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Height: Occupied
228.3 m / 749 ft
 
Height: To Tip
302.2 m / 991 ft
Height: Architectural
302.2 m / 991 ft
 
The Address Outline
Floors Above Ground
63
Floors Below Ground
4
Tower GFA
178,000 m² / 1,915,976 ft²
# of Apartments
626
# of Hotel Rooms
196
# of Parking Spaces
895

Facts

Official Name The Address
Other Names The Address Downtown Dubai, The Address Downtown Burj Dubai, Burj Dubai Lake Hotel & Serviced Apartments
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United Arab Emirates
City Dubai
Street Address & Map The Address Downtown Dubai
Building Function residential / hotel
Structural Material concrete
Proposed 2004
Construction Start 2005
Completion 2008
Retrofit Start 2016
Retrofit End 2018
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Global Ranking #124 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #30 Tallest in Middle East
National Ranking #26 Tallest in United Arab Emirates
City Ranking #22 Tallest in Dubai

Companies Involved

Developer Emaar Properties
Architect
Design Atkins
Structural Engineer
Design Atkins
MEP Engineer
Design Atkins; WME Consultants
Project Manager Atkins; AECOM
Main Contractor Arab Technical Construction; Besix; Dutco Group
Other Consultant
• Civil Atkins
Façade WSP
• Interiors Arabtec; Meyer Davis
• Security Weqaya Security Consulting LLC
Material Supplier
• Cladding Alumco
• Fire Proofing Grace Construction Products

CTBUH Initiatives

Dubai High-Rise Renovation Complete
4 Jun 2018 – CTBUH News

CTBUH Releases Initial Statement on Grenfell House Fire in London
14 Jun 2017 – CTBUH-Related News Report

Warm Weather Spaces Walking Tours 2015
17 Sep 2015 – Tour Report

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CTBUH Initiatives Related to The Address

Dubai High-Rise Renovation Complete
4 Jun 2018, Dubai – CTBUH News
The Address Downtown has reopened its doors, completing renovations two years after a fire struck the building on New Year’s Day, 2016.
CTBUH Releases Initial Statement on Grenfell House Fire in London
14 Jun 2017, London – CTBUH-Related News Report
CTBUH Fellow Simon Lay authored an official statement on behalf of the CTBUH regarding the devastating Grenfell House fire that occurred in London on June 14.
Warm Weather Spaces Walking Tours 2015
17 Sep 2015 – Tour Report
The CTBUH Urban Habitat / Urban Design Committee organized guided walking tours of 16 cities around the globe, focusing on urban habitats around tall buildings.
CTBUH Releases Tallest Buildings Completed in 2008
Dec 2008 – CTBUH Journal Paper
Against the backdrop of global economic crisis, 2008 witnessed the most successful year of skyscraper construction to date, with more skyscrapers constructed globally within a single year than ever…

Global News

Dubai's Address Downtown Opens Doors After Two-Year Closure
4 Jun 2018 – The 63-story Address Downtown has completed…

Dubai Developer Agrees to Largest Ever Insurance Claim in the Region
6 Feb 2017 – Dubai developer Emaar Properties has agreed a…

New Fire Code Targets Cladding Flammability in UAE Buildings
25 Jan 2017 – New fire safety regulations came into force across…

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News Related to The Address

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Dubai's Address Downtown Opens Doors After Two-Year Closure
4 Jun 2018
The 63-story Address Downtown has completed renovations and reopened, after a fire damaged the building in 2016. The revamped hotel features a new interior, additional…
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Dubai Developer Agrees to Largest Ever Insurance Claim in the Region
6 Feb 2017
Dubai developer Emaar Properties has agreed a significant insurance claim with Orient Insurance over the dramatic fire at its Address Downtown hotel on New Year’s Eve…
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New Fire Code Targets Cladding Flammability in UAE Buildings
25 Jan 2017
New fire safety regulations came into force across the UAE on January 22 in response to a series of blazes in towers in the Emirates over the past few years. The new code…
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Fire-Hit The Address Downtown Dubai Will Not Reopen in 2016
26 Apr 2016
The Address, which was badly damaged by a fire on New Year’s Eve, will not reopen in 2016, an Emaar Hospitality Group executive said. In the meantime, the developer is…
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CTBUH Expert Weighs in on Dubai High-Rise Fire
5 Jan 2016
Working with all available information, CTBUH Fellow and fire safety expert Simon Lay considers this most recent high-rise fire, its causes, and the potential impact it…
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Dubai Blaze Raises Questions over Gulf Skyscraper Cladding
4 Jan 2016
A blaze that engulfed a Dubai skyscraper on New Year's Eve – the emirate's third high-rise fire in three years – has raised fresh questions about the safety of materials…

Research Papers

How to Protect High-Rise Egress Routes?
Apr 2018 – CTBUH Journal, 2018 Issue II

Debating Tall: Do Cladding Fire Codes & Tests Need Changing?
28 Apr 2016 – CTBUH Journal, 2016 Issue II

Tallest Buildings Completed in 2008
Dec 2008 – CTBUH Journal, 2009 Issue I


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