Top Ten Tallest Completed Building Projects, 2006
|Building name/location||Height (m/ft)||Stories||Use|
|1. Nina Tower 1, Hong Kong||319/1,046||80||Mixed|
|2. Aspire Tower, Doha, Qatar||300/984||36||Mixed|
|3. Eureka Tower, Melbourne, Australia||296/970||92||Residential|
|4. Millennium Tower, Dubai, UAE||285/935||61||Residential|
|5. Diwang International Chamber of Commerce, Nanning||276/906||58||Office|
|6. Dapeng International Plaza, Guangzhou, China||263/863||60||Office|
|7. New Century Plaza Tower A, Nanjing, China||255/837||52||Office|
|8. Midland Square, Nagoya, Japan||247/810||47||Mixed|
|9. Al Fattan Tower, Dubai, UAE||245/804||54||Residential|
|10. Oasis Beach Tower, Dubai, UAE||245/804||54||Residential|
NOTE: To be eligible for consideration, buildings must have been completed in 2006, be fully clad, and either be âopen for businessâ or at least partially occupied. Height is measured from sidewalk level of the main entrance to the structural top of the building including spire, but not including communications antennas or flagpoles.
Source: Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. Web: www.ctbuh.org .
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