Burj Kalifa, formerly know as Burj Dubai, was officially inaugurated. The estimated construction cost is US$1.5 billion. The cost, supply and installation of 2 Genesis vertical platform lifts – undisclosed.
“We are very proud to have become the supplier of choice for this unique building” says Jake Lepa, International Sales Manager.
This project showcases Garaventa Lift’s capabilities in the Arabian Gulf Region and is followed by Dubai Metro, UAE and King Abdullah University, Saudi Arabia projects.
BURJ KHALIFA FACTS:
95: distance in km at which its spire can be seen
504: rise in meters of its main service lift
57: number of lifts
49: number of office floors
1,044: number of residential apartments
900: length in feet of the fountain at the foot of the tower, the world’s tallest performing fountain
28,261: number of glass panels on the exterior of the tower