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Old May 17th, 2016, 01:09 AM   #881
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That's the cliff at the top of the waterfall, where the water starts droping down.
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Old May 19th, 2016, 05:21 AM   #882
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Old May 19th, 2016, 06:24 AM   #883
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I count about 34 floors. Is that right? So half way there minus the crown.
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Old May 19th, 2016, 03:35 PM   #884
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What are those yellow "boxes" protruding from floors 7 & 8 ??? Every highrise has them during construction... but what are they for??
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Old May 19th, 2016, 08:17 PM   #885
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I guess the Crane can probably drop stuff there, so the workers can get it in the floors.
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Old May 20th, 2016, 08:00 PM   #886
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Old May 21st, 2016, 01:59 AM   #887
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The metal spandrel details are very similar to buildings of the 1940s-50s in the art moderne style, e.g. Metlife tower base:

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Old May 22nd, 2016, 12:58 AM   #888
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Old May 22nd, 2016, 01:06 AM   #889
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Old May 22nd, 2016, 08:00 PM   #891
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Old May 27th, 2016, 03:55 PM   #892
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Slowly creeping into the skyline.

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The metal spandrel details are very similar to buildings of the 1940s-50s in the art moderne style, e.g. Metlife tower base:

what is that mini 1WTC in the back ?
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Old May 28th, 2016, 05:39 PM   #898
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Old May 28th, 2016, 09:33 PM   #899
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Approaching 500 feet!
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Old May 29th, 2016, 02:57 PM   #900
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We can now call it part of the Big 3, for now.

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