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Old January 22nd, 2014, 09:58 PM   #2021
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Wow, does anyone else think the skyline from this angle is pretty phenomenal? Most of these buildings have very good designs and great cladding. I need to see this in person once the building is complete.
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Old January 23rd, 2014, 01:44 AM   #2022
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Yup, it's pretty darn impressive. Not quite as good as Shanghai, but still impressive!
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Old January 23rd, 2014, 08:44 AM   #2023
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I like this better. The big three stick out too much in Shanghai.
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Old January 23rd, 2014, 03:29 PM   #2024
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My top three favorite buildings ---->Shanghai Tower for design --> Shenzhen Ping An FC for height --> Guangzhou CTF for facade

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Old January 24th, 2014, 05:52 AM   #2025
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^Unbelievable angle on the city!!! The whole skyline is starting to look so huge!!!
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Old January 25th, 2014, 07:03 PM   #2026
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Old January 26th, 2014, 11:07 AM   #2027
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What is the name of the tall building at the left in the first pic?
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Old January 26th, 2014, 11:22 AM   #2028
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Old January 26th, 2014, 11:51 AM   #2029
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Current hight?
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Old January 26th, 2014, 12:47 PM   #2030
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Around 425m.
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Old January 26th, 2014, 03:03 PM   #2031
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Old January 26th, 2014, 05:17 PM   #2032
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Old January 28th, 2014, 05:24 AM   #2033
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Going by this progress diagram by ryen... CTF is at around 430m now



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Old January 28th, 2014, 05:45 AM   #2034
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Chow Tai Fook Tower is going to fit in perfectly.
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Old January 28th, 2014, 10:10 AM   #2035
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The next setback shouldn't be that far away or am i wrong?
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Old January 28th, 2014, 11:20 AM   #2036
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The next setback shouldn't be that far away or am i wrong?
The top of core platform is at 24 floors above first setback (see pic below). So, another 5 floors till the next setback.

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Old January 28th, 2014, 11:57 AM   #2037
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Two more floors to double mechanical. Around 418 m. To the top of core platform _Forum_ is right ~430 m.

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Old January 28th, 2014, 01:52 PM   #2038
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Old January 28th, 2014, 02:18 PM   #2039
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Is there an observation deck
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Old January 28th, 2014, 03:56 PM   #2040
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One of the best towers in the world...

I would imagine so.
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