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Old December 8th, 2011, 01:10 PM   #9381
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^ the spires of the shard is meant to be like broken pieces of glass which is basically the meaning of the shard and this tower, no?
Yes of course! I was just referring to those awesome observation decks on the South-Korea tower.
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Old December 8th, 2011, 04:51 PM   #9382
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Old December 8th, 2011, 05:16 PM   #9383
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Old December 8th, 2011, 07:01 PM   #9384
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Such a great building!
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Old December 9th, 2011, 12:20 AM   #9385
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Old December 9th, 2011, 08:54 AM   #9386
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Wow the crown is pretty amazing
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Old December 9th, 2011, 09:54 AM   #9387
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Old December 9th, 2011, 03:27 PM   #9388
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Old December 9th, 2011, 04:10 PM   #9389
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will the glass catch up before they do the very tip ?
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Old December 9th, 2011, 05:17 PM   #9390
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The glass usually catches up later.
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Old December 9th, 2011, 05:26 PM   #9391
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Old December 9th, 2011, 05:28 PM   #9392
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Yes of course! I was just referring to those awesome observation decks on the South-Korea tower.
probably you mean "lotte seoul tower" observation deck
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Old December 9th, 2011, 07:52 PM   #9394
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will the glass catch up before they do the very tip ?
Yes. A mini crane will be hoisted onto the top asap next week (wind permitting) to assist in this.

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Old December 9th, 2011, 08:07 PM   #9395
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Great shots of a great looking building.
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Old December 9th, 2011, 09:11 PM   #9396
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^ the spires of the shard is meant to be like broken pieces of glass which is basically the meaning of the shard and this tower, no?



These renders don't seem to match, the top floors look very different. Which one is the correct one?
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Old December 9th, 2011, 09:44 PM   #9397
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those are different angles. But they very well may be different. :idk:
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Old December 10th, 2011, 12:23 AM   #9398
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icy castle of the Snow Queen. very nice
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Old December 10th, 2011, 12:29 AM   #9399
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It took a lot of years to begin, but now the construction progress goes really fast, almost unbelievable!
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Old December 10th, 2011, 12:34 AM   #9400
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I think it's the upper of those two pictures that's the correction version. The lower one might be an earlier concept?
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