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Old April 14th, 2007, 03:01 AM   #1
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PANAMA CITY | Los Faros de Panama | 346m | 1135ft | 85 fl | Cancelled

Pictures and Information about this Project are courtesy of Forumer Menandro.







The project consists on:

1) Central Tower: Apartments and 5 star hotel (85 stories @ 346m)

2) East Tower: Apartments (73 stories @ 254m)

3) Weat Tower: Apartments (73 stories @ 254m)

4) High end Shopping Mall

5) Casino





Plans, Elevations, and Sections

Podium
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Towers
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Shopping Center




Location



Design Team

Developer: Grupo Mall (Madrid, Spain)
www.mall.es

Architect: Chapman Taylor (Madrid, Spain)
www.chapmantaylor.com

Structural Engineer: ARUP (London, England)
www.arup.com

Humberto Echeverría & Asociados (Panama City, Panama)



Structural Features

- Continuous reinforced concrete mat

- Reinforced concrete retaining walls at basement

- Reinforced concrete shear wall system.

- Wind Tunnel Testing for design of lateral load resisting system.


- Tower structure is reinforced with shock absorbing dampers at mechanical levels.




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Building Model








Construction Pictures as of March 2007















www.farosdepanama.com

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Old April 14th, 2007, 04:29 AM   #2
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Old April 14th, 2007, 04:45 AM   #3
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Old April 14th, 2007, 05:45 AM   #4
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Another amazing proyect for Panama City, and without a doubt this one is the best, with all the technology for this building it is going to be amazing to live in it. great height also
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Old April 14th, 2007, 06:04 AM   #5
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These towers looks great, I like the design.
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Old April 14th, 2007, 08:39 AM   #6
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I just have to say WAO!
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Old April 14th, 2007, 09:07 AM   #7
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impressive design, love it
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Old April 14th, 2007, 09:49 AM   #8
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OMG!! Panama is booming with supertalls!! dont really like the tallest one, the spire makes it weird. but the others are nice
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Old April 14th, 2007, 07:27 PM   #9
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Beautiful, surprising!!

Thanks a lot J.P!

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Old April 15th, 2007, 07:56 AM   #10
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We got the updates from the Ice Tower, I hope we get soon the updates for these 3 towers.
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Old April 15th, 2007, 08:38 AM   #11
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WOW, I LOVE THIS TOWERS,
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Old April 15th, 2007, 04:05 PM   #12
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awesome design!! the triangular spire looks very interesting
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Updates??
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Old April 16th, 2007, 09:38 PM   #14
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Can't wait for the structure to rise...
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Old April 16th, 2007, 09:41 PM   #15
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Old April 16th, 2007, 10:06 PM   #16
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Old April 17th, 2007, 01:25 AM   #17
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hmm... not sure about this one
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Old April 17th, 2007, 03:45 AM   #18
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It would look better if it where just one building instead of three towers.It's not my style,but I like the cladding.
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Very unique, Panama is lucky.
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Old April 17th, 2007, 11:13 AM   #20
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hmm... not sure about this one
could you be more specific, I´m really curious to know
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