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Old July 13th, 2008, 01:06 PM   #6201
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i dont understand why they didnt think of another way instead of the blue strips because of the amount of time its going to take,all that man labour needed , such a waste of money. also what are those guys doing hanging on that rope , terrifying and dame right dangerous, i thought todays technology was a bit more advanced?
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Old July 13th, 2008, 01:13 PM   #6202
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which blue stripes?? do you mean the protection foil at the windows?
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Old July 13th, 2008, 07:00 PM   #6203
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Old July 13th, 2008, 09:18 PM   #6204
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Nice 9/10
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Old July 13th, 2008, 10:23 PM   #6205
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^Super! Are there any photos showing the bottom part of the building (street level)? I think it should look almost done by now.
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Old July 13th, 2008, 10:56 PM   #6206
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yes i mean the protection on the windows.
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Old July 15th, 2008, 08:40 AM   #6207
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i dont understand why they didnt think of another way instead of the blue strips because of the amount of time its going to take,all that man labour needed , such a waste of money. also what are those guys doing hanging on that rope , terrifying and dame right dangerous, i thought todays technology was a bit more advanced?

not is china...too many of them. they dont care. labor is VVVV cheap.
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Old July 15th, 2008, 10:11 AM   #6208
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Old July 15th, 2008, 10:58 AM   #6209
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We looked at mountains until dawn, and then when dawn came, it was too pretty for me - there was pink and blue and gold, in the sky, and on icy places, brilliant pink and gold flashes, and the snow was colored too, and I said," Oh," and sighed; and each moment was more beautiful than the one before; and I said, " I love you, Momma." Then I fell asleep in her arms.
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Old July 15th, 2008, 11:01 AM   #6210
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We looked at mountains until dawn, and then when dawn came, it was too pretty for me - there was pink and blue and gold, in the sky, and on icy places, brilliant pink and gold flashes, and the snow was colored too, and I said," Oh," and sighed; and each moment was more beautiful than the one before; and I said, " I love you, Momma." Then I fell asleep in her arms.
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Old July 15th, 2008, 11:02 AM   #6211
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(2 post above) Great shot!! Looks like box-scraper from that angle

(above post) excellent pano!!
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Old July 15th, 2008, 05:33 PM   #6212
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It seems that SWFC is still ready for the Olympic Games
The cladding is nearly finished
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Old July 15th, 2008, 05:42 PM   #6213
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Old July 15th, 2008, 06:27 PM   #6214
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Huge city :O .
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Old July 16th, 2008, 12:24 AM   #6215
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Omg, that shot above is just amazing, the building just looks untouchable and huge.
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Old July 16th, 2008, 12:31 AM   #6216
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It looks surpassed SaoPaulo as megapolis City ,soon or maybe It already passed N/Y for skyscraper Density , considering the Population in China :0
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Old July 16th, 2008, 11:19 AM   #6217
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WOW that picture above looks amazing, and Shanghai Center is going to make it look even better!!!!!
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Old July 16th, 2008, 12:00 PM   #6218
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We looked at mountains until dawn, and then when dawn came, it was too pretty for me - there was pink and blue and gold, in the sky, and on icy places, brilliant pink and gold flashes, and the snow was colored too, and I said," Oh," and sighed; and each moment was more beautiful than the one before; and I said, " I love you, Momma." Then I fell asleep in her arms.
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Old July 16th, 2008, 12:44 PM   #6219
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more than WOOOW...
masive pic! I can see Pudong Area clearly!
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Old July 16th, 2008, 04:31 PM   #6220
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