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Old July 31st, 2007, 05:27 PM   #621
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The pic from John Hancock reminded me of something. Last time I was at Sears it seemed like this building might actually block Hancock from that view.
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Old July 31st, 2007, 05:36 PM   #622
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Seems like fast progress now since i last looked before my holiday 2 1/2 weeks ago.
Thanks for the update
yes, it is making a good progress now.
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Old July 31st, 2007, 09:20 PM   #623
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I guess the neighbor's windows will soon be useless!
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Old July 31st, 2007, 09:55 PM   #624
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amazing how close they get isnt it?
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Old July 31st, 2007, 10:04 PM   #625
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the columns are so close theres no room for error
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Old August 1st, 2007, 12:07 AM   #626
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amazing how close they get isnt it?
absolutely, but i guess in such a dense city like Chicago ( or also NY ) it is nothing special or?
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Old August 1st, 2007, 12:15 AM   #627
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absolutely, but i guess in such a dense city like Chicago ( or also NY ) it is nothing special or?
yea this is the way it is. but even more amazing for such a LARGE building.
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Old August 1st, 2007, 12:16 AM   #628
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hahaa....just think...5 inches away is supertall...and u can just reach out and touch it....lol
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Old August 1st, 2007, 01:51 PM   #629
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surely adding the cladding in such a tight gap poses problems for overweight construction workers.... (in a 5 inch gap over weight is 3 stone or more :P) but seriously.... how do they get the glass in there
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Old August 1st, 2007, 02:22 PM   #630
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surely adding the cladding in such a tight gap poses problems for overweight construction workers.... (in a 5 inch gap over weight is 3 stone or more :P) but seriously.... how do they get the glass in there

it will probably be a plain firewall.
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Old August 1st, 2007, 02:56 PM   #631
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There's the firewall
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Old August 1st, 2007, 10:51 PM   #632
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cheers for the update.
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Old August 3rd, 2007, 05:47 AM   #633
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Old August 3rd, 2007, 06:08 AM   #634
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The skyline is going to look nice with that tower
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Old August 4th, 2007, 02:53 AM   #635
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I dont think that theres really much to do in like the loop but eveythings on the mag mile i would still stay at the shang shang.....um yeah that hotel though even though thats like one or two or five blocks(so much walking). on what floors are the hotel on?
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Old August 7th, 2007, 12:14 AM   #636
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thanx for the pic...show the firewall in which i didnt pay attention to the first 1000x i looked at it....llol
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Old August 7th, 2007, 01:44 PM   #637
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I guess the neighbor's windows will soon be useless!
Thats something that we NEVER could have built in Germany.
It wouldn't be allowed to cover only one window.
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Old August 7th, 2007, 07:34 PM   #638
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this building is slow
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Old August 7th, 2007, 09:56 PM   #639
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"It wouldn't be allowed to cover only one window."

indeed, i guess so also
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Old August 7th, 2007, 11:28 PM   #640
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you need to be a good crane driver in that tight space
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