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Old April 27th, 2009, 06:00 PM   #1801
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me neither. Perhaps its cus the site is restricted to only chinese IPs?
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Old April 28th, 2009, 12:45 PM   #1802
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pics months ago, but they are beautiful, taken on west tower






















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Old April 28th, 2009, 01:08 PM   #1803
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its probaly the camera but CITIC plaza looks literally half the height of west tower from west towr.





will these white columns be painted again? or remain shite.


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Old April 28th, 2009, 01:22 PM   #1804
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Will there be a second Tower, that they become twins? I saw renders with two of this towers.
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Old April 28th, 2009, 01:24 PM   #1805
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yes and that would be an old render. The east tower will be much taller and very different in design/
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Old April 28th, 2009, 04:20 PM   #1806
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will these white columns be painted again? or remain shite.


That's just the first standard coat on the one in front. Compare that with the one after it.

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Old April 28th, 2009, 05:52 PM   #1807
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LOL OMG I didnt realise I said shite, I meant white.

I also said will they be painted AGAIN? I was referring to the white painted columns. Will those shite painted columns be painted again?
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Old April 28th, 2009, 09:37 PM   #1808
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LOL OMG I didnt realise I said shite, I meant white.

I also said will they be painted AGAIN? I was referring to the white painted columns. Will those shite painted columns be painted again?
It will be painted again in shite.
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Old April 29th, 2009, 01:35 AM   #1809
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Old April 29th, 2009, 07:22 AM   #1810
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fantastic panorama of Guangzhou.....
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Old April 29th, 2009, 12:43 PM   #1811
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It will be painted again in shite.
HTH.. I wrote that again... I meant WHITE.. sorry
but pretty funny what u did
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Old April 29th, 2009, 07:42 PM   #1812
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this tower went up so fast! what we could all do with a little bit more ambition!
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Old May 1st, 2009, 01:49 AM   #1813
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Old May 2nd, 2009, 09:22 PM   #1814
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What a city! I wish my own Los Angeles looked like that!
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Old May 3rd, 2009, 12:01 PM   #1815
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How many floors need to become T/O (Topped Out)?
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Old May 3rd, 2009, 01:56 PM   #1816
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No floor anymore, just the helipad which will higher the structure by 8m i think.
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Old May 3rd, 2009, 05:02 PM   #1817
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helipad must surely be lifted by helicopter in parts right? not the whole thing at once.
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Old May 4th, 2009, 12:42 PM   #1818
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wow! you can see almost to HK facing south on that thing..
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Old May 4th, 2009, 01:40 PM   #1819
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That would be 130 km.
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Old May 4th, 2009, 01:52 PM   #1820
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spectacular view from that tower.
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