P-17 (Dubai)

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General information
Status Suspended
Type Mixed use
Location Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Opening November 2011
Owner Tasameem group
Roof 379 m (1,243 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 78 + 3 below ground
Floor area 165,000 m2 (1,780,000 sq ft)
Design and construction
Architect Atkins

P-17 is a mixed use skyscraper proposed for construction in Dubai, United Arab Emirates for the Tasameem group.[1] The design is for a 379 m (1,243 ft) tall building, comprising 78 floors.[2] The building will accommodate offices, a 5-star hotel and serviced apartments, and 176 residential apartments on the upper 19 floors.[3]

Construction was planned to start in November 2008,[2] but construction has still not started. As a result of the financial crisis that hit Dubai in late 2009, P-17 is unlikely to be built.[citation needed]


  1. ^ "Atkins designs super slim tower in Dubai". ArabianBusiness.com. 2008-05-17. Retrieved 2009-12-10. 
  2. ^ a b "P-17". Realty Network Association. Retrieved 2009-12-10. 
  3. ^ "Atkins unveil super slim design". WorldArchitectureNews.com. 2008-05-14. Retrieved 2009-12-10.