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Old July 6th, 2011, 07:47 PM   #8501
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No there's not.
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Crescent Render by EZ-Cool-Dude, on Flickr
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Old July 6th, 2011, 08:13 PM   #8502
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مباااارك عليكم هذا الانجاز
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Old July 6th, 2011, 09:44 PM   #8503
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Awesome!
Shall we change the status to T/O?
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Old July 6th, 2011, 10:07 PM   #8504
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CHANGE THE THREAD NAME TO
MECCA | Abraj Al-Bait Endowment | 601m | 1972ft | 95 fl | T/O
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Old July 6th, 2011, 10:18 PM   #8505
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i like this building
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Old July 6th, 2011, 10:45 PM   #8506
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Great! It is topped out, now. So the next title for the largest hotel goes to Mecca?
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Old July 6th, 2011, 11:17 PM   #8507
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wooooooooooooowooooooooooooo

Oh my God

Congratulations to Saudi Arabia
Congratulations to my Country
I Love MECCA

Saudi Arabia
To the first world soon


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Old July 7th, 2011, 02:19 AM   #8508
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Holy crap this is a marvelous piece of architecture :o
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Old July 7th, 2011, 02:20 AM   #8509
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I think we still have end caps to go on both ends of crescent which will increase height little more.
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Old July 7th, 2011, 02:27 AM   #8510
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good thing if this building completed before Ramadhan
It won't be done that soon, but at least the Crescent will be there.
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Old July 7th, 2011, 03:08 AM   #8511
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Had lunch with and befriended the project manager of this project the other day, told me all the exterior works will be completed by November
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Old July 7th, 2011, 03:32 AM   #8512
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I think we still have end caps to go on both ends of crescent which will increase height little more.

I think so too, so it is not T/O. If there where no caps would there be holes at each end?
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Old July 7th, 2011, 04:49 AM   #8513
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Hi all.

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THIRD??!!!!
Hi Makkawi.

Yes ... third tallest freestanding structure on the planet (at this time).

1 - Burj Khalifa - 828 - Inaugurated - Not completed
2 - Tokyo Skytree - 634 - Topped out - Not completed
3 - Abraj Al Bait (Makkah Royal Clock Tower ?)- 601 - Topped out - Not completed
4 - Canton Tower - 600 - Completed (fully ?)
5 - CN Tower - 553 - Completed

Many changes to this list under construction.


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Old July 7th, 2011, 06:12 AM   #8514
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Old July 7th, 2011, 06:16 AM   #8515
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On Pakistani tv!

Makkah Clock Tower PKG

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Old July 7th, 2011, 06:28 AM   #8516
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Hi all.

Hi Makkawi.

Yes ... third tallest freestanding structure on the planet (at this time).

1 - Burj Khalifa - 828 - Inaugurated - Not completed
2 - Tokyo Skytree - 634 - Topped out - Not completed
3 - Abraj Al Bait (Makkah Royal Clock Tower ?)- 601 - Topped out - Not completed
4 - Canton Tower - 600 - Completed (fully ?)
5 - CN Tower - 553 - Completed

Many changes to this list under construction.


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Bk is not completed? I thought people have been slowly occupying commercial space for 2 years now
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Old July 7th, 2011, 06:43 AM   #8517
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Fury, Canton Tower is up and running. It was completed for the Asia Games.
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Old July 7th, 2011, 06:44 AM   #8518
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Bk is not completed? I thought people have been slowly occupying commercial space for 2 years now
Hi Dirty.

No - not completed.
Put your question in the BK thread if your interested.
I don't want to go completely OT here.


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Old July 7th, 2011, 09:44 AM   #8519
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insulting remark about the questionable taste of the architect of this building removed
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Old July 7th, 2011, 09:46 AM   #8520
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just wondering if the spire/ crescent would require polishing?
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