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Old September 4th, 2013, 05:59 PM   #16501
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while here in Beijing they keep building crappy buildings (even the u/c Zhongguo Zun is not that great , its just tall )
There are lots of great buildings going up in Beijing, not just tall towers, the lowrise and midrise buildings are great too.
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Old September 4th, 2013, 09:44 PM   #16502
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and that new observation tower
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Old September 4th, 2013, 10:04 PM   #16503
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Yes, for instance.
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Old September 4th, 2013, 10:54 PM   #16504
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Why the office space between the hotel and the 'Belt'?
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Old September 4th, 2013, 11:11 PM   #16505
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Why the office space between the hotel and the 'Belt'?
For the .00001%
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Old September 5th, 2013, 12:36 AM   #16506
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See the latest images of the Shanghai Tower when it reached 580 meters in height in early August 2013.

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These and other pics/images are on the Flickr studio page of Marshall Strabala, Chief Architect of the Shanghai Tower at:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/archite...57623881091573
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Old September 5th, 2013, 01:24 AM   #16507
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Thanks!!!

End of the core here is more clear visible.

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Old September 5th, 2013, 03:24 AM   #16508
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There are lots of great buildings going up in Beijing, not just tall towers, the lowrise and midrise buildings are great too.
Beijing is a traditional city so they dont build hight buildings...
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Old September 5th, 2013, 05:08 AM   #16509
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and that new observation tower
Yeah the white elephant tower. Love it!
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Old September 5th, 2013, 07:26 AM   #16510
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So the last 3F of core will be inside the steel base for the crown.

Core is at 124F.
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Old September 5th, 2013, 08:39 AM   #16511
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Beijing is a traditional city so they dont build hight buildings...
China Zun at 1732 ft isn't considered high ? Well only in China then.
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Old September 5th, 2013, 09:06 AM   #16512
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China Zun at 1732 ft isn't considered high ? Well only in China then.
But beijing hasnt got as many as hongkong,shenzhen or shanghai
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Old September 5th, 2013, 09:06 AM   #16513
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Beijing is a traditional city so they dont build hight buildings...
If you want to quote a traditional city in China, go to Hangzhou or Xi'an. Beijing has very few historic features except its structure.
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Old September 5th, 2013, 09:09 AM   #16514
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Hard to believe that Shanghai tower is already almost 100 m taller than the SWFC.
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Old September 5th, 2013, 02:24 PM   #16515
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The height difference is already clearly visible and it will increase quite a bit.
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Old September 5th, 2013, 02:33 PM   #16516
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Shanghai tower is in the second pic, sorry the three pictures are stitched together.

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Old September 5th, 2013, 03:46 PM   #16517
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those pictures are simply Jaw Dropping!!!
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Old September 5th, 2013, 04:25 PM   #16518
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I love the cilindrical loop, very futurist and scientific.
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Old September 5th, 2013, 05:13 PM   #16519
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If you want to quote a traditional city in China, go to Hangzhou or Xi'an. Beijing has very few historic features except its structure.
I have been to both of them ,but exept a lake and few temples there is not much else..beijing has more...but hangzhou is still beautiful
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Old September 5th, 2013, 07:44 PM   #16520
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These are a few more of the latest architectural renderings of the Shanghai Tower, as seen on Chief Architect Marshall Strabala's Flickr page.

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See many more great Shanghai Tower images at:
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