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Old November 11th, 2013, 11:17 PM   #501
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If so, where does the height 400 meters in the thread title come from?
The Mechanical Engineer of the project: WALTER P MOORE
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Old November 12th, 2013, 05:19 AM   #502
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It is arabia ,not sweden..
You are both right
However, the roads and area around the buildings (WADI) have lots of greenery.



















You can also check it the video posted earlier
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Old November 12th, 2013, 05:50 AM   #503
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Highrises Underconstruction [HDR] by Bakar_88, on Flickr
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City Skyline Under Construction [HDR] by Bakar_88, on Flickr
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Old November 12th, 2013, 05:58 AM   #504
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The scale of construction is staggering.
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Old November 12th, 2013, 07:05 AM   #505
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I can't help it but admire the scale of this project, impressive .
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Old November 12th, 2013, 07:43 AM   #506
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nice rendering and they will plant many trees....
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Old November 12th, 2013, 04:38 PM   #507
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Old November 13th, 2013, 07:33 PM   #508
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Old November 14th, 2013, 12:45 AM   #509
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The WOW factor in this project is starting to show up!
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Old November 14th, 2013, 02:36 AM   #510
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This Downtown project is at least 25 years ahead itself!
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Old November 15th, 2013, 06:03 PM   #511
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And there other downtown projects one by the governments in old riyad area and one by Emmar but both not started yet
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Old November 15th, 2013, 11:41 PM   #512
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Hi, long time reader and not much of a talker however I would like to share my friend's image for KAFD I hope you like it as much as I did.


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Old November 17th, 2013, 05:22 AM   #513
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Old November 17th, 2013, 12:22 PM   #514
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incredible... like kl in the 90's or dubai....

it seems so they would plan the district very well! not like in dubai, they build hundreds of skyscrapers but haven't big enough roads...
love the monorail and the integrated wadi (park)
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Old November 17th, 2013, 12:39 PM   #515
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this road looks pretty clogged up to me and that is still without all these towers in use:

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Old November 17th, 2013, 05:20 PM   #516
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this road looks pretty clogged up to me and that is still without all these towers in use:
You are right, and that's the reason for the new Riyadh Public Transport project, that will hopefully be ready in 4 years
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Old November 17th, 2013, 07:51 PM   #518
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Old November 18th, 2013, 12:46 AM   #519
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There are many amazing buildings in the project
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Old November 18th, 2013, 01:11 AM   #520
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