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Old May 19th, 2008, 08:24 PM   #3321
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So 6 floors left? Nearly done
really? thats it?
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Old May 19th, 2008, 08:34 PM   #3322
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nope, there will be 13 floors above the setback....just counted in the render. so we've still a bit to go
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Old May 20th, 2008, 01:08 AM   #3323
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nope, there will be 13 floors above the setback....just counted in the render. so we've still a bit to go
so about 20 floors to go.
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Old May 20th, 2008, 03:15 AM   #3324
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Old May 20th, 2008, 03:22 AM   #3325
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80 floors= 298m. core has 81th, thus 302m.
we are now a supertall
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Old May 20th, 2008, 04:19 AM   #3326
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Old May 20th, 2008, 04:21 AM   #3327
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80 floors= 298m. core has 81th, thus 302m.
we are now a supertall
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Old May 20th, 2008, 04:28 AM   #3328
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From lower 400 N LSD ( Chicago Spire site )


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Old May 20th, 2008, 06:22 AM   #3329
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Wow it's looking real good!
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Old May 20th, 2008, 02:20 PM   #3330
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so about 20 floors to go.
ups, i wrote a bit wrong in my post , i meant there will be 43 floors above the setback. that means 13th more to go
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Old May 20th, 2008, 03:01 PM   #3331
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so 13 and we have T/O!? thats like a month
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Old May 20th, 2008, 03:12 PM   #3332
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ok, a bit more than a month
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Old May 20th, 2008, 03:19 PM   #3333
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ok, a bit more than a month
ok maybe I'm a little anxious but I think they've been doing a floor every 5-7 days or so?
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Old May 20th, 2008, 03:25 PM   #3334
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5-7 sounds accurate, so a max of 91 days .....i'm sure it will be less


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Old May 21st, 2008, 01:12 AM   #3335
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the crane drivers cabins are 40m above core, thus 342m, which is approx height of trumps main roof will be

very c00l pix
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Finally it is starting to look tall from different angles. Unbelievable that it is already above 300m and doesn't stick out of the skyline too much. That is Chicago.
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Old May 21st, 2008, 03:13 PM   #3337
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the crane drivers cabins are 40m above core, thus 342m, which is approx height of trumps main roof will be
ah thanks. now I have a perfect visual of how much is left. they need to hurry up and T/O. the cranes are hurting my skyline shots!
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Old May 21st, 2008, 10:13 PM   #3338
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beautiful, I love it! Does this building have any kind of night lights or is it going to stay like that?
I don't know but I think it'll be better without night lights. It doesn't look like that kind of building.
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Old May 22nd, 2008, 04:39 AM   #3339
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Old May 22nd, 2008, 05:15 AM   #3340
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