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Old October 26th, 2007, 02:37 AM   #2021
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From SSP, the show is on TONIGHT at 9 PM
great shot cbotnyse. is anyone going to record it ?
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Old October 26th, 2007, 03:19 AM   #2022
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thanks. I also caught this one. Thats Trump on the left and 300 N. LaSalle on the right in the background.

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Old October 26th, 2007, 03:23 AM   #2023
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current progress

from seeing recent updates. there curently working on the last floor before the setback occurs

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Old October 26th, 2007, 05:05 AM   #2024
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what channel
It's on the radio 720 AM but you can stream it from their website here:
http://www.wgnradio.com/

It's on from 9-11 PM CDT so you still have time.
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Old October 26th, 2007, 12:09 PM   #2025
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The kind of "nails" are shear studs used in composite structures (steel/concrete) as connectors. There are also some sockets for reinforcements / post-tensioned bars or perhaps for post-tensioned cables.
sorry i wasn't clear... i mean... what the hell are those panels used for?
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Old October 27th, 2007, 05:08 AM   #2026
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FYI: The Trump Tower Build it Bigger special is on right now (9PM - 10PM) on The Science Channel.
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Old October 27th, 2007, 07:42 AM   #2027
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Will there be a huge wait at the next setback like last time?
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Old October 27th, 2007, 07:51 AM   #2028
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^ A few weeks. Taken a couple weeks ago:


Mather up close:

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Old October 27th, 2007, 08:53 AM   #2029
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^ from that night shot it looks like they've already done allot of interior work? Is that the case or am I just seeing things?
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Old October 27th, 2007, 05:43 PM   #2030
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A few more shots from 10/21.2007



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Old October 27th, 2007, 07:30 PM   #2031
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A skyscraper can't get any prettier.. The cladding is unbelievable beautiful. Love those night shots!
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Old October 27th, 2007, 10:48 PM   #2032
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^ from that night shot it looks like they've already done allot of interior work? Is that the case or am I just seeing things?
Yeah, they have. It opens in December.
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Old October 27th, 2007, 11:05 PM   #2033
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hotel opens in December, just to clear it up for anyone
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Old October 27th, 2007, 11:11 PM   #2034
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Will there be a huge wait at the next setback like last time?
yes, because it's a complicated part of the tower and it requires alot more rebar to transfer the loads to other parts of the tower to the foundation
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Old October 28th, 2007, 12:15 AM   #2035
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^ from that night shot it looks like they've already done allot of interior work? Is that the case or am I just seeing things?
Yea man looks like sheetrock is alrady hung.
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Old October 28th, 2007, 06:13 PM   #2036
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Old October 28th, 2007, 06:24 PM   #2037
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great shot BVictor1
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Old October 28th, 2007, 06:49 PM   #2038
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yes, and the color is very beautiful i think
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Old October 28th, 2007, 08:54 PM   #2039
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Yes, in the photo looks like is more bigger than the IBM Building.
Great photos and great progress!
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Old October 28th, 2007, 11:31 PM   #2040
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thats my new desktop backround, awesome pic BVictor
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