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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 Board products for the job.

 

 

Burj Khalifa

The Burj Khalifa achieves its record-breaking height with the USG Sheetrock® Brand Shaft Wall System, a fire-rated assembly consisting of gypsum board, steel and insulation that encloses elevator and mechanical shafts.

USG Sheetrock® Brand Shaft Wall System

"USG and USGME worked together to make this high-profile project a success both locally and internationally."

John Funes
Export Sales Specialist
USG International