Top 10 Tallest Building in the World

Monday, October 8th 2012. | Tallest


The tallest building in the world is 828 m (2717 ft) is building Burj Khalifa in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The building is to obtain official holds “World’s Tallest Building” at the opening of the building on January 4, 2010. This building is higher than any other man-made structure ever built. This is a list of top tallest building in the world.

10. Gerbrandy Tower, Netherlands (366.8 F)

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Gerbrandy Tower

Gerbrandy tower was built in Holland in 1961, the year the tower was included as the tallest building in the world because not many buildings that have a height of more than 300 meters. Tower was used as a broadcast TV and FM radio.

 

9. Kiev TV Tower, Ukraine (385 M)

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Kiev TV Tower

Kiev TV Tower is a steel tower that was built in 1973 in Kiev, Ukraine. The tower was built at a cost of 12 million dollars and was used as television and radio broadcasting towers. The tower was built with steel construction and closed to the public. The tower has a height 385 meters and became one of the world’s tallest tower.

8. Dimona Radar Facility, Israel (400 M)

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Dimona Radar Facility

The radar building is built around Dimona, Israel. Dimona Radar Facility was built as a radar for ballistic missile design and various other air attacks. With 400 meters height, Dimona radar facility is one of the tallest building in the world.

7. Gres Ekibastuz-2 Power Station, Kazakhstan (419.7 M)

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This building is a coal-fired power plants built in Ekibastuz, Kazakhstan. This building was built in 1987 and is able to provide 1000 MWe of electricity. The tower is the tallest tower of the flue gas in the world, with 419.7 meters tall funnel.

6. Petronas Towers, Malaysia (452 M)

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Petronas

Petronas towers, or better known as the Petronas twin towers are two buildings that have the same shape and height. This building is the tallest building in the world in 1998 until 2004. This building stood in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. With a height of 452 meters, the building was ranked sixth highest in the world.

 

5. Lualualei VLF Transmitter, United States (458 M)

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Lualualei Transmitter

Lualualei VLF transmitter is a facility owned by the United States navy around Lualualei, Hawaii. Transmitter is used to command the submarines as well as for various purposes of war and defense. This building has two antennas with a height of 458 meters and was built in 1972.

 

4. Bren Tower, United States (462 M)

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Bren Tower

Bren Tower is a steel pole buildings are built around Nevada, United States. Bren is an abbreviation of “Bare Reactor Experiment, Nevada.” Bren Tower pad was built in 1962 as a tool to test the effect of radiation caused by atomic bombs.

3. Canton Tower, China (600 M)

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Canton Tower

Canton Tower Brazilians is broadcasting to the Guangzhou TV tower and used as a tourist attraction. This building was built in Canton and has a height of 600 meters. This building was ranked fourth as the highest building in the world.

 

2. KVLY-TV Mast, United States (628.8 M)

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KVLY-TV

The building was built in 1963 and used as a television transmitter. The building is located in North Dakota, United States. This building is a steel beam, so it does not one of the tallest buildings. This building is the tallest tower to 2 in the world.

 

1. Burj Khalifa, United Arab Emirates (828 M)

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Burj Khalifa

Burj Khalifa is the building and also the tallest building in the world, was completed in 2008, this building stands majestically in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. This building cost $ 1.5 Billion. Khalifa Burj Dubai became the symbol of the city, and became the tallest building ever built by humans.

 


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Top 10 Tallest Building in the World

Wednesday, August 3rd 2011. | Uncategorized


There are dozens of skyscrapers around the world. People are competing to build tall buildings to enhance the prestige of a country. The altitude even reached 3000 feet. These are the top 10 tallest building in the world.

10. Burj Al Alam
Location: Dubai
Year of completion: 2011
Height: 1674 = 510.24 m
Designed by Japanese architects Nikken Sekkei, in English means “World Tower”

9. One World Trade Center
Location: New York USA
Year of completion: 2013
Height: 1776 ft = 541.32 m
Called the “Freedom Tower” designed by American architect David Childs

8. Doha Convention Center Tower
Location: Doha Qatar
Year of completion: 2012
Height: 1808 ft = 551.08 m
Being developed by the developer Qatari Diar, to be a beautiful sight in Doha

7. China 117 Tower
Location: Tianjin, China
Year of completion: 2013
Height: 1870 ft = 569.98 m
The building also will be the highest in china if completed

6. Mecca royal clock tower
Location: Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Year of completion: 2010
Height: 1893 ft = 576.99 m
planned hours will be 5 times larger than Big Ben in London

5. Chicago Spire
Location: Chicago
Year of completion: 2012
Height: 2000 ft = 609.6 m
The Chicago Spire designed by Santiago Calatrava, Spain architecture.

4. Russia Tower
Location: Russia
Year of completion: 2012
Height: 2009 ft = 612.34 m
Created by: British architects Foster + Partners

3. Pentominium
Location: Dubai
Year completed (approximate): 2012
Height: 2028 ft = 618.13 m
Pentominuim name combination of the words “penthouse” and “condominium.”

2. Burj Dubai
Location: Dubai
Year Completed: 2009
Height: 2600 ft = 792.48 m
currently holds the world record for tallest building, because Nakhel Tower still under construction.

1. Nakhel Tower
Location: Dubai
Year completed (target): 2020
Height: 3.281 ft = 1000.05 m
designed by: Woods Bagot
This is the tallest building in the world.