World One

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World One
World One Mumbai.png
General information
Status Under construction
Type Residential
Location Lower Parel, Mumbai, India
Construction started 2011
Estimated completion 2016
Cost 20 billion (US$310 million)
Owner Lodha Group
Height
Roof 442 metres (1,450 ft)[1]
Technical details
Floor count 117[2]
Lifts/elevators 25[3]
Design and construction
Architect Pei Cobb Freed & Partners
Developer Lodha Group
Structural engineer Leslie E. Robertson Associates
Main contractor Simplex Infrastructures Limited and Arabian Construction Co Limited

World One is a supertall residential skyscraper under construction in Mumbai, India.[4] It is located in Upper Worli[5] within Mumbai on the 7.1-hectare (17.5-acre) defunct Shrinivas Mill site.[6] The project will cost 20 billion (US$310 million) and is expected to be completed in 2016,[7][8] becoming the world’s tallest residential tower.[9][10]

World One's architect is Pei Cobb Freed & Partners and the structural engineer is Leslie E. Robertson Associates.[11] Apartment prices in World One start from 75 million (US$1.2 million) with the most expensive being as much as 500 million (US$7.8 million),[6] while Lodha Group anticipates total revenue of 50 billion (US$780 million) from the sale of these apartments.[12]

There are 2 more towers under this project:

  • World View – under construction
  • World Crest – topped out (2014)

Construction update[edit]

  • As of June 2015, construction of World One Tower has reached the the 95th floor, or approximately 417 meters(1368ft).
  • The expected Completion is 2016 [13]

World One[edit]

  • 117 floors (442 meters).
  • 70% of tower is already completed. Tower has reached 82 floors(68 habitable+ 8 parking floors+ 6 core) as of July 2015 in excess of 300 m.[14][15][16]

World Crest[edit]

  • 57 floors (223 meters)
  • Topped out as of June 2014.[13]

Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lodha group set to erect world`s tallest residential tower in Mumbai". Sify.com. 8 June 2010. Retrieved 16 July 2010. 
  2. ^ "Sakaal Times". Sakaal Times. 8 June 2010. Retrieved 16 July 2010. 
  3. ^ http://www.lodhagroup.com/backoffice/data_content/pdf_files/WorldOnePressreleasefinal.pdf
  4. ^ "Media Kit.cdr" (PDF). Retrieved 16 July 2010. 
  5. ^ "Lodha to gift Mumbai world's tallest homes-News -Real Estate-Markets-The Economic Times". Economictimes.indiatimes.com. 4 June 2010. Retrieved 16 July 2010. 
  6. ^ a b Money Management. "Lodha group set to erect world's tallest residential tower - 1 - 2010: Money & Budget Special on MSN India". News.in.msn.com. Retrieved 16 July 2010. 
  7. ^ "$80 Million Worth of Mumbai High-Rise Flats Sold in Nine Days". CTBUH Global News. CTBUH. 11 December 2014. Retrieved 6 January 2015. 
  8. ^ (AFP) – 7 June 2010 (7 June 2010). "AFP: Mumbai plans world's tallest apartment block". Google.com. Retrieved 16 July 2010. 
  9. ^ "Mumbai, Dubai in Race to Build the Tallest Residential Tower". Bloomberg Businessweek. 9 June 2010. Retrieved 27 October 2010. 
  10. ^ List of tallest residential buildings in the world
  11. ^ "Lodha announces World's Tallest Residential Tower | Projects | Construction News". ConstructionWeekOnline.in. Retrieved 16 July 2010. 
  12. ^ ET Bureau (9 June 2010). "Lodha to invest Rs 2,000 cr for world's tallest homes". The Economic Times. Retrieved 20 October 2012. 
  13. ^ a b LOWER PAREL | Lodha Place | World One 442m-117fl + World Crest 223m-57fl + more | U/C - Page 69[dead link]. SkyscraperCity. Retrieved on 2014-06-23.
  14. ^ http://www.constructionweekonline.com/article-34175-worlds-tallest-residential-tower-gathers-pace/
  15. ^ http://www.designmena.com/thoughts/worlds-tallest-residential-tower-is-70-complete
  16. ^ http://www.ctbuh.org/News/GlobalTallNews/tabid/4810/Article/2999/language/en-US/view.aspx

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Coordinates: 19°00′09″N 72°49′35″E / 19.00250°N 72.82639°E / 19.00250; 72.82639