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Old April 29th, 2013, 03:12 AM   #14661
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every building got its inspiration from something
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Old April 29th, 2013, 06:02 AM   #14662
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Its a holiday today so played around a little

Trying to show the progress. Left hand side is today the 29th April 2013, right hand is 29th September 2012

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Old April 29th, 2013, 06:35 AM   #14663
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^ that's a hell of a lot of progress in 1 year, and it does dwarf 1WTC. Oh, only 7 months, fn incredible .it's taken 7 months to put that beat up fork that went through the garbage disposal one too many times on top of 1WTC.
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Old April 29th, 2013, 06:56 AM   #14664
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I love this building!!
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Old April 29th, 2013, 10:04 AM   #14665
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Here are some pics I took from street level yesterday. ...




And another one of the whole thing. Might be a little too close to SWFC

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Old April 29th, 2013, 10:12 AM   #14666
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never boring to see this progress from first till now
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Old April 29th, 2013, 10:39 AM   #14667
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^ that's a hell of a lot of progress in 1 year, and it does dwarf 1WTC.
And even more amazing considering it's the progress in only seven months
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Old April 29th, 2013, 02:56 PM   #14668
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^ that's a hell of a lot of progress in 1 year, and it does dwarf 1WTC.
Actually, 7 months if i counted correctly

Thanks for the pics lowai, as always!
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Old April 29th, 2013, 03:42 PM   #14669
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DSC_5331 by Matteo Brusaschetto Photo, on Flickr


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Good Morning Shanghai | The Bund by adrisigners, on Flickr


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Shanghai Panorama by shanghaisoundbites, on Flickr
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Old April 29th, 2013, 07:46 PM   #14670
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^ that's a hell of a lot of progress in 1 year, and it does dwarf 1WTC.
shanghai has not beat 1 wtc pinnacle yet but very soon it will.
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Old April 29th, 2013, 10:24 PM   #14671
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so approximately 2 rows of glass per week.
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Old April 30th, 2013, 01:23 AM   #14672
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Old April 30th, 2013, 06:16 AM   #14673
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Shanghi's tower core may grow before NYC decides to attach the rocket on top, and it'll only hold 3rd place for a week or 2. Well maybe never now.
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Old April 30th, 2013, 07:16 AM   #14674
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Nice pics! Reaching to the sky!
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Old April 30th, 2013, 09:43 AM   #14675
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it has become the tallest tower in China now???
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Old April 30th, 2013, 10:11 AM   #14676
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it has become the tallest tower in China now???
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Old April 30th, 2013, 05:40 PM   #14677
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for a short time.
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Old April 30th, 2013, 06:33 PM   #14678
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for a short time.
Until ping an will surpass ST arround 2 years will be gone, so it's not that short i think
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Old April 30th, 2013, 10:17 PM   #14679
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Happy May Day China

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Old May 1st, 2013, 04:28 AM   #14680
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Until ping an will surpass ST arround 2 years will be gone, so it's not that short i think
Well, I think it will still be the best looking supertall in China!
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