St. Louis/CWE studio gang skyscraper proposal

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Re: St. Louis/CWE studio gang skyscraper proposal

Post by chingon » Thu Mar 01, 2018 6:06 pm

kboish wrote:I think it looks very bold and would take it in KC in a heart beat. Looking forward to seeing it after completion.
Looks better than 95% of what gets built in any of those places, especially Toronto, which is boring even by Canadian standards. I don’t think it’s exactly iconic, but it’s a nice looking building, by the low, low bar of our day.

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Re: St. Louis/CWE studio gang skyscraper proposal

Post by town cow » Fri Mar 02, 2018 8:52 am

Exactly. I couldn't say it better.

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Re: St. Louis/CWE studio gang skyscraper proposal

Post by warwickland » Tue Jul 24, 2018 1:08 pm

the main construction crane is up for this project:

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Post by smh » Tue Jul 24, 2018 1:10 pm

Very cool, thanks for sharing.

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Re: St. Louis/CWE studio gang skyscraper proposal

Post by warwickland » Tue Jul 24, 2018 1:12 pm

the view down west pine (the above photo of west pine at the intersection w/ euclid) is becoming semi-unrecognizable, and much more urban/active than before with the shake shack, apartments/condos/balconies, the new pub built into the ground floor of the older residential building, and whole foods with its big patio. it was previously kind of a dead corner between the classic euclid activity nodes.

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Re: St. Louis/CWE studio gang skyscraper proposal

Post by warwickland » Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:54 am

a bit of a relief to see this building begin its vertical ascent.

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Re: St. Louis/CWE studio gang skyscraper proposal

Post by KCTOGA » Wed Sep 19, 2018 12:26 pm

Jealous, looks really cool to me!!!

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Re: St. Louis/CWE studio gang skyscraper proposal

Post by Chris Stritzel » Tue Oct 30, 2018 8:25 pm

Found 2 new renderings of the tower (amenity deck and the landscaping along Kingshighway). At least they show some things up close. I wish there were more perspectives of the tower.

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Progress photos from 10/22.

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And webcam progress photos from today. The podium just had it's second floor deck poured while the ramp and partial decking for floor 3 are going in. This means that the side facing the Chase is half way done (Podium wise). Once the podium is finished, the tower will fly. The slanted walls are become more prevalent.

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