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Old July 9th, 2006, 11:22 AM   #321
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Indeed surreal!!!
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Old July 9th, 2006, 01:33 PM   #322
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Pic by danmanley. It's at 51 floors:

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Old July 9th, 2006, 02:07 PM   #323
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awesome shot!
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Old July 9th, 2006, 02:25 PM   #324
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So great...
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Old July 9th, 2006, 03:20 PM   #325
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Fantastic Pics, Thank you Altin!!
I've Counted 54 Floors, is that right? And what height is this, over 190m?
But i Can't see any glasses on the Burj, when they'll start to build it???
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Old July 9th, 2006, 04:15 PM   #326
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impressive updates, I am stunned.!!
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Old July 9th, 2006, 04:47 PM   #327
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great updates! the ESB of our life!
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Old July 9th, 2006, 04:51 PM   #328
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Damn, it's already 210 meter. That tower amazes me every time, when I was in Dubai a 5 months ago, it was still 100 meter
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Old July 9th, 2006, 06:58 PM   #329
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Its already 210 meters, this is amazing. Every time i see updates of this tower it looks taller then its suppose to be.
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Old July 9th, 2006, 07:30 PM   #330
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Great, over 200m, Burj Dubai Rises faster than ever.
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Old July 9th, 2006, 08:01 PM   #331
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in thats last photo, burj dubai looks so wide and with strong body showing its 3 wings...!
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Old July 9th, 2006, 08:29 PM   #332
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Old July 9th, 2006, 08:40 PM   #333
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@European: We know this photo you don't need to post it again!!!!!
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Old July 9th, 2006, 08:54 PM   #334
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Its starting to look slim now! I am wondering why they dint start yet with the cladding.
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Old July 9th, 2006, 11:10 PM   #335
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getting scary-big now...

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Old July 9th, 2006, 11:22 PM   #336
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Its starting to look slim now! I am wondering why they dint start yet with the cladding.
Yeah, it's time for the glass.
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Old July 9th, 2006, 11:55 PM   #337
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They haven't finalised the contract yet, so there isn't a glass supplier at the moment.
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Old July 10th, 2006, 12:52 AM   #338
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^ive got some spare glass panes in my garage Emaar can start off with? lol

going on latest pic, the core has lev53 inside.
looking at STRs diagram its up the the next pier. lev=206.5m. top of construction would be around 210m.

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Old July 10th, 2006, 01:09 AM   #339
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What we see of it so far

What we see of this awesome building so far has got to be one of the strongest structures on Earth,to support the great tower that is to follow.
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Old July 10th, 2006, 01:10 AM   #340
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i am sure Emirates Glass will provide the facade...
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