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Old January 6th, 2009, 07:58 PM   #1321
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The threat title says 103 floors.
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Old January 6th, 2009, 10:36 PM   #1322
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I like the great view people are going to have at the top of these new supertalls in Guangzhou...visibility .01
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Old January 7th, 2009, 03:08 AM   #1323
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I like the great view people are going to have at the top of these new supertalls in Guangzhou...visibility .01
... Just go back one page and check out some pictures...
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Old January 7th, 2009, 03:48 AM   #1324
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I like the great view people are going to have at the top of these new supertalls in Guangzhou...visibility .01
umm, it depends with the weather. Shouldn't that be obvious?
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Old January 7th, 2009, 03:53 AM   #1325
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... Just go back one page and check out some pictures...
Well the other pictures ina555 posted are all from the same day. The other pictures look clear too, yet they are not from the top of the building.
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Old January 7th, 2009, 11:33 AM   #1326
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The threat title says 103 floors.
Name of project: West Tower, Pearl River New City, Guangzhou, China
Height: 432m
Number of storeys above ground: 104
Plot space: 31,084.96m2
Total floor space: 448,000m2
Total investments: 750 million USD
Date of ground breaking: 26 December 2005
Estimated year of completion: 2009
Functions: offices, hotel, apartments, convention, shopping, sightseeing, culture and entertainment, etc.

maybe the title should be modified
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Old January 7th, 2009, 11:43 AM   #1327
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these informations are from 2005, now we've 2009. IMO the first post should be fixed

and btw...the official site shows 437m ( 437.5m to be correct -> makes 438m in the title ) and 103 floors. http://www.wilkinsoneyre.com/
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Old January 7th, 2009, 01:06 PM   #1328
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yes correct height is 430m to parapet and 437.5m to helipad. also 103floors above grd.
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Old January 7th, 2009, 01:12 PM   #1329
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these informations are from 2005, now we've 2009. IMO the first post should be fixed

and btw...the official site shows 437m ( 437.5m to be correct -> makes 438m in the title ) and 103 floors. http://www.wilkinsoneyre.com/
ohmaybe u r right

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Old January 7th, 2009, 01:21 PM   #1330
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Well the other pictures ina555 posted are all from the same day. The other pictures look clear too, yet they are not from the top of the building.
if u can see the top of the building from ground, u can also see the ground from the top of the building...
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Old January 7th, 2009, 01:53 PM   #1331
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some more following last update






this is taken on 100+floor




this is taken on 60+floor


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Old January 7th, 2009, 03:34 PM   #1332
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fantastic pics!

i like the city!
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Old January 7th, 2009, 04:27 PM   #1333
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you're the man ina555.
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Old January 7th, 2009, 04:56 PM   #1334
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breathtaking!
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Old January 7th, 2009, 05:18 PM   #1335
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by gjl72882, core is around 24th floor now.
I actually can't believe this is the photo from a year ago...

january 4th 2008
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Old January 7th, 2009, 06:01 PM   #1336
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79 floors in one single year, that's what i call SPEED
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Old January 7th, 2009, 06:18 PM   #1337
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Old January 7th, 2009, 07:02 PM   #1338
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I actually can't believe this is the photo from a year ago...

january 4th 2008
indeed! two days per floor
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Old January 7th, 2009, 07:05 PM   #1339
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Old January 8th, 2009, 01:04 PM   #1340
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Fantastic cluster...
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