It is one of the tallest building in the world standing at 829.8-meter height. It was known Burj Dubai before the inauguration, one of the famous supertall skyscraper in Dubai. Construction of this tallest structure was started n 6 January 2004 and completed till 31 December 2009. Burj Khalifa has 163 floors. This gorgeous building was opened for public on 4 January 2010 as a part of Downtown Dubai. It was constructed for International recognition of Dubai, and another reason is Government decision t diversify from an oil -based economy. The name was given this building “Burj Khalifa” in honor of the ruler of Abu Dhabi and president of UAE “Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. It breaks the many records in the world and the tallest building in the world since 2009. Download Burj Khalifa Stunning HD Wallpapers for Desktop background or for Smart phone in High resolution Images.
The overall cost of this building was USD $1.5 billion. The map of Burj Khalifa was designed by Adrian Smith and its developer was ‘Emaar Properties”. The design was just splendid derived from patterning systems in Islamic architecture. Total 57 elevators and eight escalators were constructed, and one cabin has the capacity for 12 -14 passengers. Its Y-shaped plan is for hotel use and residential and a stable structure is used to support the height of the building. In Dubai summer was very hard, so the design of Burj Khalifa was designed carefully to withstand with this temperatures by adding cladding system. Outside it is surrounded by 11 parks and a fountain system called “Dubai Fountain” which have 6,600 lights and 50 colored projectors with a height of 270 meters, and it shoots water into the air up to 500 ft. This Burj received the award of “Best Tall Building Middle East and Africa “ by CTBUH in June 2010.