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Old October 13th, 2008, 07:08 AM   #1041
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I had been hoping that the diamond pattern would be integrated into the skin design, like 30 Mary Axe in London, but it looks to barely visible under the glass...
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Old October 14th, 2008, 07:28 AM   #1042
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maybe it's part of the main tower it looks a little like they connect when looking at the first and the fourth pictures posted on this page.
yes,the lower building is accessorial building of west tower.
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Old October 17th, 2008, 07:21 PM   #1043
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Old October 17th, 2008, 07:24 PM   #1044
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I had been hoping that the diamond pattern would be integrated into the skin design, like 30 Mary Axe in London, but it looks to barely visible under the glass...
Well it's much subtler effect than 30SMA but you still read it. I like it
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Old October 20th, 2008, 02:51 AM   #1045
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Old October 20th, 2008, 12:40 PM   #1046
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Nice skyline shots Taipei Walker, me likes!
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Old October 20th, 2008, 01:03 PM   #1047
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Could it be possible that this tower will be the tallest free standing structure in the world for a short time?
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Old October 20th, 2008, 01:27 PM   #1048
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emmmm no Tom, there is a building in Dubai already over 700m tall......and some finished tower called CN tower which is 120m taller than this will be.
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Old October 20th, 2008, 01:33 PM   #1049
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I had been hoping that the diamond pattern would be integrated into the skin design, like 30 Mary Axe in London, but it looks to barely visible under the glass...
I agree, but still it looks pretty good.
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Old October 20th, 2008, 01:49 PM   #1050
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Could it be possible that this tower will be the tallest free standing structure in the world for a short time?
Do you mean the TV tower? this is West Tower!
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Old October 20th, 2008, 07:26 PM   #1051
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Could it be possible that this tower will be the tallest free standing structure in the world for a short time?
you're probably talking about the TV tower, but i see chances BD will top out before the TV Tower
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Old October 20th, 2008, 07:37 PM   #1052
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you mean topping out of the TV tower's spire?
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Old October 20th, 2008, 07:39 PM   #1053
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of course
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Old October 22nd, 2008, 02:10 PM   #1054
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Old October 22nd, 2008, 04:58 PM   #1055
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Wow! The cladding is coming up really fast!
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Old October 22nd, 2008, 08:27 PM   #1056
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why do they have the gaps between the glass ,then fill in afterwards, why not fill as they go up ?
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Old October 22nd, 2008, 08:33 PM   #1057
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that are the mechanical floors , you could see the same at the Burj Dubai
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Old October 22nd, 2008, 08:58 PM   #1058
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yea, theyre leaving all fans without that critical piece of information till like the end.

How the mechanical floor look like will determine whether this building looks crappy or magnificant
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Old October 22nd, 2008, 10:38 PM   #1059
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cheers
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Old October 23rd, 2008, 01:40 AM   #1060
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great shots fog!
worked out current height floor 75 or 342m or as high as Trunp tower or john hancock


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