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Old January 16th, 2008, 05:21 AM   #1
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DUBAI | Rolex Tower | 235m | 63 fl | Com

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I found this on a SOM brouschure:

Name: Unknown
Floors: 60
Height: ??? m
Use: Mixed
Architect: SOM
Status: Proposed



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Old June 2nd, 2008, 01:19 AM   #2
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Old June 2nd, 2008, 03:40 PM   #3
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Some pics...



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Old June 2nd, 2008, 03:44 PM   #4
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Old pics

Rolex Tower on 02 November 2007 by Imre Solt.







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Old June 11th, 2008, 02:54 PM   #5
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Here Rolex Tower in the foreground supports the mighty Burj Dubai (06/06/2008, posted by Igor in the BD thread):
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Old June 11th, 2008, 04:26 PM   #6
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good one
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Old June 11th, 2008, 04:48 PM   #7
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Old June 12th, 2008, 01:40 AM   #8
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Nice shots, not a bad design either.
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Old August 10th, 2008, 06:35 PM   #9
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Recent Pics, posted by Altin D in the Dubai Section:
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[IMG]http://i33.************/2eumwj7.jpg[/IMG]

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Yeah - the cladding comes along nicely! And good progress - 26th floor has started
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Old August 10th, 2008, 10:09 PM   #10
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The name ROLEX is not phony one, it is officially licensed by the Swiss watchmaker. The CEO of ROLEX was even present on the ground-breaking ceremony.
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Old August 11th, 2008, 03:00 PM   #11
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Old August 12th, 2008, 03:57 AM   #12
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A nice Toronto style building for Dubai!
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Old August 12th, 2008, 10:39 AM   #13
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i have expected a bit more from dubai. this is not orginial. u mentioned toronto and have seen similar building in london as well (near the st. pancras station)
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Old August 12th, 2008, 11:33 AM   #14
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This tower is designed by the same guy at SOM's NYC office that also designed Freedom Tower.
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Old August 12th, 2008, 12:56 PM   #15
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i have expected a bit more from dubai. this is not orginial. u mentioned toronto and have seen similar building in london as well (near the st. pancras station)
Actually I think this is much better than most of the other towers in Dubai. It's nice to have a decent tower once in a while, even if it's not original.
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Old August 13th, 2008, 04:01 AM   #16
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i have expected a bit more from dubai. this is not orginial. u mentioned toronto and have seen similar building in london as well (near the st. pancras station)
It's sophisticated like Toronto
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Old October 28th, 2008, 12:46 PM   #17
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Old November 21st, 2008, 09:38 AM   #18
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Old November 24th, 2008, 01:37 AM   #19
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dubai > all !
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Old November 24th, 2008, 01:56 AM   #20
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very interesting project despite to many others skyscrapers of Dubai.
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