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Height: Occupied
223.8 m / 734 ft
 
Height: To Tip
264.3 m / 867 ft
Height: Architectural
264.3 m / 867 ft
 
Great Mosque of Algiers Tower Outline
Floors Above Ground
35
Floors Below Ground
2

Facts

Official Name Great Mosque of Algiers Tower
Other Names Djamaa el Djazaïr, Grand Mosque Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country Algeria
City Algiers
Street Address & Map Boulevard de L`Armee de Liberation Nationale
Building Function observation / office / museum
Structural Material composite
  • Core: Concrete Encased Steel
  • Columns: Concrete Encased Steel
  • Floor Spanning: Reinforced Concrete
Proposed 2007
Construction Start 2012
Completion 2019
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Global Ranking #342 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #1 Tallest in Africa
National Ranking #1 Tallest in Algeria
City Ranking #1 Tallest in Algiers

Companies Involved

Architect
Design KSP Jürgen Engel Architekten
Architect of Record Krebs und Kiefer
Structural Engineer
Design Krebs und Kiefer
Main Contractor China State Construction Engineering Corporation
Other Consultant
• Civil Krebs und Kiefer
• Landscape Rainer Schmidt Landschaftsarchitekten
• Wind Wacker Ingenieure

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH Releases Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2019
12 Dec 2019 – CTBUH Research

Research Papers

Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2019
12 Dec 2019 – CTBUH Journal 2020 Issue I

Highest Special-Purpose Spaces
29 Jul 2019 – CTBUH Journal Issue III


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