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Old March 18th, 2008, 08:41 PM   #701
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Here it looks so big

and if you compare with Burj Dubai it's a lowrise


Indeed! If this would be built elsewhere, it would be a Mayor player in the skyline, but its hard to compete against a 800m+ building.

I like this Hotel a Lot
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Old March 18th, 2008, 08:52 PM   #702
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nope, it isn't topped out
Structurally it is, not counting the spire.
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Old March 18th, 2008, 08:53 PM   #703
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the spire counts to the structural height because it is no antenna
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Old March 18th, 2008, 09:16 PM   #704
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Almost there, looks good
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Old March 26th, 2008, 08:33 PM   #705
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today by imre, still a bit to go :

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Old March 26th, 2008, 11:30 PM   #706
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wonderful picture Imre. thanks very much for it
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Old March 26th, 2008, 11:36 PM   #707
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It looks sleeker / taller in that angle.
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Old March 26th, 2008, 11:45 PM   #708
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i dont like the glass, golden glass would be better.
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Old March 27th, 2008, 12:35 AM   #709
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I cant wait how it looks with that white stuff removed.
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Old March 27th, 2008, 03:09 AM   #710
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Old March 27th, 2008, 03:10 AM   #711
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Old March 27th, 2008, 05:29 AM   #712
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Old March 27th, 2008, 10:02 AM   #713
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I wonder if that darker green lining in the deeper part of the lake is what they are going to replace the crappy stuff with? That would be nice....
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Old March 27th, 2008, 03:49 PM   #714
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I mean that protective stuff...
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Old March 27th, 2008, 07:19 PM   #715
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Nice shots. Tower looks bigger in real Many cranes on that last picture btw.
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Old March 27th, 2008, 07:26 PM   #716
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This city is totally out of this world the projects in dubai will be in the wolrd records for decades !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

We are watching in real time the construction of the bigesst the tallest, metropolis ever built by mankind !!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old March 27th, 2008, 08:58 PM   #717
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^ I'll drink to that! Dubai forever!
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Old March 27th, 2008, 10:58 PM   #718
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the spire is being added! how nice

not much left to be T/O
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Old March 28th, 2008, 02:21 PM   #719
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The owners of the units have been sent an update about this project...... Anyone knows what it is yet?
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Old March 28th, 2008, 07:07 PM   #720
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From The King (a few days before)



Spire is coming, almost topped out!!!
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