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All "rate the tall" threads must be created as a poll, so that votes can be more easily tracked. Any thread that is not created as a poll will be locked and deleted once a proper thread has been created.

ALL threads must be created with the same poll format, which is 15 poll options, with the voting options going from "10.0" to "3.0 or less" in .5 increments.


New Title form:

""Tower Name l CITY l Height l Floors""

The buildings in this list are for any skyscrapers not found in the Top100-300 sections.
The list is organised by region and city, so check it to avoid creating duplicate threads. You can also look for buildings by using the search key and typing the building or city name.

USA & Canada
Atlanta City Hall, Atlanta
Atlantic Center Plaza, Atlanta
Cenntenial Tower, Atlanta
CNN Center, Atlanta
Four Seasons, Atlanta
Hyatt Regency, Atlanta
10 Peachtree Place, Atlanta
1100 Peachtree, Atlanta
Marriot Marquis, Atlanta
Mayfair Renaisance, Atlanta
Oakwood Atlanta Apartments
Proscenium, Atlanta
Regent at Tower Place, Atlanta
Concourse Corporate Towers 5 & 6, Atlanta
Symphony Tower, Atlanta
The Concorde, Atlanta
The Paramount, Atlanta
The Pinnacle, Atlanta
Tower Place 100, Atlanta
Leland Hotel, Aurora
1 American Center, Austin
1 Congress Place, Austin
100 Congress, Austin
Frost Bank Tower, Austin
The Atlantis, Bahamas
Bank of America Building, Baltimore
Commerce Place, Baltimore
World Trade Center, Baltimore
Price Tower, Bartlesville
AmSouth-Harbert Plaza, Birmingham
Southtrust Tower, Birmingham
33 Arch Street, Boston
111 Hunington Avenue, Boston
Custom House Tower, Boston
Exchange Place, Boston
Fleet Bank Center, Boston
100 Federal Street, Boston
International Place, Boston
One Post Office Square, Boston
South State Tower, Boston
The Millennium Place, Boston
Federal Reserve Building, Boston
Buffalo City Hall, Buffalo
Bankers Hall, Calgary
Bank of America Plaza, Charlotte
IJL Financial Center, Charlotte
Interstate Tower, Charlotte
One Wachovia Center, Charlotte
Three Wachovia Center, Charlotte
Westin, Charlotte
55 East Erie, Chicago
120 N Lasalle, Chicago
190 South Lasalle, Chicago
333 Wacker Drive, Chicago
5415 N Sheraton, Chicago
7 South Dearborn, Chicago
AMA Building, Chicago
Bank One Corp Ctr, Chicago
Belden Stratford Apartments, Chicago
Boeing World HQ, Chicago
Carbide & Carbon Building, Chicago
Chicago Board of Trade, Chicago
Chicago Tribune Tower, Chicago
Citicorp Center, Chicago
City Place, Chicago
Jewelers Building(35 East Wacker Drive), Chicago
Lake Point Tower, Chicago
London Guarantee Building, Chicago
Marina City Towers, Chicago
Pittsfield Building, Chicago
Prentice-Stone Pavillion, Chicago
Smurfit-Stone Building, Chicago
Sofitel Water Tower, Chicago
Thompson Center, Chicago
Tribune Tower, Chicago
Wrigley Building, Chicago
Carew Tower, Cincinnati
PNC Tower, Cincinnati
Scripps Center, Cincinnati
Bank One Center, Cleveland
Carl B. Stokes Federal Courthouse, Cleveland
1320 Main St, Columbia
SouthTrust, Columbia
LeVeque Tower, Columbus
Anatole Hotel, Dallas
Cityplace Center, Dallas
Elm Place, Dallas
Lincoln Plaza, Dallas
Maxus Energy Tower, Dallas
Reunion Tower, Dallas
Thanksgiving Tower, Dallas
The Mayfair, Dallas
1999 Broadway, Denver
Principal Tower, Des Moines
Book-Cadillac Hotel, Detroit
Book Tower, Detroit
David Stott Building, Detroit
Fisher Building, Detroit
Guardian Building, Detroit
Millender Center Towers, Detroit
One Woodward Avenue, Detroit
Penobscot Building, Detroit
One Detroit Center, Detroit
The Madden Building, Detroit
1050 Crown Pointe, Dunwoody
Three Ravinia Drive, Dunwoody
University Tower, Durham
Manulife Building, Edmonton
Lincoln National Bank Tower, Fort Wayne
Purdy's Wharf Tower I&II, Halifax
Enron Center North and South, Houston
Neils Esperson Building, Houston
Pennzoil Place, Houston
San Felipe Plaza, Houston
UPB Square, Indianapolis
American United Life Tower, Indianapolis
8888 Keystone at the Crossing, Indianapolis
First Indiana Plaza, Indianapolis
Market Tower, Indianapolis
300 North Meridian Building, Indianapolis
Bank of America Tower, Jacksonville
Modis Tower, Jacksonville
Wachovia Bank Tower, Jacksonville
1201 Walnut, Kansas City
2555 Grand, Kansas City
AT&T Longlines Building, Kansas City
City Center Square, Kansas City
City Hall, Kansas City
Commerce Tower, Kansas City
Fidelity National Bank Building, Kansas City
Hyatt Regency Crown Center: Kansas City
IBM Plaza, Kansas City
Oak Tower, Kansas City
One Kansas City Place, Kansas City
Power and Light Building, Kansas City
Town Pavilion, Kansas City
Greist Building, Lancaster
Michigan National Tower, Lansing
Luxor Pyramid, Las Vegas
Palms Resort, Las Vegas
Stratosphere Tower, Las Vegas
TCBY Tower, Little Rock
One London Place, London
Citigroup Center, Los Angeles
Westin Bonaventure, Los Angeles
Aegon Tower, Louisville
Humana Building, Louisville
Louisville Gas & Electric, Louisville
Adams Mark Hotel, Memphis
Lincoln American Tower, Memphis
The Great American Pyramid, Memphis
Bank of America Tower, Miami
Centrust Tower, Miami
Espirito Santos Plaza, Miami
Jade Residences, Miami
Santa Maria, Miami
100 East Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Milwaukee's City Hall, Milwaukee
Milwaukee Center, Milwaukee
US Bank Center, Milwaukee
Accenture Tower, Minneapolis
AT&T Building, Minneapolis
Campbell Minthun Tower, Minneapolis
Dain Rauscher Plaza, Minneapolis
Tour IBM Marathon, Montréal
McGill Tower, Montreal
Bell South Tower, Nashville
World Trade Center, New Orleans
17 State St, New York
135 East 57th St, New York
590 Madison Ave, New York
American Radiator Building, New York
AT&T Building (aka Sony Tower), New York
Bush Tower, New York City
Central Park Place, New York
CityLights, New York
Doubletree Guest Suites, New York
Flatiron Building, New York
Lipstick Building, New York
LMVH Tower, New York
Marriot Marquis Hotel, New York
MetLife North Building, New York
Millenium Hotel, New York
New York Life Building, New York
One Times Square, New York
Paramount Building, New York
RCA Building, New York
Reuters Building, New York
Seagram Building, New York
Singer Building, New York
The Continental Center, New York
Trump Place Condominiums, New York
UN Secretariat Building, New York
Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York
World Financial Center, New York
Foster's WTC, New York
WTC (original), New York
WTC (proposal). New York
One First National Center, Omaha
SunTrust Center, Orlando
Atlantic Building, Philadelphia
The Drake, Philadelphia
Bank One Tower, Phoenix
Viad Tower, Phoenix
Cathedral of Learning, Pittsburgh
Dominion Tower, Pittsburgh
PPG Place, Pittsburgh
Fifth Avenue Place, Pittsburgh
Four Gateway Center, Pittsburgh
Grant Building, Pittsburgh
Gulf Building, Pittsburgh
Koppers Building, Pittsburgh
One Oxford Centre, Pittsburgh
One/Two Gateway Center, Pittsburgh
Three Mellon Center, Pittsburgh
Two PNC Plaza, Pittsburgh
KOIN Center, Portland
Le Chateau Frontenac , Quebec
BB&T/2 Hanover Square, Raleigh
First Union Capitol Center, Raleigh
Palisades Tower II, Richardson
New First Union Tower, Roanoke
Wells Fargo Center, Sacramento
Metropolitan Square, St. Louis
Southwestern Bell Building, St. Louis
Wells Fargo Center, Salt Lake City
One Utah Center, Salt Lake City
Marriott River Centre, San Antonio
Tower of the Americas, San Antonio
One American Plaza, San Diego
Emerald Plaza, San Diego
Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego
One Embarcardero Center, San Francisco
101 California Street, San Francisco
Russ Building, San Francisco
333 Bush Street, San Francisco
Century Square, Seattle
Sedgwick James Building, Seattle
Smith Tower, Seattle
Space Needle, Seattle
US Bank Centre, Seattle
Amsouth Tower, Shreveport
State Tower, Syracuse
400 North Ashley Drive, Tampa
Bank of America Plaza, Tampa
SunTrust Financial Centre, Tampa
100 North Tampa, Tampa
CN Tower, Toronto
Royal York Hotel, Toronto
Trump Tower, Toronto
Cityplex Towers, Tulsa
Mid-Continent Tower, Tulsa
Wall Centre, Vancouver
Toronto Dominion Centre, Winnipeg
Winnipeg-National Bank, Winnepeg
Wachovia Center, Winston-Salem

Asia & Middle East
Ministry of Finance Building, Bandar Seri Begawan
Abdulrahim Tower, Bangkok
Bangkok City Tower, Bangkok
Bangkok River Park Condominium
Bank of Ayudhya headquarter, Bangkok
Bank Thai Tower, Bangkok
CIMIC Tower, Bangkok
CTI Tower, Bangkok
Elephant Building, Bangkok
Forum Tower, Bangkok
HSBC Tower, Bangkok
Merrill Lynch Complex, Bangkok
Robot Building, Bangkok
RS Tower, Bangkok
Shinnawatra Tower 3, Bangkok
Siam Commercial Banking Corporation, Bangkok
SIEMENS Tower, Bangkok
Thai Wah Tower II, Bangkok
Thai Farmers Bank, Bangkok
TIPCO Tower, Bangkok
Bank of China, Beijing
Chongqing General Trading Group Building, Chongqing
Chongqing Metropolitan Tower & Harbour Plaza, Chongqing
Chongqing National Plaza, Chongqing
Chongqing TV Center, Chongqing
Hilton Hotel, Chongqing
JW Marriott, Chongqing
Yangtze Holiday Inn, Chongqing
World Trade Centers, Colombo
Capital Tower, Daejeon
ChinaBank Plaza, Dalian
Dusit Dubai, Dubai
Dubai Creek Tower, Dubai
National Bank of Dubai Building, Dubai
The Fairmont Dubai, Dubai
Fukuoka Tower, Fukuoka
Carmel Beach Hotel, Haifa
The Sail Tower, Haifa
1 Peking Road, Hong Kong
88 Hing Fat Street, Hong Kong
Bank of China, Hong Kong
Bank of China Centre, Hong Kong
CITIC Tower, Hong Kong
Clock Tower, Hong Kong
Entertainment Building, Hong Kong
Exchange Square, Hong Kong
Hang Seng Bank, Hong Kong
HSBC Building, Hong Kong
HSBC Centre 1, Hong Kong
Jardine House, Hong Kong
Lippo Centre, Hong Kong
The Peninsula, Hong Kong
Wanchai Tower, Hong Kong
Menara Imperium, Jakarta
National Commercial Bank, Jeddah
Kobe Port Tower, Kobe
Sabah Foundation Building, Kota Kinabalu
Grand Seasons Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
Hilton & Le Meridien, Kuala Lumpur
LUTH Building, Kuala Lumpur
Maju Perdana Tower I, Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia Airlines HQ, Kuala Lumpur
Marinara Financial Centre, Kuala Lumpur
Menara Citibank, Kuala Lumpur
Menara DBDP, Kuala Lumpur
Menara Multi Purpose, Kuala Lumpur
Menara Olympium, Kuala Lumpur
Menara Prudential, Kuala Lumpur
Menara Public Bank, Kuala Lumpur
Central Plaza, Kuala Lumpur
Kuwait Towers, Kuwait City
Banco Luso International, Macau
Bank of China, Macau
Centro Commercial Yang Cheng, Macau
Edificio de Administraco Politica, Macau
Edificio Jardim Vista do Lago, Macau
Parkview Plaza, Macau
RCBC Plaza, Makati City
Ayala Tower One, Makati
Enterprise Centre, Makati City
JG Summit, Makati City
LKG Tower, Makati City
Pacific Plaza Towers, Makati City
Pacific Plaza Condominiums, Makati
Pacific Star Building, Makati
Rizal Tower, Makati
Salcedo Park Apartments, Makati
National Bank of Bahrain Building, Manama
1322 Roxas Boulevard, Manila
Insular Life Corporate Center, Muntinlupa City
Jismine International Tower, Nonthaburi
Robinsons Equitable Tower, Ortigas
Umeda Sky Building, Osaka
One San Miguel Ave, Pasig City
MBf Tower, Penang
Menara UMNO, Penang
Northam All Suite Hotel, Penang
Koryo Hotel, Pyongyang
Garden Tower, Ramat Gan
Gibor Sport House, Ramat Gan
Sheraton City Tower, Ramat Gan
Saigon Metropoloitan Towers, Saigon
Saigon Tower, Saigon
SunWah Tower, Saigon
Boramae Chereuille, Seoul
Buycksan Building, Seoul
Daewoo Trump World Twins, Seoul
Dong Ah Media, Seoul
Dongbu Finance Building, Seoul
GangNam Kyobo Tower, Seoul
GangNam LG Tower, Seoul
Good Morning Securities Building, Seoul
Hankook Jungkongup Head Office, Seoul
KangNam Building, Seoul
K.E. Journal Head Office, Seoul
KT & G Kosmo Tower, Seoul
Kukje center, Seoul
LG Twin Tower, Seoul
Masters Tower, Seoul
POSCO »ç¿Á, Seoul
Posteel Tower, Seoul
SeoCho Garden, Seoul
Tower Palace II, Seoul
Bund Center, Shanghai
Central Hotel, Shanghai
China Insurance Building, Shanghai
China Merchants Tower, Shanghai
Custom House, Shanghai
Four Seasons Hotel, Shanghai
Haitong Securities Building, Shanghai
Jiushi Mansion, Shanghai
Kerry Center, Shanghai
Oriental Pearl TV Tower, Shangai
Peace Hotel, Shanghai
Shanghai Securities Exchange Building, Shanghai
Soviet Friendship Mansion, Shanghai
Etisalat Tower, Sharjah
Central Tower, Shenzhen
Shenzhen Development Bank, Shenzhen
Kaikyo Yume Tower, Shimonoseki
Caltex House, Singapore
Hitachi Tower, Singapore
Marriot Hotel, Singapore
Maybank Tower, Singapore
Revenue House, Singapore
Parkview Square, Singapore
Singapore Land Tower, Singapore
Springleaf Tower, Singapore
The Gateway, Singapore
The Concourse, Singapore
United Square, Singapore
Kolon Tripolis Complex, Sungnam
Taichung Tower, Tainan
Azrieli Towers, Tel Aviv
Azrieli Center Circular Tower, Tel Aviv
ELA Tower, Tel Aviv
Levinstein Tower, Tel Aviv
Platinum Tower, Tel Aviv
Rubinstein House, Tel Aviv
Tzameret Towers, Tel Aviv
Nittele Tower, Tokyo
Sofitel Hotel, Tokyo

Australia & New Zealand
Australis Centre, Adelaide
SA Water House, Adelaide
Santos House, Adelaide
Royal & SunAlliance Centre, Auckland
AMP Centre, Brisbane
Waterfront Place, Brisbane
Central Plaza One, Brisbane
Conrad Jupiters, GoldCoast
Q1, GoldCoast
ANZ Bank World HQ, Melbourne
Australian Stock Exchange, Melbourne
Casselden Place, Melbourne
Melbourne Central, Melbourne
Eureka Tower, Melbourne
Shell House, Melbourne
140 William Street, Melbourne
333 Collins Street, Melbourne
141 Walker St, North Sydney
AAMI Building, North Sydney
Northpoint Tower, North Sydney
Optus Building, North Sydney
Bankwest, Perth
Exchange Plaza, Perth
The Quadrant, Perth
25 Bligh St, Sydney
201 Elizabeth St, Sydney
400 George St, Sydney
AAPT Tower, Sydney
AMP Building, Sydney
Century Tower, Sydney
Commsec Tower, Sydney
Cove Apartments, Sydney
Energy Australia Building, Sydney
Forum I St Leonards, Sydney
Gateway Plaza, Sydney
Governor Macquarie Tower, Sydney
Grosvenor Place, Sydney
HSBC Tower, Sydney
No.1 O'Connell St, Sydney
North Apartments, Sydney
NRMA Building, Sydney
Park Regis, Sydney
Sydney Tower, Sydney
Town Hall House, Sydney
Westside Tower, Sydney

Europe
Prismet, Aarhus
ABN-AMRO Bank World HQ, Amsterdam
Breitner Center, Amsterdam
Crystal tower, Amsterdam
Millenium Toren, Amsterdam
Oval tower, Amsterdam
Rembrandttoren, Amsterdam
Agbar Tower, Barcelona
Hotel Art, Barcelona
'la Caixa', Barcelona
Torre de Collserola, Barcelona
Torre Mapfre, Barcelona
Beogradjanka, Belgrade
Gran Hotel Bali, Benidorm
Neguri Gane, Benidorm
Kollhoff-Turm, Berlin
Park Inn, Berlin
Sony Center, Berlin
Treptower, Berlin
Alpha Tower, Birmingham
Bank House, Birmingham
The Hyatt Birmingham
The Rotunda, Birmingham
Colmore Tower, Birmingham
Fiveways Tower, Birmingham
HCT, Birmingham
Colmore Gate, Birmingham
Number 1 Hagley Road, Birmingham
Post Tower, Bonn
Banverkets Huvudkontor, Borlänge
NBS Building, Bratislava
Televizija Slovakia, Bratislavia
VUB Building, Bratislava
Blue Tower, Brussels
Tour du Midi, Brussels
Colonia-Haus (AXA-Hochhaus) Cologne
Deutsche Welle Hochhäuser, Cologne
Herkules-Hochhaus in der Graeffstraße, Cologne
KölnTurm, Cologne
Ferring International Center, Copenhagen
Radisson SAS Royal Hotel, Copenhagen
ARAG Hochhaus, Dusseldorf
Colorium, Dusseldorf
DOCK, Dusseldorf
Landesversicherungsanstalt, Dusseldorf
Stadttor, Dusseldorf
Thyssen-Haus, Dusseldorf
Dresdner Bank, Frankfurt
European Central Bank, Frankfurt
Gallileo, Frankfurt
Japan Center, Frankfurt
Kastor & Pollux, Frankfurt
Main Plaza, Frankfurt
Marriott Hotel, Frankfurt
Messe Torhaus, Frankfurt
Old HeLaBa-Building (Turm1), Frankfurt
DZ-Bank, Frankfurt
Rhein-Main Center, Frankfurt
Skylight, Frankfurt
Trianon, Frankfurt
Union Investment, Frankfurt
Gasunion Building, Groningen
Lilla Bommen, Göteborg
Radisson SAS, Hamburg
Norddeutsche Landesbank, Hannover
Amtssygehuset i Herlev, Herlev, Denmark
Metrocity Office Tower, Istanbul
Sisli Elit, Istanbul
Is Bank, Istanbul
Kozyatagi Business Center, Istanbul
Uni Centrum, Katowice
Stalexport Tower, Katowice
Greist Building, Lancaster
Achmeatoren, Leeuwarden
Svut, Liberec
Amoreiras Towers, Lisbon
S. Gabriel Tower, Lisbon
GreenBird, London
London Bridge Tower, London
Swiss RE, London
St. Helen's, London
The Lloyd's Building, London
Tower 42, London
Tour Crédit Lyonnais, Lyon
Espacio Tower, Madrid
Torre Picasso, Madrid
Hilton Hotel, Malmo
Turning Torso, Malmo
CIS Tower, Manchester
Number 1 Deansgate, Manchester
Pirelli Building, Milan
Rice Seilet, Molde, Norway
Aliye Parusa, Moscow
Edelweiss, Moscow
Gazprom Building, Moscow
Hotel Ukraina, Moscow
Korona Complex, Moscow
Ostankino Tower, Moscow
Scarlet Sails II, Moscow
Vorobyevi Govi Complex, Moscow
BMW AG Tower, Munich
Hypo-Haus, Munich
KPMG-building, Oslo
Porthuset, Oslo
Radisson SAS Plaza Hotel, Oslo
Hotel Concorde Lafayatte, Paris
La Grande Arch, Paris
Societe Generale, Paris
Tour EDF, Paris
Tour Total Fina Elf, Paris
Eiffel Tower, Paris
Torre Lidador, Porto
Poznan Financial Center, Poznan
Prague Tower, Prague
Riga TV Tower, Riga
Fortis Bank, Rotterdam
Hoboken, Rotterdam
Hoge Erasmus, Rotterdam
Schielandtoren, Rotterdam
The Delftsche Poort, Rotterdam
Toren op Zuid, Rotterdam
Mees Pierson, Rotterdam
Millenium Tower, Rotterdam
Robeco, Rotterdam
Weenatoren, Rotterdam
White House, Rotterdam
World Port Center, Rotterdam
World Trade Center Rotterdam
DN-Skrapan, Stockholm
Kista Science Tower, Stockholm
Kungstornen, Stockholm
Skatteskrapan, Stockholm
Wenner-Gren Center, Stockholm
PAZIM, Szczecin
Eesti Uhispank, Tallinn
Radisson SAS Hotel, Tallinn
Anna van Buerenplein Toren, The Hague
Castalia, The Hague
Hoftoren, The Hague
Malietoren, The Hague
Rijswijkse Toren, The Hague
Wijnhavenkwartier, The Hague
Business Class Center 1, Vilnius
Crowne Plaza, Vilnius
Europa Tower, Vilnius
Hanner Building, Vilnius
Press House, Vilnius
Reval Hotel Lietuva, Vilnius
Vilnius TV Tower, Vilnius
Sardijntoren, Vlissingen
Babka Tower, Warsaw
Blue Tower, Warsaw
FIM Tower, Warsaw
Hotel Inter-Continental, Warsaw
Intraco, Warsaw
Intraco II, Warsaw
Marriot Hotel, Warsaw
PZU Tower, Warsaw
Reform Plaza, Warsaw
TPSA Tower, Warsaw
Warsaw Financial center, Warsaw
Warszawa Hotel (Prudential), Warsaw
Westin Hotel, Warsaw
Twin Tower, Wien
Red Tower, Winterthur Zurich
Chibona Tower, Zagreb

Latin America
Tenco, Belo Horizonte
Centro de Comercio Internacional, Bogota
Torre Avianca, Bogota
Torre de Cali, Bogota
Torre Colpatria, Bogota
BankBoston Tower, Buenos Aires
Cali Hotel Tower, Cali
Caracas Hilton Hotel Tower II, Caracas
Centro Empresarial Sabana Grande, Caracas
Centro Financiero Confinanzas, Caracas
Centro Parque Canaima, Caracas
Embassy Suites Hotel, Caracas
Four Seasons Hotel, Caracas
Parque Cristal, Caracas
Pepsi Tower, Caracas
Torre Banco Mercantil, Caracas
Torre Banesco, Caracas
Torre Credicard, Caracas
Torres del Silencio, Caracas
Torre Domus, Caracas
Torre Hewlett Packard, Caracas
Torre Humboldt, Caracas
Torre Seguros Sudamerica, Caracas
Centro Empresarial Glaser, Curitiba
World Business, Curitiba
La Torre, Gaudalajara
Marriot Hotel, Lima
Torre Chocavento, Lima
Torre Interbank, Lima
Torre Sindoni, Maracay
Bolsa Mexicana de Valores, Mexico City
Los Arcos Bosques 1, Mexico City
Residencial del Bosque, Mexico City
Torre Latinoamericana, Mexico City
Torre Cuadrata, Mexico City
WTC, Mexico City
Torre Antel, Montevideo
Sunset Tower, Novo Hamburgo
BahiaPacific Tower, Panama
Borges 222, Porto Alegre
Centro Administrativo de Estado, Porto Alegre
Sheraton Hotel, Porto Alegre
Torre Almirante, Rio de Janeiro
Casa de Comercio, Salvador
Centro Empresarial Cidada Jardim, Salvador
Centro Empresarial Previnor, Salvador
Santiago Marriott, Santiago
Telefonica Tower, Santiago
Torre Cuzcatlan, San Salvador
Antiga Bolsa de Valores, Sao Paulo
BankBoston HQ, Sao Paulo
Banco do Brasil, Sao Paulo
Banco do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo
Bansepa Tower, São Paulo
Berrini 500, Sao Paulo
Birmann 21, Sao Paulo
CENU, Sao Paulo
Comendador A. Bonfiglioli, Sao Paulo
Copan, Sao Paulo
Delta Plaza, Sao Paulo
Edificio JWS, Sao Paulo
Edificio Martinelli, Sao Paulo
Faria Lima Financial Center, Sao Paulo
Faria Lima Premium, Sao Paulo
Office Tower Itaim, Sao Paulo
Otahke Cultural, Sao Paulo
Renaissance Hotel, Sao Paulo
Twin Towers, Tijuana
Torre NorvalBank, Valencia

Africa
1 HW, Harare
New Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe, Harare
Kenyatta Conference Centre, Nairobi

Forumers are discouraged from posting threads asking everyone to rate every highrise in thier city, as there is a method to the madness here. Threads featuring interesting, but perhaps not tall enough buildings (to be among the World's 300 tallest) will be considered on a case by case basis. A City's tallest highrise or notable highrise, would most likely be allowed, while the local Best Western will not. An innovative design like Foster's Swiss Re would be OK, but a slab like NYC'S AT&T Longlines Building would not...

If folks have any questions, fire away!

POLLS ONLY
 

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Hi Jasonhouse, I think this is great. I didn't even think it would be possible to transfer the threads from the old forum. If it is, awesome!

There's just one thing. You say that all the "Rate Our Talls" threads should be made as a poll because votes could be tracked more easily. There's a problem with this though. I can only give so many voting choices, so it would be the integers from 0-10. This means if someone wants to give 8.5/10 or 7.25/10, for example, they can't do it. The results would be more accurate without the polls, I think.

I guess I could ask people to reply with their rating, and vote as well; I would only consider the posted ratings and the poll results could be for everyone to look at. Is that what you were thinking? People might be tempted to just vote and not reply though. Anyway, that was the only thing I was concerned about. :eek:kay:
 

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I can customize the polls feature to allow as many options as you need. It is currently set to 15, but could easily be increased to 20. At 20, there should be plenty of resolution for voting.

20 options would allow for

10+
10
9.5
9.0
8.5
8.0
7.5
7.0
6.5
6.0
5.5
5.0
4.5
4.0
3.5
3.0
2.5
2.0
1.0
0.0




If someone can't convey thier opinion of the building with this many options, then that would be thier problem, not yours or mine. :)

So that would be OK, yes?

And remember, if I made like you and Jack mods of this section, then you would be able to manipulate threads within this forum, and also change/adjust polls as needed. I think that using the polls feature is truly a no brainer.
 

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Okay, that sounds good. Can you make it 21 options though? That way I could make the poll include everything from 0 to 10 at intervals of 0.5. When people rate a building 11/10 or anything like that I just make it a 10, so there's no need for a 10+ option.

Alright, so once that's taken care of, I'm all ready to make # 38 :) Thanks a lot, JH!
 

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21 it is...



BTW, I have learned that we will not beable to move thread from the old forum to the new one (so far as we know right now), because it is a different software platform, and they aren't compatible.

It would be greatly appreciated if you could manually transfer the threads to here from WSF. Perhaps we can start anew, at #1, and work our way down? The best way to do this is to click on "edit" of the first post of the thread, "copy" all of the text and code, and then "paste" it into a new thread here. The UBB IMG tags will still work here, so there won't be a problem doing it this way. We will lose old votes/replies, but I have a feeling that we will get MANY new votes/replies here in no time flat.
 

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Restart all the threads?? That's a tall order! I mean the original idea was to stop at #55, and #37 is already two thirds of the way there. If I keep making them at the pace of three per week like I have been doing so far, it will take another 12 weeks just to get back to this point! I have the old ratings saved on my HD, so they are not lost. Oh by the way I just looked on WSF and the Rate our talls section is gone along with all the threads.

Another point: don't you think the World Skyscraper forumers who participated in the threads might not feel like posting their ratings for all the buildings they rated nearly three months ago? The good sports who have been rating them since #1 might get tired of it and give up on the threads entirely.

Anyway, it seems like a waste to have to re-do nearly three months worth of threads just because of this forum switch. Oh I should point out that in the lastest thread that I created here (#37), the number of ratings received was no different from the average of the first 36 at WSF.
 

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How many view these will change in time. Trust me, there is going to to be WAY more traffic here than at WSF (already about triple), this will invariably lead to more votes, especially since it will be in the form of an easy to use poll. People gobble those up.

I wouldn't expect anyone to redo all of the ROT threads in justa day or two, but figure it woudl be best to start over, and post perhaps 3-5 a week, just like before. I plan on moving a couple of them over myself, later this evening, and I am going to start at #1.
 

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Wait, so do you want me to do the old ones all at once, or at the regular pace? How are you going to move them over if they're gone? They have been deleted, or they aren't visible anymore, at least.
 

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Jason, they are gone. The Rate Our Talls forum was erased..:(
 

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Start right from #1?

I know I have the appetite for it :D
But as DMac said, some people might cop out..but we do have a chance of letting new voters vote so I dont know...it may mean waiting a long time before we can to review the results :rant:

On the other hand with a voting system, we dont have to restrict to 3 a week. I'm all for the idea although I'd have to make mental readjustments to voting in intervals of 0.5 (maybe I am a wee bit critical to wanna vote like 7.9)

How about this..DMac saves the previous scores and reports those BUT for the benefit of the newbirds we start from #1 and if DMac has the appetite he can report results as (1)Old forum (2)New forum :?
 

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Elaborating on what I meant previously..

since the earlier buildings would have 2 sets of results, old and new, we could increase their accuracy by averaging them. This would sort of equalise the scales with the new buildings.
 

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Yeah I was a little peeved that all the trouble I took to save all the ratings for every building for this whole time would be for nothing if we started over.

I don't know if averaging the results would be good because you would for sure have people who rated the building twice... so it wouldn't be accurate.
 

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The degree of inaccuracy would be minimized.

People's opinions might change with time..so this sort of reflects their true scores. IMO it would be more inaccurate to compare the old scores of buildings in old forum WITH voted scores of new buildings on this one. (The main reason being that now people only vote in 0.5 intervals)

And if you were worried about folks not wanting to vote twice..this method does not make anyone's efforts go to waste as we still rely on the old scores.

But..the ball's in your court and you've done a GREAT job wirh rate our talls! :cheers:
 

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Thanks Raffles! :)

The ball is actually in Jasonhouse's court. I would just keep doing the threads the way I was doing them before, but he's got some bigger ideas for the threads. Kind of a huge database with all our ratings it seems.
 
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Whoah! I didn't realize Rate our Talls actually has a stringent system in place. Sorry about that... :?
 

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In time, yes. But if Jan wants what I think he wants (a sort of interactive buildings database, if you will) then you need to have some order to things. When the ROT's were first started at the WSF all of the OZscrapers guys told me I was clinically insane. And you must admit (due to recent events over at WSF) that things can get out of hand. If you're looking at an interactive database, great. But for the love of God, don't let everyone run wild with it.
 
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