- Aug 21, 2006
The the worlds newest tallest building is about to be completed, lookx amazing, should be safer than going to space to get a better view of earth
SPECIFICATIONS - BURJ DUBAI (DUBAI TOWER) AND DUBAI MALL, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Mall, residential and retail facilities and world's tallest skyscraper
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Dh800 million (mall, residential and retail facilities); Dh3.9 billion (tower)
2006 (mall); 2007 (tower)
5 million square ft�
EMAAR Properties PJSC
Lead contractors, designers, architects and engineers
DC Architects PTE Limited, Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, Bauer Spezialtiefbau, Middle East Foundations, Turner Construction Corporation, Grocon, Lerch, Bates and Associates Incorporated
this image is from BBC comparing the biggest buildings,
You can't say they don't have a vision. Remarkably, the inspiration for the tower comes from - a flower. The Hymenocallis is a plant widely cultivated in Dubai, India and around the region. It's harmonious structure is one of the organizing principles for the design.
This this the The Foundation
Any one have idea to get home or shope there????