Burj khalifa and downtown dubai dubai, united arab emirates - today, downtown dubai is known as the center of the city showcasing the contemporary image of dubai, downtown is a popular destination with the region’s largest shopping mall, a dancing water fountain and the world’s tallest tower. Having designed and engineered some of the world’s most iconic structures, arcadis worked closely with emaar to plan out the burj khalifa’s intricate structure and designed its façade over 800 meters in height, burj khalifa has been named the world’s tallest man-made structure and welcomes over 187 million visitors a year.
The tallest man-made structure on land is the burj khalifa (khalifa tower) which measures 828 m (2,716 ft 6 in) tall the burj khalifa officially opened on 04 january 2010 and was developed by emaar properties and architects skidmore, owings & merrill llp. With a total height of 8298 m (2,722 ft) and a roof height (excluding antenna) of 828 m (2,717 ft), the burj khalifa has been the tallest structure and building in the world since its topping out in late 2008 construction of the burj khalifa began in 2004, with the exterior completed five years later in 2009.
Burj khalifa is holding a number of world records confirmed by the guinness world of records, including among others the records for tallest building, tallest man-made structure on land, tallest building elevator, most floors in a building, highest observation desk, highest restaurant from ground level and highest residential apartments. Burj khalifa known as burj dubai prior to its inauguration, is a skyscraper in dubai, united arab emirates, and is the tallest man-made structure in the world, at 8298 m. Not only is burj khalifa the world’s tallest building, it has also broken two other impressive records: tallest structure, previously held by the kvly-tv mast in blanchard, north dakota, and tallest free-standing structure, previously held by toronto’s cn tower.
Tallest freestanding structure: 8298 m (2,722 ft) (previously cn tower – 5533 m or 1,815 ft) tallest freestanding structure to have the most floors: 163 (previously cn tower - 147. Burj khalifa (arabic for 'khalifa tower') is the world's tallest man-made structure at 8298 m (2,722 ft) the centerpiece of downtown dubai, burj khalifa is a world-class skyscraper and urban masterpiece surrounded by luxury hotels, a wealth of entertainment options and must-see shopping destinations.
Burj khalifa known as burj dubai prior to its inauguration, is a skyscraper in dubai, united arab emirates, and is the tallest man-made structure in the world, at 8298 m (2,722 ft) construction began on 21. The burj khalifa, previously known as burj dubai was a project all of us residents watched and waited for anxiously the amount of planning and hard labour can been seen in the end result today people from all across the globe come and visit this amazing glass structure.
The tallest artificial structure is burj khalifa, a skyscraper in dubai that reached 8298 m (2,722 ft) in height on january 17, 2009 by april 7, 2008 it had been built higher than the kvly-tv mast in north dakota, usa.