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Figures

Height: Architectural 300 m / 984 ft
Height: Occupied 279.8 m / 918 ft
Height: To Tip 300 m / 984 ft
Floors Above Ground 59

Facts

Official Name NBK Tower
Other Names National Bank of Kuwait Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Architecturally Topped Out
Country Kuwait
City Kuwait City
Street Address & Map Al Shuhada Street
Building Function office
Structural Material composite
  • Core: Reinforced Concrete
  • Columns: Concrete Filled Steel
  • Floor Spanning: Steel
Construction Start 2011
Completion 2019

Companies Involved

Architect
Design Foster + Partners
Structural Engineer
Design BuroHappold Engineering
MEP Engineer
Design BuroHappold Engineering
Other Consultant
• Acoustics BuroHappold Engineering
• Certifier SVI Consulting
Façade BuroHappold Engineering
• Geotechnical BuroHappold Engineering
• Sustainability BuroHappold Engineering
• Wind BMT Fluid Mechanics Ltd.
Material Supplier
• Cladding Jangho Group Co., Ltd.

Global News

Kuwait Bank Tower Fire Caused by Exterior Welding Works
1 Oct 2018 – A fire broke out in a 62-story building under…

Research Papers

Interconnectivity of Design and Construction for Complex Towers in Relation to Movement Issues
26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City


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