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Old March 17th, 2012, 05:12 AM   #1
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DISCUSS: Best Latin American skyscraper

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for me the best Latino skyscraper takes this the trump ocean club (293m) built in the city of panama

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Old March 17th, 2012, 05:24 AM   #2
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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 Ren Lagos y Asociados Ing. Civiles Ltda. Salfa Corp. was responsible for its construction.


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Santiago after the storm by anna_si, on Flickr

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Sanhattan, Santiago by Gee Pena, on Flickr
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Costanera Center by Lugar_Citadino™, on Flickr
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Old August 11th, 2013, 07:43 PM   #5
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Constanera Center, Santiago


Torre Colpatria, Bogota


Torre de Caballito, Mexico City
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Torre Mayor is awesome in my opinnion, it should be considered as well.

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The future biggest building of Latin America, in Belo Horizonte Brazil will be definetely the best:






what a beauty!
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Looks too chaotic and asymmetric for me.
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Old August 12th, 2013, 09:44 AM   #9
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the ypf tower

http://img15.imageshack.us/img15/5189/1000354y.jpg

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Old August 13th, 2013, 07:16 AM   #10
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Definitely the best skyscraper in Buenos Aires.
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This building is one of my favorites in Mexico City...


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Interesting looking towers!
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Costanera Center is my favourite as well, also because of its scenic location. A true landmark.
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