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Old February 17th, 2017, 12:16 PM   #10621
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Highest Tower in Manchester U/C with core rising is 200 m, what about Frankfurt?

Manchester has 6 U/C above 100 m and will have about 9 by the end of this year.
Manchester:

Owen St | Great Jackson St
200
158
140
122
Exchange Court | Greengate
130
Angel Gardens | NOMA |
108

Frankfurt:

OmniTurm
190
Grand Tower
172
Marienturm
155
One Forty West
144
Neuer Henninger Turm
140
Maintor WinX
110

I wouldn't say Manchester is a clear winner. Only 10m difference between de highest towers. But what ever comes below that Frankfurt wins by a noticeable margin. Besides the big projects in frankfut will start summer 2017.
DB dreieck:
228
170
130
100
One:
190

And some smaller towers around 100-150 meters.
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Old February 17th, 2017, 01:35 PM   #10622
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Old February 17th, 2017, 02:17 PM   #10623
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Old February 17th, 2017, 03:38 PM   #10624
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what about that "Winx" tower U/C on the left of the cluster?
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Old February 17th, 2017, 05:49 PM   #10625
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Manchester:

Owen St | Great Jackson St
200
158
140
122
Exchange Court | Greengate
130
Angel Gardens | NOMA |
108

Frankfurt:

OmniTurm
190
Grand Tower
172
Marienturm
155
One Forty West
144
Neuer Henninger Turm
140
Maintor WinX
110

I wouldn't say Manchester is a clear winner. Only 10m difference between de highest towers. But what ever comes below that Frankfurt wins by a noticeable margin. Besides the big projects in frankfut will start summer 2017.
DB dreieck:
228
170
130
100
One:
190

And some smaller towers around 100-150 meters.
You have missed two towers in Manchester which are U/C and the fact that more will come this year too.

I am not sure if there is clear winner here, especially at current moment.

Again, we are comparing Frankfurt to Manchester which is much better comparison than trying to compare London to Frankfurt which are in different leagues.
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Old February 17th, 2017, 06:02 PM   #10626
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Frankfurt completely outclasses Manchester in every aspects, even if there were 20 Towers UC at this Moment in Manchester the City would still be lightyears behind Frankfurt.

Skylinewise Frankfurt is on the same Level as the largest European Citys.
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Old February 17th, 2017, 06:05 PM   #10627
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189.9 m
Any height increase? I thought it was 185 m tall.
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Old February 17th, 2017, 06:17 PM   #10628
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Old February 17th, 2017, 06:56 PM   #10629
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You have missed two towers in Manchester which are U/C and the fact that more will come this year too.



I am not sure if there is clear winner here, especially at current moment.



Again, we are comparing Frankfurt to Manchester which is much better comparison than trying to compare London to Frankfurt which are in different leagues.


Can you tell me what towers I'm missing? Curious which one I've missed.
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Old February 17th, 2017, 10:41 PM   #10630
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Can you tell me what towers I'm missing? Curious which one I've missed.
All info is in this post: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showpo...postcount=3367
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Old February 17th, 2017, 10:50 PM   #10631
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Frankfurt completely outclasses Manchester in every aspects, even if there were 20 Towers UC at this Moment in Manchester the City would still be lightyears behind Frankfurt.

Skylinewise Frankfurt is on the same Level as the largest European Citys.
Every aspect? I hope you are talking here about skyline really
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Old February 17th, 2017, 11:08 PM   #10632
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Manchester is probably better at football. Anyways Manchester is better compared to cities like Leipzig or Essen. Yea i think Essen is pretty similar.
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Old February 17th, 2017, 11:29 PM   #10633
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Manchester is probably better at football. Anyways Manchester is better compared to cities like Leipzig or Essen. Yea i think Essen is pretty similar.
Education, art, entertaiment, shopping, sport... the only few things Frankfurt is better now are hotels, but Manchester is catching up pretty fast with more than 1000 rooms U/C and airport, again this is changing rapidly.
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Old February 17th, 2017, 11:47 PM   #10634
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Old February 17th, 2017, 11:55 PM   #10635
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Every aspect? I hope you are talking here about skyline really
Come on, Frankfurt is classified as an alpha global/world city, in one league with cities such as Los Angeles, Chicago, Toronto, Moscow...
Manchester is a beta global/world city, in one league with cities such as Stuttgart, Oslo, Vancouver, Auckland...

If you aren't aware of the global/world city ranking: It ranks cities by their economic, political and cultural clout:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_city

Now, don't be upset. Manchester might not be in a league with Frankfurt but London is actually next to New York the only alpha ++ city in the world.
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Old February 18th, 2017, 12:56 AM   #10636
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Come on, Frankfurt is classified as an alpha global/world city, in one league with cities such as Los Angeles, Chicago, Toronto, Moscow...
Manchester is a beta global/world city, in one league with cities such as Stuttgart, Oslo, Vancouver, Auckland...

If you aren't aware of the global/world city ranking: It ranks cities by their economic, political and cultural clout:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_city

Now, don't be upset. Manchester might not be in a league with Frankfurt but London is actually next to New York the only alpha ++ city in the world.
Of course I aware about this ranking, I am here since 2004

However that ranking is now about 3 years old and base for that rating is more that 12 years old and Manchester just started to appear on various rankings. It's also started to outperform Frankfurt on few: http://www.jll.co.uk/united-kingdom/...Top12-2016.pdf

This actually shows things happening right now, not in the past and not in the future.
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Old February 18th, 2017, 02:41 AM   #10638
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London has the best architecture ... no doubts.
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Old February 18th, 2017, 02:45 AM   #10639
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On these pages I can see lots and lots of FANBOYS who only see what they want to see....


The Frankfurters like the franfort..


The russianns like Moscow .. ect


it is a shame


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Old February 18th, 2017, 03:48 AM   #10640
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Personally, I like each city in a different way. Cities and countries have to say 'something', and architecture is just one of the languages of human nature. Italy, France, Germany, UK, Russia... have different architectures symbolizing the past. But today architecture is almost silimar everywhere: maybe this underline that the world is slowly becoming a place with no more boundaries. In the future, aliens like ET will be the real neighbours.
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