Wednesday, August 27, 2008

World's Largest Fountain in Dubai

Dubai could become the most technologically advanced city in the world in the next couple of years. As you might already know, there will also be the tallest building in the world, as well as some other superlatives, including, the biggest mall, the biggest amusement park, hotels, the first animatronic dinosaurs park, man-made islands, the dynamic building, and many others.

The fountain is said to be the largest and tallest in the world, costing around $281 million. This project will be 25 percent larger than the iconic fountains at the Bellagio hotel in Las Vegas. This fountains will include an integral light and sound show and is expected to become one of Dubai's major tourist attractions, drawing over 10 million visitors per year.

The fountains will shoot about 22,000 gallons of water in the air at any given moment and feature over 6,600 lights and 50 color projectors projectors will illuminate the Dubai skyline at night. The structure is due for completion in 2009.

1 comment:

myi4u said...

That's really cool and nice to see. No wonder there are so many jobs available in Dubai especially engineering. They just have so many ideas.

Think big, build big.

Thanks for sharing. Have a great day.