When completed, the 35-story Capital Gate Tower in Dubai could quite possibly be the “most inclined in the world”. To accomplish this feat, “the design called for a foundation of extremely dense reinforced steel mesh and 490 piles sunk nearly 100 feet into the ground.” Click here for first picture in gallery.

If you thought the Leaning Tower of Pisa was messed up, get a load of the Capital Gate tower currently being constructed in Abu Dhabi. Actually, saying it is “messed up” is incorrect given that the 18 degree westward incline was completely intentional.

[via Gizmodo]

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