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Old March 27th, 2011, 10:19 AM   #7521
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I kinda like the way the telecommunication antennas are on the surface, but kind of concealed by the design. Nice.
I didn't even notice those until you mentioned them. Interesting.
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Old March 27th, 2011, 11:36 AM   #7522
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Old March 27th, 2011, 11:37 AM   #7523
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Old March 27th, 2011, 11:38 AM   #7524
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Old March 27th, 2011, 01:13 PM   #7525
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Old March 27th, 2011, 03:30 PM   #7526
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Woah... its looks even more huge than I expected. I'm also surprised to see that it suits in so nicely with the Mecca cityview. A great project, indeed!
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Old March 27th, 2011, 07:00 PM   #7527
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Thanks 'asyiqul^huur, great updates!
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Old March 27th, 2011, 07:01 PM   #7528
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ZamZam Tower par Ammar Meer Al Amir, sur Flickr
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Old March 27th, 2011, 09:25 PM   #7529
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The spire itself is like another little tower on top.
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Old March 28th, 2011, 12:09 AM   #7530
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Shouldn't the status of this be changed to Topped Out, T/O?

Or does this go for all the abrajj al bait towers so not until they're all T/O?
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Old March 28th, 2011, 12:57 AM   #7531
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Another pic from Ammar!

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Old March 28th, 2011, 03:53 AM   #7532
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Shouldn't the status of this be changed to Topped Out, T/O?

Or does this go for all the abrajj al bait towers so not until they're all T/O?
It hasn't reached it's final height yet....they've still got to put the moon thing on.
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Old March 28th, 2011, 05:13 AM   #7533
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Shouldn't the status of this be changed to Topped Out, T/O?

Or does this go for all the abrajj al bait towers so not until they're all T/O?
The crescent has to be in place and also yes, the thread covers the entire complex.
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Old March 28th, 2011, 05:17 AM   #7534
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man i miss the sun from middle east, its always so bright there, here in canada i haven't seen the sun for like 2 months lol, its always so cloudy

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Old March 28th, 2011, 08:09 PM   #7535
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hoping to see the crescent soon!
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Old March 28th, 2011, 10:12 PM   #7536
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The spire itself is like another little tower on top.
It looks like an saudi-ish icon to me. Like the saudi eiffel tower
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Old March 29th, 2011, 12:33 AM   #7537
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They should build one of these next to the Vatican.
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Old March 29th, 2011, 01:51 AM   #7538
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Old March 29th, 2011, 02:01 AM   #7539
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Is it just me or does it look like this thing is fitting to be a Las Vegas-style hotel?
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Old March 29th, 2011, 05:12 AM   #7540
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so all people at mecca now anytime can see big watch
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