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View Poll Results: Which skyscraper looks better?
US. Bank Tower (Los Angeles) 71 77.17%
UOB Centre (Singapore) 21 22.83%
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Old November 13th, 2005, 07:18 AM   #1
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US Bank Tower (LA) VS. UOB Centre (Singapore)

Which skyscraper looks better? The US. Bank Tower in Los Angeles or the UOB Centre in Singapore?

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Old November 13th, 2005, 07:43 AM   #2
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They are similiar, what with the square windows on a fairly bland facade, although that pic you've chosen for UOB is awfully flattering - this one would be more typical wouldn't it?



Canada Trust Tower (Toronto) also has a similar facade to these two:

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Old November 13th, 2005, 08:08 AM   #3
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US Bank looks better.
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Old November 13th, 2005, 02:31 PM   #4
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US Bank, though I like all three (with TD Canada Trust Tower).
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Old November 13th, 2005, 07:02 PM   #5
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US Bank L.A.
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Old November 14th, 2005, 01:24 AM   #6
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Wow, they really do look alike!! one is a squared version, the other round.. Im a little more partial to the round one (US Bank Tower), and no, its not because of a bias being that I live here in Los Angeles..

How tall is the UOB tower in Singapore?
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Old November 14th, 2005, 06:27 AM   #7
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The UOB tower in Singapore is 280 meters, the maximum height for any skyscraper in Singapore. The US Bank Tower would be much taller than that.
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Old November 14th, 2005, 06:38 AM   #8
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Quote:
Originally Posted by WANCH
The UOB tower in Singapore is 280 meters, the maximum height for any skyscraper in Singapore. The US Bank Tower would be much taller than that.
Thanks to SSP:

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Old November 15th, 2005, 05:49 AM   #9
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UOB looks nicer.
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Old November 15th, 2005, 08:46 PM   #10
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I like 'em round.
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Old November 18th, 2005, 09:43 AM   #11
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Old November 18th, 2005, 11:23 PM   #12
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Old November 20th, 2005, 09:46 AM   #13
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It's strange..even they look nothing alike, they look exactly alike. UOB would look perfect in downtown LA.
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Old November 20th, 2005, 11:45 AM   #14
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US Bank Tower is the less offensive of the two.
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Old November 20th, 2005, 02:02 PM   #15
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UOB would look perfect for downtown LA but it also look perfect in Singapore as well. The UOB centre blends well with the OUB Centre but not The Republic Plaza.
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Old November 21st, 2005, 08:21 PM   #16
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UOB Plaza for me as it looks more refined. If you see it in real life, it is actually really slim.



and it looks spectacular at night in a classy and elegant manner.


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Old November 23rd, 2005, 11:50 AM   #17
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Old November 23rd, 2005, 12:38 PM   #18
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I didn't like the US Bank Tower when I saw it in LA. It dominated the skyline but looked dull on some angles. Plus UOB has a spawn, mini-OUB. I like the sharp corners, giving it the 'edge', Library Tower looked more residential.
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Old November 23rd, 2005, 09:47 PM   #19
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Old December 7th, 2006, 05:55 AM   #20
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The only thing I can say is US Bank Tower fits LA's skyline and best for the city's tallest.
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