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Old January 22nd, 2005, 04:47 PM   #1
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United Bank Tower Proposal - Karachi

Just stumbled on this and thought I would share it.....! very unusual tower design indeed. Looks like there is a tower boom in Karachi, first the MCB tower now this proposal.. nice to see a lot of building activity,proposals.







Proposal is be Ahed Associates.


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Old January 22nd, 2005, 06:45 PM   #2
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Very Nice design Inded looks like Karachi is getting good buildings Now too very good :0 am happy
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Old January 22nd, 2005, 06:53 PM   #3
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Looks very futuristic, Pakistan is developing well!
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Old January 22nd, 2005, 08:21 PM   #4
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Looks Awesome! But where would this be located in Karachi? Any idea?
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Old January 22nd, 2005, 10:10 PM   #5
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Little odd, but not bad.
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Old January 22nd, 2005, 10:11 PM   #6
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I like it but the top...it's too bulky...kind of.

Is that a dish at the top?
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Old January 22nd, 2005, 10:49 PM   #7
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this is very dubaish, excellent tower
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Old January 23rd, 2005, 12:46 AM   #8
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Awesome Stuff !

I think its about time Habib Bank starts thinking of a newer complex to house there offices.
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Old January 23rd, 2005, 02:44 AM   #9
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Umm... 50/50, okay 60 good, 40 not sure.
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Old January 23rd, 2005, 04:54 AM   #10
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Hmm, not very big project doesnt it.
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Old January 23rd, 2005, 05:24 AM   #11
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very nice,

there is also the new state bank building u/c which will be around 30 storys high.
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Old January 23rd, 2005, 07:12 AM   #12
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Great news for Karachi!
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Old January 23rd, 2005, 07:25 AM   #13
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think it about 15 or 16 storey
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Old January 23rd, 2005, 08:57 AM   #14
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I think its more like 20 storey's.. atleast!
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Old January 23rd, 2005, 09:00 AM   #15
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Looks alright.
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Old January 24th, 2005, 04:30 AM   #16
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It's pretty, but they should have made it taller.
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Old January 24th, 2005, 04:31 AM   #17
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40 storey's might have made it look much better!
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Old July 28th, 2005, 06:58 PM   #18
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40 storey's might have made it look much better!
At least Karachi is getting a good building.
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Old July 28th, 2005, 09:21 PM   #19
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It would be better if it was taller.
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Old July 31st, 2005, 08:03 PM   #20
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looks like something out of futurama. the base is nice.
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