In the modern world of an era, the construction technology has been enhanced and get superior to build high rise buildings. Lots of machines and cranes are used to make such a great height of building. With this explanation today, Explore Civil is going to provide the list of top 10 tallest buildings in Dubai. If we are talking about Dubai’s building, everyone knows that Dubai is in the upper part in modern structure and list of top 10 tallest buildings in the world.
Dubai has attracted lots of tourist in their country by implementing on the beauty of Dubai. Dubai deserves’s at the top and on the list of top 10 tallest buildings. Earlier Dubai has not such a good infrastructures, but the Prince of Dubai and some architecture makes the Dubai at its height. Now Dubai has everything and every favorable condition and season. Dubai is one of the hottest countries as it is a desert area. But now Dubai facilitates everything to joy the life under nice modern buildings. So below we are going to give details of top 10 tallest buildings of Dubai.
Top Ten Tallest Buildings In Dubai
1. Burj Khalifa
Burj Khalifa is the world’s tallest building which is standing at 829.8 m from ground to the sky. It the tallest building since 2010. The total cost for completion of Burj Khalifa is $ 1.5 billion. Burj Khalifa is the great architect in the world. This building covers total floor area – 309,473 sq feet. Burj Khalifa facts say about its building concept that it is designed for means of multi-purpose. So it designed in such way that it comprises of 30,000 homes, nine hotels, 7.4 acres of Parkland. Burj Khalifa’s is at the top of the list of top 10 tallest buildings in Dubai as well as also at the top of the list of top 10 tallest buildings the world.
The design of Burj Khalifa is derived from patterning systems embodied in Islamic architect.According to the Bill Baker of SOM, the building’s design incorporates cultural and historical elements such as The Spiral Minaret.By this Y shape plan is ideal for residential and hotel.
2. Princess Tower –
Princess Tower is the second tallest building in Dubai which has a great height of 414 m. It is world’s second tallest residential building and also it is single tallest residential building in the city of Marina. The building has overall 101 stories and six more as basement floor. Also, Princess Tower covers total floor area – 1,842,512 sq ft. The Arabian Construction Company (ACC) is the main contractor for this building. Eng. Adnan Saffarini Office is the architect of Princess Tower, and Tameer Holding Investment LLC is the developer of Princess Tower. Its crown has a great architect in the world.
3. 23 Marina
It is the third tallest building in Dubai which counts overall 88 stories and 392.8 m height. It is also the one of the tallest residential skyscrapers and was at the top in the tallest residential building until the completion of Princess Tower. The astonishing fact about the building is that the 79% of the building was sold earlier before the construction started. The another fact about this building is that the building has total 57 swimming pools. Hafeez contractor and KEO International Consultants is the principal architect of the building. The building has total floor area of 1,502,039 sq ft.
4. Elite Residence
Elite Residence has the total height of 380.5 m which comprises total 695 apartments. It is also a residential building. The total floor count of this building is 87, and it covers the total floor area of 1,507,087 sq ft. Its construction was started in 2006 and completed in 2012. Adnan Saffarini is the architect of this building, and Tameer Holding Investment LLC is the developer. Elite Residence is at fourth in the list of top 10 tallest buildings in Dubai. It is one of the amazing building in the top 10 tallest buildings in Dubai.
5. Almas Tower
Almas Tower is the commercial building which has a great height of 360 m. It is at 5th on the list of top 10 ten tallest buildings in Dubai. The building counts total 68 floors, and it covers the total floor area of 1,700,000 sq ft. The construction of this building was started in the year 2005 and completed in 2009. Taisei Corporation is the prime contractor for this building, and Dubai Multi Commodities Centre is the developer of the building.
6 & 7. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai I and II
Marriott Marquis Dubai I and II have a great height of 355 m and have 76 stories. It the twin tower skyscraper and the world’s tallest hotel. It is located on Sheikh Zayed Road, Business Bay Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The construction of this building was started in the year 2006, and the Tower I was completed in 2012 and Tower II was completed in 2013. It covers a total floor area of 3,447,830 sq ft. The surprising fact about this building is that Tower I contains 804 rooms and Tower II also contains 804 rooms. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai I and II is at sixth and seventh in the list of top 10 tallest buildings in Dubai.
8. Emirates Office Tower
It is one of the tallest building in the 2oth century; its construction was started in 1996 and completed in the year 1999. Its architectural height is 354.6 m and counts total 54 floors. It covers total floor area of 1,100,000 sq ft. Emirates Office Tower is also situated on Sheikh Zayed Road. Hazel W.S. Wong Norr Group Consultants Int. Ltd. is the architect of Emirates Office Tower. However, this building is at 8th in the list of top 10 tallest buildings in Dubai.
9. Ahmed Abdul Rahim Al Attar Tower
Ahmed Abdul Rahim Al Attar Tower has a total height of 342 m, and total floor count is 76. Well, this building is also the one of the tallest building in Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai. Its construction was started in the year 2005 and completed in 2014. The architectural design of this tallest building is made by the Gulf Engineering & Consultant, and Al Attar Properties is the principal developer of this tallest skyscraper. However this Ahmed Abdul Rahim Al Attar Tower is at 9th position in the list of top 10 tallest buildings in Dubai.
10. The Marina Torch
National Engineering Bureau designed the Marina Torch. This building has a great height of 336.8 metres and total 79 floors above the ground. However The Marina Torch is the one of the tallest residential building in the year 2011, but it was led by 23 Marina and Princess Tower. This building has different names Dubai Torch, Dubai Torch Tower or Torch Tower. Its parking can hold 536 vehicles and also it has total 504 apartments. So The Marina Torch is at 1oth in the list of top tallest buildings in Dubai.