Standard Bank Centre

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Standard Bank Centre
JHFMARS Standard Bank Centre, cnr Fox, Hollard, Main and Simmonds str Johannesburg St no 1116010 - Copy.jpg
The Standard Bank Centre, Fox Str
General information
Status Complete
Type Business-use
Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Completed 1970
Roof 82 metres (269 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 31
Design and construction
Architect Hentrich Petschnigg & Partners

The Standard Bank Centre is a skyscraper in the Central Business District of Johannesburg, South Africa. Construction of the building started in 1968 and was completed in 1970. It is 139 metres tall. The building was built from the top down, meaning that after the central core was built, the floors were suspended from cantilevered arms with the top floors added first, followed by each lower floor.[1]