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Old August 24th, 2013, 04:43 PM   #3521
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Looking at those last photos, this appears to have solar panels on the roof. Can anyone confirm this?
Apparently, not: these slopes are on the northern side. Moscow has very low insolation anyway.
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Old August 24th, 2013, 05:06 PM   #3522
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Old August 24th, 2013, 09:05 PM   #3523
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Isn't this tower a beauty?
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Old August 25th, 2013, 12:26 AM   #3524
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Old August 25th, 2013, 12:28 AM   #3525
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Old August 25th, 2013, 01:33 AM   #3526
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Isn't this tower a beauty?
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Old August 25th, 2013, 10:27 AM   #3527
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Old August 25th, 2013, 03:53 PM   #3528
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SSP drawing looks like the real one now: Mercury City Tower
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Old August 25th, 2013, 03:58 PM   #3529
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The LED display kinda ruined my total joy for this skyscraper. I'm fine with the mechanical floors, at least they add some kind of pattern to it. The big LED just looks like some kind of rendering error from a video game, heh.
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Old August 25th, 2013, 05:07 PM   #3530
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Isn't this tower a beauty?
Without that orange glass ..it is good
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Old August 26th, 2013, 11:11 PM   #3531
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The LED display kinda ruined my total joy for this skyscraper. I'm fine with the mechanical floors, at least they add some kind of pattern to it. The big LED just looks like some kind of rendering error from a video game, heh.
Maybe there is still hope. At least there already was a precedent in Moscow City - the top of Naberezhnaya tower was reclad after owners realised their mistake:



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Old August 27th, 2013, 12:32 AM   #3532
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The sad thing is that there is visibly different glass below and above the black blob, so it would be very difficult to remove without a total makeover of the top section.
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Old August 27th, 2013, 11:58 PM   #3533
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Old August 28th, 2013, 12:01 AM   #3534
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Old August 29th, 2013, 12:08 PM   #3535
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Old August 30th, 2013, 06:34 AM   #3536
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What an impressive and very futuristic building. This is now one of my new favorites
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Old August 30th, 2013, 07:21 AM   #3537
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What type of glass did they use, looks very "coppery".
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Old September 4th, 2013, 11:38 PM   #3538
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I hope this wasn't posted before, crazy fella jumps from the roof of MCT!!

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Old September 5th, 2013, 12:17 AM   #3539
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Seems the adrenaline junkies love this tower.

The up-close glass is so spectacular. Some of the most beautiful glass I've ever seen!
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Old September 5th, 2013, 12:30 AM   #3540
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The up-close glass is so spectacular. Some of the most beautiful glass I've ever seen!
Totally agree.
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