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Old June 20th, 2007, 03:37 PM   #1021
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It is a very large core though. As height increases I would expect buildings to require much larger cores to withstand the wind. I wonder if this will set a physical height limit for Hong Kong based on available technology?
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Old June 20th, 2007, 04:49 PM   #1022
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Old June 20th, 2007, 05:25 PM   #1023
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I found this from skyscraper.cn ,
from left to right: Jin Mao (SH),IFC(HK),SWFC(SH),ICC(HK),WTC(NYC)
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Old June 20th, 2007, 06:26 PM   #1024
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WWWWOOOOOOOOOOOWWW! The last pic is unreal!
I can assure you, it's quite real.
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Old June 20th, 2007, 06:27 PM   #1025
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Monstrous building.
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Old June 20th, 2007, 08:15 PM   #1026
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Why does ICC core is off-centered??
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Old June 21st, 2007, 10:51 AM   #1027
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^ Compensation for the Core's center of gravity perhaps.
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Old June 21st, 2007, 01:33 PM   #1028
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Old June 21st, 2007, 02:42 PM   #1029
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updates from 久地遊覽:

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Old June 22nd, 2007, 03:09 AM   #1030
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Wow! It is the tallest building in that great cluster! I LOVE the facade.
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Old June 22nd, 2007, 03:17 AM   #1031
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Me too!
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Old June 22nd, 2007, 03:17 AM   #1032
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Old June 22nd, 2007, 01:31 PM   #1033
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some pics from dcfever.com:



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Old June 22nd, 2007, 03:40 PM   #1034
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some pics from dcfever.com:
OMG, that is one of the hottest HK shots ever!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Old June 22nd, 2007, 04:44 PM   #1035
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Wonderful updates!!
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Old June 22nd, 2007, 05:01 PM   #1036
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Old June 22nd, 2007, 09:38 PM   #1037
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thx fatshe, i still can't believe that the ICC is wider than the old WTC. it really doesn't look so
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Old June 22nd, 2007, 11:44 PM   #1038
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This tower is SHINY!!!!!!!!!! :P
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Old June 23rd, 2007, 01:52 AM   #1039
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Looks so nice
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Old June 23rd, 2007, 03:28 AM   #1040
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Great Great, HK is unique.
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