"Modon Real Estate" sets a Guinness world record for demolishing the tallest building with explosives
Modon Real Estate announced today the success of the demolition of Mina Plaza towers in the Mina Zayed area, setting a new world record in the Guinness World Records as the tallest building to be demolished with explosives in the bombing process, which was carried out in coordination with all strategic partners, and in cooperation with the most prominent companies in The field of building demolition.
The Plaza Port Towers consisted of four individually designed high-rise buildings, which were built over a seven-story platform, and during the operation a total of 144 floors were demolished within 10 seconds, with non-primary stationary explosives placed in the 18,000 holes inside the structures.
In turn, Ahmed Sheikh Al Zaabi, Director of Implementation Department at Modon Real Estate Company, said: We are proud to achieve a record recorded in the Guinness Book of Records to document the ability of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi to implement mega projects by following the highest standards of security and safety, and it is recorded as the tallest building to be demolished using explosives.
This success also represents a motivation for us to exert more efforts towards completing the development work, as one of the developers responsible for rehabilitating the main areas in the Port Zayed area.
He added, "The demolition of the Mina Plaza Towers" constitutes an important strategic stage in the progress of work in the region, and confirms our determination and the determination of our partners to embody the vision of our wise leadership of the urban development scene of the capital and make it one of the most attractive destinations in the world. "
Danny Hickson, an official judge at Guinness World Records, stated: “As the world body responsible for documenting records, I am pleased to witness this thoughtful demolition and acknowledge that it is the largest of its kind. And new urban designs. Demolishing a building of this size and scope requires the work of specialists and highly skilled people that are not possessed by many. I would like to congratulate all those who participated in this task on their professional and safe work. Here is their achievement, which has become officially registered. "
As part of its comprehensive plan to redevelop the main areas in the Zayed Port area, the Department of Municipalities and Transport has assigned the implementation of the project to "Modon Real Estate" as one of the project developers, as it will establish a new tourist landmark and one of the most prominent destinations that keep pace with the aspirations of residents and visitors of the capital.
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