Top Ten Tallest Completed Building Projects, 2008


This table provides information about completed buildings in 2008 that are fully clad and either "open for business" or at least partially occupied.

Building name/location Height (m/ft) Stories Use
1. Shanghai World Financial Center, Shanghai 492 m /1,614 ft 101 Office/Hotel
2. Minsheng Bank Building, Wuhan 331 m /1,087 ft 68 Office
3. The Address Downtown, Burj Dubai 306 m /1,004 ft 63 Hotel
4. One Island East, Hong Kong 298 m /979 ft 69 Office
5. Comcast Center, Philadelphia 297 m /974 ft 57 Office
6. Landmark Tower, Yokohama 296 m /972 ft 73 Office/Hotel
7. The Cullinan I, Hong Kong 270 m /886 ft 68 Residential
8. The Cullinan II, Hong Kong 270 m /886 ft 68 Hotel/Residential
9. Al Kazim Tower 1, Dubai 265 m /869 ft 53 Residential
10. Al Kazim Tower 2, Dubai 265 m /869 ft 53 Residential
NOTE: 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: .

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