Princess Tower

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Princess Tower
Princess Tower.jpg
Princess Tower seen from a close-up.
General information
Status Complete
Coordinates 25°05′19.05″N 55°08′48.69″E / 25.0886250°N 55.1468583°E / 25.0886250; 55.1468583Coordinates: 25°05′19.05″N 55°08′48.69″E / 25.0886250°N 55.1468583°E / 25.0886250; 55.1468583
Construction started 2006[1]
Estimated completion 2012
Opening 2012
Height
Antenna spire 414 m (1,358 ft)[2]
Roof 392 m (1,286 ft)[3]
Top floor 357 m (1,171 ft)[1]
Technical details
Floor count 101, plus 6 basement floors[1]
Floor area 171,175 m2 (1,842,512 sq ft)
Design and construction
Architect Eng. Adnan Saffarini Office
Developer Tameer Holding Investment LLC
Main contractor Arabian Construction Company (ACC)

The Princess Tower is a 101 storey, 414 m (1,358 ft)[2] tall residential skyscraper located in the Marina district of Dubai, UAE.[4] Princess Tower was the world's tallest residential building in 2012.[5]

Overview[edit]

The tower's engineering was performed by Syed Majid Hashmi as Chief Structural Engineer.

The building comprises 763 units, 957 underground parking bays (spread over six floors), and eight retail outlets.The building was completed and delivered by its developer, Tameer Holdings, in September 2012.[6]

Construction gallery[edit]

Trivia[edit]

  • The Princess Tower is the second-highest skyscraper in Dubai, with it being exactly half the height of the highest skyscraper, the 828 m high Burj Khalifa.

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