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Old March 11th, 2010, 11:16 PM   #2381
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Agreed.

The steel work is going slow in comparison to the core. Catch up!
the core box rises as a separate entity then surrounding steel frame.
the core can keep going up to full height if it wants.

heres a building in perth a few years ago. the core actually reached full height before floors were constructed.
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Old March 11th, 2010, 11:37 PM   #2382
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Interesting
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Old March 11th, 2010, 11:53 PM   #2383
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the core box rises as a separate entity then surrounding steel frame.
the core can keep going up to full height if it wants.

heres a building in perth a few years ago. the core actually reached full height before floors were constructed.
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looks like more than a "few" years ago, probably mid-70's.
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Old March 12th, 2010, 05:22 AM   #2384
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Classic car meet up - faded retro photo look?
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Old March 12th, 2010, 08:21 AM   #2385
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sounds nice
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Old March 12th, 2010, 03:37 PM   #2386
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Old March 12th, 2010, 04:10 PM   #2387
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the core box rises as a separate entity then surrounding steel frame.
the core can keep going up to full height if it wants.

heres a building in perth a few years ago. the core actually reached full height before floors were constructed.
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not in this case because none of cranes are attached to the core
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Old March 13th, 2010, 01:03 AM   #2388
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What the name of the tower next to it with the red crane???
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Old March 13th, 2010, 01:34 AM   #2389
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That's the London Bridge House. It's being demolished to be replaced by the 'Baby Shard', a more modern office building matching the Shard.
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Old March 13th, 2010, 03:41 AM   #2390
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the core box rises as a separate entity then surrounding steel frame.
the core can keep going up to full height if it wants.

heres a building in perth a few years ago. the core actually reached full height before floors were constructed.
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Allendale Square

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Old March 13th, 2010, 05:14 AM   #2391
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The cores of Marina City in Chicago also reached full height before the rest off the frame caught up.
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Old March 13th, 2010, 08:36 AM   #2392
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Ah! the corn on the cob buildings.
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Old March 13th, 2010, 12:33 PM   #2393
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Back to the progress on site .

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A few pics of the steelwork from today...















The steel construction is coming up nicely!
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Old March 13th, 2010, 04:08 PM   #2394
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Good to see more flooring going on . The steel work is getting more interesting.
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Old March 13th, 2010, 11:12 PM   #2395
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Indeed.
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Old March 14th, 2010, 12:48 AM   #2396
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Overall the tower is progressing very well
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Old March 14th, 2010, 01:45 AM   #2397
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oh wow, theyre actually building this thing (sorry been living under a rock). awesome. cant wait.
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Old March 14th, 2010, 07:00 AM   #2398
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if the core is up the rest should move quicker imo
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Old March 14th, 2010, 09:06 AM   #2399
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Amazing progress. Looking good.
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The core can be seen from many places.

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