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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 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
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Global Ranking #116 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #28 Tallest in Middle East
National Ranking #24 Tallest in United Arab Emirates
City Ranking #20 Tallest in Dubai

Original Companies Involved

Developer Emaar Properties
Architect
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

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

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

Global News

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…

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

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News Related to The Address

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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

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


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