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Old July 21st, 2014, 11:36 PM   #8201
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the tower core looks like burj khalifa !!!!
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Old July 22nd, 2014, 12:50 AM   #8202
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Funny to think that pretty much all buildings (even this one!) start off as bungalows
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Old July 22nd, 2014, 12:56 AM   #8203
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Old July 22nd, 2014, 01:26 AM   #8204
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It says the first floor will rise/appear next week.
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Old July 22nd, 2014, 05:13 AM   #8205
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It might be renamed to " Jeddah Tower "

because the city around it is now called " Jeddah Economic City " as the project website says
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Old July 22nd, 2014, 05:21 AM   #8206
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I would like something that is 360 all around the building, maybe a 3-pointed "star" with the points jutting out of the "gaps" between the three "arms" of the building, or roughly in that area.
Sounds like a good idea to me!
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Old July 22nd, 2014, 12:11 PM   #8207
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really good..
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Old July 22nd, 2014, 03:13 PM   #8208
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Sounds like a good idea to me!
it will turn out like the jewish star of David.. and ever since israel's hijacking of the symbol in the name of jews and committing all kinds of atrocities .. that symbol became very unpopular in the region... so i'm sure they will do their best to avoid that....
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Old July 22nd, 2014, 06:13 PM   #8209
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it will turn out like the jewish star of David.. and ever since israel's hijacking of the symbol in the name of jews and committing all kinds of atrocities .. that symbol became very unpopular in the region... so i'm sure they will do their best to avoid that....
If a three-pointed star looks like a five-pointed to you then I guess you mistake squares and circles as well. Stop the xenophobic crap - Half of the posts in this thread are deleted by the mods anyway.
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Old July 22nd, 2014, 07:27 PM   #8210
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Talks currently ongoing about how to pump concrete above 700m record, possibility of helicopter use .

source : https://twitter.com/Jeddah_Tower
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Old July 22nd, 2014, 07:53 PM   #8211
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If a three-pointed star looks like a five-pointed to you then I guess you mistake squares and circles as well. Stop the xenophobic crap - Half of the posts in this thread are deleted by the mods anyway.
a three pointed star + the towers base = a 6 pointed star....
i don't care personally if it has 6 points. but a lot of ppl will... regardless what u or the mods think.
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Old July 22nd, 2014, 11:06 PM   #8212
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This was actually a picture from June 14th. I don't know if this has already been posted, so excuse me if it has.

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Old July 22nd, 2014, 11:42 PM   #8213
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[QUOTE=Shaddorry;115929650]This was actually a picture from June 14th. I don't know if this has already been posted, so excuse me if it has.

no apologize! share everything even twice! so little of photos here... looking forward to the next week...
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Old July 22nd, 2014, 11:53 PM   #8214
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Old July 23rd, 2014, 12:31 AM   #8215
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Elevadores de Kingdom Tower a 10 mts/s















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Old July 23rd, 2014, 05:23 AM   #8216
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Looks like a stalagmite.
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Old July 23rd, 2014, 08:01 AM   #8217
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looks like a sci-fi castle :O
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Old July 23rd, 2014, 08:58 AM   #8218
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Talks currently ongoing about how to pump concrete above 700m record, possibility of helicopter use .

source : https://twitter.com/Jeddah_Tower
While in reality just thinking about redesigning the spire to be made out of steel
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Old July 24th, 2014, 03:52 PM   #8219
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Does this City Project includes rapid transit?
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Old July 24th, 2014, 09:57 PM   #8220
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