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Dubai Pearl

Dubai Pearl
General information
StatusOn hold
Coordinates25°05′55.46″N 55°09′36.10″E / 25.0987389°N 55.1600278°E / 25.0987389; 55.1600278
Construction started2009
Estimated completion2021[citation needed]
OwnerMGM Resorts International
Height
Roof300 m (984 ft)
Technical details
Floor count73
Floor area1,850,000 m2 (19,900,000 sq ft)
Design and construction
ArchitectSchweger Associated Architect
DeveloperAl Habtoor Engineering Enterprises, and Leighton Contractors
Structural engineere.construct
Website
[www.dubaipearl.com]

Dubai Pearl is a 73 storey, 300 m (984 ft), tall residential skyscraper under construction along Al Sufouh Road in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It will consist of four mixed-use towers connected together at the base and by a sky bridge at the top.

The construction has been on hold since 2006, with the project labeled "sad," "troubled," and "fallen."[1]

The structural design was carried out by Dubai-based engineering firm e-Construct. Construction was started in 2009, and the project will cost $4 billion (Dh14.6 billion). Once completed, Dubai Pearl will accommodate 9,000 residents and its commercial sector will employ 12,000 people.

See also

References

  1. ^ "Diving for answers: What's happened to Dubai Pearl?". ArabianBusiness.com. Retrieved 2018-10-24.

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