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Burj Khalifa (Burj Dubai)

Order Year


Construction Start


Project Type

Mall, residential and retail facilities and world's tallest skyscraper


Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Estimated Investment

AED800m (mall, residential and retail facilities); AED3.9bn (tower); overall development - $8bn


2008 (mall); 2008 (tower), mall opening on 31st August 2008, tower officially opened 4 January 2010

Retail Space

9 million square feet


Over 1,200

Car Parking

14,000 spaces


EMAAR Properties PJSC

Lead Contractors, Designers, Architects and Engineers

Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, Bauer Spezialtiefbau, Middle East Foundations, Turner Construction Corporation, Grocon, Lerch, Bates and Associates Incorporated, Dutco Balfour Beatty-Al Ghandi & Consolidated Contractors International Company

DP Architects PTE Ltd, Meinhardt (Singapore) PTE Ltd, Schmidlin, Arabian Profile, Trane, Allied Consultants, EMAAR District Cooling, Al Naboodah, Laing O'Rourke, Besix, Arabtec, Doka Formwork Systems

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