List of tallest buildings in Dhaka

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This list of tallest buildings in Dhaka ranks high-rises in the city of Dhaka, Bangladesh based on the official height. Dhaka has numerous high-rises. City Centre Bangladesh the tallest building ever built in Bangladesh. It rises up to a height of 171 metres (561 ft).

City Centre is the tallest building in Dhaka

Tallest buildings[edit]

Bangladesh Bank Building, one of the tallest buildings in Dhaka
Dhaka Westin, the tallest hotel in Dhaka

This lists ranks buildings in Dhaka based on official height. All the buildings listed below rise at least 60 metres (197 ft) from the ground. They are either completed or topped out.

Rank Name City Image Height Floors Year Building Type
1 City Centre Bangladesh Dhaka ORION Group constructed the highest building in the country City Centre.jpg 171 metres (561 ft) 37 2012[1] Commercial
2 City Bank Tower Dhaka 110 metres (361 ft) 34 2007[2] Commercial
3 Bangladesh Bank Building Dhaka

Bangladesh bank.jpg

100 metres (328 ft) 31 1985[3] Commercial
4 BRAC University Dhaka 100 metres (328 ft) 23 2012[4] Commercial
5 Doreen Tower Dhaka 300 feet (91 m) 25 2013[5] Commercial
6 Eastern Federal Credit Union Insurance Building Dhaka 88 metres (289 ft) 28 1972[6] Commercial
7 Concord Grand Dhaka 86 metres (282 ft) 26 2005[7] Mixed Use
8 Delta Life Insurance Company Limited Building Dhaka 86 metres (282 ft) 25 2004[8] Commercial
9 Dhaka Westin Dhaka Westin hostel.jpg 86 metres (282 ft) 24 2006[9] Residential
10 Janata Bank Tower Dhaka Janata Bank Bhaban night view.jpg 78 metres (256 ft) 24 1985[10] Commercial
11 Navana Tower Dhaka 75 metres (246 ft) 23 2013 [11] Residential
12 Uday Tower Dhaka 74 metres (243 ft) 23 2013 [12] Commercial
13 Bangladesh Shilpa Bank Bhaban Dhaka 71 metres (233 ft) 22 1983 [13] Commercial
14 Sena Kalyan Bhaban Dhaka

Bangladesh bank.jpg

69 metres (226 ft) 22 1985[14] Residential
15 Bashundhara City Dhaka
Bashundhara City.jpg
67 metres (220 ft) 21 2006[15] Commercial
16 Aarong Bhaban Dhaka 66 metres (217 ft) 20 2005[16] Commercial
17 Borak Tower Dhaka 66 metres (217 ft) 20 2013[17] Residential
18 Saiham Sky View Tower Dhaka 64 metres (210 ft) 22 2007[18] Commercial
19 TK Tower Dhaka 61 metres (200 ft) 21 2013[19] Residential
20 BSRS Tower Dhaka 61 metres (200 ft) 22 1998[20] Commercial

Future high-rises[edit]

Unique Acropolis

Under construction[edit]

This lists buildings that are under construction in the city and are planned to rise at least 17 floors. Buildings that are only approved or proposed are not included in this table.

Rank Name Floors Reference
1 Unique Acropolis 36 [21]
2 Unique DCC Complex 33 [22]
3 Confidence Tower 25 [23]
4 Unique Heights 25 [24]
5 Borak Tower 25 [25]
6 Unique Peninsula Grand Condominium 18 [26]
7 Westin South Park 17 [27]

Proposed or approved by the city[edit]

This lists buildings that are proposed or approved in the city, but the construction has not yet started. All the buildings listed below stand at least 22 floors.

Sr No Name Floors Height
1 Bonotoshini 25 80.77 metres (265 ft)[28]

Sena Bhaban[edit]

Sena Bhaban was a proposed skyscraper project to be built in Dhaka. But now it has been scrapped. It was planned to rise up to a height of 427 metres (1,401 ft) which was supposed to be one of the tallest proposed buildings in Indian subcontinent.[29]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dhaka City Centre". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  2. ^ "City Bank Tower". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  3. ^ "Time to go vertical as land shrinks". The Daily Star. Retrieved August 6, 2013. 
  4. ^ "BRAC University". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  5. ^ "Rising High". The Daily Star. Retrieved 6 August 2013. 
  6. ^ "EFCUIB Building". emporis. Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  7. ^ "Concord Grand". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  8. ^ "Delta Life Insurance Building". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  9. ^ "Dhaka Westin". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  10. ^ "Jananta Bank Bhaban". 
  11. ^ "Navana Tower". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  12. ^ "Uday Tower". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  13. ^ "Bangladesh Shilpa Bank Bhaban". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  14. ^ "Sena Kalyan Bhaban". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  15. ^ "Bashundhara City". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  16. ^ "Aarong Bhaban". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  17. ^ "Bangladesh Shilpa Bank Bhaban". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  18. ^ "Saiham Sky View Tower". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  19. ^ "TK Tower". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  20. ^ "BSRS Tower". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  21. ^ "Unique Acropolis". Retrieved 2 August 2013. 
  22. ^ "Unique DCC Complex". Retrieved 2 August 2013. 
  23. ^ "Confidence Tower". Retrieved 22 July 2013. 
  24. ^ "Unique Heights". Retrieved 22 July 2013. 
  25. ^ "Borak Zahir Tower". Retrieved 28 July 2013. 
  26. ^ "Unique Peninsula Grand Condominium". Retrieved 28 July 2013. 
  27. ^ "Westin South Park". Retrieved 22 July 2013. 
  28. ^ "Bonotoshini". Retrieved 28 July 2013. 
  29. ^ "Sena Bhaban". emporis.com. Retrieved August 6, 2013.