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Old July 18th, 2012, 11:21 AM   #21
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Just like the tram network or the Palm Jumeirah?
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Old July 20th, 2012, 12:06 AM   #22
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Just like the tram network or the Palm Jumeirah?
Like The World, Palm Jebel Ali, Palm Deira, Dubailand, The Waterfront, Jumeira Garden City, bla, bla, bla...
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Old July 20th, 2012, 05:35 AM   #23
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only time will tell...
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Old November 4th, 2012, 07:40 PM   #24
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Old December 1st, 2012, 11:10 PM   #25
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Is going to be built?
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Old February 20th, 2015, 09:05 AM   #26
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Mods, please rename the thread. also this is the third version of this project that we have seen now, yes?

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Afterwards, Shaikh Mohammed launched other three development projects to be undertaken by the group: Zabeel Park 1, a mixed-use complex on Zabeel park comprising hotels, residential and office buildings, cafes and restaurants, recreational facilities and retail shops along with the first year-round snow fountain and a water fountain for entertainment.

The project will be fitted with the latest lighting technologies, reflecting the contemporary, urban beauty of the Zabeel Park. The main tower in the project will take the shape of number 1, reflecting Dubai’s quest to be number one.

http://www.khaleejtimes.com/biz/insi...on=uaebusiness

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Old February 23rd, 2015, 09:42 PM   #27
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Snapshots from: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eoIS-1YWEts
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Old March 3rd, 2015, 10:03 PM   #28
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A snow fountain?! Good grief how is that supposed to work?
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Old March 4th, 2015, 08:26 AM   #29
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Like an ice cube dispenser but bigger ...
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Old March 4th, 2015, 07:14 PM   #30
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Good point, and btw you are blessed to have an awesome ruler in Sheikh Mohammed
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Old September 2nd, 2016, 11:21 PM   #31
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They started working on this one! I saw machinery on site today couldn't take pics but I will try soon
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Didn't know about this. So most of the view of SZR from the Dubai Frame will be blocked?
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Here it is ... Taken today



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Old September 18th, 2016, 05:47 PM   #34
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Today by me

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Old October 15th, 2016, 02:42 PM   #35
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Annnddd one of the towers "shaped as number 1" is designed by atkins

Structural Lead for the Concept Design of a proposed 168m-high twin towers sharing a common podium and connected by a link bridge at the upper five floors. The development includes the following:

Ground Floor serving as the Main Lobby and Retail Areas
5 Levels of Podium
Two Towers with the following components:
35 residential floors in each tower
2 service floors.
A 5-level link bridge located at the upper five floors of the building connecting the two towers


http://www.atkinsglobal.com/
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Old October 15th, 2016, 04:44 PM   #36
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I have high hopes for this small district
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Another render for the district

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Old December 27th, 2016, 08:37 PM   #38
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I have high hopes for this small district
There used to be a handful of highrise projects in Al Mankhool, threads haven't been updated in ages. Anyway, this district would create a nice connection to them.
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Pass by it today .. piling on phase 1 is already underway I saw site board which includes 4 towers with 2 highest are 32 F located on the northern part of this district.

This is what on site board:


https://www.protenders.com/projects/...opment-phase-1

PS: this area is all labeled with no height restriction I wonder what the other phases will look like ... Because this is not like the earlier masterplan we had.

Pic of construction:

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