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Old March 28th, 2014, 11:02 AM   #641
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This is a pretty big building if CMA will occupy all of it. There are less than 100 CMA regulated/authorised firms in KSA.
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Old March 29th, 2014, 08:15 PM   #642
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Old March 31st, 2014, 08:41 PM   #643
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all desert before, then mirage was show Central Business District in the middle of desert
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Old April 2nd, 2014, 06:49 AM   #644
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Middle of desert
stop using this statement. this district is built North of the capital and its going to be the heart of Riyadh.
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Old April 2nd, 2014, 11:49 AM   #645
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For me it looks like a cluster of skyscrapers from Dubai.
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Old April 2nd, 2014, 03:50 PM   #646
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stop using this statement. this district is built North of the capital and its going tone the heart of Riyadh.
That's what happens when people are ignorant, stupid stereotypes occur. Every skyscraper in a desert country is now "middle of desert"
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Old April 2nd, 2014, 03:58 PM   #647
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The city itself is in the middle of the desert so it's not wrong.
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Old April 4th, 2014, 02:42 PM   #648
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That was too literal...
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Old April 5th, 2014, 07:12 PM   #649
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Old April 6th, 2014, 04:12 AM   #650
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It's not 385! It's a 400 m tower!
Please change it back to 400 m which is the real height.


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doka the company that built the structure says its 400:
http://www.doka.com/web/newsroom/new...ageLanguage=FI

Walter P Moore the mechanical engineer in charge of the tower says its a 400 m tower:
http://www.walterpmoore.com/projects/cma-tower
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Old April 8th, 2014, 04:20 PM   #651
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It's not 385! It's a 400 m tower!
Please change it back to 400 m which is the real height.


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doka the company that built the structure says its 400:
http://www.doka.com/web/newsroom/new...ageLanguage=FI

Walter P Moore the mechanical engineer in charge of the tower says its a 400 m tower:
http://www.walterpmoore.com/projects/cma-tower
And HOK says 1260 ft., which converts to 384 m.:
http://www.hok.com/design/region/mid...thority-tower/

We definitely need to see some drawings!
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Old April 11th, 2014, 02:44 AM   #652
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Old April 14th, 2014, 04:23 AM   #653
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