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Old February 16th, 2008, 08:34 PM   #821
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Old February 16th, 2008, 10:04 PM   #822
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This'll look great in summer when the blue skies roll in for a while!
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Old February 17th, 2008, 12:26 PM   #823
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cool update! Thanks!!
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Old February 18th, 2008, 01:30 PM   #824
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New update from skyscrapers.cn on Feb 18







According to the skyscrapers.cn, the construction is going to restart at the end of Feb.
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Old February 18th, 2008, 02:02 PM   #825
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good news
and amazing photos i've never seen the tv tower that close
thanx toddhubert
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Old February 18th, 2008, 04:00 PM   #826
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looks dirty
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Old February 18th, 2008, 07:12 PM   #827
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are going to be some floors??or just empty space between core and facade
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Old February 18th, 2008, 07:53 PM   #828
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there are some floors.
Inside the sightseeing tower there is a group of climate floors with gardens. The functions of different floors will be made according to their different climate districts and the floors will be named after their climate districts.
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Old February 18th, 2008, 09:05 PM   #829
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great picture!!
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Old February 18th, 2008, 11:24 PM   #830
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is that a safety net going around the outside near the top?
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Old February 18th, 2008, 11:32 PM   #831
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yes, but i don't want to fall into it
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Old February 19th, 2008, 12:33 AM   #832
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this about floors is so wird.why didnt build floors with core and will they add floors in this empty hool.could somebody explain me better or some animation????
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Old February 19th, 2008, 12:53 AM   #833
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close up pics are great! building this so fast and only 50m till it tops out?
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Old February 19th, 2008, 02:03 AM   #834
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looks like it can be finished by the end of this year
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Old February 19th, 2008, 02:49 AM   #835
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WOWOW nice update pix

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Old February 19th, 2008, 08:54 AM   #836
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this about floors is so wird.why didnt build floors with core and will they add floors in this empty hool.could somebody explain me better or some animation????
i hope this explains:


Name: Guangzhou TV & Sightseeing Tower
Status: Under Construction
Architect: ARUP Qualification
Construction period: 2005 - 2007/2008


The tower will be 450 meters tall and is known as the Guangzhou TV & Sightseeing Tower. Inside the sightseeing tower there is a group of climate floors with gardens. The functions of different floors will be made according to their different climate districts and the floors will be named after their climate districts.

A large exhibition hall will occupy the first floor while a 3D movie theater of the desert will be situated 95m above the ground level. A prairie garden in the third public floor, 195m above ground level and a tropics quick dining room at 310m. A temperate zone area and a hotel will occupy the fifth floor, 345-350m above ground, while tundra luxurious dining rooms will occupy the sixth floor, 430m above ground level. 450m above ground will a small city square, known as the North Pole Square be. From the roof above the square a antenna will stretch to 610m.

The proposal was one of the three proposal that was approved to the second competition and was finally approved in december. The ground construction started immediately and the tower is currently under construction.
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Old February 19th, 2008, 12:00 PM   #837
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I took these on February 1st.





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Old February 19th, 2008, 12:23 PM   #838
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amazing
when the tower is finished it will be astonishing to have a look down from the top of the tower in foggy days like that day
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Old February 19th, 2008, 03:42 PM   #839
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amazing pics of the fog seems the tower is reaching for the sky
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Old February 19th, 2008, 05:42 PM   #840
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Hey! These r the coolest TV tower pics so far!!
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