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Old January 19th, 2011, 05:34 PM   #61
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Love these buildings......good addition to Dubai's skyline.
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Old February 6th, 2011, 08:37 PM   #62
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04/February/2010

Islamic Bank Towers

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Old February 7th, 2011, 02:57 PM   #63
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Thanks for this pic from mid-level Burj Khalifa, that could help to estimate the final height of Islamic Bank Towers.

From which floor did you take the photo, Imre? The sky lobby at lv 76 / 261,3 m?

If so, the tallest IBT must be smaller than 21st Century Tower (268m), I'd even correct my older guess of 260m to Chelsea Tower size (251m) or even below.

By the way: in contrast to the towers, the low extensions (parking decks, I suppose) look raw and unfinished here.
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Old June 5th, 2011, 03:22 PM   #64
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New name : Arady Towers , On hold

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Arady Towers , aka Islamic Bank Towers

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Old June 5th, 2011, 06:10 PM   #65
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Old August 3rd, 2011, 05:56 PM   #66
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Heights Confirmed

Office Tower - 237.21 m
Residential Tower - 215.66 m

If the spires had not been omitted, the heights would have been 288.61 and 257.06 respectively.

Source: E-mail from Hopkins Architects.

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Old November 30th, 2011, 09:49 AM   #67
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Why are they on hold?
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Old November 30th, 2011, 11:06 AM   #68
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I think because of the GFC and a legal row between the developer and architects.
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Old November 30th, 2011, 04:56 PM   #69
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you mean Dubai properties havent paid for them?
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Old January 1st, 2013, 08:15 PM   #70
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so what s the status of those towers now ? cause last week when touring DIFC i saw one of the 2 block of towers... they look absolutely superb !! and shiny...one of the best cladding in Dubai for sure

so what s the definitive name of those towers ?

and i don t know which one of the 2 clusters is on hold but the one i was looking at (from DIFC Damac twin towers side) looked as if they were completed already...
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