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Old January 27th, 2007, 11:10 AM   #1
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DOHA | Burj Qatar | 230m | 44 fl | Com

BURJ QATAR

Location: West Bay, Doha
Floor count: 44
Height: 230m
Status: Approved
Structure: Cylindrical complex
Construction start: ??
Construction end: ??
Architect: Ateliers Jean Nouvel
Engineering consultant: Dar Al Handasah (Shair & Partners)







View from the top:



Base:



Facade:








Pic Posted by omarmmaki



Jan 26, 2007




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Old January 27th, 2007, 11:14 AM   #2
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ah....finally u made a thread about this suzan
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Old January 27th, 2007, 11:17 AM   #3
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It was about time!
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Old January 27th, 2007, 11:21 AM   #4
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the background of the photos u took hynotizes me.
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Old January 27th, 2007, 11:27 AM   #5
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Honestly, it looks ridiculous.
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Old January 27th, 2007, 11:30 AM   #6
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the tower?
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Old January 27th, 2007, 11:31 AM   #7
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Honestly, it looks ridiculous.
Don't take it personal but you really made me laugh.. doesn't have to do with this or that but just with the way you said it..
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Old January 27th, 2007, 11:36 AM   #8
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By the way I think that the architect, Jean Nouvel, did not put too much effort into this tower, it's more like a duplicate of his Agbar Tower in Barcelona..

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Old January 27th, 2007, 11:36 AM   #9
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nothing funny to me
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Old January 27th, 2007, 11:37 AM   #10
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It also looks similar to the building in London


but this building i think uses advanced technology to save electricity I think, with a large atrium in the middle.
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There are so many towers like that, one in London
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Old January 27th, 2007, 12:31 PM   #12
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Looks like an condom.
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Old January 27th, 2007, 01:01 PM   #13
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similar to this one in Barcelona

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Old January 27th, 2007, 02:58 PM   #14
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I love the one in Barcelona!
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Old January 27th, 2007, 03:11 PM   #15
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Old January 27th, 2007, 03:21 PM   #16
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i was in the one in barcelona
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Old January 27th, 2007, 03:26 PM   #17
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Old January 27th, 2007, 03:26 PM   #18
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I wish it could be higher
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Old January 27th, 2007, 06:38 PM   #19
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Looks like a designer condom Maybe the architect adores the aesthetics of the male member hehe
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Old January 27th, 2007, 06:44 PM   #20
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