Architect: Tom Wright
Structural engineer: Antony McCarter
1.Burj Al Arab
one of the most incredible building on the planet
The structure is designed to amaze.
This building has to wild the world, and make Dubai the must-stop destination.
Unique seven star reputation, there is no hotel like this hotel.
设计理念：You have an icon.
Facing future economic meltdown, Sheikh Mohammed makes a crucial decision.
He will turn his country into one of the world’s most exclusive holiday destinations, a playground for the rich on the Arabian gulf coast. 波斯湾（伊朗）=阿拉伯湾（阿拉伯）
The Sheikh needs a luxurious center piece to lounge his country into high-end高档 tourism.
It takes guts胆识, and Sheikh has a lot of guts.
Not about to compromise/ he is not going to be beat. 不妥協
Push everyone involved to the limit把所有人的潜能发挥到极限
（1）What stop the whole structure from just sinking?
They are relying on the effect known as skin-friction表面摩擦效应. The resistance that stop two rough surfaces slipping past each other.
（2）Shifting sand → liquefaction液化
Deep beneath the site, the my find compacted and calcified sand.
Liquefaction is not a thread.
We won’t gonna take any chances, and we extended the palms by another 8 meters
(3) Vortex shedding effect涡旋剥离
Relieve the motion
Unique hanging weigh 悬锤，toned mass damper調和质块阻尼器.
No one could afford to take their foot off the gas.没人敢松懈
internal decoration 室内装修
Humidity in Dubai is 100 percent.
It’s painfully slow. 慢的让人受不了
wit the eyes of the world watching,