Tallest Building in the world
Tallest Building, the race for tallest building gives the country a special attention. This attracts tourism and results in earning for a country. A strong credit goes to engineers, construction experts and architects for their creativity and long-lasting structure. Here’s the list of tallest building in the world and have attracted a large number of visitors each year.
10. Taipei 101
Taipei 101 located in Taipei, Taiwan. The building generally operates as a corporate office. The height of the building from ground level stands nearly 508 meters with 101 floors. The building was one of worlds tallest building from 2004 to 2009.
9. CITIC Tower/China Zun
CITIC Tower/China Zun tallest sky scrapper in Beijing with height of 528 meters and 109 floors. It’s a commercial building build with composite material. The overall structure is narrow shaped with 78 meters base, shrinking to 54 meters at mid and again 69 meters at top.
8. Tianjin CTF Finance Centre
Tianjin CTF Finance Centre also called as “Tianjin Chow Tai Fook Binhai Center”. It also turns special as it falls in category of tallest building with less than 100 floors. The ground height is 530 meters and provides multiple services like office, apartments and hotels.
7. Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre
Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre in China with height of 530 meters and 111 story. It consists of 355 Apartments and 251 Hotel rooms. The third tallest building of China. It also got Leed Gold Certificate.
6. One World Trade Centre
One of the tallest building in US and is rebuilt version. Height of World Trade Centre is 541 meters. The rebuild tower has National Memorial 9/11. With considering previous event, it was constructed in a manner that it turns out to be one of the safest building in the world.
5. Lotte World Tower
Tallest Building in Seoul, South Korea with height of 554.5 meters and 123 floors. The building provides multiple services like office, apartments, premium offices and hotels.
4. Ping An Finance Centre
Ping An Finance Centre a 600 meter tall building in China, with 115 Story. It has an observatory at 562-meter height which makes to break record of all other.
3. Abraj Al-Bait Clock Tower
Abraj Al-Bait Clock Tower makes into tallest building with seven skyscraper family and is government owned in Mecca, Saud Arabia. The Abraj Al-Bait Clock Tower was made at the cost of nearly USD 15 Billion. The Height of tower is 601 meters with 120 Floors.
2. Shanghai Tower
Shanghai Tower from China makes in and is ranked as Second Tallest building as of date. The building is 632 meters tall with 128 floors. It has one of the fastest elevators of 20.5 meters per second. The cost involved for construction of this building was CN¥15.7 billion.
1. Burj Khalifa
Burj Khalifa the tallest tower in world is 830 meters with more than 154+ floors. The construction initiated in 2004 and was completed by 2009. It also holds the highest point of observatory in the world. The tip of Burj Khalifa can be seen far from 95 km away.