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This article will discuss Burj Khalifa Height and its detail with tip height, height of the top floor, height of the antenna, etc.
Total Burj Khalifa height is 829.8 m ( 2722.44 feet )
The top floor height of Burj Khalifa is 605 m (1,985 ft)
|Total Architectural Height||828 m (2,717 ft)|
|Tip Height From Ground||829.8 m (2,722 ft)|
|Antenna spire Height||223 m (732 ft)|
|Top Floor Height From Ground||605 m (1,985 ft)|
|Observatory Height From Ground||555.7 m (1,823 ft)|
✔ Burj Khalifa is the tallest artificial free-standing structure ever built, with 829.8 m. It holds around 14 world records.
✔ Until the construction of the Jeddah Tower, Burj Khalifa will be the tallest structure in the world. Burj Khalifa is located in Dubai (UAE).
✔ Dubai government has already declared the construction of a new tower ( Creek Tower ) of approximately 1 km.
The total construction cost of Burj Khalifa was $1.5 billion.
|Read More: Jeddah-tower Vs Burj khalifa.|
1. Burj Khalifa Height & Other Details
Burj Khalifa height along with other details is given below:
|2. Present Status||Completed.|
|3. Location||Dubai, United Arab Emirates.|
|4. Height||The height of Burj Khalifa is 2722.44 feet.|
|5. Number of Floors||163 floors|
|6. Construction Started||January 6, 2004.|
|7. Construction Completed||October 1, 2009.|
|8. Construction Opened||January 4, 2010.|
|9. Top floor height||605 m (1,985 ft)|
|10. Observatory||555.7 m or, 1,823 ft.|
|11. Lifts/elevators||There are 57 elevators and eight escalators in Burj Khalifa.|
|12. Architectural style||Neo-futurism.|
|13. Owner||Emaar Properties.|
|14. Cost||$1.5 Billion USD.|
|15. Main contractor||Samsung C&T.|
|16. Structural engineer||Bill Baker.|
|17. Old name or Alternative name||Burj Dubai or, Khalifa Tower.|
|18. Country||The United Arab Emirates.|
|19. Floor Area||The Floor area of the tower is 309,473 m².|
|20. Led Designer||Adrian Smith|
|21. Designer Company||Skidmore, Owings & Merrill|
|22. Primary Structure||Reinforced Concrete|
|23. Tip Structure||Structural Steel|
|24. Workers Involved In Construction||10,000 – 12,000|
|25. Worker Dead During Construction||1|
|26. Apartments In The Building||900|
|27. Total Hotel Rooms In The Building||304|
|28. Total Work Hour To Construct||22 Crore Hours|
|29. Average Monthly Worker Paid For Construction||US$190|
The owner of Burj Khalifa is Emaar Properties Real Estate Development Company.
The total cost required for the complete construction of Burj Khalifa was $1.5 Billion.
There are 900 apartments and 304 hotel rooms, and the number of parking spaces is 2,957.
2. Burj Khalifa Height in Meters
Burj Khalifa height in meters is given below:
|Total Architectural Height||828 m|
|Tip Height From Ground||829.8 m|
|Antenna spire Height||223 m|
|Top Floor Height From Ground||605 m|
|Observatory Height From Ground||555.7 m|
3. Burj Khalifa Height in Inches
Burj Khalifa height in inches is given below:
|Total Architectural Height||32598.4 Inches|
|Tip Height From Ground||32669.291 Inches|
|Antenna spire Height||8779.53 Inches|
|Top Floor Height From Ground||23818.9 Inches|
|Observatory Height From Ground||21877.953 Inches|
4. Burj Khalifa Height in Feet
Burj Khalifa height in feet is given below:
|Total Architectural Height||2,717 ft|
|Tip Height From Ground||2,722 ft|
|Antenna spire Height||732 ft|
|Top Floor Height From Ground||1,985 ft|
|Observatory Height From Ground||1,823 ft|
5. Burj Khalifa Floor Details
|156–159||Communication and broadcast|
|148||At the Top Sky observatory|
|124||At the Top observatory|
|38–39||Armani Hotel suites|
|Ground||Armani Hotel, Lobby|
|Concourse||Armani Hotel, Lobby|
6. Jeddah Tower Vs Burj Khalifa
Here is our comparison between Jeddah tower and Burj Khalifa.
|Parameter||Jeddah Tower||Burj Khalifa|
|2. Present Status||On hold.||Completed.|
|3. Location||Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.||Dubai, United Arab Emirates.|
|4. Height||It will be at least 1000 m or 3,280 ft, or 1 Km high.||The height of Burj Khalifa is 2722.44 feet.|
|5. Number of Floors||167 (If completed as planned, the number of floors will be 167).||163 floors|
|6. Construction Started||April 1, 2013.||January 6, 2004.|
|7. Construction Completed||Not revealed.||October 1, 2009.|
|8. Construction Opened||Not revealed.||January 4, 2010.|
|9. Top floor height||The top floor height will be 668 m or, 2,192 ft (If completed as planned).||605 m (1,985 ft)|
|10. Observatory||It will be 652 m or, 2,139 ft (If completed as planned).||555.7 m or, 1,823 ft.|
|12. Architectural style||Neo-futurism.||Neo-futurism.|
|13. Owner||Jeddah Economic Company; Kingdom Real Estate Development.||Emaar Properties.|
|14. Cost||USD 1.23 Billion||USD 1.5 Billion.|
|15. Main contractor||Saudi Binladin Group.||Samsung C&T.|
|16. Structural engineer||Thornton Tomasetti.||Bill Baker.|
|17. Old name or Alternative name||Kingdom Tower.||Burj Dubai or, Khalifa Tower.|
|18. Country||Saudi Arabia.||The United Arab Emirates.|
7. More About Burj Khalifa
✔ Burj Khalifa is also known as Khalifa Tower.
✔ Emmar properties is the owner of this skyscraper.
✔ The total floor area of Burj Khalifa is 309,473 m².
✔ There are 57 lifts/elevators.
✔ There is a total of 163 floors ( 154 + 9 maintenance ).
✔ The architectural style of this tower was Neo-futurism.
✔ Burj Khalifa is named after Sheikh Khalifa.
✔ There are 2 underground levels for parking.
8. Burj Khalifa Construction Timeline
|January 2004||Excavation work was started|
|February 2004||Piling work was started|
|March 2005||Superstructure work was started|
|June 2006||storey 50 was reached|
|January 2007||storey 100 was reached|
|March 2007||Storey 110 was reached|
|April 2007||Storey 120 was reached|
|May 2007||Storey 130 was reached|
|July 2007|| Storey 141 was reached|
( world’s tallest building )
|September 2007|| Storey 150 was reached|
( world’s tallest free-standing structure )
|April 2008|| Storey 160 was reached|
( world’s tallest man-made structure )
|January 2009|| Completion of spire|
Burj Khalifa tops out
|September 2009||Exterior cladding work was completed|
|January 2010||An official launching ceremony was held|
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