Makkah Royal Clock Tower

Makkah Royal Clock Tower:

see Abraj Al-BaitAbraj Al-Bait,
complex of seven government-owned, mixed-use buildings in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The most impressive structure, the Makkah Royal Clock Tower, is the tallest building in Saudi Arabia, at 1,972 ft (601 m) high, and one of the tallest in the world; it has the world's
..... Click the link for more information.
.
References in periodicals archive ?
In a series of large-scale and highly detailed color photographs shot from a helicopter, Mater provides a bird's-eye view of the surreal, neonlit city of cranes and luxury skyscrapers, dominated by the imposing Makkah Royal Clock Tower, which dwarfs the dusty, urban sprawl surrounding it.
Lotte World Tower is the world's fifth-tallest building after the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the Shanghai Tower, Makkah Royal Clock Tower Hotel in Saudi Arabia and One World Trade Center in New York.
Emaar Middle East has handed over 316 serviced apartments covering 11 floors of the huge Makkah Royal Clock Tower building.
Abraj Al-Bait Towers (Makkah Royal Clock Tower Hotel)
Once completed, the 1,800 ft (550 m) tall tower will surpass the One World Trade Center in the United States, and will be the world's third-tallest building after the Burj Khalifa in Dubai and Saudi Arabia's Makkah Royal Clock Tower.
Kone Areeco, with a staff of over 700, has projects in Saudi Arabia including the Makkah Royal Clock Tower Hotel, as well as the King Abdullah Financial District in Riyadh and the King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah.
It will likely be the third tallest building in the world behind the Burj Khalifa in Dubai (2,717 ft) and the Makkah Royal Clock Tower in Mecca, Saudia Arabia (1,972 it.)
The company has been associated with projects across the Middle East region, including the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest skyscraper; the Pearl Development in Qatar; the Bahrain Bay project; the Cairo Festival City in Egypt; the New Doha International Airport; the expansion of the Holy Haram in Makkah, the Kingdom and Faisaliah Towers, and the Makkah Royal Clock Tower, the second tallest building in the world in Saudi Arabia.
Since 2010, the world's tallest building has been the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, whose 163 stories top out at 2,717 feet, a whopping 746 feet taller than the second-tallest structure, the Makkah Royal Clock Tower Hotel in Mecca, Saudi Arabia.
Makkah Royal Clock Tower Adjacent to the Grand Mosque in the holy city of Makkah is the world's largest clock tower and the second tallest skyscraper in the world after the Burj Khalifa, which makes this another prominent landmark in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Makkah Royal Clock Tower has opened its new ballroom, which features the world's largest projection screen, as well as eight translation rooms and can accommodate 1500 guests.
When completed, the Makkah Royal Clock Tower project is expected to break many records in the construction world, including the tallest hotel, constructed with the tallest clock tower displaying the world's largest clock face.