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Old February 28th, 2009, 10:44 PM   #1
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AUSTIN | W Hotel Austin & Residences | 145m | 467ft | 36 fl | Com

Height: 476 feet
Floors: 36
Use: Hotel, condominiums, retail and 2,200 seat auditorium.
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Old February 28th, 2009, 10:46 PM   #2
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Old February 28th, 2009, 11:39 PM   #3
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very nice indeed! way to go austin
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Old March 3rd, 2009, 05:34 AM   #4
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I liked the Old rendering better.
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Old March 6th, 2009, 07:19 AM   #5
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Update 3/5

Starting work on the second floor.

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Old March 26th, 2009, 02:31 PM   #6
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3/25

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Old March 27th, 2009, 06:09 AM   #7
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The W is making an impact on every skyline in Texas. First Dallas, now Austin.
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Old March 27th, 2009, 08:14 AM   #8
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There's a W planned for Houston but, its on hold, possibly cancelled.
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Old May 4th, 2009, 11:04 AM   #9
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Here is a quick shot from yesterday.

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Old May 4th, 2009, 12:05 PM   #10
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very nice
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Old May 23rd, 2009, 05:14 AM   #11
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Old May 23rd, 2009, 05:58 AM   #12
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I dont undertand change the design?????, no a square design?, but the new design looks good too.
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Old May 24th, 2009, 12:29 AM   #13
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will this be second tallest after The Austonian?
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Old May 24th, 2009, 10:24 AM   #14
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will this be second tallest after The Austonian?
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Old May 24th, 2009, 10:32 AM   #15
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Not as officials heights!
2nd tallest is 360 Condos at 562'
3rd tallest is Frost Bank at 515'
so this will be the 4th tallest when completed! The roofline of this buiding may be the 2nd tallest! Not to sure! After Austonian is finished!!
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Not as officials heights!
2nd tallest is 360 Condos at 562'
3rd tallest is Frost Bank at 515'
so this will be the 4th tallest when completed! The roofline of this buiding may be the 2nd tallest! Not to sure! After Austonian is finished!!
Oh sorry, I stand corrected.
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Old May 25th, 2009, 01:47 AM   #17
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thanks for the info
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Unfortunately too boxy...
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^It's boxy yes, but it doesn't look bad at all.
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