Abu Dhabi

United Arab Emirates

Facts

Density

0 people per km²

0 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

38 Completed • 0 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Most Common Function*

Residential (37%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (97%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

37

Tallest City in

the World
#

2

Tallest City in

Middle East
#

2

Tallest City in

United Arab Emirates

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Burj Mohammed Bin Rashid

381.2 m / 1,251 ft

2

ADNOC Headquarters

342 m / 1,122 ft

3

The Landmark

324 m / 1,063 ft

4

Etihad Towers T2

305.3 m / 1,002 ft

5

Sky Tower

292.2 m / 959 ft

6

City of Lights C1 Tower

282.1 m / 926 ft

7

Etihad Towers T1

277.6 m / 911 ft

8

World Trade Center Abu Dhabi - The Offices

276.6 m / 907 ft

9

Nation Towers Residential Lofts

268 m / 879 ft

10

Etihad Towers T3

260.3 m / 854 ft

CTBUH People & Events

2019 Global Walking Tour: 50 Forward | 50 Back

27 Jun-09 August 2019

CTBUH Journal 2018 Issue IV

26 November 2018

Videos

12 November 2015

Interview: Burj Mohammed Bin Rashid

Toby Blunt, Partner, Foster + Partners, & Robert Halvorson, Principal, Halvorson and Partners, are interviewed by Chris Bentley regarding the 2015 CTBUH Best Tall Building...

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Research

20 October 2018

The Middle East: 30+ Years of Building Tall

The Middle East region is hosting its first CTBUH International Conference since 2008. In that year, there were 119 completed buildings of 150 meters or...

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Global News

19 August 2019

Contractor Appointed for Abu Dhabi’s Pixel

Abu Dhabi-based developer Imkan has appointed Chinese construction company CNTC as the main contractor for its seven-tower Pixel development, with work due to begin immediately...

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