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Old April 5th, 2008, 10:20 PM   #1
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MEDELLIN | El Faro | 280m | 919ft | 80 fl | App

Location: Sabeneta, Medellin's Metro area (The second city of Colombia)
Roof: 280m
Spire: +300m
Starts: 2008
Ends: 2010
Floors: 80
Use: Mixed Used (Hotel, Commercial, Residential)
Architects: Stephen Yas and Laureano Forero




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Old April 5th, 2008, 10:24 PM   #2
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nice one, looks really good. but it looks a bit out of place in the 2nd pic
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Old April 5th, 2008, 10:25 PM   #3
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This is how it would look like in El Poblado (a dense district):

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La puse en donde actualmente está el terreno valdío de Palos de Moguer.


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Old April 5th, 2008, 11:49 PM   #4
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al fin un edificio colombiano a la altura de los más grandes.
felicitaciones alejo..
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Old April 6th, 2008, 12:18 AM   #5
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Old April 7th, 2008, 04:28 AM   #6
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for those who think the second pic the building looks out of place they might be right but thats where the actual building is going to be built
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Old April 7th, 2008, 04:40 AM   #7
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What are those little yellow/orange towers surrounding it? They look ugly as hell.
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Old April 7th, 2008, 05:52 AM   #8
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Thanks for posting this magnificent project. Design is quite interesting and i like the fact that the project includes everything vertically !
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Old April 7th, 2008, 05:13 PM   #9
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Congratulations Colombia...too bad it isn't located in the CBD!!!
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Old April 8th, 2008, 04:36 AM   #10
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what's CBD ?
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Old April 8th, 2008, 04:55 AM   #11
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what's CBD ?
Central Banking District. I would have liked if it were there also, but it's still a good looking tower.
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Old April 8th, 2008, 04:59 AM   #12
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finally something above 200 mts in Colombia
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Old April 8th, 2008, 08:36 PM   #13
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it's very interesting, i hope they can finish it in 2 years, but it seems difficult... congratulations, colombia!!
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2 years is too less time
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Old April 8th, 2008, 11:28 PM   #15
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Looks Great! Congrats Medellin
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Old April 9th, 2008, 01:08 AM   #16
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What are those little yellow/orange towers surrounding it? They look ugly as hell.
they look ugly but they aren't . here is one picture of one the towers tell me what you think know
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Hmm still looks ugly but the El Faro tower looks pretty good!
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for some reason Colombians really like brick buildings, I love them
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they look ugly but they aren't . here is one picture of one the towers tell me what you think know
It looks like a commie block.... nasty.
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Central Banking District. I would have liked if it were there also, but it's still a good looking tower.
Latinamerican Cities don't use to have a CBD in specific.

Great project for Colombia!!!
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