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NEW YORK TIMES One company competing to develop what would be Hawaii's tallest building is Australian-based company Lend Lease. The firm was involved with the 1,170-foot Trump International Hotel and Tower in Chicago. It is the second-tallest building in the Western Hemisphere.
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One of the developers bidding to build 690 Pohukaina is Forest City, an Ohio-based company whose projects include the 870-foot New York by Gehry apartment tower, pictured above. The building is recognized as the tallest residential building in the Western Hemisphere.