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Abseilers fit Burj Khalifa fireworks

Abseilers fit Burj Khalifa fireworks
A member of Megarme staff fits fireworks to the side of the Burj Khalifa. (Megarme)
Abseilers fit Burj Khalifa fireworks
The rope access firm was employed to attach all the fireworks to the world's tallest tower. (Megarme)
Abseilers fit Burj Khalifa fireworks
A Megarme abseiler moves down the side of the building above the lagoon. (Megarme)
Abseilers fit Burj Khalifa fireworks
A group of fireworks are fitted to the side of the building. Thousands of people attended the opening ceremony. (Megarme)
Abseilers fit Burj Khalifa fireworks
Megarme men at work up the Burj Khalifa. Staff must clock up more than 1,000 rope hours to be able to work at that height. (Megarme)