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Old November 24th, 2007, 11:47 PM   #4121
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On the last two pics the top looks like the London ,,Gherkin" after hard diet...
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Old November 24th, 2007, 11:50 PM   #4122
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On the last two pics the top looks like the London ,,Gherkin" after hard diet...
very funny
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Old November 26th, 2007, 12:32 AM   #4123
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Awesome!! Start rising!!!
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Old November 26th, 2007, 05:08 AM   #4124
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today

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Old November 26th, 2007, 04:03 PM   #4125
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Nov 26 - AM

View from above [ full set - zoomable http://picasaweb.google.com/harry.r..../400NLSDCSHeli ]



Best seat in the house ( far right )



BIG caisson



The past pokes through ( old floor )



Secant progresses



Serious grinder



Clearance maintained. ( new ramp in front of old lower deck )

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Old November 26th, 2007, 06:48 PM   #4126
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By far the best super-tall currently being erected. The only one that offers real ingenuity.
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Old November 26th, 2007, 09:59 PM   #4127
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Excavation of the core area has started.
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Old November 26th, 2007, 10:14 PM   #4128
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does anybody know when they'll probably start to dig out the circle?
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Old November 26th, 2007, 10:20 PM   #4129
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does anybody know when they'll probably start to dig out the circle?
BVic said ( on SSP ) that they had just started today.

I want ti see photos before I believe it.
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Old November 26th, 2007, 10:21 PM   #4130
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does anybody know when they'll probably start to dig out the circle?
It was reported on SSP this morning that excavation had begun. I'm fairly certain that he was referring to the inner circle.
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Old November 26th, 2007, 10:31 PM   #4131
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wow, didn't expect they would start so fast. thx Chi649
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Old November 26th, 2007, 10:48 PM   #4132
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It was reported on SSP this morning that excavation had begun. I'm fairly certain that he was referring to the inner circle.
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Old November 27th, 2007, 01:27 AM   #4133
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Wow, they are not ******* around with the highway ramps. Love the efficiency of this project thus far.
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Old November 27th, 2007, 01:39 AM   #4134
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BVic said ( on SSP ) that they had just started today.

I want ti see photos before I believe it.
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It was reported on SSP this morning that excavation had begun. I'm fairly certain that he was referring to the inner circle.

Damn it!! SSP forum´s been down all the day.

Very good news, indeed.
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Old November 27th, 2007, 02:00 AM   #4135
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Damn it!! SSP forum´s been down all the day.
Very good news, indeed.
It is back up as of 6pm central.
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Old November 27th, 2007, 04:09 AM   #4136
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From SSP:




Can clearly see that excavation has begun.
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Old November 27th, 2007, 04:28 AM   #4137
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Can clearly see that excavation has begun.
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Old November 27th, 2007, 05:08 AM   #4138
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From this point of view, the brown building to the right looks huge:



But, compared to the Spire on this image, it looks tiny!

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Old November 27th, 2007, 05:11 AM   #4139
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, yeah baby
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Old November 27th, 2007, 07:04 AM   #4140
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The continuance of the previous:



(credit to harryc for the photos)

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