List of tallest buildings in Pakistan

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This list of tallest buildings in Pakistan ranks skyscrapers in Pakistan. Habib Bank Plaza built in 1963, was the first high-rise and the tallest building in Pakistan, located in Karachi. It stands 102 m (335 ft) tall with 25 floors; however in 2005 MCB Tower also in Karachi surpassed Habib Bank Plaza at 116 m (381 ft) tall[1] with 29 floors, than in 2012 Ocean Towers surpassed in with 120 m (394 ft) and 30 floors.

A number of buildings taller than 100 m (328 ft) are under construction in various cities throughout Pakistan, however construction is mostly concentrated in Karachi, followed by Islamabad and Lahore.[citation needed] The tallest building under construction is Bahria Icon Tower in Karachi, which is expected to be completed in 2017 and upon its completion, will become the tallest Skyscraper in Pakistan changing the skyline of Karachi, at 68 floors, and 260 m (853 ft) height.[2]

Completed buildings[edit]

The Centaurus Islamabad
Clifton Karachi

This list ranks completed and topped out buildings that stand at least 100 m (328 ft) tall, based on standard height measurement.

Under Construction Buildings[edit]

Timeline of Tallest Buildings[edit]

Name City Height Floors Year References
Ocean Towers Karachi 120 m (394 ft)[citation needed] 30 2012 Tallest complete building in Pakistan[citation needed]
MCB Tower Karachi 116 m (381 ft) 29 2005 [1][3]
Telecom Tower Islamabad 113 m (371 ft)[citation needed] 24 2011 [4][citation needed]
Centre Point Tower Karachi 110 m (361 ft) 28 2013 [5][6]
Bahria Town Tower Karachi 110 m (361 ft) 27 2012 [7][citation needed]
One Constitution Avenue A Islamabad 105 m (344 ft)[citation needed] 26 2014 [8][citation needed]
One Constitution Avenue B Islamabad 105 m (344 ft)[citation needed] 26 2014 [8][citation needed]
Habib Bank Plaza Karachi 102 m (335 ft) 25 1962 [9] Tallest building in South Asia on completion[10]
PIC Towers Karachi 100 m (328 ft) 23 1980s [11][12]
Name City Height Floors Year Tallest References
Bahria Icon Tower Karachi 286 m (938 ft) 63 2016 [9] Country’s Tallest Building Bahria Icon Tower Inaugurated In Karachi[10]
Name City Height Floors Year Tallest References
Habib Bank Plaza Karachi 101 m (331 ft)[citation needed] 25 1962 to 2005 [13]
MCB Tower Karachi 116 m (381 ft)[citation needed] 29 2005 to 2012 [13]
Ocean Towers Karachi 750 m (2,461 ft)[citation needed] 30 2012 to 2015

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