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The Tallest Building In The World

Burj Khalifa

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12,000 workers & contractors

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22 Million man hours

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Burj Khalifa

How does the Burj Khalifa size up?

Being the tallest building in the world, the Burj Khalifa kicks all competition out of the water by a few 100 metres. Take a look at the size comparision between the Burj and some of the worlds other tall buildings.

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Building Name

Burj Khalifa

Completion Date

04/01/2010

Building Height

828m

Building Name

CN Tower

Completion Date

01/10/1976

Building Height

553m

Building Name

Tapei 101

Completion Date

31/12/2004

Building Height

509m

Building Name

Petronas Towers

Completion Date

01/04/1994

Building Height

452m

Building Name

Empire State Building

Completion Date

01/05/1931

Building Height

443m

Building Name

Eiffel Tower

Completion Date

31/03/1889

Building Height

324m

How long did it take to build?

During the 1,325 days it took to complete the Burj Khalifa, the building passed many different milestones on its journey to become the tallest man-made structure in the world. Follow the journey from earth to sky.

Excavation Started
January 2004
Piling Work Started
February 2004
Superstructure Started
March 2005
Level 50 Reached
June 2006
Level 100 Reached
January 2007
Level 141 Reached - World's Tallest Building
July 2007
Level 150 Reached - World's Tallest Free Standing Structure
September 2007
Level 160 Reached - World's Tallest Man Made Structure
April 2008
Spire Complete - Tallest Point
January 2009
Exterior Cladding Complete
September 2009
Official Launch Ceremony
January 2010

Instagrams at the Burj Khalifa

Join in the fun, live from Dubai. When you’re at the Burj Khalifa, take your best picture and upload it to Instagram to appear in our feed. You can even add #YallaDXB if you want to appear in our homepage feed.


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Camels weigh the same as the Burj Khalifa completely empty

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