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Old September 9th, 2005, 05:08 AM   #1
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WTC tower,Qatar










Assembled in 4 general blocks, Doha World Trade Centre ,57-story tower, is designed to unite various architectural elements, international trade and business activities and significant services.
The design sponsors the excitement through colour, sensibility and thoughtful provision of human needs. Graciousness and lugubriousness are also emphasized.

Block A:
Podium:

The podium block is mainly dedicated to utilize the services, including main plaza, coffee shop, parking floors and main mechanical services.

Block B

High rise building:

The primary concept of WTC is to ensure efficient working environment and spaces for users who work in WTC on full basis. The tower is designed to allocate offices, meeting rooms and exclusive executive services such as Health Club, Executive Lounge and Restaurant .

Block C:
Sphere:

The location and from the sphere were intended to emphasize the global aim of the project. Sphere shape is ideal fore the Auditorium and Seminar Halls, designed for formal presentations, international symposiums or educational events.

Block D:
Low rise building:

WTC unique design will further contribute to the widely expanding construction life in Doha. Its outstanding facilities would absorb all potential cultural, social and business activities.
Convention Centre, located around the plaza includes halls of different which size extension is achievable in the future.
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Old September 9th, 2005, 06:01 AM   #2
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stunning! an uniquely slim beauty tower for Doha.
Btw what's the current status and where's the location??? is it situated along Doha coastal waterfront???
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Old September 9th, 2005, 10:06 AM   #3
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I like it
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Old September 9th, 2005, 01:33 PM   #4
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The construction work has not began yet…
It's located in the West Bay Area, exactly near to the Peace towers
see the pictures below:


in the left :WTC 57 story , middle: unnamed tower 44 story, right: the peace towers 20 story.
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Old September 9th, 2005, 01:36 PM   #5
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These towers look great. The middle one reminds me of SwissRe
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Old September 9th, 2005, 01:42 PM   #6
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WOW I REALLY LIKE THE FIRST AND SECOND TOWER. I THINK IT LOOKS LIKE SWISS RE TOO THE SECOND ONEM I AM TALKING ABOUT.
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Old September 9th, 2005, 01:43 PM   #7
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Plans for new WTC building announced by WTC Doha-Qatar

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His Excellency Sheikh Nasser Bin Ali Al Thani, Chairman WTC Doha-Qatar , recently announced plans for a 42-story WTC Doha building to be constructed in the city's business center.Comprising a building area of over 92,000 sq.m. on a 10,000 sq.m. site and certain to become a city landmark, the new WTC will offer furnished apartments, exhibition halls, meeting rooms, restaurants, a business center, a business club, a health club, a library, stock market facilities, banks and other amenities. The project will commence as soon as Government permits are issued and is expected to take 30 (Thirty ) months to complete.

Qatar has been called "The Heart of the Arabian Gulf" surrounded by water on three sides. It has the highest per capita income in the world and the second largest gas reserves after Russia. Oil and gas resources are the mainstays of Qatar's economy.


Source : Capital Region World Trade Center
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Old September 9th, 2005, 01:45 PM   #8
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Old September 9th, 2005, 02:14 PM   #9
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the architect for this nice building is www.artec.ae

check their great renders!!!
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Old September 9th, 2005, 03:10 PM   #10
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Man , it's 57 story not 42…
And I'll give you the project details that I had from the project pamphlet

Projects elements:

Block A:
Podium:

Location 3 basement + ground
Total built up area 40625 sqm
Parking area 40464 sqm
Services 1003 sqm
Lobbies and corridors 1542 sqm

Block B
High rise building:

Location from 2nd floor to 53rd floor
Total built up area 75526 sqm
Office area 51455sqm
VIP office 613sqm
Vip auditorium 369sqm
Sky restaurant 198 sqm
Cafeteria 307sqm
Health club 551sqm
Lobbies & corridors 9250sqm
Services 10328sqm

Block C:
Sphere:

Levels g+6
Main built up area 3373sqm
Main auditorium at the ground floor 583 seats 602sqm
Seminar rooms at 2nd floor 2nos 437sqm
Business centre at 3rd floor 953 sqm
Library 416sqm
Lobbies floor 393sqm
Services 572sqm

Block D:
Low rise building:

Levels 1st& 2nd floor
Total built up area 5619sqm
Convention halls 2646sqm
Convention plaza 1496sqm
Restaurant & cafeteria 457sqm
Snack bar 127sqm
Lobbies of corridor 493sqm
Services 800sqm
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Old September 9th, 2005, 03:16 PM   #11
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The tower in the middle is Qatar National Bank if im not mistaken. The arch. is norman foster.


The sphere will be able to hold up to over 5000 ppl.
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Old September 9th, 2005, 03:40 PM   #12
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remember jatsons family . it looks cool in that landscape . looks beautiful .
the unnamed tower on midle is strange ....hahahaha, it looks like tht jean nouvel project... tht i dont like so remember a ... a .... i can say here.
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Old September 9th, 2005, 08:48 PM   #13
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ohhh no ur right bertameh... its a jean nouvel not norman foster.. its the same guy who desined a similiar tower in spain.
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Old September 10th, 2005, 07:44 PM   #14
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I like the UFO on the top.
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Old September 11th, 2005, 04:25 AM   #15
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Concept pictures for Q-WTC interior



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Old September 11th, 2005, 02:29 PM   #16
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cool building!
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