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    Toronto | Pinnacle One Yonge | 312.5m | 95s | Pinnacle | Hariri Pontarini

    Do I spy a phase 2 tower crane footing in progress in the pics above?
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    Toronto | Pinnacle One Yonge | 312.5m | 95s | Pinnacle | Hariri Pontarini

    ^ Exactly this, and also the cutting of the caisson girders.
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    Toronto | Pinnacle One Yonge | 312.5m | 95s | Pinnacle | Hariri Pontarini

    Just now. We've reached the bottom!
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    Toronto | Scotiabank North Tower at Bay Adelaide Centre | 140.2m | 32s | Brookfield Property | KPMB

    It has some flattering angles, and provides a nice backdrop to the Dineen Building, but man that glass-on-glass-on-glass courtyard reflection-fest is migraine-inducing.
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    Toronto | Pinnacle One Yonge | 312.5m | 95s | Pinnacle | Hariri Pontarini

    Loving those views down Harbour Street. Unbelievable transformation in the last five years.
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    Toronto | The Taylor | 121m | 36s | Tricon | Diamond Schmitt

    Such an incoherent design. I'm looking forward to the day this gets hidden from most angles, but I suppose some poor souls will then have a view of it out of their windows.
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    Toronto | Pinnacle One Yonge | 312.5m | 95s | Pinnacle | Hariri Pontarini

    First balcony glass from my angle.
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    Toronto | Pinnacle One Yonge | 312.5m | 95s | Pinnacle | Hariri Pontarini

    That species is always late to leaf. Some are definitely not in the best condition though.
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    Toronto | CIBC SQUARE | 241.39m | 50s | Hines | WilkinsonEyre

    Trees on NE corner of Bay & Lake Shore:
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    Toronto | Pinnacle One Yonge | 312.5m | 95s | Pinnacle | Hariri Pontarini

    Ah yes, I've been a bit slack with my updates. Here's a couple of pics from today...
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    Toronto | Pinnacle One Yonge | 312.5m | 95s | Pinnacle | Hariri Pontarini

    Us Brits love a good "whinge". The North American "whine" simply cannot compare! 😄
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    Toronto | Pinnacle One Yonge | 312.5m | 95s | Pinnacle | Hariri Pontarini

    ^ There is more jackhammering this time as they are progressively chipping away at the concrete caisson wall from the previous phase shoring, but they did have to hammer their way through the same slate rock last time on the lower floors. The lake-fill only goes down a couple of storeys.
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    Toronto | The Well | 174.03m | 46s | RioCan | Hariri Pontarini

    I'm not sure if you're referring to just the particular colours used here, but in colour theory, red and green are perfect complementary colours. Just like blue and orange, or anything on opposite sides of the colour wheel.

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