Jeddah Tower World’s Tallest Tower

Construction starts on the world’s tallest tower, the mixed-use skyscraper Jeddah Tower, in Saudi Arabia.

Jeddah Tower that will rise over a kilometer, just secured funds for the $1.23 billion construction cost.



Images credit Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture

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The record-breaking project by Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture, will be built in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, will be 3,280 feet high, in comparison with the Burj Khalifa that is 2,716 feet tall.

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If all goes according to schedule, the Jeddah Tower will be opened in 2018.

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via inhabitat