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Old July 30th, 2007, 03:27 AM   #1901
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This building is going to have one of the best views of Shanghai. I can't wait to visit the observation deck.
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Old July 30th, 2007, 03:30 AM   #1902
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if you can see thought the smog!
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Old July 30th, 2007, 07:48 AM   #1903
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The question their is now is will the SWFC live up to the hype?
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Old July 30th, 2007, 07:55 AM   #1904
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Old July 30th, 2007, 08:55 AM   #1905
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The question their is now is will the SWFC live up to the hype?
do you mean, the building facilities, or its reputation as an icon of shanghai?
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Old July 30th, 2007, 09:06 AM   #1906
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Does anyone know the height of the chimney that's on the far left of the photo?
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Old July 30th, 2007, 09:17 AM   #1907
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sweet pic
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Old July 30th, 2007, 10:12 AM   #1908
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Does anyone know the height of the chimney that's on the far left of the photo?
Pretty sure that's a bridge arch....
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Old July 30th, 2007, 10:34 AM   #1909
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Hmm... Looks like you're right.
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Old July 30th, 2007, 10:58 AM   #1910
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Yes, a bridge pile
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Old July 30th, 2007, 11:05 AM   #1911
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I found that pic on flickr, shot taken by bdegrandis may 22nd, where we can see the tuned mass damper installed on level 90:

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Old July 30th, 2007, 11:11 AM   #1912
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very nice! thanks.
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Old July 30th, 2007, 11:13 AM   #1913
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We had not a single pic with the Damper on location

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Old July 30th, 2007, 12:07 PM   #1914
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wow nice updates... she is coming along really nicely
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Old July 30th, 2007, 12:44 PM   #1915
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Great updates. Good progress while i was on holiday.
I'm impressed by the positioning of the cranes. Looking good
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Old July 30th, 2007, 02:55 PM   #1916
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Does anyone know the height of the chimney that's on the far left of the photo?
I think thats a bridge tower.
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Old July 30th, 2007, 07:01 PM   #1917
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flickr, shots taken july 29th by steveslep

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High res: http://farm2.static.flickr.com/1324/...bed48ad3_o.jpg

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Old July 30th, 2007, 07:17 PM   #1918
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looks so gigantic, and the glass fits perfect in my opinion
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Old July 30th, 2007, 07:18 PM   #1919
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Wow! Nice! Now the hole can be seen coming along! Great!
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Old July 30th, 2007, 07:19 PM   #1920
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After watching the documentary I think this is now my favorite building, especially with it having glass floors on the top observation deck. 1 day I want to see this in person.
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