Emaar's new Dubai supertower project set to rise

Foundation work completed on The Tower at Dubai Creek Harbour, which when completed will be 100 metres taller than Burj Khalifa

The Tower at Dubai Creek Harbour, which when completed will be 100 metres taller than Burj Khalifa, is all set to rise.

Emaar Properties, the developer of Dubai Creek Harbour, a joint venture with Dubai Holding, on Monday announced the completion of the pile foundations.

It said in a statement that in the coming days, the first structural facets of The Tower will be visible with several dedicated teams already on-site to accelerate the development.

Emaar added that it has set a new world-first with the foundation work for The Tower at Dubai Creek Harbour. The pile was tested to a load of over 36,000 tonnes – the maximum carried by a single foundation pile to date – and a statement on...Read more...

Source: arabianbusiness.com