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Tuesday, October 7, 2008

From one hole to another

Posted By on 10.07.08 at 06:43 PM

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Construction on the Spire has been put on hold due to the economy (via Gapers Block). The local supertall biz is doing fine, though, provided the buildings aren't built here--Blair Kamin reports that Adrian Smith and Gordon Gill, both recently of SOM, just signed on for four buildings ($15 billion worth) in Dubai, all on "super fast track." [Does Dubai need an alt-weekly? I have experience.]

Photo by SolarWind-Chicago, July 2, 2008

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