daily menu » rate the banner | guess the city | one on oneforums map | privacy policy | DMCA | news magazine | posting guidelines

Go Back   SkyscraperCity > World Development News Forums > General Urban Developments > DN Archives



Global Announcement

As a general reminder, please respect others and respect copyrights. Go here to familiarize yourself with our posting policy.


Reply

 
Thread Tools
Old July 13th, 2009, 02:49 AM   #6241
nautica17
Registered User
 
nautica17's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: EU
Posts: 176
Likes (Received): 0

Such a beautiful building; I can't get enough of it.
nautica17 no está en línea   Reply With Quote

Sponsored Links
Old July 13th, 2009, 02:59 AM   #6242
fozzy
Registered User
 
fozzy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: leeds
Posts: 1,209
Likes (Received): 82

Fantastic building and a real assett to Chicago's great skyline.
fozzy no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 17th, 2009, 02:44 AM   #6243
i_am_hydrogen
muted
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Chicago
Posts: 7,080
Likes (Received): 203

Taken on 7/11:
image hosted on flickr


large version
__________________
flickrgallery
i_am_hydrogen no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 26th, 2009, 07:47 AM   #6244
i_am_hydrogen
muted
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Chicago
Posts: 7,080
Likes (Received): 203

image hosted on flickr
__________________
flickrgallery
i_am_hydrogen no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 26th, 2009, 11:53 AM   #6245
Tith01ny
Registered User
 
Tith01ny's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Auckland
Posts: 629
Likes (Received): 127

Trump Tower is an amazing building
Some really cool photos of it too!
About time Chicago got another supertall
Tith01ny no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 26th, 2009, 07:21 PM   #6246
erbse
LIBERTINED
 
erbse's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: McLenBurg
Posts: 43,251
Likes (Received): 57953

Is the TT completely finished already?


On some photos I've seen it looked like they're still working on some parts.
__________________
GET FREE!
D W F


🔥 Tradition doesn't mean to look after the ash, but to keep the flame alive! 🔥
erbse no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 26th, 2009, 07:29 PM   #6247
Metalus
Registered User
 
Metalus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Chicago
Posts: 102
Likes (Received): 1

Quote:
Originally Posted by erbse View Post
Is the TT completely finished already?


On some photos I've seen it looked like they're still working on some parts.
The base by the waterfront still has another month or two till completion.
Metalus no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 27th, 2009, 01:16 AM   #6248
harryc
Registered User
 
harryc's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Oak Park, Il
Posts: 2,099
Likes (Received): 375

From Oak Park

From the West Side

and a bit closer






July 14








July 16


Crane competeing with spire - the honest funtcional element overwhelming the decoration, and providing a constantly varying top as it travels around endlessly.


July 20
__________________
Harry C --- Picassa ---- Web Shots

“War is where the young and stupid are tricked by the old and bitter into killing each other.”

--Niko Bellic
harryc no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 27th, 2009, 05:53 AM   #6249
ChicagoismynewBlog
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Chicago
Posts: 82
Likes (Received): 0

Wow, the landscaping is so lush it looks like it's been growing there for years.

ChicagoismynewBlog no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 27th, 2009, 05:53 AM   #6250
spyguy
Expert
 
spyguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Chicago
Posts: 6,916
Likes (Received): 97

A view of the park/plaza/riverwalk under construction from above


Louise Berry/ flickr
spyguy no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 27th, 2009, 06:09 AM   #6251
oliver999
starwar
 
oliver999's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Posts: 6,136
Likes (Received): 1134

nice.......................amazing
__________________
项羽问:怎么样?
骑兵们敬佩地回答:和大王说的一样!
oliver999 no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 27th, 2009, 06:29 AM   #6252
i_am_hydrogen
muted
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Chicago
Posts: 7,080
Likes (Received): 203

image hosted on flickr
__________________
flickrgallery
i_am_hydrogen no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 27th, 2009, 11:36 AM   #6253
erbse
LIBERTINED
 
erbse's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: McLenBurg
Posts: 43,251
Likes (Received): 57953

As great as the Trump is - the superiority of classical skyscraper architecture is obvious, if you compare it to the Wrigley Building next to it.
__________________
GET FREE!
D W F


🔥 Tradition doesn't mean to look after the ash, but to keep the flame alive! 🔥
erbse no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 27th, 2009, 11:39 AM   #6254
christos-greece
Moderator!
 
christos-greece's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 173,937
Likes (Received): 240870

image hosted on flickr

http://www.flickr.com/photos/donalone/3760735572/
__________________
Urban Showcase: Athens Kalamata Trikala Thessaloniki
Cityscapes: Paris Barcelona Dubai, U.A.E. Monte Carlo, Monaco
General photography: Castles of France - Chateau de France and, since May of '08: Greece!
christos-greece no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 27th, 2009, 11:47 AM   #6255
bains1971
ताज़ा समाचार
 
bains1971's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 631
Likes (Received): 5

Nice pictures, great experience.
__________________
The Athletes' Village for the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi has been officially opened and described as "better than the Beijing Olympics" by Craig Hunter, the Chef de Mission for England's team.
The dates for the Games are 3 - 14 October 2010, inclusive of the Opening and Closing Ceremonies. Weather wise the city experiences an October mean temperature of a minimum 17.2 degrees centigrade and maximum 31.3 degrees centigrade with humidity ranging from 31 to 78% for the October and November months.
Punjab Aviation in India
bains1971 no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 27th, 2009, 01:24 PM   #6256
Eric Offereins
The only way is up
 
Eric Offereins's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Rotterdam
Posts: 68,643
Likes (Received): 28195

Quote:
Originally Posted by ChicagoismynewBlog View Post
Wow, the landscaping is so lush it looks like it's been growing there for years.

yes, they did a good job there.
Eric Offereins no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 28th, 2009, 03:11 PM   #6257
GuiH
Leão do Norte
 
GuiH's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Recife
Posts: 222
Likes (Received): 2

looks good...
__________________
Guilherme Melo

[i]Não há nada de errado com aqueles que não
gostam de política, simplesmente serão
governados por aqueles gostam.
GuiH no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 30th, 2009, 06:22 AM   #6258
CrazyAboutCities
Registered User
 
CrazyAboutCities's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Seattle, Washington
Posts: 8,549
Likes (Received): 240

I love the landscape! I think it is very classy!
CrazyAboutCities no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 31st, 2009, 12:08 PM   #6259
Shmack
Surfin' bird
 
Shmack's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Daly City
Posts: 183
Likes (Received): 9

It fits in the landscape so perfectly!
__________________

Aprendimos a quererte
desde la historica altura
donde el sol de tu bravura
le puso cerco a la muerte.
Shmack no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old July 31st, 2009, 12:48 PM   #6260
christos-greece
Moderator!
 
christos-greece's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 173,937
Likes (Received): 240870

image hosted on flickr

http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/3773302003/

image hosted on flickr

http://www.flickr.com/photos/amelia2989/3769570150/
__________________
Urban Showcase: Athens Kalamata Trikala Thessaloniki
Cityscapes: Paris Barcelona Dubai, U.A.E. Monte Carlo, Monaco
General photography: Castles of France - Chateau de France and, since May of '08: Greece!
christos-greece no está en línea   Reply With Quote


Reply

Tags
adrian smith, chicago, donald trump, trump, trump tower

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Related topics on SkyscraperCity


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 05:02 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Feedback Buttons provided by Advanced Post Thanks / Like (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

SkyscraperCity ☆ In Urbanity We trust ☆ about us | privacy policy | DMCA policy

Hosted by Blacksun, dedicated to this site too!
Forum server management by DaiTengu