Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dhaka Facts

150m+ Buildings 1 Completed1 Under Constr.
Tallest Building City Centre (171 m)
Global Ranking #227 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #116 in Asia by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Country Ranking #1 in Bangladesh by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
First 150m+ Building City Centre (2012)
Average Building Age 7 years
Most Common Function Office , 50%
Most Common Material Concrete , 100%

All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings.

Buildings See All Buildings in City

1   City Centre 2012 171 m
2   Red Crescent Rupayan Tower 2017 160 m
3   Unique Acropolis 2018 126 m
4   Gulshan Tower 2016 125 m
5   Bangladesh Bank Building 1985 115 m
6   City Bank Tower 2006 109 m
7   Doreen Tower 2013 92 m
8   Banani DCC-Unique Complex - -
9   FR Tower - -
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.
1   Legacy Tower - 465 m
2   Liberation Tower - 328 m
3   Language Tower - 259 m
4   Imagine HAC Tower - 180 m
  Proposed
1   Legacy Tower - 465 m
2   Liberation Tower - 328 m
3   Language Tower - 259 m
4   Imagine HAC Tower - 180 m
5   City Centre 2012 171 m
6   Red Crescent Rupayan Tower 2017 160 m
7   Unique Acropolis 2018 126 m
8   Gulshan Tower 2016 125 m
9   Bangladesh Bank Building 1985 115 m
10   City Bank Tower 2006 109 m
  Completed   Under Constr.   Proposed

Building Function More Charts

Based on 2 Buildings Over 150m Height

 

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CTBUH Initiatives

1993 Dhaka Conference: Tall Buildings in Developing Countries
16-7 Jun 1993 – Conference

Videos

Megacities: Setting the Scene
17 Oct 2016 – Daniel Safarik, CTBUH

Research Papers

Ecosystem-Driven Value Creation for Smarter, Digitalized Buildings
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism

Megacities: Setting the Scene
Oct 2016 – CTBUH Journal, 2016 Issue IV

Tall Buildings in the Urban Context of Dhaka City
Oct 2005 – CTBUH 2005 7th World Congress, New York