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Old June 21st, 2005, 07:12 AM   #1
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Shanghai South Railway Station

The huge roof : Diameter=278 m. supported by 54 steal colums.
Construction is nearly completed.










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Old June 21st, 2005, 07:29 AM   #2
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Oh thats the new shanghai south railway station?? no wonder when i used the station 2 weeks ago, it feels like a contruction site to me(the area is under contruction).......
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Old June 21st, 2005, 10:09 AM   #3
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wow !! Quite impressive..
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Old June 21st, 2005, 03:27 PM   #4
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Is that just a renovation of an existing railway station or construction of a new one altogether?
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Old June 21st, 2005, 04:13 PM   #5
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what the ****!! such a design for a RAILWAY station!! Awesome, incredible and almost not to believe...Its sure something different then most designs of railwaystations!
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Old June 22nd, 2005, 07:33 AM   #6
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Quote:
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Is that just a renovation of an existing railway station or construction of a new one altogether?

All New.
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Old June 22nd, 2005, 09:00 AM   #7
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its really amazing. The chinese are really raising the benchmark for quality architecture. good job !
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Old June 22nd, 2005, 11:05 AM   #8
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The inside view is uncredible!
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Old June 25th, 2005, 09:15 AM   #9
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nice project 4 shanghai!!! stunning brand of architecture i should say...
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Old June 26th, 2005, 11:18 AM   #10
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cool!
how many floors?
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Old June 26th, 2005, 11:45 AM   #11
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Djeez!! thats amazing!. coolest railway station ever!.
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Old June 26th, 2005, 01:49 PM   #12
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It looks great although it's not even finished.
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Old June 26th, 2005, 02:35 PM   #13
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Wow, massive!!! Looks great
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There is an existing Shanghai South Railway Station right? This one is being built somewhere else to replace the old one?
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Old June 26th, 2005, 05:32 PM   #15
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that really looks cool!
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Old June 30th, 2005, 12:17 PM   #16
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Very surreal....
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Old June 30th, 2005, 06:40 PM   #17
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There is an existing Shanghai South Railway Station right? This one is being built somewhere else to replace the old one?

Yes.
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Old June 30th, 2005, 06:58 PM   #18
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The location of this train station on Shanghai Tube map (version of year 2020).

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Old June 30th, 2005, 07:29 PM   #19
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Does it remind anyone of Spacemountain at Disneyland Paris?

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Old June 30th, 2005, 07:36 PM   #20
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Impressive station, impressive subway network. You can really see the Chinese are building their way into a modernized country.
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