Most significant construction projects in the world

Introduction   

What is the first thing you think of when most significant construction projects come to your mind? Most people immediately picture transportation systems and airports in their minds. Airports canals, subways, and industrial complexes are some of the most significant construction projects worldwide and    

Al Maktoum International Airport Dubai   

No other Airport would prepare you for Dubai’s Al Maktoum International Airport, extending over twenty-one square miles. The facility is designed to handle 200 wide-body aircraft at a second expansion phase alone has an estimated cost of more than 32 billion dollars. Initially scheduled for completion in 2018. The most extensive expansion phase has been delayed with no definite completion date. According to reports, construction work has temporarily ceased at our Maktoum International Airport DWC. The decision to halt construction was forced on Dubai airports by a general malaise in the region’s economy.   

Jubail to Saudi Arabia    

Jubei o2 is a 22-year-old industrial city project but began its second phase in 2014 with an 11-billion-dollar expansion budget. When completed, it will comprise at least 100 industrial plants, an 800 thousand cubic meter desalination plant, miles of railway, roads, and highways, and an oil refinery producing at least 350,000 barrels per day. The entire project is slated to be finished in 2024, and upon its completion, Jubail 2 will be the largest civil engineering project in the world, with more than 20,000 workers during its peak season.   

Dubai Land    

Dubai, a total of three Walt Disney worlds can fit inside the Dubai Land complex; that’s how enormous it is. At two hundred and seventy-eight square kilometers in size, the $64 billion Dubai land will have six theme parks, sports venues, eco-tourism health facilities, science attractions, and what’s more, Dubai Land is the world’s most prominent hotel with 6,500 rooms and a ten million-square-foot more. The project is scheduled for completion in 2025 number.   

International Space Station space    

the International Space Station ISS circles the earth every 92 minutes. It is created by a consortium of 15 nations and five space agencies, and it has a currently scheduled construction cost that exceeds sixty billion dollars. The eventual cost of the space station and its contemplated expansion could exceed one trillion, by which point it could become a habitat for up to 1 million planets occupants. The International Space Station weighs almost 400 tonnes and covers an area as big as a football pitch. It would have been impossible to build a space station on earth and then launch it into space in one go.   

World’s Top Construction Projects that are Tourist Attraction    

  • South north water transfer project China    
  • London Cross Rail project – The world’s first underground train system.    
  • high-speed railway California    
  • Chuo Shinkansen Japan officially called the Linea – Shinkansen Japan’s newest high-speed rail line 
  • Beijing Airport China    
  • Great man-made River project Libya   
  • Changi Airport Singapore