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Burj Al Arab

General Information

Structural Type: Frame
Function / usage: Hotel
Other name(s): Arabian Tower
Completed in: 1999
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Asia
Near Burj Al Arab Access Bridge

Technical Information


height 321 m
number of floors (above ground) 60


cost of construction United States dollar 2 000 000 000


façade glass
Teflon-coated fiberglass
building structure steel
reinforced concrete

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0001194
Created: 24/01/2001
Last Updated: 29/07/2014