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Height: Occupied
279.3 m / 916 ft
Height: To Tip
360 m / 1,181 ft
Height: Architectural
360 m / 1,181 ft
Almas Tower Outline
Floors Above Ground
Floors Below Ground
# of Elevators
Top Elevator Speed
7 m/s
Tower GFA
160,000 m² / 1,722,226 ft²
# of Parking Spaces


Official Name Almas Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United Arab Emirates
City Dubai
Street Address & Map Jumeirah Lake Towers Complex
Building Function office
Structural Material concrete
Construction Start 2005
Completion 2008
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Global Ranking #27 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #8 Tallest in Middle East
National Ranking #6 Tallest in United Arab Emirates
City Ranking #5 Tallest in Dubai

Companies Involved

Developer Nakheel
Architect Atkins
MEP Engineer Atkins
Main Contractor Taisei Corporation
Other Consultant
• Wind RWDI
Material Supplier
• Elevator KONE
• Sealants Dow Corning Corporation

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH Releases Tallest Buildings Completed in 2008
Dec 2008 – CTBUH Journal Paper

Research Papers

Tall Buildings in Numbers: The Middle East: 20 Years of Building Skyscrapers
Nov 2013 – CTBUH Journal, 2013 Issue IV

Tallest Buildings Completed in 2008
Dec 2008 – CTBUH Journal, 2009 Issue I