The Burj Khalifa is currently tallest building in the World which stand with a 828 meters (2,716.5 feet) tall, soaring over Dubai. This amazing building has three times as tall as the Eiffel Tower and nearly twice as tall as the Empire State Building.
The Asia has holding the World Record of the tallest building in the world and it is also listed in Top 10 Future Tallest Building in the World, it has also holds six other World Records:
1. tallest freestanding building structure in the world.
2. highest number of stories around the world.
3. highest occupied floor.
4. highest outdoor observation deck.
5. Elevator with longest travel distance.
6. tallest service elevator.
The Burj Khalifa has a amazing longest single running elevator, which is 140 floors. The elevators go 10 meters per second which is fastest in the world.
It took more than 118,000 tons of concrete, 58,000 tons of steel rebar, and 23 million man-hours to complete the Burj Khalifa.
The total weight of the Burj Khalifa concrete is equivalent to approximate 100,000 elephants and the total weight of aluminum used on Burj Khalifa is equivalent to that of five A380 aircraft, which is really amazing and interesting facts of the World about Burj Khalifa.