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Old July 17th, 2007, 07:47 AM   #3921
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i see a setback on level 138 on the core
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Old July 17th, 2007, 09:09 AM   #3922
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yes, thats the setback for tier 12 roof.
great pic
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Old July 17th, 2007, 09:24 AM   #3923
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Old July 17th, 2007, 10:46 AM   #3924
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This might be getting out of hand... I can't wait to see this in five days!

Nice, this thing is getting quite massive now, apparently there was loads of building to compare BD with!
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Old July 17th, 2007, 11:07 AM   #3925
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Thanks Altin, maybe if another 10 articles of this nature were written before, a few other non believers in what I've been posting with regards to datum heights, podium heights, artificial ground heights, last completed floor heights, pinnacle of construction height, total constuction height since December.
The quote was NOT from any news or published media article ... it goes way more deepper into official channels.

I think you're getting what I mean ...
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Old July 17th, 2007, 12:21 PM   #3926
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thanks venhenrick. interesting they used the 705m version for the render.hopefully 1 day we will see the 818m vers.
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Old July 17th, 2007, 01:27 PM   #3927
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I believe we will - when Imre snaps it in 2009!
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Old July 17th, 2007, 01:29 PM   #3928
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Wow just realized I've never posted here but have been lurking since they layed the foundation in 2005!!

Hi everybody!! Passionate urbanist from Vancouver, B.C. Canada here!!
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Old July 17th, 2007, 01:52 PM   #3929
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Guys doesnt anyone get it Burj Dubai height will be revealed in 3 days.
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Old July 17th, 2007, 02:06 PM   #3930
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Wow just realized I've never posted here but have been lurking since they layed the foundation in 2005!!

Hi everybody!! Passionate urbanist from Vancouver, B.C. Canada here!!
Welcome to the SSC forums my new SSC "Brother"

Have fun Themovement on this!!


Hmmmm interesting developments the last weeks on this forum.
Well this building no matter what is gonna be THE benchmark test for scrapers of the 21`st century.

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Old July 17th, 2007, 03:17 PM   #3931
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To think we got excited when a new 170m tower was proposed in my city
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Old July 17th, 2007, 03:23 PM   #3932
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Guys doesnt anyone get it Burj Dubai height will be revealed in 3 days.
yes it will be lev141 or 511m. ;-)
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Old July 17th, 2007, 05:03 PM   #3933
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17/July/2007

Burj Dubai











the lake, apr 1-1.5 m deep





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Old July 17th, 2007, 05:27 PM   #3934
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^wow, looking good. its great to see the wings slowly catching up. also good to see more of the magnificent cladding! gee the lake will be only 5ft deep?
cheers mate
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Old July 17th, 2007, 05:34 PM   #3935
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Again nice progress on cladding, but nothing new on the top Thx for the pics Imre! Realy dominating the skyline now
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Old July 17th, 2007, 05:42 PM   #3936
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yes it will be lev141 or 511m. ;-)
ohoh i thought the actual height of the building will be revealed in 3 days.
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Old July 17th, 2007, 06:02 PM   #3937
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great pics Imre. The facade is starting to look nice
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Old July 17th, 2007, 06:19 PM   #3938
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thanks imre
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Old July 17th, 2007, 06:28 PM   #3939
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ohoh i thought the actual height of the building will be revealed in 3 days.
Propably on 21st a ceremony might be held, or Emaar will simply issue a press release.
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Old July 17th, 2007, 06:35 PM   #3940
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Lets hope so.
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