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Dubai Creek Tower

Dubai Creek Tower, Baniyas Road, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:OYESAN.DINO.MAGKASI

Dubai Creek Tower (Arabic: برج خور دبي‎, burj khor dubaīy) is a building in DubaiUnited Arab Emirates (UAE). Located along the Dubai Creek, the Dubai Creek Tower is situated in eastern Dubai, in Deira. The building, constructed in 1995, is part of the old Dubai downtown along the Dubai Creek, and was the second-tallest building in Dubai, at the time of its construction (behind the Dubai World Trade Centre)[2]. From Bur Dubai, the building appears to the right of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry building. The Dubai Creek Tower is situated in the locality ofRigga Al Buteen.

Dubai Creek Tower, Baniyas Road, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:OYESAN.DINO.MAGKASI

The structural system of Dubai Creek Tower, made up of reinforced concrete beam-and-column with waffle slab, has a mat foundation resting on solid bedrock.

Dubai Creek Tower, Baniyas Road, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:OYESAN.DINO.MAGKASI

During its construction in 1994, this tower was the second tallest building in Dubai after the World Trade Center Building.

Dubai Creek Tower, Baniyas Road, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:OYESAN.DINO.MAGKASI

This tower has a shopping complex on the ground and mezzanine floors and two levels of underground parking.

Dubai Creek Tower, Baniyas Road, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:OYESAN.DINO.MAGKASI

The Dubai Creek Tower has a separate 10-story parking-deck connected to it which is embellished with motifs that are similar to those on the building.

Dubai Creek Tower, Baniyas Road, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:OYESAN.DINO.MAGKASI

Architect: Khatib & Alami

Dubai Creek Tower, Baniyas Road, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:OYESAN.DINO.MAGKASI

Height 117 meters

Dubai Creek Tower, Baniyas Road, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:OYESAN.DINO.MAGKASI

Thanks to:

http://www.emporis.com/building/dubaicreektower-dubai-unitedarabemirates


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