Parnas Tower

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Height: Architectural 185 m / 607 ft
Height: Occupied 179.1 m / 587 ft
Height: To Tip 185 m / 607 ft
Height: Observatory 179.1 m / 587 ft
Height: Helipad 184 m / 604 ft
Floors Above Ground 39
Floors Below Ground 8
Tower GFA 104,374 m² / 1,123,472 ft²


Official Name Parnas Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country South Korea
City Seoul
Street Address & Map 521 Teheran-ro, Samseong-dong, Gangnam-gu
Postal Code 06164
Building Function hotel / office
Structural Material concrete
Energy Label LEED Gold
Proposed 2011
Construction Start 2014
Completion 2016
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National Ranking #91 Tallest in South Korea
City Ranking #28 Tallest in Seoul

Companies Involved

Owner GS Retail; Parnas Hotel
Developer GS Engineering & Construction
Design KMD Architects
Architect of Record Chang-Jo Architects
Structural Engineer
Engineer of Record Dong Yang Structural Engineers
MEP Engineer
Engineer of Record BuroHappold
Main Contractor GS Engineering & Construction

Research Papers

Application of Post-Tension Technology on Tall Buildings
1 Sep 2017 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 6 Number 3

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