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View Poll Results: The highest building you have never seen
>400m 231 47.43%
300/400m 128 26.28%
200/299m 77 15.81%
150/199m 28 5.75%
100/149m 15 3.08%
<100m 8 1.64%
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Old August 2nd, 2009, 10:03 PM   #141
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Old August 4th, 2009, 06:48 PM   #142
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the tallest I've seen with my own eyes was burj dubai (808m), but that was in the early construction phase (the tower was about 20-30 floors tall).

if that doesn't count: the next tallest was the CN tower in toronto, the sears tower in chicago and the WTC in nyc.


edit: uh, wait a minute, the title says: the highest building you have NEVER seen ?!
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Old August 5th, 2009, 08:30 PM   #143
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Canadian National Tower is the tallest I've seen, 553 metres.
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Old August 6th, 2009, 12:04 AM   #144
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i dont get this thread? highest buildings i have never seen?
but everybodys posting the highest buildings THEY HAVE seen...
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Old August 6th, 2009, 09:54 AM   #145
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I never saw a building higher than 150 m
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Old August 6th, 2009, 11:42 AM   #146
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Wait a minute, tallest I've NEVER seen? I'd imagine that's the Burj for just about everyone here...

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Old August 6th, 2009, 11:45 AM   #147
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Old August 6th, 2009, 12:37 PM   #148
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I've seen Burj Dubai.....800 and more metres high!
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Old August 6th, 2009, 12:53 PM   #149
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i dont get this thread? highest buildings i have never seen?
but everybodys posting the highest buildings THEY HAVE seen...
Well, the thread question isn't well thought out. The answer would be the Burj Dubai for every person on the planet except people who've seen the Burj Dubai. For those people there is no answer. It makes more sense to list the tallest building you have seen. From that information it follows that you've not seen anything taller.

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Old August 6th, 2009, 02:36 PM   #150
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he/she probable ment EVER instead of NEVER
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Old August 8th, 2009, 06:05 AM   #151
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^ He meant "ever". The person who started this thread was a French, and in french you would say it this way. "Ever" is the same as "never" in this context, it's hard to explain!
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Old August 8th, 2009, 07:01 AM   #152
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Carlton Center (223m), Johannesburg. However, I voted wrong: I was thinking in Mirante do Vale (170m), So Paulo.




Or, I don't know if that counts, Hillbrow Tower (269m), Johannesburg:


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Old August 8th, 2009, 12:15 PM   #153
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Old August 8th, 2009, 04:57 PM   #154
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this thread is abit vague. 'Highest building youve never seen' should just be put as:

'who hasn't seen Burj Dubai yet?'
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Old August 8th, 2009, 04:59 PM   #155
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The highest building I have ever seen is the Jin Mao in Shanghai
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Old August 9th, 2009, 01:01 PM   #156
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tallest i ever seen..
1. petronas tower 451m KL
2. Indosiar tower 405m Jakarta
3. RCTI tower 340m Jakarta
4. Plaza 280m Singapore
5. UOB 280m Singapore
6. Wisma 46 264m Jakarta
7. BCA tower 230m Jakarta
8. The Peak 1 & 2 218m Jakarta
9. Bakrie Tower 216m Jakarta
10. Kempersky Tower 215m Jakarta
and many more
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Old August 10th, 2009, 03:03 PM   #157
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Old August 22nd, 2009, 03:43 PM   #158
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dont rerally get the question

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Old August 22nd, 2009, 08:09 PM   #159
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Ever seen: Ostankino Tower, Moscow (540m)

Never seen (): Burj Dubai, Dubai (818m)
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Old August 22nd, 2009, 08:53 PM   #160
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The tallest building(s) I've seen were the petronas towers in Kuala Lumpur!!
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