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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 #135 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 Thomas Bell-Wright International Consultants ; 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

More Initiatives

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…

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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