Nakheel Tower


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Height: To Tip
1000+ m / 3,281+ ft
Height: Architectural
1000+ m / 3,281+ ft
 
Nakheel Tower Outline
Floors Above Ground
200
# of Elevators
156
Tower GFA
900,000 m² / 9,687,519 ft²

Facts

Official Name Nakheel Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Never Completed
Country United Arab Emirates
City Dubai
Street Address & Map Madinat Al Arab, Dubai Waterfront
Building Function residential / hotel / office
Structural Material steel/concrete
Energy Label LEED Silver BD+C: Core and Shell
Construction Start 2008

Companies Involved

Developer Nakheel
Architect
Design Woods Bagot
Structural Engineer
Design WSP Group
Engineer of Record Leslie E. Robertson Associates; VDM International
Other Consultant
• Vertical Transportation Barker Mohandas, LLC

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH Singapore: How to Improve Design and Build Efficiency
19 Jul 2016 – Event Report

Videos

Improved Techniques for Vertical Transport for Supertall Buildings
5 Feb 2010 – Rick Barker, Barker Mohandas

Interview: Nakheel Tower
23 Oct 2009 – Mark Mitcheson-Low, Woods Bagot

Kilometer-High Tower: Fact or Fiction?
23 Oct 2009 – Mark Mitcheson-Low, Managing Director, Woods Bagot Middle East, Dubai

Research Papers

Tall Buildings of the Future as Seen From the Present
Dec 2019 – 2019 Chicago 10th World Congress Proceedings - 50 Forward | 50 Back

Risk-Based Approach of Achieving Code Compliance in Tall Buildings: Case Study
26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City

Dream Deferred: Unfinished Tall Buildings
Nov 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2014 Issue IV

More Papers

Papers Related to Nakheel Tower

Papers Related to Nakheel Tower

Tall Buildings of the Future as Seen From the Present
Dec 2019 – 2019 Chicago 10th World Congress Proceedings - 50 Forward | 50 Back; SawTeen See, Robert Bird Group Pty Ltd
Aerodynamic damping through the use of vertical long slots reduces the dynamic component of the wind loads on the building. Seminal examples include the three-legged Al…
Risk-Based Approach of Achieving Code Compliance in Tall Buildings: Case Study
26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City; John Devlin, Aon Fire Protection Engineering Corporation
This paper is a case study of Nakheel Tower, Dubai, UAE – a proposed 1,000m and 200 plus story tall building – and the risk-based approach used for the design of the fire…
Dream Deferred: Unfinished Tall Buildings
Nov 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2014 Issue IV; CTBUH Research
Without big dreams, there would be no tall buildings. Conceiving, financing, designing, and constructing a skyscraper is no simple feat, even under the best of conditions…
Case Study: Nakheel Tower - The Vertical City
Aug 2009 – CTBUH Journal, 2009 Issue II; Mark Mitcheson-Low, Woods Bagot; Ahmad Rahimian, WSP Cantor Seinuk; Dennis O'Brien, Norman Disney & Young
Nakheel Harbour & Tower, Dubai's new capital, will be a beacon of inspiration for the region and the world, incorporating elements from Islamic culture. Encompassing…

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