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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
Floors Below Ground
Tower GFA
178,000 m² / 1,915,976 ft²
# of Apartments
# of Hotel Rooms
# of Parking Spaces


Official Name The Address
Other Names 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
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Global Ranking #102 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #26 Tallest in Middle East
National Ranking #22 Tallest in United Arab Emirates
City Ranking #18 Tallest in Dubai

Original Companies Involved

Developer Emaar Properties
Design Atkins
Structural Engineer
Design Atkins
MEP Engineer
Design Atkins
Project Manager Atkins
Main Contractor Arab Technical Construction; Besix
Other Consultant
• Civil Atkins
• Interiors Arabtec
Material Supplier
• Cladding Alumco
• Fire Proofing Grace Construction Products

Retrofit Companies Involved

Main Contractor Dutco Group
Other Consultant
• Security Weqaya Security Consulting LLC

CTBUH Initiatives

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

CTBUH Releases Tallest Buildings Completed in 2008
Dec 2008 – CTBUH Journal Paper

Global News

Fire-Hit The Address Downtown Dubai Will Not Reopen in 2016
26 Apr 2016 – The Address, which was badly damaged by a fire on…

CTBUH Expert Weighs in on Dubai High-Rise Fire
5 Jan 2016 – Working with all available information, CTBUH…

Dubai Blaze Raises Questions over Gulf Skyscraper Cladding
4 Jan 2016 – A blaze that engulfed a Dubai skyscraper on New…

Research Papers

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