An Amazing Architectural Feat

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The Burj Khalifa. An Amazing Architectural Feat. Construction. Made of 111,000 tons of steel and cement (58,900 cubic feet) Idea created by Mohamed Alabbar Constructed by United Nations and forty-one different countries Took 6 years– 04’-10’ Built in a Modern , Corporate Style. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • An Amazing Architectural FeatThe Burj Khalifa

  • ConstructionMade of 111,000 tons of steel and cement (58,900 cubic feet)Idea created by Mohamed AlabbarConstructed by United Nations and forty-one different countriesTook 6 years 04-10Built in a Modern, Corporate Style

  • Location and HistoryLocated in Dubai, United Arab EmiratesBorders the Arabian Sea and the United Emirates Sound HallHistoryUsed as an office building for more than a year. Temporary home to the G8 in 2010.

  • Interesting FactsDesigned in the structure of a Hymenocallis Flower293 times larger than the Eiffel TowerThe tallest free standing structure in the worldAlternate name: The Tower of Dubai

    Larger or taller than et?

  • IllustrationsInterior:Sky Deck:What type of space is this? What does the name mean?