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Old March 1st, 2013, 01:50 PM   #14021
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Possible. High winds coming in off the Desert the past two days and dust storms in other parts of China.

They don't last long, though. 3 hours, a day at most. It's calm and clear here now.
They would be recognizable by the yellow colour.
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Old March 1st, 2013, 07:49 PM   #14022
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no updates for three days, no progress?
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Old March 1st, 2013, 09:15 PM   #14023
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parece que ela não está com o grande progresso que sempre possuiu, a estrutura de aço não está subindo e vejo pouco progresso no cinturão, ela está com algum problema? (talves seja impressao minha )
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Old March 1st, 2013, 11:47 PM   #14024
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parece que ela não está com o grande progresso que sempre possuiu, a estrutura de aço não está subindo e vejo pouco progresso no cinturão, ela está com algum problema? (talves seja impressao minha )
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Old March 2nd, 2013, 01:54 AM   #14025
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Nothing better than seeing a monster rise!


It looks awesome with the cranes and the core exposed
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Old March 2nd, 2013, 02:16 AM   #14026
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Old March 2nd, 2013, 07:23 AM   #14027
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ZZ-II you would probably know is the core higher than swfc, because it looks like the cranes certainly have.
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Old March 2nd, 2013, 10:59 AM   #14028
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Augustão was asking if there have been issues with the building process since it seems to have slowed down, especially the last belt truss.
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Old March 2nd, 2013, 11:03 AM   #14029
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Nope, just Chinese New Year.
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Old March 2nd, 2013, 12:45 PM   #14030
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ZZ-II you would probably know is the core higher than swfc, because it looks like the cranes certainly have.
the cranes definitely are above SWFC already, but not sure about the core. could be it's still a few meters below.
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Old March 2nd, 2013, 01:25 PM   #14031
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Depends on how many meters the core rises evert jump and if it has jumped.
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Old March 2nd, 2013, 01:35 PM   #14032
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Old March 2nd, 2013, 01:41 PM   #14033
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Nice pics from the inside.
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Old March 2nd, 2013, 01:56 PM   #14034
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so around 490m aready. i think the core will be able to top out within this year
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Old March 2nd, 2013, 02:38 PM   #14035
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so around 490m aready. i think the core will be able to top out within this year
It will top out at arround 550m when i remember right, that shouldn't be the problem this year
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Old March 2nd, 2013, 02:48 PM   #14036
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Current height: 471 or 472 m. Between 537-546 m. is last trust belt. 562 m. is top of the concrete core. I do not know what speed to expect.

Still no change on the top
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Old March 2nd, 2013, 06:40 PM   #14037
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so around 490m aready. i think the core will be able to top out within this year
Is it taller that the SWFC yet?
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Old March 2nd, 2013, 07:28 PM   #14038
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been away for a while .didnt realise it was this height yet .in that last pic it didnt look no where near as tall as swfc
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Old March 2nd, 2013, 07:45 PM   #14039
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been away for a while .didnt realise it was this height yet .in that last pic it didnt look no where near as tall as swfc
The last pic was taken from Jin Mao tower. Those are old though.
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Old March 2nd, 2013, 08:55 PM   #14040
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Awesome
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