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Burj Khalifa

Audio integrator Delta Sound helps open world's tallest structure in Dubai

Delta Sound has provided sound syncronisation and fireworks for the opening of Dubai's Burj Khalifa, the tallest man-made structure in the world. In a ceremony witnessed by thousands of Dubai residents and millions via television, Delta Sound produced a light and sound display to mark the $1.5bn tower's official opening earlier this month.

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If you think that size doesn’t matter then you’ve clearly never been to Dubai

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Fino applies finishing touches to Armani Hotel

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Miapolis

Miapolis will surpasses Burj Khalifa to become the world's tallest skyscraper

Developed by Kobi Karp, a Miami based architectural and interior design firm, the “Miapolis” is a 975-meter high tower planned for Watson Island that if constructed will surpass Dubai’s Burj Khalifa by 183 meters. Accommodating an amusement park, observatory, restaurants, 1.96 million sq ft of shops, over 1000 apartments, 1 million sq ft office space and a 792-room hotel, the 160-story superscraper will create 35,000 permanent jobs and generate $39 million to the City and $2.5 billion to the local economy annually.

Early Bird Offer At The Palace Downtown Dubai

Escape the ordinary with a visit to the vibrant city called Dubai! Stretch out in our signature suites, or elevate your stay with stunning city views. Our locations put...

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