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Old July 22nd, 2006, 07:22 PM   #1
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NEW YORK | Bank Of America Tower - One Bryant Park | 366m | 1,200ft | 54 fl | Com

Part 1 found HERE


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Dimensions

2,100,000 total square feet
1,100,000 square feet for Bank of America
1,000,000 square feet of office space above
50,000 square foot reconstructed Henry Miller Theater
945 feet tall, 54 stories
1,200 FEET TALL to the top of the spire

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Pic by andysimo123, 10 July:



Recent pic by Spooky873, 14 July



Recent pics by Carlos, 17 July showing the glass arriving:















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Old July 22nd, 2006, 07:29 PM   #2
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Last posts from Part 1 in regard to Carlito's pics above...

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ooooohhhhhh!!!! glass! i cant wait to see how it looks!
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ladies and gentlemen, this gap has been filled, and glass is going up. full steam ahead bitches.
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fantastic pics.
but glass so early?? burj dubai is over 200m high and has no glass.
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that's right...this is NY where time is MONEY..the lower trading floors and theatre will open much sooner then the rest of the tower.....
Also link to Emporis on the project: Bank of America Tower

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Old July 22nd, 2006, 09:04 PM   #3
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das ging ja schnell
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Old July 22nd, 2006, 10:02 PM   #4
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has construction started
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Old July 22nd, 2006, 10:32 PM   #5
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uhhh, dude?
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Old July 23rd, 2006, 02:54 PM   #6
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has construction started
Groundbreaking was in August 2004
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Old July 23rd, 2006, 04:14 PM   #7
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WTF ??? LOOL
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Old July 23rd, 2006, 09:31 PM   #8
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yes construction has started theyre excavating the hole in my ass.
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Old July 23rd, 2006, 11:39 PM   #9
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Old July 23rd, 2006, 11:54 PM   #10
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went into the city yesterday around noon, kinda shitty out but both NYT and BOA looked good. BOA is the midtown tower that has/will fill a huge gap. just what we need.
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Old July 24th, 2006, 02:03 AM   #11
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i think it would look better if they just left the 2 spires off and raised the height.
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Old July 24th, 2006, 07:12 AM   #12
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im not against that, but NYC is the spire capital.
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Old July 24th, 2006, 07:15 AM   #13
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^ That's true
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Old July 24th, 2006, 08:47 PM   #14
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lowrise portion is done, the tower portion is all thats left now. UP UP UP.

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Old July 24th, 2006, 08:48 PM   #15
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by the end of the year, that view should be filled in by the tower, maybe not completely.
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Old July 25th, 2006, 02:20 AM   #16
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lowrise portion is done, the tower portion is all thats left now. UP UP UP.

great shots guys, hey out of interest, whats the art deco scraper to the right? how tall?
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Old July 25th, 2006, 02:30 AM   #17
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^ thats the art deco "BUSH TOWER" once billed as the tallest mid-block skyscraper in the world!!
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Old July 25th, 2006, 02:43 AM   #18
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lowrise portion is done, the tower portion is all thats left now. UP UP UP.

Isnt there going to be a park on top of the lowrise section? How are they going to do that with the air condioning right there.
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Old July 25th, 2006, 02:52 AM   #19
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CULWALLA:

The building is 147 meters. Here is some info

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bush_Tower
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Old July 25th, 2006, 09:56 AM   #20
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Whoa!!! It's rising incredibly fast!!!!
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