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Old June 4th, 2008, 02:32 PM   #7641
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I found this http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dvdH53jWMsE
Not the best quality but awesome. Enjoy
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Old June 4th, 2008, 02:33 PM   #7642
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thx for posting the new render Helghast, the proportions are just perfect. but a bigger version would be nice
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Old June 4th, 2008, 05:50 PM   #7643
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Does anyone know how far away you can see the building from on a clear day?
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Old June 4th, 2008, 07:10 PM   #7644
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when i remember right 95km, believe it stands on the official website
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Old June 4th, 2008, 08:44 PM   #7645
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when i remember right 95km, believe it stands on the official website
That was for the 700 meter version

now it's over 100 km
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Old June 5th, 2008, 01:41 AM   #7646
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you can see burj dubai from the moon!!
larger latest render.
notice how height is taken from concourse not ground level?
measures 825m.
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Old June 5th, 2008, 04:14 AM   #7647
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"If you put the empire state building on top of the Sears Tower then it's reasonable to say you'll be in the neighbourhood," Mr Baker says.
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Old June 5th, 2008, 04:20 AM   #7648
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tower of babel?
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Old June 5th, 2008, 04:23 AM   #7649
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cool shot. someone asked me the other day how high is BurjD now compared to eventual height. i said its 80% there. (650m :-820m).
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Old June 5th, 2008, 04:45 AM   #7650
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Render above is identical to the new renders from 2007 - just from a different side of the structure.

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Old June 5th, 2008, 08:36 AM   #7651
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Old June 5th, 2008, 04:50 PM   #7652
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Construction Update

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Old June 5th, 2008, 06:39 PM   #7653
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spectaculastic update

what is that "city" in the backround of the the SZR and das BURJ
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Old June 5th, 2008, 07:24 PM   #7654
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Render above is identical to the new renders from 2007 - just from a different side of the structure.

there not Fury, there different. if you have the book on adrian smith u can see the difference.
BTW tips of the cranes around 725m
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Old June 5th, 2008, 08:03 PM   #7655
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I can see the desks in the photos
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Old June 5th, 2008, 08:41 PM   #7656
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11th Floor Steelwork Started

Not a good image as it was getting dark, but 11th floor steel can just be seen.

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Old June 5th, 2008, 08:49 PM   #7657
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656.3m high now ?
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Old June 5th, 2008, 09:00 PM   #7658
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yep . many thx OTR
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Old June 5th, 2008, 09:31 PM   #7659
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what is that "city" in the backround of the the SZR and das BURJ
Are you talking about this image?: http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3049/...01637a02_o.jpg

I am not sure what exactly you see, but I think you are referring to Sharjah.
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Old June 5th, 2008, 09:47 PM   #7660
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Wooow 656.3m???incredibe Every time the speed of the floors goes in increase
Incredibles photos to all the burj dubai looks excellent

Good nights Dubai
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