Some interesting and lesser known facts about Burj Khalifa
3 The Makers of This Miracle
As we have already seen the greatness of BurjKhalifa, now it is time to know more about the makers of this wonder. The concept of this marvel building that resides in Dubai was engineered by an American firm named Skidmore, Owings and Merrill. The engineers based in Chicago helped to develop the structural system known as the buttressed core. It is this structural system that makes a building above 160 floors truly possible. Samsung Engineering and Construction are the South Korean builders who did the construction for the Burj Khalifa.