Huge Structures and Buildings always meant to be a sign of greatness in the world, People are Afraid of Heights but few of the love to go as High as they can. As the time passed Engineers Started to think about consuming less Land and getting maximum benefit from that minimum land. The best way they were able to do that was making Tall buildings having multiple stories.
But as Time Passed Engineers Found new ways to Build Highest Buildings in the History of Man kind, Luxury also became the Primary objective of Engineers. They focused on Luxury as well as the Toughness of the Structure of those Buildings using different Engineering techniques. And at the End they were able to Build Marvelous Buildings in the World, We are going to share List of Top 10 Tallest Building of the world.
10. Willis Tower:
Willis Tower Formerly Known as Sears Towers Was the Tallest Building of the World while its Completion in 1973 and now it is Ranked as 10th Tallest Building of the World. This Tower is 1450 ft. tall and have 108 Floors. It was Renamed to Willis Towers from Sears Tower after Willis Group Obtained Rights to Rename it in 2009. It is Located in Chicago.
9. Zifeng Tower:
Zifeng Tower Also Known as Greenland Center-Zifeng Tower is Located in Najing, China. This Building is about 1476 ft. tall and having 89 Floors and one of The Tallest Building in the World. This Building is Used for Shopping Malls, Offices, Restaurants, etc.
8. Petronas Towers:
Petronas Towers Also Known as Petronas Twin Towers are Twin Skyscrapers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. These Towers are having the Honour of Being the Tallest Buildings of the world from 1998 to 2004. Having 88 floors these Towers are 1483 ft. Tall and mainly Used for Commercial Offices and Tourist Attraction.
7. International Commerce Centre:
International Commerce Centre is a Commercial Skyscraper Completed in 2010, having 118 Floors and Height of 1588 ft. it is Located in West Kowloon, Hong Kong. This tall Skyscraper is a Part of Union Square Project which is Built on the Top of Kowloon Station, Hong Kong.This Building is Used for Offices and Commercial Purposes.
6. Shanghai World Financial Center:
Shanghai World Financial Center(SWFC) is One of the tallest man-made Buildings in the world. SWFC is a Mixed-use building Used for Offices, Hotels, Conference Rooms, etc. Built in this building is having the Height of 1614 ft. and 101 floors. This Building was planned to Be Built in 1997 but was delayed due to Asian Financial Crisis in late 1990s. After that it was Financed by many Multinational Firms and many Banks.
5. Taipei 101:
Taipei 101 is also Known as Taipei World Financial Center. It Ranked Officially as the Tallest Building of the World from 2004 till the Development of Burj Khalifa. Taipei 101 is Situated in the Xinyi, Taipei, Taiwan. This Tower was Designed to Survive Earthquakes and Tycoons. Many Hotels, restaurants, Clubs and Shopping Malls are Built in this Tower. The Height of Taipei 101 is 1671 ft. and Consists of 101 Floors.
4. One World Trade center:
One World Trade Center is the Primary Building of the World Trade Complex in New York. It is Constructed after the Attack on The World Trade Center in September 11 on the same Place. The Height of 1 World Trade Center is 1776 ft. and it is having 104 Floors.
3. Abraj Al Bait:
Abraj Al Bait Also Known as Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower is a Building complex in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. This Complex is Just Little away from World’s Biggest Mosque and the Most Sacred Place for Muslims all around the world Masjid Al- Haram. This Complex was Built to Facilitate the Pilgrims visiting Kaaba. Height of this Building is 1971 ft. and It is having 120 Floors.
2. Shanghai Tower:
Shanghai Tower also Known as Shanghai Central Tower is a Super-tall Skyscraper located in Lujiazui, Shanghai. This Building is Still Under-construction and Will be Completed in 2014. Upon completion this Building will be having 121 stories and the Height of 2073 ft.
1. Burj Khalifa:
Burj Khalifa previously Known as Burj Dubai is Situated in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Burj Khalifa is the Tallest Man-Made Structure till Now. Its Construction started in September 2004 and got Completed on 1st October 2009. Its Height is 2722 ft. and Contains 160 floors. This Building was Built for the Purpose of More tourist activities in Dubai and it is Used for Mixed activities. According to Officials these kind of Projects are necessary to gain more International Recognition and Investment.