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Old July 11th, 2015, 06:52 AM   #12001
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Old July 11th, 2015, 10:38 AM   #12002
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the floors at the base taking quite long. hope to see some speed up soon.
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Old July 11th, 2015, 01:20 PM   #12003
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but my tower has grown a bit since last time

25% size preview:
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full size: https://img-fotki.yandex.ru/get/6504...28b45_orig.jpg
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Old July 11th, 2015, 01:28 PM   #12004
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Not really mate - I was referring to current site conditions.
Where's the 1000 meters tower?
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Old July 11th, 2015, 01:33 PM   #12005
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Because they are not working in the tower (or most of the workers). I think They are working on the basement right now

Regardless, it's Ramadan and 'no-progress' is to be expected.
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Old July 11th, 2015, 01:34 PM   #12006
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but my tower has grown a bit since last time

25% size preview:
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full size: https://img-fotki.yandex.ru/get/6504...28b45_orig.jpg
very nice work
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Old July 11th, 2015, 02:05 PM   #12007
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Old July 11th, 2015, 10:53 PM   #12008
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Fantastic work Mike-!

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Kingdom Tower - South-West elevation progress diagram update (11.07.2015)
by The Shard Baby 2006-2015, on Flickr

Kingdom Tower - South-West elevation height progress diagram update [close-up version] (11.07.2015)
by The Shard Baby 2006-2015, on Flickr

Thanks for all the photo updates everyone!
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Old July 11th, 2015, 11:05 PM   #12009
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the central part of yellow marked area should be 3 floor lower on my edited photo - i was tired and my brain has traveled in parallel worlds
But wings are ok and heihgt result is almost same as on Shard Baby diagramm
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Old July 12th, 2015, 04:44 PM   #12010
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Still a long way to go... Great to be updated like this.
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Old July 12th, 2015, 11:36 PM   #12011
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They are updating the pictures every 15 minutes.
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Old July 13th, 2015, 11:03 AM   #12013
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They are updating the pictures every 15 minutes.
it's a webcam ? what is the link ??
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Old July 13th, 2015, 11:04 AM   #12014
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on the night picture, we see a crane of the right, what ? a new building begin ?
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design is tooo simple.....
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Old July 13th, 2015, 04:32 PM   #12016
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it's a webcam ? what is the link ??
http://www.jec.sa/en/3_53/portal/Live_Cam_Feed/
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Old July 13th, 2015, 05:07 PM   #12017
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There is still too much work to do until it is completed, but this tower will be too high.
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There is still too much work to do until it is completed, but this tower will be too high.

Too high? My friend i think there is no tower ever too high.
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Old July 13th, 2015, 09:03 PM   #12019
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Too high? My friend i think there is no tower ever too high.
Absolutely! Taller = Better and too tall is impossible for a skyscraperfan
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Too high? My friend i think there is no tower ever too high.
I only said that Kingdom Tower will be too tall, but not the tallest tower to be built by mankind. There will be taller buildings than this.
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