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Burj Dubai facts and figures (now Burj Khalifa)

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Burj Dubai facts and figures (now called Burj Khalifa)

The Burj Dubai was renamed as Burj Khalifa, in honour of Sheikh Khalifa, the President of the UAE and Ruler of Abu Dhabi, at the opening ceremony on 04 January 2010. Height of the Burj Khalifa was revealed as 828m.

Information below is from a press release supplied by Emaar Properties, unaltered except for formatting adjustments.

Burj Khalifa Fact Sheet (press release 04 January 2010)

Tallest of the Tall

Burj Dubai fulfils all three criteria for tall buildings of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH). The CTBUH ranks the world's tallest buildings based on 'Height to Architectural Top,' 'Height to Highest Occupied Floor' and 'Height to Tip.'

Height to Architectural Top:

Height to Highest Occupied Floor:

Height to Tip:

World Records held by the Burj Dubai
Burj Dubai Milestones
Facts at a Glance
Public Access
Handover Plan
A Look Inside: The Main Components of the Tower

Total built-up area - 5.67 million sq ft

The Residences
The Corporate Suites
Armani Hotel Dubai
Armani Residences

Armani Residences Dubai has been designed personally by Giorgio Armani, and is a reflection of his personal approach to elegance and style. Located on levels 9 to 16, the 144 one and two-bedroom suites, highlight Armani's smooth, understated style combined with space and furnishings that focus on the compatibility of materials, form and lighting, in a superb, softly luminous setting. In addition to the full access to services offered by the Armani Hotel Dubai such as concierge, 24/7 room service, housekeeping, library, spa, gym and swimming pool, residents of Armani Residences will also have access to recreational facilities and entertainment venues within Burj Dubai.

At the Top, Burj Dubai
Leisure and Retail
The Park
The Offices
The Club

Design, Construction and Engineering

Structural Elements
Structural Core
Wind Engineering
Mechanical Floors
Broadcast and Communications Floors
Elevators & Lifts


Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing
Window Washing Bays
Fire Safety & Security
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