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Old January 12th, 2013, 01:25 PM   #13461
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Are there news about the podium? Apart installing the crane, have they started with it in some way?
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Old January 12th, 2013, 02:19 PM   #13462
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Are the cranes officially above the WFC?!
520+

ST : Current height 450 +. With core steel 460+.
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Old January 12th, 2013, 03:28 PM   #13463
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WFC will be overtaken within 2 months.
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Old January 12th, 2013, 03:38 PM   #13464
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great pic! that trio looks so damn awesome already, can't wait until ST is finished

but is still would love to see a 4th super tall/megatall/400m+
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Old January 12th, 2013, 03:58 PM   #13465
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Very nice building! the 4th one could be 1000m tall!
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Old January 12th, 2013, 04:20 PM   #13466
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great pic! that trio looks so damn awesome already, can't wait until ST is finished

but is still would love to see a 4th super tall/megatall/400m+
4 is a bad number in chinese, so they should build 400m+ twins i would say
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Old January 12th, 2013, 04:52 PM   #13467
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4 is a bad number in chinese, so they should build 400m+ twins i would say
why not
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Old January 12th, 2013, 05:24 PM   #13468
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Ehm...... is this OT here?
Just to make clear why I need info about the podium.......

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Old January 12th, 2013, 05:52 PM   #13469
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Not OT, everybody just looks at the top rather than the base.

nice models BTW.
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Old January 12th, 2013, 06:03 PM   #13470
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Ok, so I have to try and T/O before the real thing does........
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Old January 12th, 2013, 10:20 PM   #13471
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bund walk 1 by matteroffact, on Flickr
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Old January 12th, 2013, 11:35 PM   #13472
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520+

ST : Current height 450 +. With core steel 460+.
Core is not above 450m yet
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Old January 13th, 2013, 12:22 AM   #13473
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Kinda mini Tokyo looking[/QUOTE]

That doesn't look like Shanghai to me. Beijing?
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Old January 13th, 2013, 12:35 AM   #13474
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Kinda mini Tokyo looking

That doesn't look like Shanghai to me. Beijing?
yes it is beijing, you can see China WTC. no idea why it was posted though
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Old January 13th, 2013, 12:55 AM   #13475
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Core is not above 450m yet
ops you are right. ST : Current height ~444 . With core steel ~452 m.
One floor is 4.5 m.

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Old January 13th, 2013, 01:57 AM   #13476
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A week ago or so it just overtook jin mao and now already over 450m, that's fast
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Old January 13th, 2013, 07:38 AM   #13477
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Thanks for everyone keeping us updated about the construction of this magificent twisting beast

When is ST due for top out and what is the approximate completion date?
Is it on schedule?
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Old January 13th, 2013, 08:54 AM   #13478
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cranes

Looks like the cranes have jumped in that most recent photo...
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Old January 13th, 2013, 08:56 AM   #13479
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This Way (SWFC - Jin Mao Tower - Shanghai Tower) by Lao An (PhotonMix), on Flickr

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Old January 13th, 2013, 11:37 AM   #13480
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Nice angle of Supertalls in Shanghai
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