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Old April 25th, 2009, 12:31 PM   #5921
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are they ever gonna sort out the spire..
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Old April 26th, 2009, 06:41 AM   #5922
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Have they set a date for the Grand Opening?
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Old April 26th, 2009, 09:13 AM   #5923
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Old April 26th, 2009, 11:33 AM   #5924
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Have they set a date for the Grand Opening?
there will be no grand opening as far as i know. the hotel on the first 16 floors along with the 16th floor restaurant have been open for quite some time now. condo move ins have started.
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Old April 26th, 2009, 11:49 AM   #5925
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That's quite true... Trump Tower except of the spire is almost complete, so the hotel and the apartments should be occupied now...
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Old April 26th, 2009, 09:10 PM   #5926
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The hotel is open, has been while they were building alot of the tower. I will be staying there in june.
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Old April 27th, 2009, 01:53 AM   #5927
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This tower is awesome... even from the suburb of Maywood I can see it.
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Old April 30th, 2009, 01:51 PM   #5928
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the nice location and very interesting skyscraper
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Old May 1st, 2009, 09:11 AM   #5929
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yeah. what's up with the spire?
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Old May 1st, 2009, 10:53 AM   #5930
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it's shiny - catches the light well.
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Old May 1st, 2009, 11:42 AM   #5931
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The hotel is open, has been while they were building alot of the tower. I will be staying there in june.
And please bring us some interior photos after thank you
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Old May 1st, 2009, 09:41 PM   #5932
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Just wondering - What type of lighting / illumination will this building have at night?

Im thinking it will be hard to lightup the crown because of the type of glass....
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Old May 2nd, 2009, 03:17 AM   #5933
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Old May 2nd, 2009, 10:03 PM   #5934
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Spire is getting cladding as we speak.
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Old May 2nd, 2009, 10:41 PM   #5935
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Spire is getting cladding as we speak.
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Old May 2nd, 2009, 10:50 PM   #5936
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thank god i have been waiting forever for that
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Old May 3rd, 2009, 12:17 AM   #5937
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I could care less about the spire, I want the stupid external elevator removed!
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Old May 3rd, 2009, 01:06 AM   #5938
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I could care less about the spire, I want the stupid external elevator removed!
The skip elevator is also being dismantled.
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Old May 3rd, 2009, 02:39 AM   #5939
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here is a cool shot from BVictor1 of the Spire cladding from SSP:

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They were still doing work on the roof.

The skip is currently being dismanteled.

05/02/09 8:30am
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Old May 3rd, 2009, 10:33 AM   #5940
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they are covering the spire looks sooo great... hope the'll remove the external elevator soon... will look sooo great
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