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Old October 16th, 2005, 03:26 PM   #81
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Few more updates from Pookey taken this morning...







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Old October 17th, 2005, 09:03 AM   #82
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The cores look like they're close to topping out!
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Old October 17th, 2005, 09:17 PM   #83
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cheers for keepin our international friends updated about our great tower EB!
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Old October 17th, 2005, 09:19 PM   #84
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The cores look like they're close to topping out!
Yep only about 2-3 floors to go and even after that theres a 12 meter glass sail which will sit on top.
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Old October 17th, 2005, 09:34 PM   #85
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Yep only about 2-3 floors to go and even after that theres a 12 meter glass sail which will sit on top.
14m actually...
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Old October 17th, 2005, 09:59 PM   #86
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OOOOHHH even better!
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Old October 17th, 2005, 10:31 PM   #87
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Whoa. This thing has come along way since I last checked it out. The facade is awesome.
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Old October 17th, 2005, 10:45 PM   #88
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Was in Manchester yesterday and today. Today we got on the wrong tram and ended up at the G-mex station right next to it. And I can say it looks really really stunning in real-life. The pictures don't do it justice. Although it is quite thin.
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Old October 19th, 2005, 06:02 PM   #89
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Here's a render i did using one of pookeys pics above

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Old October 19th, 2005, 06:46 PM   #90
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That render is incredibly beautiful, congratulations Manchester!
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Old October 20th, 2005, 01:20 AM   #91
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Woohoo go Manchester! I will be studying architecture in Manchester next year, so it kinda feels like my town already hehe
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Old October 20th, 2005, 01:26 AM   #92
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Woohoo go Manchester! I will be studying architecture in Manchester next year, so it kinda feels like my town already hehe
Cool, you'll have a great time studying here
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Old October 20th, 2005, 02:22 PM   #93
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wow this is really looking big now.
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Old November 4th, 2005, 02:23 PM   #94
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Old November 4th, 2005, 03:18 PM   #95
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Looking GREAT! Very exciting looking building!!!!!!!!!!
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Old November 4th, 2005, 03:35 PM   #96
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Looking fabulous!!
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Old November 4th, 2005, 04:02 PM   #97
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nice facade.
very sleek design i like it!
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Old November 4th, 2005, 06:36 PM   #98
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Is it me or has it been at the same stage for the last 2 months?
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Old November 4th, 2005, 06:40 PM   #99
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it's been that height for some time, topped out that is.
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Old November 4th, 2005, 06:44 PM   #100
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But the cladding seems not to have risen much.
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