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Old September 17th, 2007, 07:25 PM   #1
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DUBAI | D1 Tower | 284m | 932ft | 80 fl | T/O

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Old September 17th, 2007, 07:34 PM   #2
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i hope we don't have to move this thread to the highrise section, i read something with 284m as height
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Old September 17th, 2007, 07:37 PM   #3
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very pretty.
the location looks great, btw.
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Old September 17th, 2007, 07:39 PM   #4
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i hope we don't have to move this thread to the highrise section, i read something with 284m as height
With 80 floors, a roof featurew and a spire ... I don't think so.
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Old September 17th, 2007, 07:40 PM   #5
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This building looks quite similar to Q1, but it doesn't matter anymore...
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Old September 17th, 2007, 07:44 PM   #6
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Yes, it is the twin. And the height of 284 should go to the top out section.
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Old September 17th, 2007, 07:47 PM   #7
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With 80 floors, a roof featurew and a spire ... I don't think so.
the render on their website don't show a spire as i can see.
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Old September 17th, 2007, 07:51 PM   #8
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But the models displayd do.
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Old September 17th, 2007, 08:05 PM   #9
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Nice one, reminds me of Burj Dubai Lake Hotel a little.
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Old September 17th, 2007, 08:09 PM   #10
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This is the first time I saw a render that just is pretty simple in Dubai. Excellent location though.
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Old September 17th, 2007, 09:25 PM   #11
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But the models displayd do.
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Old September 17th, 2007, 09:58 PM   #12
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Another awesome project for Dubai.
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Old September 17th, 2007, 11:35 PM   #13
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This building looks quite similar to Q1, but it doesn't matter anymore...
It's actually being created by the same developer as Q1 and it to be a sister tower. The website originally said 350m but now it says 284m.
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Old September 17th, 2007, 11:37 PM   #14
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Where in Dubai is this being built?
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Old September 18th, 2007, 12:02 AM   #15
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I like the model, it stand out good amongst the lower buildings. Wel see if it gets built aongst lower ones in reality. What a view that would be, a true eyecatcher.
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Old September 18th, 2007, 12:03 AM   #16
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the model with spire is actually Q1 on the Gold Coast, Australia, which is currently worlds tallest resi towe at 322m to spire (275m fin). the D1 i assure you is 350m to top of fin. there wont be any spire.
The reason why it looks like Q1 is because the developer visited Q1 last year and said he wanted same design, literally!!!

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Are you sure it's 350m? That's what it said some months ago but the official website now says 284m, which makes sense considering it has the same amount of floors as Q1
http://www.d1tower.com/residential-a...i/building.htm
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Old September 18th, 2007, 12:08 AM   #18
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oh, it was 350m .now 284m? sounds right. Q1 has 78floors to 250m roof.
if D1 is 284m,this thread has to be moved to highrise.
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Old September 18th, 2007, 12:11 AM   #19
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Old September 18th, 2007, 12:18 AM   #20
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Where in Dubai is this being built?
near the new Business Bay Bridge.
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