Progress does not stand still, in March of this year, construction of the first in the history of mankind skyscraper height of more than 1 km away! In fact, such a giant (Al Burj) has had to be built in Dubai back in 2012, but due to the global financial crisis, the project was canceled in 2009.
But the temptation to first overcome the barrier of 1000 meters was very great. Kingdom Tower – the highest building project in the world, planned 32 km north of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Height of construction should reach 1,007 meters, which is almost 200 meters surpass the record of the tower Burj Khalifa in Dubai (828 m). Around the building will be located a small town, where they can live up to 80 thousand people.