High towers that stretched the whole world, the splendor of design and construction is always evident through buildings that have a distinctive and wonderful shape that engineers and architects scramble to design the most amazing and most beautiful architectural buildings.
In this article, we will present a group of architectural buildings that are expected to be the tallest and tallest buildings in the world.
Plaza Financial Tower is one of the 10 most beautiful towers
It is a 1969-foot tall skyscraper in Shenzhen, China, which is under construction and due for completion by 2015.
Tokyo Sky Tower from one of the distinctive Tokyo towers
((643 meters)), which is a communications tower in Sumida, Tokyo in Japan, and it is the highest tower in Japan and the second highest tower in the world.
It took 4 years to design and 3 years and 8 months to implement.
World Trade Center
It is a tower located in New York City on the site of the World Trade Center collapsed in the attacks of September 11, 2001 in the area known as "Ground Zero". The construction of the Freedom Tower aims to bridge some of the emotional and physical gap he dug that day in the 541.3-meter-high neighborhood in the southern region of Manhattan.
Petronas Towers, located in Kuala Lumpur, is a symbol of Malaysia, and was the tallest building in the world between 1998 and 2003, surpassed on October 17, 2003 by the Taipei 101 building in Taiwan. Currently, it is the tallest twin towers in the world, with a height of 452 meters and 88 floors with 78 elevators. Among all the buildings on this list are the most famous buildings around the world along with the Burj Khalifa and the National Tower of Canada.
As an important note, it is necessary to note that I did not include in the list the "Sky City Building", a skyscraper that has been discontinued in the Chinese city of Changsha. If built, it would be the tallest building in the world with 202 floors and a total height of 838 metres, surpassing Dubai's 10 metre-high Burj Khalifa.
Ostankino (Moscow Radio and Television Tower)
This tower is located in the Russian capital, Moscow, with a height of 540 meters, it is the highest communication tower in Europe and the third in the world. Built between 1963 and 1967, this tower was the tallest building in the world for eight years. Ostankino Tower contains a restaurant located at a height of 328 - 334 meters and occupies 3 floors, has a circular shape and rotates on its axis at a speed of one to three revolutions per hour. However, due to the fire in 2000, the restaurant is still closed, but not mainly, as it can be visited through organized tours in groups.
Abraj Al Bait
Abraj Al Bait, also known as the Makkah Clock Royal Tower Hotel, is the largest building ever built in the world by volume, the tallest building in Saudi Arabia and the sixth tallest building in the world at 601 metres.
The 120-storey complex houses a five-star hotel, a shopping mall and a visible clock tower. It is located near the Grand Mosque in Mecca, western Saudi Arabia, as this place is considered by Muslims the most sacred place in the world. For this reason, Abraj Al Bait has a prayer space, with a capacity to accommodate approximately four thousand people.
It is a skyscraper currently under construction in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, it will be 616 meters high and will have 122 floors. In the first design it was 516 meters long, but eventually they added a needle about 100 meters high at the top. This will be the tallest residential building in the world so far, becoming the second tallest building in the Emirate of Dubai after the Burj Khalifa.
Taipei 101 (Taiwan) - 508 meters (1666.6 ft)
Also known as the Taipei Financial Center, it is located in Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan. Between 2004 and 2010, the tower remained the tallest skyscraper built according to the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. The Taipei 101 Tower was described as one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, and one of the wonders of the world. Seven Engineering, the tower consists of 101 floors above ground and 5 floors underground.
The Shanghai Tower is the second tallest skyscraper in the world with a height of 632 meters. The Shanghai Tower was established in China and was officially opened in 2015. The Shanghai Tower was designed using sustainable technologies. It is an environmentally friendly building where energy use has been reduced in the process of its construction. Read also: 10 most expensive cat breeds in the world
Burj Khalifa, Dubai, one of the Emirates Towers known for its excellence
The tallest tower in the world is the famous Burj Khalifa in Dubai. The building is 828 meters (2,717 feet) tall with 163 floors. It was completed in 2010, thus making the Burj Khalifa top the list of the highest peaks in the world