The Amazing Burj Dubai Tower

Posted on May 8th 2009 1:16pm
Filed Under   Architecture

Contruction continues on the supertall skyscraper the 'Burj Dubai' of the United Arab Emirates. As of April, 2009 work continues on the very upper portion of the US$4.1 billion tower. It currently stands as the tallest structure ever built in all of history when it topped out back in January 2009 at a height of 818m (2,684 ft). When completed in Septemeber 2009, It will have an estimated 160 habitable floors and approximately 3,595,100 sq ft of floor area.

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8 Responses to “ The Amazing Burj Dubai Tower ”

paulieee

I wonder how long the elevator ride to the top is

joannemar

I don't think I would want to live or work on the upper floors. I would imagine there would be a great deal of sway, very scary!

joannemar

wow, I just watched the video, very cool..and very high!

zmimibenz

Its almost twice as hight as the Empire State Building, that is truly amazing ...

Richardh

this building is really really tall!!!!!!!!!!!

Thebattag

And the really crazy thing is that they have another third of the building left to build!!

Gorgiegirl

imagine walking up to the top on stairs,it wuold take like three days and by the time you get to the top you'll be dead!!

Gorgiegirl

I wouldnt want to fall off of that buiding!

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