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Old May 28th, 2006, 10:39 PM   #121
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absolutly awesome !!!!!!! i like that shot, i can imagine the actual burj dubai under construction almost FIVE TIMES that might equal emirates big brother in that pic !
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Old May 28th, 2006, 10:42 PM   #122
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So once its completed, it will dwarf other buildings around it.
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Old May 29th, 2006, 12:22 AM   #123
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Glassy!!!!!!!
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Old May 29th, 2006, 12:30 AM   #124
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So facade testing, is that basically what is sounds like? They're testing to see if the glass fits or if it looks right?
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Old May 29th, 2006, 12:42 AM   #125
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If it looks right, mostly.
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Old May 29th, 2006, 12:43 AM   #126
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loving the facade
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Old May 29th, 2006, 12:43 AM   #127
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The first picture on post 115, in BIGGER size:


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Old May 29th, 2006, 12:44 AM   #128
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they are most probably testing different kinds and colours to see what looks best in the sun, reflects, etc.
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Old May 29th, 2006, 01:09 AM   #129
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god! can u imagine how much glass is going to cover that building?
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Old May 29th, 2006, 01:50 AM   #130
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can't wait until its finished.I think they should use silver shining glas.
That would look really good and elegant.
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Old May 29th, 2006, 01:56 AM   #131
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god! can u imagine how much glass is going to cover that building?

it might be the building with the biggest glass facade in the world in terms of area !
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Old May 29th, 2006, 07:16 AM   #132
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it might be the building with the biggest glass facade in the world in terms of area !
That is a very good point!! Im at work and cannot be bothered doing the numbers but hopefully someone can do this and let us know :-)
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Old May 29th, 2006, 07:35 AM   #133
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Awesome man...... !
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Old May 29th, 2006, 07:57 AM   #134
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Old May 29th, 2006, 12:15 PM   #135
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Much more photos are in the Dubai section.

How tall is this now?? The SWFC is ca. 205 meters??
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Old May 29th, 2006, 02:44 PM   #136
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cant say cladding has started, they are testing, as you see its a "smaller" version of the real thing
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Old May 29th, 2006, 08:20 PM   #137
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This is really great, soon we will have nice glasses on the burj.
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Old May 30th, 2006, 02:13 AM   #138
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Much more photos are in the Dubai section.

How tall is this now?? The SWFC is ca. 205 meters??
burjD is approx lev 46 or 173m high.SWFC is currently lev43 or 207m.
the BIG 3 diagram update is due out june1.
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Old May 30th, 2006, 07:43 AM   #139
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Anyone heard of any news about the Al Burj?
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Old May 30th, 2006, 10:20 AM   #140
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burjD is approx lev 46 or 173m high.SWFC is currently lev43 or 207m.
the BIG 3 diagram update is due out june1.

Thank You. Can't wait!!
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