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Old August 28th, 2007, 11:35 PM   #521
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This is absolutely sensational news.
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Old August 29th, 2007, 01:20 AM   #522
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Excellent, this should be done in 2010
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Old August 29th, 2007, 03:31 AM   #523
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Old August 29th, 2007, 04:21 PM   #524
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I'm so happy about this! I can't wait to see it begin!
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Old August 29th, 2007, 04:26 PM   #525
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this is incredible news...
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Old August 30th, 2007, 11:04 PM   #526
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Quote:
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This is absolutely sensational news.
it is...but will THE Shard be built??
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Old August 30th, 2007, 11:07 PM   #527
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We'll have to wait and see...but this topic isn't about the Shard, it's about the equally fantastic Pinnacle!
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Old August 31st, 2007, 12:22 AM   #528
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Old August 31st, 2007, 05:41 AM   #529
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dude London is awesome
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Old August 31st, 2007, 08:55 PM   #530
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Seeing an Aussie company (well, not for long due to BAM's increased shares) will be involved in its construction, an Australian take on the recent news. From yesterday's daily Australian Financial Review. Multiplex may make up for the Wembley debacle afterall




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Old September 1st, 2007, 04:38 AM   #531
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nice building
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Old September 2nd, 2007, 07:32 PM   #532
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Pics from fitz44 and DarJoLe showing the commotion caused as the crane is erected:

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Old September 3rd, 2007, 01:04 AM   #533
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how tall is this crane?
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Old September 17th, 2007, 09:55 PM   #534
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A quick update from PFarrey -


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Old September 17th, 2007, 11:52 PM   #535
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Excellent news.
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Old September 18th, 2007, 05:22 PM   #536
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Good to see the 'Pinnacle' hoardings up!

You can also see clearly the Heron site at the end of the street.
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Old September 18th, 2007, 07:12 PM   #537
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^ Yeah, it's going to be a skyscraper canyon along there - Tower 42, Heron Tower, Heron Plaza, 99 Bishopsgate, 100 Bishopsgate, Bishopsgate Tower...
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Old September 30th, 2007, 12:21 PM   #538
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I really cant wait for this project.
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Old October 8th, 2007, 05:29 PM   #539
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From Construction News -

Mace have signed up Bachy for the piling work on the Pinnacle. The subcontractor expects to have people on site at Christmas.
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Old October 8th, 2007, 06:05 PM   #540
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