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Old May 9th, 2011, 12:31 PM   #1241
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Maybe when it has had a wash
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Old May 9th, 2011, 01:43 PM   #1242
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Completed?

this is very good!
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Old May 9th, 2011, 08:28 PM   #1243
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Very nice pics
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Old May 10th, 2011, 11:09 AM   #1244
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Great!

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Old May 13th, 2011, 04:31 PM   #1245
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13/May/2011

The Torch

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Old May 14th, 2011, 05:51 PM   #1246
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reminds me of the java logo lol
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Old May 15th, 2011, 03:28 AM   #1247
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Old May 15th, 2011, 06:46 AM   #1248
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So many towers reaching for the sky. Hardly distinguishable from the rest of supertalls. Dubai truly a construction wonderland!
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Old May 16th, 2011, 05:43 AM   #1249
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those are lights on spire turned down towards fin section? that makes sense. will light up the fins at night much like a torch?
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Old May 16th, 2011, 01:24 PM   #1250
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Or maybe lightnings rods?
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Old May 16th, 2011, 06:43 PM   #1251
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those are lights on spire turned down towards fin section? that makes sense. will light up the fins at night much like a torch?
I'd be very surprised if lights weren't going to be placed inside the glass spiral. I'm expecting some sort of colorful LED animation.
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Old May 17th, 2011, 08:04 PM   #1252
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Final certification was given to the Torch today, so it is officially open as of today for full usage/rentals etc.
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Old May 17th, 2011, 08:46 PM   #1253
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it is now the tallest residential building in the world.
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Old May 18th, 2011, 09:08 PM   #1254
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Facilities include:-

• Swimming pool and children’s pool - pool gets sun in the morning
• Sizeable stylishly furnished decks
• Terraced areas with seating/sun beds for all day sunning
• Shaded rattan seated area
• Music at the pool
• Separate male and female entrances from pool to individual changing
• Locker facilities
• Sauna
• Steam Room
• Gymnasium with state of the art Nautilus equipment
• Sectioned area for yoga/exercise studio
• Spacious parking bays (over 8 floors)
• 8 Lifts (Levels 6 – 46 from P1 / Levels 47+ from B1)
• 24 Hour security
• DU Telecommunications
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Old May 18th, 2011, 11:33 PM   #1255
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When's SSC house warming party?
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Old May 19th, 2011, 12:40 AM   #1256
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When's SSC house warming party?
Select Group would probably bring in riot troops to break it up.
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Old May 19th, 2011, 12:36 PM   #1257
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Can anyone make a photo from "Dubai Marina" at the night? I just love pics of skyscraper lights at the night (sorry for my poor english)
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Old May 19th, 2011, 06:19 PM   #1258
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19/May/2011

The Torch

My friend got the keys his 1 BR apartment , its available for rent now, few pics here

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Old May 19th, 2011, 06:25 PM   #1259
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19/May/2011

The Torch , more interior photos

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Old May 19th, 2011, 06:33 PM   #1260
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19/May/2011

The Torch , corridor , sauna , steam room, gym

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