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JW MARRIOTT MARQUIS HOTEL Dubai, UAE The two 80-storey towers and additional 8-level podium complex is the tallest Hotel in the world and provide 6-star hotel rooms, restaurants and recreational spaces. BG&E assistedMultiplex in providing structural design services for the development The complex structural features were: 355m-high twin concrete-frame towers on piled raft foundations. Glazed 80-storey guest lifts. Large, open podium areas with tall, unrestrained tower columns. Stability achieved by concrete core and outrigger walls. Transfer structures at the first hotel floor, just above the podium. Post-tensioned flat plate slabs. BG&E | PAGE 2 H I GH R I S E BU I LD I NGS