Top 10 tallest buildings in the world
Hello dear readers site our site! Today we bring you the highest building in the world and its lower "brothers."
Modern technologies allow to build a very large house. Giant height of buildings is fascinating, and someone even frightening. So, the top 10 tallest buildings in the world: built and still under construction, will tell how many floors in a skyscraper and the height in meters, where there is also the name.
Opens a list of giants International Commerce Center - 484 m
is a building in Hong Kong and is in the height of 118 floors. Initially, it was planned to build this house of 100 m above, but in China prohibited the construction of skyscrapers higher than the mountains, next to which is conducted construction. Therefore, the building below 100 m scheduled. Here built hotel "5 stars" in the last 17 floors and is the tallest hotel in the world.
On the 9th place World Financial Center - 492 m
Shanghai skyscraper locally called "opener" for an unusual hole in the top of the house. Look at the picture - like opener for Giants. This opening of the project was to be round, but the residents of the city abandoned as a symbol of Japan's circle. And the floors are a little more than a hundred - 101.
8th - Taipei 101 - 509 m
height with a spire reaches half a kilometer. All the floors have started to work in 2003, which occupy offices and shops. Tower is famous high-speed elevators, where you can literally fly up for 40 seconds, until the last 89 fl. In Taiwan constant seismic danger, so there is a huge set spherical pendulum 660 tonnes (at the top of the building).
7 place - the CTF Financial Center - 530 m
The living area (private apartments), offices, shops and hotels - all this is part of the building. The house was built in 5 years. In the "rush hour" on the 111 floors at the same time may be up to 30 000 people. The underground levels of access to public transport. It can accommodate up to 1705 cars in the parking lot. At each stage of the building has an observation deck overlooking the beautiful city.
On the 6th place we see the Freedom Tower - 541 m
Also a mile high, and even higher - breathtaking and not for people who are afraid of heights. Although it can be great to fight with fear! 104 floors and 1,776 feet - the number is not accidental - it is in this year, was adopted in the United States Declaration of Independence. Located next to the giant destroyed the former "twin" in New York. It is a symbol of the fact that global terrorism can be countered.
5th we return tower Lotte World Tower - 555 M
Within this 123-storey building in Seoul are offices, shops, rich apartments and hotel rooms. On the last four floors, you can admire the city and part of the Korean Peninsula. The convex shape of the tower with glass panels - a traditional design of buildings.
In place of tower 4 pinanyl - 600 m
The Chinese city of Shenzhen. There is a major international financial center, it includes a skyscraper and kicking. It can be called the baby among the skyscrapers of the world - he's only a year, it is built in the middle of 2017. Its 115 floors occupied by shops and business offices.
H, took Clock Royal Tower - 601 m
"The Queen" stands amongst the rich complex in Mecca. Saudi Arabia - a country where the Muslim shrines building Ka'b. The hotel complex can live right up to hundreds of thousands of pilgrims. At 120 hours are storey tower diameter of 43 m.
On the second place - Shanghai Tower - 632 m
Shanghai Tower 128 floors has a total area of 380,000 square meters. m. Projected her American architect. Many offices, entertainment and shopping centers, luxury hotel. Many architects were the city against another heavy skyscraper on the bank of the river, believing that the earth can prosest and first floors will go under water. But for 3 years nothing terrible happens. There are places where planted flowers and trees. The design has a twisted view that allows you to withstand the force of a gale-force winds of up to 51 m / s.
Rank 1 - Burj - 828 m
Burj Khalifa, the leader of the rating of the tallest buildings in the world. Unusual structure built in the form of a stalagmite in the UAE. Only one spire building has a height of 180 m. The construction of 163 floors cost about 1, 5 billion dollars. Located inside the hotel, a restaurant, apartments, offices and shopping centers. Air inside constantly aromatize odors created specifically for Burj. At the bottom of the skyscraper is the famous "singing" fountain in Dubai.
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I would like to stay at the newly built skyscraper in Russia
In 2018 the construction of the project Lahti Center in St. Petersburg to be fully put into operation. 462 m high building on the shore of the Gulf of Finland, where there is often strong winds, slightly curled, like the Shanghai Tower.
In Russia, there is an abandoned building that could be the first skyscraper in Ekaterinburg to 151 m
The lower floors are now working, and the top has not yet been completed. Building completion prevent all new reasons: the violations in construction, there is no conclusion of the state examination.
in Baku (Azerbaijan) in 2019 to build a new building, which will exceed 1,000 meters in height
Tower Azerbaijan Tower will be higher under construction in Saudi Arabia Kingdom Tower - the highest building in the world, which is yet unfinished. These magnificent giants do not go to any comparison with built today. In the future, may be other skyscrapers, but as long as you can go and look at the ones that are already there, until the construction is complete these.
Do not abandoned and wood construction. Vienna (Austria) to build a house 84 meters 76% of the wood
Firefighters, of course, were very much against, but the project is still successfully completed.
We are told and shown pictures the most impressive buildings of the giant world. Now, going on a journey, you know where to place each of these buildings, which height, features. Over time, the rating of such houses, of course, change, but for now you can go and see with your own eyes. And now we say goodbye to the following ratings. Share this article with your friends, and they will be grateful!