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Height: Architectural 240 m / 787 ft
Height: To Tip 240 m / 787 ft
Floors Above Ground 68


Official Name Altair
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country Sri Lanka
City Colombo
Street Address & Map Sir James Pieris Mawatha
Building Function residential
Structural Material concrete
Proposed 2012
Construction Start 2013
Completion 2019
Official Website Altair
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Regional Ranking #390 Tallest in Asia
National Ranking #1 Tallest in Sri Lanka
City Ranking #1 Tallest in Colombo

Companies Involved

Design Safdie Architects
Other Consultant
• Geotechnical Civil and Structural Engineering Consultants (Pvt.) Ltd
• Vertical Transportation Barker Mohandas Middle East
• Wind RWDI

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH Releases Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2019
12 Dec 2019 – CTBUH Research


The Garden City in Three Dimensions
31 Oct 2019 – Moshe Safdie, Safdie Architects

Research Papers

Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2019
12 Dec 2019 – CTBUH Journal 2020 Issue I

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