Doha Convention Center Tower

Doha Convention Center Tower
Doha Convention Center Tower
General information
Status On hold
Type Mixed use[1]
Location Doha, Qatar
Construction started 2009
Estimated completion 2012
Antenna spire 551 m (1,808 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 112
Design and construction
Owner Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Company[1]
Main contractor Besix, Midmac Contracting Company, ETA-debbas(MEP), Hyder Consulting, Arup, Turner Construction[1]
Architect Murphy/Jahn[1]

The Doha Convention Center Tower is a 400 m (1,300 ft) tall skyscraper under construction in Doha, Qatar.[2] Construction is currently suspended, but "is expected to restart in 2011".[2] Estimated completion is in 2012.[1][3]

The building, shaped like a tapering obelisk, will house offices on the lower levels, apartments, a hotel and penthouse residences on the upper floors. At the very top, a private club will occupy a 60 m (200 ft) high glass cylinder surrounded by extensions of tower's facade and supported by a structural helix.[3]

See also


External links

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Doha Convention Center Tower — Basisdaten Ort: Doha, Katar Bauzeit: 2008–? …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Doha Convention Center Tower — 25° 19′ 40″ N 51° 31′ 56″ E / 25.32769444, 51.53211111 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • China World Trade Center Tower III — General information Type Office, hotel and retail Coordinates …   Wikipedia

  • Doha — ‏الدوحة‎ Doha …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dubai Towers Doha — Rendering of the building General information Status On hold Type …   Wikipedia

  • Aspire Tower — General information Type 1 sports museum, a four storey presidential apartment, a three storey rotating restaurant, and a two storey viewing platform; served as a giant torch for the 15th Asian Games Location Doha, Qatar Coordinates …   Wikipedia

  • World Trade Center — For other uses, see World Trade Center (disambiguation). World Trade Center[1] …   Wikipedia

  • One World Trade Center — Freedom Tower redirects here. For other uses, see Freedom Tower (disambiguation). For the building complex destroyed in the September 11 attacks, see World Trade Center. For the specific WTC building formerly known as One World Trade Center, see… …   Wikipedia

  • JPMorgan Chase Tower (Houston) — JPMorgan Chase Tower Former names Texas Commerce Tower in United Energy Plaza Texas Commerce Tower Alternative names Chase Tower …   Wikipedia

  • Midtown Tower — ミッドタウンタワー Midtown Tower with Gardenside in the foreground General information Location …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.