Burj Khalifa

Burj Khalifa

WORLD’S TALLEST BUILDING DEMANDS THE HIGHEST STANDARDS.

Application/Building Type: Mixed-use: offices, homes, hotel
Name: Burj Khalifa
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)
Architect: Adrian Smith, currently of Adrian Smith + Gordon
Gill Architecture
Designer: Skidmore, Owings and Merrill LLP
General Contractor: Depa Ltd.
Featured Products: USG Sheetrock® Brand Cavity Shaft Wall
System, Paper-Faced Metal Corner Bead, Paper-Faced
Metal Trim, Joint Tape, All-Purpose Joint Compound;
USG Durock® Brand Cement Boardproducts for the job.

 




The Burj Khalifa achieves its record-breaking height withthe USG Sheetrock® Brand Shaft Wall System, a fire-rated assembly consisting of gypsum board, steel and insulation

that encloses elevator and mechanical shafts.

"USG and USGME worked together to make this high-profile project a success both locally and internationally.
John Funes,
Export Sales Specialist,
USG International