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Old March 3rd, 2013, 02:41 AM   #1
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Hexagonal footprint towers

List any hexagonal based towers out there

For an example Belgrade Palace in Belgrade http://goo.gl/maps/WUNJ9



Or Zurich Tower in The Hague http://goo.gl/maps/EykDB



Or Cadillac Fairview Tower in Toronto http://goo.gl/maps/0tPSE

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Old March 3rd, 2013, 02:45 AM   #2
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Old March 3rd, 2013, 02:45 AM   #3
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Tower 42 in London might be another one.Link

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Old March 3rd, 2013, 03:13 AM   #4
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Honestly... the Zurich tower is kinda ugly...
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Old March 3rd, 2013, 04:51 AM   #5
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chongqing world trade center....actually it has three large facades and three thin facades....
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93. Chongqing World Trade Center Chongqing China por klinkaeo rungsun, no Flickr

manulife plaza hong kong also is a hexagonal building

http://urbantoronto.ca/forum/showthr...ur-Wet-blanket

look at this sketchup...

http://sketchup.google.com/3dwarehou...1988445c0c905f

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Old March 5th, 2013, 08:26 PM   #6
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columbia center in seattle is not exactly a hexagonal tower, but it has three curve facades and three straight facades...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Co...mith_tower.jpg

look at its floor plan

http://thecacgroup.com/listings/columbia_center

one magnificent mile in chicago...

http://www.urbika.com/projects/view/...gnificent-mile

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Hexagon honeycomb tower Emerald Plaza

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HSBC Tower in Sydney, 580 George Street

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Yeah but it's still honeycomb, they are connected throughout
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