Monday, May 24, 2010

Ode to Dubai (part II)- The forgotten one's

These are some of the projects that have been scraped due to the economic down turn in dubai. These are the projects that never got the chance to see the light of day in the crazy world of dubai construction.
AL AMEERA TOWER, 61Floors, never built
THE HEXAGON, 62Floors and never built

BURJ AL ARABI, 35Floors, one of the wierdest buildings designed for dubai, and its a good thing that it was never built!


PROVIDENCE TOWER, 54Floors but never built

Autopolis, exibition and convention center, never built

Al sharq tower- 100 floors, never built

Maritime Tower, never built

Space towers, Never built!

VIP Island, never built

FOUR SEASONS, Hotel (Festival City), never built

Hydropolis: 220 roomed underwater hotel complex, never built

Dubai Land:largest dome in the world, had it been built.

Flamingo Tower :40 Floors, never built

AL HABTOOR TOWER :100-Storey Business Bay Tower

BLUE BAY :Commercial tower which was never built

Lam Tara Towers :The res-com tower will be built on an area of 68,340 sq ft, built up area 2.8 million sq ft. The residential tower will be made up of 70F on top of 10F of parking. There are 405 apartments, and built up space in res tower is 594,800 sq ft. The com tower will be 60F on top of 10F parking. It will have 290 offices and a built up space of 590,000 sq ft. Never Built!

Binary tower : Prime Location, swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi, gym. Payment details:5% upon booking(non-refundable), 10% signing of contract within 15 days, every 3 months 10%(24months), 5% upon completion, The minium area for each unit is 1279 sqft.Car parking for each 400 sqft. Very huge terrace with 2 side Lake view. Elegant Lobby with high speed Elevators(8 nos) Yet never built

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Anonymous said...

this is really informative! thanks!!!!