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 April 27th, 2013, 09:41 PM   #44841
RaischStudios
Registered User
 
RaischStudios's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Jersey City
Posts: 30
Likes (Received): 106

Moments ago, #316 was raised into place. The Beacon section remains. #USA. Time-Lapse to follow.
RaischStudios no está en línea   Reply With Quote

Sponsored Links
Old April 27th, 2013, 09:41 PM   #44842
Joshua Dodd
Registered User
 
Joshua Dodd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Dallas, Tx
Posts: 1,579
Likes (Received): 1548

New section has been installed onto the spire. We are on the edge now of the last section and beacon!!
Joshua Dodd no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 27th, 2013, 09:46 PM   #44843
wtcforever
higher than 1wtc
 
wtcforever's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: St.petersburg,Florida
Posts: 768
Likes (Received): 684

**** yeah!
__________________

wjfox, LexISguy liked this post
wtcforever no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 27th, 2013, 09:47 PM   #44844
1Filipe1
BANNED
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 887
Likes (Received): 319

yup woo :P
1Filipe1 no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 27th, 2013, 09:56 PM   #44845
spectre000
Moderator
 
spectre000's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: St. Paul
Posts: 7,904
Likes (Received): 5170



1,706 feet tall!

Last edited by spectre000; April 27th, 2013 at 10:03 PM.
spectre000 no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 27th, 2013, 10:02 PM   #44846
wtcforever
higher than 1wtc
 
wtcforever's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: St.petersburg,Florida
Posts: 768
Likes (Received): 684

they might bring the final pieces up today
wtcforever no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 27th, 2013, 10:03 PM   #44847
1Filipe1
BANNED
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 887
Likes (Received): 319

Quote:
Originally Posted by wtcforever View Post
they might bring the final pieces up today
i think so to that article said it would be lifted but not installed monday i think it will be installed because they wouldn't jump the crane for it to just sit on the roof, at least i dont think so
1Filipe1 no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 27th, 2013, 10:12 PM   #44848
usafarid
BANNED
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 245
Likes (Received): 38

someone can tell me now if 1 wtc surpass willis tower antenna ??!!
usafarid no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 27th, 2013, 10:20 PM   #44849
spectre000
Moderator
 
spectre000's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: St. Paul
Posts: 7,904
Likes (Received): 5170

Quote:
Originally Posted by usafarid View Post
someone can tell me now if 1 wtc surpass willis tower antenna ??!!
No. Willis is 1,729 feet.
spectre000 no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 27th, 2013, 10:28 PM   #44850
PMadFlyer
Registered User
 
PMadFlyer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 453
Likes (Received): 371

Quote:
Originally Posted by usafarid View Post
someone can tell me now if 1 wtc surpass willis tower antenna ??!!
Nope, 23' away.
__________________
PMadFlyer no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 27th, 2013, 10:56 PM   #44851
NewYorkSkyline117
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Morris County
Posts: 1,091
Likes (Received): 243

Yes!!
NewYorkSkyline117 no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 27th, 2013, 11:55 PM   #44852
Biagio
BANNED
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: Miami
Posts: 16
Likes (Received): 13

....just jealous about these magnificent workers who participated with pride and passion in the building of that beautiful landmark .
God bless them
Cod bless New York
God bless America
Biagio no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 27th, 2013, 11:56 PM   #44853
Kanto
Roof height crusader
 
Kanto's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: S-4, Papoose Lake
Posts: 5,925
Likes (Received): 3546

Awesome news I've updated my diagram, the new section is so thin that the current status is visible in it only when zoomed in

Roof height used below

__________________
The Outbreak: A free browser online strategy game. Build up your town and compete with other towns economicaly and militarily.
http://www.the-outbreak.com/

HRP4Life, wjfox liked this post
Kanto no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 28th, 2013, 12:06 AM   #44854
Wbino49
Registered User
 
Wbino49's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: NJ..I know...
Posts: 285
Likes (Received): 246

I got a feeling the beacon will be lit for the first time forth of July.
Wbino49 no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 28th, 2013, 12:08 AM   #44855
StrongIsland
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: NYC
Posts: 717
Likes (Received): 282

^Im going with Memorial Day
__________________

NewYorkSkyline117 liked this post
StrongIsland no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 28th, 2013, 12:31 AM   #44856
1Filipe1
BANNED
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 887
Likes (Received): 319

they talked about the beacon being placed on monday on cnn..can't wait for monday
__________________

Kanto liked this post
1Filipe1 no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 28th, 2013, 01:10 AM   #44857
Chibears85
MEOW!
 
Chibears85's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Denver, CO
Posts: 728
Likes (Received): 669

We are now at 1,706 feet or 520 meters.
__________________
CLICK HERE TO SEE MY NEW YORK CITY PHOTO THREAD TO REQUEST PICTURES OR SEE AMAZING PICTURES!
Favorite Tower: One World Trade Center...

Kanto liked this post
Chibears85 no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 28th, 2013, 01:24 AM   #44858
NewYorkSkyline117
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Morris County
Posts: 1,091
Likes (Received): 243

I hope you will be able to see the light beam streak across the sky instead of just a bright tip
__________________

billgates liked this post
NewYorkSkyline117 no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 28th, 2013, 01:25 AM   #44859
Kanto
Roof height crusader
 
Kanto's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: S-4, Papoose Lake
Posts: 5,925
Likes (Received): 3546

Quote:
Originally Posted by Chibears85 View Post
We are now at 1,706 feet or 520 meters.
Yup, I forgot to add this info when I posted my diagram. My mistake, sorry
__________________
The Outbreak: A free browser online strategy game. Build up your town and compete with other towns economicaly and militarily.
http://www.the-outbreak.com/
Kanto no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old April 28th, 2013, 01:29 AM   #44860
deadhead262
Registered User
 
deadhead262's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Cape town
Posts: 675
Likes (Received): 223

Quote:
Originally Posted by Kanto View Post
Awesome news I've updated my diagram, the new section is so thin that the current status is visible in it only when zoomed in

Roof height used below

Good to see 56 Leonard street there, its weird without being ugly. Also 432 is rising fast and 1wtc is almost done. Hope to see 2wtc there soon
deadhead262 no está en línea   Reply With Quote


Reply

Tags
construction updates, development, ground zero, manhattan, new york city, nyc, port authority, supertall, world trade center

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 01:59 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