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Old August 11th, 2008, 08:29 AM   #1381
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Old August 11th, 2008, 01:56 PM   #1382
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Looks very impressive!!!!!!!
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Old August 12th, 2008, 05:04 AM   #1383
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thicker than CN tower mate, and no need to worry one bit, those external ribbing outside the core are cross braced therefore giving the structure immense support and safety.
i do know that its safe, but with the difference between the diameters of the top and the waist, it just appears like it might snap :P
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Old August 13th, 2008, 04:25 AM   #1384
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Old August 13th, 2008, 07:20 AM   #1385
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Wow its over the clouds.
Very good photo.
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Old August 13th, 2008, 08:12 PM   #1386
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I wanna see the progress on top but cant do that with cloud covering it!

Nice photo, but I really wanna see cladding progressing on this, as a single panel of glass put on this tower?
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Old August 14th, 2008, 02:14 AM   #1387
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omg, amazing pic!!!
reminds me of a mushroom cloud for some reason...
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Old August 14th, 2008, 04:40 AM   #1388
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I wanna see the progress on top but cant do that with cloud covering it!

Nice photo, but I really wanna see cladding progressing on this, as a single panel of glass put on this tower?
Here it comes,pic from an hour ago
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Old August 14th, 2008, 11:17 PM   #1389
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Is it possible GTVT can increase a little over 610.58 m to impeach the Tokyo Sky Tree have the title of the tallest tower of the world ?
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Old August 15th, 2008, 02:41 AM   #1390
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Oh... no words to describe how wonderful this tower is.
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Old August 15th, 2008, 04:46 PM   #1391
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Is it possible GTVT can increase a little over 610.58 m to impeach the Tokyo Sky Tree have the title of the tallest tower of the world ?
Pagcor tower in phillipines proposed is 655 metres high.
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Old August 15th, 2008, 05:56 PM   #1392
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Pagcor tower in phillipines proposed is 655 metres high.
is there a render for that tower?
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Old August 15th, 2008, 07:19 PM   #1393
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Old August 16th, 2008, 12:04 AM   #1394
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Pagcor tower in phillipines proposed is 655 metres high.
Pagcor not yet U/C
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Old August 17th, 2008, 05:33 PM   #1395
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Old August 18th, 2008, 05:57 AM   #1396
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Old August 18th, 2008, 06:20 AM   #1397
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Old August 18th, 2008, 11:38 AM   #1398
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Is it possible GTVT can increase a little over 610.58 m to impeach the Tokyo Sky Tree have the title of the tallest tower of the world ?
i'm sure that~~According to the latest information(from 2007.6.2)
GTVT is 618 m height ,not 610.58 m..it will higher than new tokyo tower (611 m)..


According to the HIT Harbin Institute of Technology site:(哈尔滨工业大学网页之相关技术参与介绍)(中文Chinese)
http://news.hit.edu.cn/articles/2007/06-21/06163007.htm

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广州新电视塔位于广州市新中轴线和珠江南岸的交汇处,处于市中心区,总建筑高度为618米,建成后为目前世界第一高塔,成为广州市标志性建筑。新电视塔规划总面积为175,458平方米,是一个多功能景观塔,具有广播电视发射、观光、游乐、餐饮、城市建设展示等功能,其中分为5个功能段,分别为海洋区、沙漠带、亚热带、热带雨林区和冰原区。

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Guangzhou New TV Tower in Guangzhou City in the new axis of the south bank of the Pearl River and Interchange, in the town centre, “the building height of 618 meters”, after the completion of the current world's first tower, a landmark building in Guangzhou City. New TV Tower planning a total area of 175,458 square meters, is a multi-functional landscape tower, launching a radio and television, tourism, recreation, dining, urban construction, display, and other functions, which is divided into five functional, the marine areas, respectively, with the desert , Subtropical and tropical rain forest and ice sheet area.

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Old August 18th, 2008, 12:40 PM   #1399
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