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) Designer: Skidmore, Owings and Merrill LLP General Contractor: Depa Ltd. Architect: Adrian Smith, currently of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture
USG Sheetrock® Brand Cavity Shaft Wall System
Paper-Faced Metal Corner Bead
Paper-Faced Metal Trim
All- Purpose Joint Compound
USG Durock® Brand Cement Board products
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 and USGME worked together to make this high-profile project a success both locally and internationally."
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