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Old March 7th, 2008, 03:19 AM   #541
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The cladding is moving up
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Old March 7th, 2008, 05:06 AM   #542
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i like this tower a lot better with the facade going up. but there are so many buildings with these types of facade. you can really tell glass is coming back full circle.
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Old March 8th, 2008, 08:13 AM   #543
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Old March 8th, 2008, 10:13 AM   #544
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tha clad is moving up fast great pictures
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Old March 9th, 2008, 03:52 AM   #545
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incredible how fast fast the cladding is going up beijing really is full steam ahead
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Old March 9th, 2008, 05:26 AM   #546
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It's amazing how quick is this tower rising day by day.
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Old March 12th, 2008, 09:02 AM   #547
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Never underestimate the potential of the Chinese when national pride is at stake.
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Old March 16th, 2008, 08:38 AM   #548
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Old March 16th, 2008, 12:37 PM   #549
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Facade done by 08/08/08?
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Old March 16th, 2008, 01:34 PM   #550
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much earlier i guess
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Old March 16th, 2008, 03:22 PM   #551
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don't think theres anymore new construction starting around CBD that will not be complete by the time olympics come along and no doubt they'll probably finish the facade within nxt two months
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Old March 16th, 2008, 05:03 PM   #552
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Old March 17th, 2008, 08:22 AM   #553
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[QUOTE=big-dog;19066683](beijingupdates.com)



whats that building in the front of WTC
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Old March 17th, 2008, 08:24 AM   #554
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WTC I&II
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Old March 17th, 2008, 09:19 AM   #555
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Doesn't the sign on the curvey building say "China World Hotel"?
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Old March 17th, 2008, 09:27 AM   #556
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World hotel in World Trade Center

WTC I (1990)
WTC II (1999)
WTCIII (2008)
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Old March 17th, 2008, 11:47 AM   #557
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The Shangri-la China World Hotel
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Old March 18th, 2008, 05:51 AM   #558
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Old March 18th, 2008, 07:15 AM   #559
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amazing pics. thanks.
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Old March 19th, 2008, 01:15 AM   #560
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amazing Beijing, beautiful skyline
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