List of tallest buildings in Bangladesh

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This list of tallest buildings in Bangladesh ranks skyscrapers in Bangladesh based on official height. Most of the high-rise buildings in Bangladesh are in the capital Dhaka. More than 1000 high-rise buildings are already constructed in Bangladesh.[1] Most high-rises exists in capital city Dhaka. Chittagong is undergoing a massive construction boom, with hundreds of high-rises under construction. Sylhet is also an emerging skyscraper city. Bangladesh has the 2nd most high-rises buildings after china comparing the size of the country.[2]

Tallest buildings[edit]

Rank Name City Image Height Floors Year Building Type
1 City Centre Bangladesh Dhaka
23°43′46″N 90°25′3″E / 23.72944°N 90.41750°E / 23.72944; 90.41750 (City Centre Bangladesh)
ORION Group constructed the highest building in the country City Centre.jpg
111 metres (364 ft) 37 2012[3] Commercial
2 City Bank Tower Dhaka 100 metres (328 ft) 34 2006[4] Commercial
3 Bangladesh Bank Building Dhaka
23°43′35.75″N 90°25′23.5″E / 23.7265972°N 90.423194°E / 23.7265972; 90.423194 (Bangladesh Bank Building)
100 metres (328 ft) 31 1985[5] Central Bank
4 Gulshan Tower Dhaka 100 metres (328 ft) 30 2014[6] Mixed Use
5 BRAC University Dhaka 100 metres (328 ft) 23 [7] Commercial
6 Doreen Tower Dhaka 89 metres (292 ft) 25 2013[8] Commercial
7 Dhaka Westin Dhaka
23°47′35.75″N 90°24′52.5″E / 23.7932639°N 90.414583°E / 23.7932639; 90.414583 (Dhaka Westin)
Westin hostel.jpg 86 metres (282 ft) 24 2006[9] Residential
8 Janata Bank Tower Dhaka
23°43′44″N 90°25′2″E / 23.72889°N 90.41722°E / 23.72889; 90.41722 (Janata Bank Tower)
Janata Bank Bhaban night view.jpg 77.18 metres (253 ft) 24 1985[10] Commercial
9 Navana Tower Dhaka
23°46′50.25″N 90°24′58.5″E / 23.7806250°N 90.416250°E / 23.7806250; 90.416250 (Navana Tower)
75 metres (246 ft) 23 2013[11] Residential
10 Uday Tower Dhaka 74 metres (243 ft) 23 2013[12] Commercial
11 Bangladesh Shilpa Bank Bhaban Dhaka
23°43′41″N 90°24′53″E / 23.72806°N 90.41472°E / 23.72806; 90.41472 (Bangladesh Shilpa Bank Bhaban)
71 metres (233 ft) 22 1983[13] Commercial
12 Sena Kalyan Bhaban Dhaka
23°43′36.75″N 90°25′22″E / 23.7268750°N 90.42278°E / 23.7268750; 90.42278 (Sena Kalyan Bhaban)
69 metres (226 ft) 22 1985[14] Residential
13 Bashundhara City Dhaka
23°45′4.75″N 90°23′26.25″E / 23.7513194°N 90.3906250°E / 23.7513194; 90.3906250 (Bashundhara City)
67 metres (220 ft) 21 2006[15] Commercial
14 Aarong Bhaban Dhaka 66 metres (217 ft) 20 2005[16] Commercial
15 Borak Tower Dhaka
23°44′41″N 90°24′6″E / 23.74472°N 90.40167°E / 23.74472; 90.40167 (Borak Tower)
66 metres (217 ft) 20 2013[17] Residential
16 Saiham Sky View Tower Dhaka 64 metres (210 ft) 22 2007[18] Commercial
17 BRAC Bhaban Dhaka
23°46′47″N 90°24′37″E / 23.77972°N 90.41028°E / 23.77972; 90.41028 (BRAC Bhaban)
64 metres (210 ft) 20 [19] Commercial
18 TK Tower Dhaka 61 metres (200 ft) 21 2013[20] Residential
19 BSRS Tower Dhaka 61 metres (200 ft) 22 1998[21] Commercial

Under construction[edit]

This lists ranks buildings in Bangladesh that are proposed and approved, or under construction, that are planned to stand at least 120 metres (390 ft) tall, based on standard height measurement.

Rank Name City Height Floors Status Building Type
1 Iconic Tower Dhaka 734 metres (2,408 ft) 130 Under Construction Commercial
2 Bank Asia Headquarters Dhaka 252.98 metres (830 ft) 46 Under Construction[22] Commercial
3 BRAC Tower Dhaka 235.001 metres (771 ft) 50 Proposed[23] Commercial
4 Chittagong City Center Chittagong 204.2 metres (670 ft) 51 Under Construction[24] Commercial
5 Imagine HAC Tower Dhaka 180.13 metres (591 ft) 40 Under Construction[25] Commercial
6 Red Crescent Rupayan Tower Dhaka
23°43′41.25″N 90°25′5.5″E / 23.7281250°N 90.418194°E / 23.7281250; 90.418194 (Red Crescent Rupayan Tower)
160.02 metres (525 ft) 45 Under Construction[26][27] Residential
7 BSRM Tower Chittagong 160.02 metres (525 ft) 32 Proposed[28] Commercial
8 Concord Barik Tower Dhaka 141.12 metres (463 ft) 37 Proposed[29] Residential
9 Unique Acropolis Dhaka 126.0 metres (413 ft) 36 Under Construction[30] Residential


See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bangladesh's tallest buildings - Top 20". emporis.com. Retrieved 14 July 2013. 
  2. ^ "Asia". Emporis. Retrieved 14 July 2013. 
  3. ^ "Dhaka City Centre". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  4. ^ "City Bank Tower". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  5. ^ "Bangladesh Bank Building". emporis. Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  6. ^ "Gulshan Tower". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  7. ^ "BRAC University". 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. ^ "BRAC Bhaban". Retrieved 21 November 2015. 
  20. ^ "TK Tower". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  21. ^ "BSRS Tower". Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  22. ^ "Bank Asia HQ". Emporis. Retrieved 5 November 2014. 
  23. ^ "BRAC Tower". Emporis. Retrieved 5 November 2014. 
  24. ^ "Chittagong City Center". The Skyscraper Center. Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  25. ^ "Imagine HAC Tower". The Skyscraper Center. Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. Retrieved 30 October 2015. 
  26. ^ "Red Crescent Rupayan Tower". Emporis. Retrieved 5 November 2014. 
  27. ^ "Red Crescent Rupayan Tower". The Skyscraper Center. Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. Retrieved 30 October 2015. 
  28. ^ "BSRM Tower". Emporis. Retrieved 5 November 2014. 
  29. ^ "Concord Barik Tower". Emporis. Retrieved 5 November 2014. 
  30. ^ "Unique Acropolis". The Skyscraper Center. Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. Retrieved 30 October 2015. 

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