City Centre Dhaka

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City Centre Dhaka
সিটি সেন্টার ঢাকা
ORION Group constructed the highest building in the country City Centre.jpg
Record height
Tallest in Bangladesh since 2012[I]
Preceded byBangladesh Bank Building
General information
StatusComplete
TypeOffice
Location৯০/১ Motijheel Road, দিলকুশা - Dilkusha, Dhaka - 1000, Bangladesh
AddressMotijheel
Town or cityDhaka
CountryBangladesh
Coordinates23°43′46″N 90°25′3″E / 23.72944°N 90.41750°E / 23.72944; 90.41750Coordinates: 23°43′46″N 90°25′3″E / 23.72944°N 90.41750°E / 23.72944; 90.41750
Construction started21 September 2004
Completed31 December 2012
Opened14 April 2013
Height
Architectural171 m (561 ft)[1]
Tip171 m (561 ft)
Technical details
Floor count37 (10 for parking)
Floor area482,413 sq ft (44,817.6 m2)
Design and construction
DeveloperOrion Group

City Centre Dhaka, located in Motijheel, Dhaka, is the tallest building in Bangladesh. It's located at the heart of Motijheel, It rises up to a height of 171 m (561 ft) it Topped-out in 2012, and since is the tallest skyscraper in Dhaka and Bangladesh.[2][3]It has 37 floors, ten of which is devoted to parking.

Facilities[edit]

City Centre Dhaka is the first building in Bangladesh to offer multistory car parking. It is the first building in Bangladesh to have considered natural disasters as an issue in construction.

It also includes room for a small indoor convention centre and recreational area, as well as a wide atrium filled with greenery. The building is constructed for commercial use but is open to the public. City Centre features 'Glasshouse', a premier restaurant open to the city. There is a Krispy Kreme store at ground floor.[4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "City Centre". The Skyscraper Center. Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. Retrieved 19 October 2015.
  2. ^ "Time to go vertical as land shrinks". The Daily Star. 2 September 2012. Retrieved 10 October 2012.
  3. ^ City Centre Bangladesh
  4. ^ "City Centre". Orion Group. Archived from the original on 25 June 2014.

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