www.flickr.com/people/armandolobos/), on Flickr
August 11th, 2013, 12:57 PM
Santiago after the storm (http://www.flickr.com/photos/78227181@N02/8759817625/) by anna_si (http://www.flickr.com/people/78227181@N02/), on Flickr
Sanhattan, Santiago (http://www.flickr.com/photos/geepena/8558480108/) by Gee Pena (http://www.flickr.com/people/geepena/), on Flickr
August 11th, 2013, 12:58 PM
Costanera Center (http://www.flickr.com/photos/lugar_citadino/8607249279/) by Lugar_Citadino™ (http://www.flickr.com/people/lugar_citadino/), on Flickr
August 11th, 2013, 07:43 PM
Constanera Center, Santiago
Torre Colpatria, Bogota
Torre de Caballito, Mexico City
August 12th, 2013, 12:19 AM
Torre Mayor is awesome in my opinnion, it should be considered as well.
August 12th, 2013, 12:36 AM
The future biggest building of Latin America, in Belo Horizonte Brazil will be definetely the best:
what a beauty!
August 12th, 2013, 03:46 AM
Looks too chaotic and asymmetric for me.
August 12th, 2013, 09:44 AM
the ypf tower
August 13th, 2013, 07:16 AM
Definitely the best skyscraper in Buenos Aires. :cheers:
August 13th, 2013, 07:19 AM
This building is one of my favorites in Mexico City...
Torre Arcos Bosques II
August 13th, 2013, 11:56 PM
Interesting looking towers!
August 16th, 2013, 12:01 AM
Costanera Center is my favourite as well, also because of its scenic location. A true landmark.