Princess Tower

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Princess Tower
Scyscrapers in Dubai Marina April 2013.jpg
Skyscrapers in Dubai Marina in April 2013, with the Princess 3rd from left to right
General information
Status Complete
Architectural style Postmodern
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]
Opening 2012
Architectural 413.4 m (1,356 ft)
Antenna spire 414 m (1,358 ft)[2]
Roof 392 m (1,286 ft)[3]
Top floor 356.9 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)
Lifts/elevators 13
Design and construction
Architect Eng. Adnan Saffarini Office
Developer Tameer Holding Investment LLC
Main contractor Arabian Construction Company (ACC)

The Princess Tower (Arabic: برج الأميرة‎) is a 101 story, 413.4 m (1,356 ft)[2] tall residential only skyscraper located in the Marina district of Dubai, UAE.[4] Princess Tower was the world's tallest residential only building (2012-2015) and is currently the 20th tallest in the world.[5] It is also the second tallest building in Dubai after the Burj Khalifa.


The tower's engineering was performed by Syed Majid Hashmi as the Chief Structural Engineer and his deputy manager Mohammad Ali Alogaily.

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]

See also[edit]


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  2. ^ a b "Princess Tower | Buildings". Dubai /: Emporis. Retrieved 2012-08-21. 
  3. ^ "Princess Tower". Retrieved 2010-12-19. 
  4. ^ "Princess Tower". Retrieved 2007-09-26. 
  5. ^ Retrieved 19 September 2015.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
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