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by Algernon
Sat Nov 21, 2020 3:18 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [PRO] 52-66 King William Street | 65m | 15 Levels | Southern Cross Arcade
Replies: 90
Views: 18473

[PRO] Re: 52-66 King William Street | 65m | 15 Levels | Southern Cross Arcade

Next building to go hopefully in that area is the building next door - is it still occupied by singapore airlines? What a building - the floor to height measurement looks to be half of the neighbouring buildings and i always thought it looked weird af. Peter Dinklage would hit his fuckin head in tha...
by Algernon
Thu Nov 19, 2020 11:27 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [VIS] New inner-city stadium
Replies: 217
Views: 42541

[VIS] Re: New inner-city stadium

Shock horror - the people who actually follow fooball love Hidmarsh and believe best option is upgrades, and people who hate sockah insist on a massively over engineered solution to a problem that doesn't exist because reasons Hindmarsh is still the best football specific venue in Australia 20 years...
by Algernon
Sun Nov 15, 2020 12:07 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [VIS] New inner-city stadium
Replies: 217
Views: 42541

[VIS] Re: New inner-city stadium

Inner-city Adelaide stadium recommended in state sport blueprint - Sunday Mail Nov 15 https://www.adelaidenow.com.au/news/south-australia/innercity-adelaide-stadium-recommended-in-state-sport-blueprint/news-story/1b3a0955625cd7c0dcd2aa7473ace719 “An inner-city stadium is back onto the agenda as the...
by Algernon
Wed Nov 11, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [PRO] 98-100 North Terrace | 67m | 17 Levels | Quest Hotel
Replies: 42
Views: 16252

[PRO] Re: 98-100 North Terrace | 67m | 17 Levels | Quest Hotel

At least they introduced some height variation to the area...
by Algernon
Tue Nov 10, 2020 12:01 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] Festival Plaza Redevelopment | $800 million
Replies: 1073
Views: 284410

[U/C] Re: Festival Plaza Redevelopment | $800 million

obituary resider wrote:
Mon Nov 09, 2020 6:15 pm
Looks like its been value managed to kingdom come and back :cry:
No worries, it'll get some industry award where other glass box companies declare this the most 'world-class' of the lot
by Algernon
Mon Nov 09, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [PRO] 51 Pirie Street | 94m | 21 Levels | Hyatt
Replies: 509
Views: 140216

[PRO] Re: 51 Pirie Street | 94m | 21 Levels | Hyatt

Ah I see, excuse my Victorian ignorance here. To further my ignorance here, has this body been a difficult road block in the way of larger developments? As an interstate observer, it surprises me the degree of scrutiny placed on developments such as this one. As well as the general hesitation for d...
by Algernon
Sun Nov 08, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [PRO] 51 Pirie Street | 94m | 21 Levels | Hyatt
Replies: 509
Views: 140216

[PRO] Re: 51 Pirie Street | 94m | 21 Levels | Hyatt

Isn't the Adelaide City Council notorious for keeping Adelaide in the 70's? Here in Melbourne we have the opposite problem, we are getting shocking things erected that don't even resemble buildings. The city council hasn't had power over developments of this scale for many years. They're assessed b...
by Algernon
Sun Nov 08, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] Festival Plaza Redevelopment | $800 million
Replies: 1073
Views: 284410

[U/C] Re: Festival Plaza Redevelopment | $800 million

Nathan wrote:
Sun Nov 08, 2020 1:36 pm
"Dear architects, we appreciate the efforts you put in to give us a nondescript tower, but we feel the louvres are adding too much interest. Can you please just make it a glass box? Ta."
Nailed it.
by Algernon
Sat Nov 07, 2020 6:27 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [SWP] Lot 14 (Old RAH Site)
Replies: 733
Views: 175976

[SWP] Re: Lot 14 (Old RAH Site)

I had family that worked in one of the now demolished wings in that picture. 25 years after i was last in there, i can still recall the hepatitis piss smell of that place.
by Algernon
Fri Nov 06, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [PRO] Central Market Arcade Redevelopment | ~ 135m | 35 levels
Replies: 171
Views: 50232

[PRO] Re: Central Market Arcade Redevelopment | ~ 135m | 35 levels

dbl96 wrote:
Fri Nov 06, 2020 6:16 pm
This is precisely the kind of attitude that has cost us this investment and may well cost us further investment in the future.
Bull.

Shit.

Money doesn't have feelings to be hurt. The investor was never going to come good and found whatever face saving option to get out of the deal.
by Algernon
Fri Nov 06, 2020 6:16 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [COM] Rundle Mall Redevelopment | $30m
Replies: 1240
Views: 239469

[COM] Re: Rundle Mall Redevelopment | $30m

Just noticed the ankle on the pigeon, the fuckin ting is tagged? :lol:
by Algernon
Fri Nov 06, 2020 6:08 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [COM] Rundle Mall Redevelopment | $30m
Replies: 1240
Views: 239469

[COM] Re: Rundle Mall Redevelopment | $30m

Love the pigeon

Next rundle mall bird to be immortalised as a statue must be those tiny bastards that shoot through the mall straight at your head at 1000kph before missing you by a cm, typically around 8 in the morning
by Algernon
Fri Nov 06, 2020 7:39 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] 203 North Terrace | 119m | 35 levels | Student Accom
Replies: 267
Views: 90391

[U/C] Re: 203 North Terrace | 119m | 35 levels | Student Accom

SRW wrote:
Thu Nov 05, 2020 11:38 am
Fins look matte not metallic, which would've been a way to elevate its appearance.
Maybe your eyesight is better than mine, but it's hard to determine the material finish from a render that looks like it was done on a 3DFX Voodoo
by Algernon
Wed Nov 04, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [PRO] Central Market Arcade Redevelopment | ~ 135m | 35 levels
Replies: 171
Views: 50232

[PRO] Re: Central Market Arcade Redevelopment | ~ 135m | 35 levels

Behind a paywall. CHINESE INVESTOR ABANDONS TOWER PROJECT CENTRAL MARKET A key player in the $400m Adelaide Central Market Arcade redevelopment has pulled out over negative public comments about its links to China. https://www.adelaidenow.com.au/news/south-australia/chinese-investor-nanshan-singapo...
by Algernon
Mon Nov 02, 2020 2:11 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [COM] Adelaide Oval Hotel
Replies: 690
Views: 117060

[COM] Re: Adelaide Oval Hotel

Mpol02 wrote:
Sun Nov 01, 2020 11:53 pm
Adelaidian still look like it’s under construction. :sly:
It actually makes the Central Equity developments in Melbourne look top shelf by comparison :lol: