From the building of the Empire State Building to the commercial builders repairing a school down your street, construction is all around us. Every building that you see on a daily basis was once just a plot of empty land. While building houses and buildings has been streamlined these past few years due to excellent planning and building processes, there are still several obscure projects that really stretch the power of construction.
Building projects are by no means limited to square houses any longer, and this year is incredibly promising for fans of megaprojects. Megaprojects are humongous, and often takes years and years to build. In this video, we’ll take a look at a variety of megaprojects that are projected to be finished this year.
In the island district of Dubai, the Dubai Creek Tower is set to open its doors in late 2022. It will be over 2,700 feet tall and have countless floors of restaurants, hotel rooms, and apartments. The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam is set to provide hydroelectric energy to hundreds of towns and villages in Ethiopia, and will make a monumental impact on Ethiopia’s renewable energy issues.