The building and planning[ change change source ] Burj Khalifa compared to some other tall structures.
When CNN visited the site at the end ofthe tower was meters feet high and already had expansive views of the kingdom.
The tower will be the crown jewel of Jeddah Economic Citya commercial and residential project of 57 million square feet 5. There have been various delays since construction began in Jeddah Economic Company, the developer behind the skyscraper, however, has confirmed to CNN that the project will be completed byas scheduled.
A global landmark While today the site is surrounded by desert, upon completion the tower will be the center of the Jeddah Economic City development. Boasting a gross floor area of 2.
View from the tower, looking out to the surrounding desert. CNN Other facilities include a five-star Four Seasons Hotel and 97 affiliated serviced apartments, including seven duplexes. Offices will account for seven floors, where there will be four "residential tiers" that will include apartments.
The elevators will reach a record height of 2, feet meterswhile the double-decker lifts that take visitors directly to the observation deck from Level 1 of the building can travel at In other words, they can shuttle guests to the deck, accessed from the th and th floors, in We are creating an independent city Hisham Jomah, Jeddah Economic Company "When you first arrive at the tower, you are already 20 meters above sea level," explains Jomah.
The developers hope the skyscraper will put Jeddah on the map. CNN "The Egyptians, they built the pyramids. In medieval France, they built all these huge cathedrals and churches.
And in modern times, they built New York, Chicago. And today, Jeddah is going to have a building which, many generations to come will talk about it.Jeddah Tower Download PDF Note: As this project is under construction, the data is based on the most reliable information currently available.
Dubai Creek Harbour.
The tower will be the center-piece of Dubai Creek Harbour just like Burj Khalifa is center-piece of Downtown Dubai. Dubai Creek Harbour will be a new waterfront destination of Hotels, Apartments, Shopping Malls and Restaurants.
Dubai Creek Harbour. The tower will be the center-piece of Dubai Creek Harbour just like Burj Khalifa is center-piece of Downtown Dubai. Dubai Creek Harbour will be a new waterfront destination of Hotels, Apartments, Shopping Malls and Restaurants.
World's tallest building.
A living wonder. Stunning work of art.
Incomparable feat of engineering. Burj Khalifa is all that.
In concept and execution, Burj Khalifa has no peer. Nov 16, · Dubai City Tour including Burj Khalifa 'At the Top' and Lunch at Burj Al-Arab.
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