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Old Posted Nov 26, 2009, 11:25 PM
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GUADALAJARA | Torre Cube II | 410 Ft / 125 M | 28 FLOORS

TORRE CUBE II

Height: 410 FT / 125 M
Floors: 28 (3 top floors seems doubleheight) + 7 underground
Floor space: around 500m2 per floor.
Architect: Carme Pinós (Spain) http://www.cpinos.com/
pic by el informador
Lot: 2,633 m2.
Parking: 7 underground floors (480 car spaces).
Lifts: 7 high speed.
Developer: http://www.grupocube.com/


This is the only render we have seen yet. The tower will be covered by aluminium, as long as i understood from the interview. And is going to be put in a diagonal shape, to make the effect of going up, as the model shows.



The Architect with the model...

pic by el informador


interview (spanish) with the architect, at the end you can see the model, video by el informador
http://www.informador.com.mx/cultura...estructura.htm

screenshots from the video...













and i video i found on youtube about the making off of the model...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dJ5e0Vpv7jw



and this is the multi award winner, TORRE CUBE I, from the same developer and the same Architect, wich tower was the first to settle on this new area of the city. Honestly, for me, is the best designed tower in town, beautifull.

TORRE CUBE I

http://www.noticiasarquitectura.info...rre-cube3g.jpg


http://www.arquinews.com/wp-content/...bienal-arq.jpg


by me, back in 2005







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http://www.roomu.net/files/user2/nor...re-cube18g.jpg


by bcmng from flickr




arqhoy.blogspot.com/ 2007_07_01_archive.html






well, those were just to show the potential this new tower have..


     
     
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Old Posted Nov 27, 2009, 4:12 AM
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Is the site close to "Puerta de Hierro"?
     
     
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Old Posted Nov 27, 2009, 8:16 AM
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It actually is IN Puerta de Hierro... is going to be on the other side of the street of Aura Altitude, the tallest tower around...
     
     
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very cool architecture on that wooden building
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Old Posted Jan 7, 2010, 1:21 AM
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another video about making the model...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KJv5sim17sY
     
     
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between these two is going to be situated.












     
     
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WOWHAHAO!!!!!!!!!!
My Favorite tower in PDH so far.
28 floors are around what??? 110-120m. Good Height.
     
     
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mine as well!
this architect is very good! i think this tower is going to be very very nice when finished!
it's going to be 125m, as the tittle says
     
     
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some pics by the contractors from april





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7 underground floors!





     
     
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new pics from the official website

http://www.cpinos.com

the model



new render

     
     
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new pics... change page.....
     
     
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