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Old April 1st, 2011, 03:01 AM   #6841
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Oh, April fool's day, not again...
Ohhh...I didn't think of that.
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Old April 1st, 2011, 04:29 AM   #6842
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This April's fool day messed up my bookmarks!!!
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Old April 1st, 2011, 05:27 AM   #6843
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Old April 1st, 2011, 06:44 AM   #6844
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I was just wondering since when I subscribed to India Tower, and then, nice practical joke
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Old April 1st, 2011, 06:59 AM   #6845
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Not to stray too far off topic. I was wondering what is that white structure next to the SWFC? If I recall wasn't that a parking lot? Does anyone know what they are doing or building there?
yea and what happens to the cars that park there? every pic that has been posted that parking lot is full
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Old April 1st, 2011, 09:23 AM   #6846
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When would that be?
Probably when the low countries were one republic, in an era called The Golden Century.....when we meant something in the world. But, look what it has brought to the world!! Took some time, but the invention of the sotck market and shareholders gave the world very big cities with large and tall buildings, even in (former) communist or socialist countries.
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Old April 1st, 2011, 07:24 PM   #6847
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yea and what happens to the cars that park there? every pic that has been posted that parking lot is full
It's a temporary structure they put up recently to host some event.
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Old April 1st, 2011, 08:05 PM   #6848
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20. More Shanghai Tower. Click to enlarge. In English they call it the Shanghai Tower but the Chinese name translates into Shanghai Center as in Chinese the tower extension appeared to have been already claimed...



21. The four construction cranes are attached to each of the sides of the concrete core. They'll climb up along with the growing core.

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Old April 1st, 2011, 11:43 PM   #6849
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Now we can see the shape and design on the initial floors, nice pics!
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Old April 2nd, 2011, 05:58 AM   #6850
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Hi all.

Great angle.

The top down outside the 'circle' is progressing - I see level B2 ...


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Old April 2nd, 2011, 05:27 PM   #6851
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Old April 3rd, 2011, 01:11 PM   #6852
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Old April 3rd, 2011, 01:32 PM   #6853
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good progress!
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Old April 3rd, 2011, 05:47 PM   #6854
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Old April 3rd, 2011, 07:28 PM   #6855
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You would never have suspected something of this magnitude coming from a firm such as Gensler, hopefully we'll have more projects of this scale on the way from them!
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Old April 3rd, 2011, 07:45 PM   #6856
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what are the yellow and red poles for ?
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Old April 3rd, 2011, 09:18 PM   #6857
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what are the yellow and red poles for ?
They appear to be temporary floor supports.
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Old April 4th, 2011, 01:31 AM   #6858
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the model shows the atria are not quite as open vertically as was first suggested. thats alot of crossbeam...
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Old April 4th, 2011, 11:57 AM   #6859
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the floors are supported by what then the supercolumns and core ?
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Old April 4th, 2011, 04:13 PM   #6860
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