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Old November 18th, 2010, 07:37 PM   #1
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MUMBAI | Lokhandwala Minerva | 307m | 1007ft | 83 fl | On Hold

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Client:
Lokhandwala Infrastructure

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Mumbai, India

Height:
65-story, >300 m

This project consists of a pair of slender, 65 story residential towers set above a 12 story parking podium. The total gross construction area of each tower is 575,000sf (53,419sm) and the gross construction area of the podium is approximately 800,000sf (74,322sm). LERA will be providing a concept design for this project.


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Old November 18th, 2010, 08:26 PM   #2
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Because no one posted 'em before and some of them were uncertain!!
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Old November 18th, 2010, 09:35 PM   #3
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looks like pants

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Old November 19th, 2010, 01:23 AM   #4
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Yeah, who reversed Gate to the Orient?
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Old November 19th, 2010, 04:51 AM   #5
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- i think there's a similar structure in Saudi Somwhere!!
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Old November 19th, 2010, 05:19 AM   #6
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how many floors, 77 (65+12) or 82? also how tall is it? if it's not over 300m, it shouldn't be here
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Old November 19th, 2010, 06:21 AM   #7
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Old November 19th, 2010, 08:34 AM   #8
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how many floors, 77 (65+12) or 82? also how tall is it? if it's not over 300m, it shouldn't be here
We did not know thanks for telling us.
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Old November 19th, 2010, 08:39 AM   #9
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It's 1000 ft according to the official website which makes it 305 meters.

http://www.lokhandwalainfrastructure...rva/index.html
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Old November 19th, 2010, 10:45 PM   #10
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All these buildings coming up around the Race Course are hideous.

Let me guess, Hafeez Contractor designed this?
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Old November 20th, 2010, 01:28 AM   #11
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Horrible design- bad looking podium which has nothing to do with the rest of the tower, bad location which will make it look lonely and it's too fat.
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Interesting detail at the top, i like it.
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Horrible design- bad looking podium which has nothing to do with the rest of the tower, bad location which will make it look lonely and it's too fat.
Its coming up near the Race course in Mumbai and there are a Bunch of very skyscrapers and supertalls( 1 or 2) coming up in that area !!
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Anyone haunting Race Course area? Please take some pics if you get the chance...
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really nice.
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All these buildings coming up around the Race Course are hideous.

Let me guess, Hafeez Contractor designed this?
is Mr.Hafeez the Rockefeller of Mumbai high rise constuction business? the way you say it implies he has quite a reputation for some not-so-good designs.
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Hafeez Contractor is unarguably the most famous architect of India for quite some time. He is a "big" name !!
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bad location which will make it look lonely and it's too fat.
Erm? There is three 225m towers directly behind this building. There is 5 supertall buildings under construction in less than a 1km radius around it. Not to forget there a nearly 500m tower which is said to be launched nearby.
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Old December 25th, 2010, 08:49 AM   #19
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people seem like they think that there opinion about a design of a building is shared by everyone, i personaly like this design myself,
statement like 'to fat' ect. pinch my nerves, think about the plot ect. the designers had to work with,
this a building people are going to live in, not some crazy landmark,
remember those kinds of things before posting your opinion about a design,
remember that a building is also about functionality and not just looks! just sayin

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Old January 2nd, 2011, 05:34 AM   #20
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Some more renderings:

Elevation from the Mahalaxmi racecourse



The view towards the racecourse. The areas to the left and right of the racecourse will include a number of supertalls in the next several years, so the current view you can see toward the second peak in Mumbais developing skyline in Parel may be blocked.



The sky lounge in the valley that bisects the two wings of this tower



This gives an idea of the cladding
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