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Old December 24th, 2004, 04:28 PM   #101
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amazing project its nice to see such an unconventional building in nyc ...
lets hope the cladding will come out as nice as swiss re ... which i think
is what made swiss re such a great scraper ... even more so than the shape
go go go
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Old December 27th, 2004, 07:06 PM   #102
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Update...


December 23, 2004: The Hearst Tower looking southwest from 57th Street.
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Old December 28th, 2004, 02:53 PM   #103
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So awesome! It's coming up fast!
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Old December 30th, 2004, 12:49 AM   #104
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Looks like it's coming along nicely...
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Old December 30th, 2004, 02:10 AM   #105
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Looks nice already
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Old December 30th, 2004, 05:31 AM   #106
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NY's glass accordian! I love it.
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Old December 30th, 2004, 05:46 AM   #107
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This is an amazing skyscraper. I'm not a big fan of this new Freedom-Tower-Type style but this one inparticular is stunning!
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Old December 30th, 2004, 07:06 AM   #108
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That's a ****ed up nice building, New York has the future again!!!
I know, .
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Old December 31st, 2004, 03:55 AM   #109
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Its more than half way now.
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Old December 31st, 2004, 04:45 AM   #110
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Nice update. It's going faster than I expected
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Old December 31st, 2004, 05:19 AM   #111
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That's nuts......I like the trend of using existing facades for new construction......this is being practiced in Seattle as we speak!
For which project???
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Old December 31st, 2004, 07:14 AM   #112
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Neat...i used to hate norman foster...but now im starting to love his style
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Old January 4th, 2005, 06:34 AM   #113
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December 29, 2004



Looking south


Some of that pimp steel






Here's some of that truck with the steel or something






Some of that old facade






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Old January 4th, 2005, 07:09 AM   #114
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wow~ these are some secent pics ey?~~
i always liked fosters designs,,,hee
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Old January 4th, 2005, 07:26 AM   #115
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This building is so beautiful! I walked by it the other day and was overwhelmed! How tall is it supposed to be?
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Old January 4th, 2005, 08:05 AM   #116
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This building is so beautiful! I walked by it the other day and was overwhelmed! How tall is it supposed to be?
It's going to be 597 ft (182 m.)

Nice shots LeCom, the glass is coming out really well.
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Old January 4th, 2005, 08:46 PM   #117
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It's going to be 597 ft (182 m.)

Nice shots LeCom, the glass is coming out really well.
Awesome! It's amazing how a 600 foot building is lost in NYC!
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Old January 4th, 2005, 10:55 PM   #118
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I was hoping they would have more silver up so we can see what the final will look like. Oh well.
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Old January 5th, 2005, 05:34 AM   #119
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looks a cothic and future design but damn its a nice looking building go nyc.
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Old January 5th, 2005, 05:36 AM   #120
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how mant floors is this skyscraper.
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