20 Tallest Building Structures of the World
Talking about the tallest buildings of the world we wonder about the tallest one in our own city, state or country but the buildings we are going to see here are much taller than your memory can handle. These buildings took over several years to construct and open and when these were opened these become the talking stone of the whole world. These buildings are hail storming and when you see them from ground to the top of these buildings, your neck will not support you as these are really psychic and tall. So tour these tallest buildings with us.
1. Burj Khalifa, United Arab Emirates
Burj Khalifa is the finest example of the modern architecture and is the most adoring skyscraper in the world. This is known to be the tallest building of the world having exhilarating height of 829.8 metres or 2,722 feet. It has acquired the crown of the highest building of the world since its opening in 2010. This is situated in the world’s fastest growing and developing city that is Dubai. This has become the main attraction point of Dubai and tourists tour this very building from all over the world.
2. Tokyo Sky Tree, Japan
As the name suggests this very tower of Tokyo (Japan) is touching the sky and is known to be the second tallest building of the world. It was built in the year 2011 and height is measured to be 2,080 in feet and 634 in metres. This tower is used as a broadcasting tower and also having a restaurant too.
3. KVLY-TV mast, USA
KVLY-mast is the third tallest building structure of the world situated in Blanchard city of United States. It is used by a TV station to transmit the radio signals. It was built back in 1963 and reached the height of 628.8 metres which is really out of mind.
4. Abraj Al Bait Towers, Saudi Arabia
Abraj Al Bait Towers are added as a crown to the sacred city “Mecca” of Saudi Arabia. This building reaches up to 607 metres in height and have the world’s largest clock tower. This clock is visible from 25 Km due to its large dial.
5. Lualualei VLF transmitter, USA
This is another mast in our list of 20 Tallest Buildings of the World. It was built back in 1962 to transmit signals to large distances in Lualualei city of United States. It reaches up to a height of 458 metres.
6. Petronas Twin Towers, Malaysia
These are the famous twin towers of Malaysia situated in its capital city Kuala Lumpur. These were built in 1998 with the then present high tech technology. These twin towers reaches up to the height of 452 metres. These are really a wonderful piece of architecture.
7. Ekibastuz GRES-2 Power Station, Kazakhstan
Ekibastuz GRES-2 Power Station has the one of the tallest structure that stands as high as 419.7 metres. This structure is a huge chimney which was built back in 1987. Ekibastuz is a city in Kazakhstan.
8. Dimona Radar Facility, Israel
Dimona Radar Facility is the highest Radar system in the world which is situated in Dimona city of Israel. Israel is known to have the technologically advance warfare systems and this is one of such example. It was built in 2008 and stands high up to 400 metres in sky.
9. Keiv TV Tower, Ukraine
Kiev is a city in Ukraine and it exhibits the one of the tallest building structure of the world. This tower has a height of 385 metres and used for TV signaling. It was built back in 1973.
10. Zhoushan Island Overhead Powerline Tie, China
This is the highest electricity pylon in the world with a height of 370 metres. This high powerline connects with the Zhoushan Island of China to the actual land of the China. This was built in 2009 and since then is then highest and tallest electricity and powerline pylon.
11. Gerbrandy Tower, Netherlands
Gerbrandy Tower is the highest building structure in the Netherlands and its base is concrete built and above it a TV tower which is a digital one now and used to transmit signals. It is situated in IJsselstein city of Netherlands. It is having a height of 366.8 metres. It is also famous for decorating this tower on Christmas to make this tower the larget Christmas tree ever every year.
12. TV Tower Vinnytsia, Ukraine
TV Tower Vinnytsia is another tallest building structure from Ukraine. As it is clear from the name that this is the TV Tower which is used for TV signaling. It is situated in Vinnystia city of Ukraine. It was built back in 1961 and stands up to 354 metres.
13. Millau Viaduct, France
Millau Viaduc t is another building structure in our list of 20 Tallest Buildings of the World. This structure is a 21st century architecture built back in 2004. It is actually a bridge pole in Millau, France. It stands up to 342 metres in height.
14. Obninsk Meteorological Tower, Russia
Obninsk Meteorological Tower is one of the tallest constructed structures till date. This tower is a cluster of different parts which contains different devices to research on meteorology and other studies. This tower reaches up to 315 metres in the sky.
15. Lakihegy Tower, Hungary
Lakihegy Tower is one of the tallest tower in Europe and used for broadcasting radio signals. It is in Hungary and was built in 1968. It has a height of 314 metres.
16. Jinping-I Dam, China
This is the tallest Dam by the height as it measures 305 metres and was built recently in 2013. It is in Liangshan, China. It is having a height of 305 metres.
17. Hassan II Mosque, Morocco
This Hassan II Mosque is having the tallest minaret of the world which was built in 1993. This mosque is situated in Casablanca, Morocco which stands still in air to a height of 210 metres.
17. Nowy Tomysl Wind Turbines, Poland
Poland is having a large no of Wind energy plants due to heavy winds and also the Nowy Tomsyl city of Poland exhibits highest Wind Turbine which is one of the tallest building structures of the world. It is measured 210 metres and shares the spot with Hassan II Mosque.
18. Kalisindh Power Station, India
This Power Station of India has the tallest cooling tower of the World which measures up to 202 metres. It was built with modern architecture in 2012.
19. Gateway Arch, USA
Gateway Arch is the famous gateway which is famous for its tall structure which stands up to 192 metres. It is situated in St. Louis and was built in 1965.
20. Kuwait Towers, Kuwait
Kuwait Towers is a cluster of Towers from which the main building lies at 20th spot in our list of 20 Tallest Building Structures of the World. Its height is 187 metres and was built in 1979.