World One

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World One
World One Mumbai.png
General information
Status Under construction
Type Residential
Location Upper Worli, Mumbai, India
Construction started 2011
Estimated completion 2015
Cost INR20 billion (US$320 million)
Owner Lodha Group
Height
Roof 442 metres (1,450 ft)[1]
Technical details
Floor count 117[2]
Lifts/elevators 25[3]
Design and construction
Architect Pei Cobb Freed & Partners
Developer Lodha Group
Structural engineer Leslie E. Robertson Associates
Main contractor Simplex Infrastructures Limited and Arabian Construction Co Limited

World One is a supertall residential skyscraper under construction in Mumbai, India.[4] It is located in Upper Worli[5] within Mumbai on the 17.5 acre defunct Shrinivas Mill site.[6] The project will cost INR20 billion (US$320 million) and is expected to be completed in 2015,[7] then becoming the world’s tallest residential tower.[8][9]

World One's architect is Pei Cobb Freed & Partners and the structural engineer is Leslie E. Robertson Associates.[10] Apartment prices in World One start from INR75 million (US$1.2 million) with the most expensive being as much as INR500 million (US$8.1 million),[6] while Lodha Group anticipates total revenue of INR50 billion (US$810 million) from the sale of these apartments.[11]

There are 2 more towers under this project:

  • World View
  • World Crest-Topped out (2014)

Construction update[edit]

  • As of November 2014, construction of World One Tower has reached 80th floor or approximately 300 meters.[12]

World View[edit]

  • Also known as queens tower.
  • 90 floors(360 meters) tower.
  • Construction work has reached pilling stage as of June-2014.[12]

World Crest[edit]

  • 57 floors(223 meters) tower.
  • Topped Out as of June-2014.[12]

Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lodha group set to erect world`s tallest residential tower in Mumbai". Sify.com. 8 June 2010. Retrieved 16 July 2010. 
  2. ^ "Sakaal Times". Sakaal Times. 8 June 2010. Retrieved 16 July 2010. 
  3. ^ http://www.lodhagroup.com/backoffice/data_content/pdf_files/WorldOnePressreleasefinal.pdf
  4. ^ "Media Kit.cdr" (PDF). Retrieved 16 July 2010. 
  5. ^ "Lodha to gift Mumbai world's tallest homes-News -Real Estate-Markets-The Economic Times". Economictimes.indiatimes.com. 4 June 2010. Retrieved 16 July 2010. 
  6. ^ a b Money Management. "Lodha group set to erect world's tallest residential tower - 1 - 2010: Money & Budget Special on MSN India". News.in.msn.com. Retrieved 16 July 2010. 
  7. ^ (AFP) – 7 June 2010 (7 June 2010). "AFP: Mumbai plans world's tallest apartment block". Google.com. Retrieved 16 July 2010. 
  8. ^ "Mumbai, Dubai in Race to Build the Tallest Residential Tower". Bloomberg Businessweek. 9 June 2010. Retrieved 27 October 2010. 
  9. ^ List of tallest residential buildings in the world
  10. ^ "Lodha announces World's Tallest Residential Tower | Projects | Construction News". ConstructionWeekOnline.in. Retrieved 16 July 2010. 
  11. ^ ET Bureau (9 June 2010). "Lodha to invest Rs 2,000 cr for world's tallest homes". The Economic Times. Retrieved 20 October 2012. 
  12. ^ a b c LOWER PAREL | Lodha Place | World One 442m-117fl + World Crest 223m-57fl + more | U/C - Page 69[dead link]. SkyscraperCity. Retrieved on 2014-06-23.

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Coordinates: 19°00′09″N 72°49′35″E / 19.00250°N 72.82639°E / 19.00250; 72.82639