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Figures

Height: Architectural 305 m / 1,001 ft
Height: To Tip 336 m / 1,102 ft
Floors Above Ground 90
Floors Below Ground 5
Tower GFA 88,000 m² / 947,224 ft²
# of Apartments 700
# of Hotel Rooms 150

Facts

Official Name Aspire Tower
Other Names 8 Parramatta Square, Civic Place Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Vision
Country Australia
City Parramatta
Street Address & Map 162-172 Church Street
Postal Code 2150
Building Function hotel / residential
Structural Material concrete
Landmark Status local
Proposed 2012

Companies Involved

Developer Walker Corporation
Architect
Design Grimshaw Architects
Other Consultant
• Wind Windtech Consultants Pty Ltd

Global News

90-Story Tower in Parramatta, Sydney Seeks to Meet Strong Demand
5 Feb 2016 – Developer Walker Corporation has recently launched…

State Planning Minister Overturns Height Limits for 306-Meter Parramatta Tower
26 May 2015 – Parramatta building height limits have been…

Aspire’s Aspirations Abated by Aviation Authorities in Sydney Area
26 Aug 2014 – The intervention by Australian aviation…

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90-Story Tower in Parramatta, Sydney Seeks to Meet Strong Demand
5 Feb 2016
Developer Walker Corporation has recently launched a design competition among four major architectural firms for the design of its planned 90-story office-use Aspire…
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State Planning Minister Overturns Height Limits for 306-Meter Parramatta Tower
26 May 2015
Parramatta building height limits have been overturned by New South Wales (NSW) Planning minister Rob Stokes in a bid to see a 306-meter, 90-story skyscraper built in…
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Aspire’s Aspirations Abated by Aviation Authorities in Sydney Area
26 Aug 2014
The intervention by Australian aviation authorities to reduce Parramatta’s proposed Aspire tower by up to 30 stories could be replicated across all of Sydney, says the…
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New Riverside Project in Parramatta
9 Apr 2014
The city council of Sydney suburb Parramatta has entered a development agreement with LIDIS to deliver a new riverfront master plan, anchored by a 41-story apartment and…
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The Race is On for Australia's Tallest
4 Apr 2013
The City Council of Parramatta, the economic capital of Greater Western Sydney, has accepted an application for the development of the Aspire Tower in the city's central…

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16 Sep 2014 – Kevin Peddie, Windtech Consultants

Research Papers

Innovative Designs for Natural Ventilation in High-Rise Buildings
16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings

Other Building Facts

Due to height restrictions and the impact on aviation space, Aspire Tower has undergone a number of iterations and redesigns. The current design, named 8 Parramatta Square, is slated to complete in December 2019.


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