It’s absolutely amazing how much attention this incredible structure is getting worldwide and how many messages we get on a daily basis asking to see more imagery of it. Standing at 23 storeys high this steel-framed building has the most incredible views back over the Al Raha Beach mega-project and westward out over the waterways of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates.

Being the first circular building ever built on earth the design and construction has certainly not been without its challenges, but challenges are what true professionals thrive on and the design team along with the engineers ARUP (probably the best engineers on earth) have certainly once again proven their capability in delivering a complex signature structure.

Below then, based on popular demand, a handful of images (sunset, sandstorms and mangroves) showing the phenomenal building during its early construction phases…  

(all images copyright to Aldar Properties)