Burj Khalifa to 2010 called "Burj Dubai" is 828 m high skyscraper in Dubai, the tallest building in the world. Shape of the building resembles a stalagmite. The exact height of the building is 828 m.
Construction of Burj Khalifa began in 2004 and came with a floor rate of 1-2 per week. Daily construction were involved up to 12 000 workers.
The opening ceremony took place on January 4, 2010 in Dubai. The building is planned to open September 9, 2009 coinciding with the opening of the Dubai Metro, but the opening was moved to January 2010.
Burj Khalifa was originally planned as the tallest building in the world. Dubai Tower was designed as a "city within a city" with their own lawns, boulevards and parks. Inside the complex housed a hotel, apartments, offices and shopping centers.
122-floor restaurant "At.mosphere" with 80 seats, the restaurant located at the highest altitude in the world. Artificial tower over the main building shall, in addition to decorative functions, and even communication, as equipped with the necessary telecommunications equipment.
The highest observation deck is on the 124th floor at a height of 452 meters.
The air inside the building is not only cool but also aromatize through special membranes. This fragrance was created specifically for the Burj Khalifa. Fragrant and fresh air is supplied through a special grating on the floor.
Glasses do not miss the dust and reflect the sun's rays, allowing to maintain an optimum temperature in the building. Glass Burj Khalifa daily wash, but the entire surface of the sink takes about three months.
At the foot of a skyscraper in an artificial lake in the area of 12 hectares and is a musical fountain Dubai. 6600 Fountain illuminated lights and 50 color projectors. Fountain has a musical accompaniment of contemporary Arab and world music.
Burj Khalifa the highest ground in the history of the construction of the human construction - 829.8 m, and the highest ground of the existing building - 829.8 m
Burj Khalifa is the building with the most floors, has 163 floors, has the highest and fastest elevator.
Burj Khalifa is the highest observation deck located on the 124th floor at a height of 452 m, and amy perched high on a nightclub floor 144 and the highest village restaurant "At.mosphere" 122 floor at the height of 442 m.
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