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Kingdom Tower: How The World’s Next Tallest Building Will Be Built

Kingdom Tower: How The World’s Next Tallest Building Will Be Built

Slowly but surely, the kilometre-high Kingdom Tower is coming to life. This week construction is set to move above ground after the tricky foundation stage is completed. Part of $US20 billion development dubbed Kingdom City, the tower will be at least 173m taller than the Burj Khalifa in Dubai.

World’s Highest Skyscraper Will Be 1050m High

World’s Highest Skyscraper Will Be 1050m High

Forget about the 1km high Kingdom Tower. There will be a building higher than that. This is it, the Azerbaijan Tower. It will be 50m higher, have 189 floors and looks like a beautifully shiny glass, steel and concrete monolith of crap.

Saudi Arabia To Be Permanent Member Of Mile-High Club

Saudi Arabia To Be Permanent Member Of Mile-High Club

Saudi Arabia has just given the OK to start construction on the Kingdom Tower, the world’s first mile-high skyscraper. The tower will be built in the coastal city of Jeddah and is set to cost a whopping cost $US30 billion.