12d Model: Burj Khalifa Tower & Dubai Mall

12d Model: Burj Khalifa Tower & Dubai Mall

Client

Emaar Properties

Location

Dubai – United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Project Value

$1.5 Billion

Background

Construction of the Burj Khalifa began in 2004, with the exterior completed five years later in 2009. The primary structure is reinforced concrete. The building was opened in 2010 as part of a new development called Downtown Dubai. It is designed to be the centrepiece of large-scale, mixed-use development.

Project Description

Tallest existing structure: 829.8 m designed to be the centrepiece of a large-scale, mixed-use development that would include 30,000 homes, nine hotels (including The Address Downtown Dubai), 3 hectares (7.4 acres) of parkland, at least 19 residential towers, the Dubai Mall, and the 12-hectare (30-acre) man-made Burj Khalifa Lake