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Old September 27th, 2005, 01:27 PM   #261
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looks very good. i would love to see a final render of DIFC...
but there is only one with ugly white blocks instead of towers.
what is the tower in front? the hexagon?
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Old September 27th, 2005, 01:55 PM   #262
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let's hope the hexagon will really be built
it's been quiet for about 9 months now and i'm afraid they have abandoned this one
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Old September 27th, 2005, 02:29 PM   #263
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does anyone of our arabic forumer have al bayan newspaper?

There is a big master plan for all the towers with names approved in DIFC.
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Old September 27th, 2005, 04:46 PM   #264
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does anyone of our arabic forumer have al bayan newspaper?

There is a big master plan for all the towers with names approved in DIFC.
Isn't available online? Do you want me to buy it and scan? I'm going out after sunset.
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Old September 27th, 2005, 05:22 PM   #265
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that would really be great and highly appreciated!
i think i speak in the name of everybody here?
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Old September 27th, 2005, 06:58 PM   #266
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course you do.
but doubt there is much more on that masterplan than we already know of.
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Old September 27th, 2005, 08:35 PM   #267
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Here's a scan of the masterplan.. I will translate and post other pictures of towers later..

[IMG]http://************/e0mkjo.jpg[/IMG]
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Old September 27th, 2005, 08:50 PM   #268
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wow that's actually a new one.
looks like some new towers in there.
great if you could post more information.
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Old September 27th, 2005, 08:57 PM   #269
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this is excellent
thank you very much samovar!!!
i'm so excited about the names and the pics
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Old September 27th, 2005, 09:10 PM   #270
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Here's a translation, although I'm not sure about this periphery part.. isn't it The Gate?

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Old September 27th, 2005, 09:21 PM   #271
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[IMG]http://************/e0mvpz.jpg[/IMG]

1. Liberty House
Cost: AED 450 million
60 storey, commercial-residential
372 residential units
Completion: 2007

2. al-Fattan Towers
Cost: AED 450 million
Two towers, 50 storeys residential, 15 storeys offices
Completion: 2007

3. Sky Gardens
Cost: AED 500 million
47 storeys, residential (575 units)
Completion: 2007

4. Emirates Financial
Cost: AED 450 million
Two towers, residential-commercial, 26 storeys each
Completion: 2007

5. Name unspecified
Cost: AED 1.25 billion
Two towers, residential/commercial
50 storeys each
Completion: unspecified

6. Daman Towers
Cost: AED 1.26 billion
Three buildings, commercial-residential-hotel
Expected completion: 2008

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Old September 27th, 2005, 09:33 PM   #272
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very interesting
especially the new ones, #2 and #5

but liberty house only has 42, not 60 storeys

the hexagon plot is under study
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Old September 27th, 2005, 09:35 PM   #273
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[IMG]http://************/e0mz6g.jpg[/IMG]
[IMG]http://************/e0mzau.jpg[/IMG]

7. Park Towers
Cost: AED 600 million
Two towers, 30 storeys each, residential
Completion: 2008

8. The Ritz Carlton
Cost: AED 1.5 billion
18 storeys, hotel, 330 rooms
Completion: 2008

9. Park Lane Apts
Cost: AED 1.5 billion
Residential
Completion: 2008

10. One Central Park
Cost: AED 1.8 billion
80 storeys, commercial
Completion: 2008
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Old September 27th, 2005, 09:36 PM   #274
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and skygarden looks different..!


btw another parklane..!
open new threads D-L?

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Old September 27th, 2005, 09:40 PM   #275
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These are pictures that were in the paper.. sorry bad quality I dunno how to edit scanned images..

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[IMG]http://************/e0n1u8.jpg[/IMG]
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Old September 27th, 2005, 09:43 PM   #276
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looking good.
the front one reminds me of jin mao..
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Old September 27th, 2005, 09:45 PM   #277
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Here are bigger ones of the towers you said are new or look different:

al-Fattan
[IMG]http://************/e0n2fo.jpg[/IMG]

Sky Gardens
[IMG]http://************/e0n2md.jpg[/IMG]

Dubai Holding/Diar
[IMG]http://************/e0n2no.jpg[/IMG]
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Old September 27th, 2005, 10:37 PM   #278
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thanks a lot.
after this render sky gardens is not on top of my fav tower list though...looks weird.

the dubai holding towers look amazing!
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Old September 27th, 2005, 11:21 PM   #279
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thx for the great scans samovar!
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Old September 27th, 2005, 11:30 PM   #280
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Great effort here , i know it took you a lot of time , much appreciated
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