The Gate Shams Abu Dhabi Complex Download PDF

The Gate Shams Abu Dhabi
Click an image to view larger version.

Facts & Figures

Official Name The Gate Shams Abu Dhabi
Status Completed
Country United Arab Emirates
City Abu Dhabi
Complex Function office / residential
# of Apartments 4,584
# of Parking Spaces 14,139

Map of Buildings in Complex

NOTE: Only buildings that have GPS coordinates recorded are displayed.

 

Buildings in Complex

  Completed   Architecturally Topped Out   Structurally Topped Out   Under Construction   On Hold   Never Completed   Proposed   Vision   Demolished
ID #   Status Building Name City Height (m) Height (ft) Floors Completion Material Use
269 1   COM Sky Tower Abu Dhabi (AE) 292.2 959 74 2010 concrete residential / office
9184 2   COM The Gate Residential Tower 1 Abu Dhabi (AE) 238 781 66 2013 concrete residential
9185 2   COM The Gate Residential Tower 2 Abu Dhabi (AE) 238 781 66 2013 concrete residential
9186 2   COM The Gate Residential Tower 3 Abu Dhabi (AE) 238 781 66 2013 concrete residential
9187 2   VIS The Gate Residential Tower 4 Abu Dhabi (AE) 238 781 66 - concrete residential
5215 6   COM Sun Tower Abu Dhabi (AE) 237.6 779 64 2010 concrete residential
16887 7   COM The Arc at Gate Towers Abu Dhabi (AE) 84.6 278 23 2014 residential

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH, EMI Lead Emirates Tall-Building Study Trip
23-27 Mar 2014 – Tour Report

CTBUH, EMI Lead Emirates Tall-Building Study Trip
23-27 Mar 2014 – Event Report

CTBUH Representative Presents at Vertical Cities Conference
9 Mar 2014 – Event Report

More Initiatives

CTBUH Initiatives Related to The Gate Shams Abu Dhabi

CTBUH, EMI Lead Emirates Tall-Building Study Trip
23-27 Mar 2014 – Tour Report
Georges Binder, Belgium Country Leader, recently joined with Executive Master Immobilier to conduct a study trip on tall buildings to the United Arab Emirates.
CTBUH, EMI Lead Emirates Tall-Building Study Trip
23-27 Mar 2014 – Event Report
Georges Binder, Belgium Country Leader, recently joined with Executive Master Immobilier to conduct a study trip on tall buildings to the United Arab Emirates.
CTBUH Representative Presents at Vertical Cities Conference
9 Mar 2014, Dubai – Event Report
Gurjit Singh, CTBUH Abu Dhabi City Representative, presented on Gate Towers and tall buildings trends at the Vertical Cities Conference.
Gate Towers Chosen as Featured Building
Dec 2013, Abu Dhabi – Featured Tall Building
The Gate Towers allude to a future in which tall buildings appear at such density that many of the amenities of urban habitat on the ground can and should be replicated at height.
CTBUH Releases Tallest Buildings Completed in 2010
Dec 2010 – CTBUH Journal Paper
In a year dominated by news coverage of the new “World’s Tallest Building” – Burj Khalifa, Dubai – one may be surprised to learn that, besides being the year in which a building first surpassed the…
Regional Tours, CTBUH 8th World Congress
2-6 Mar 2008, Dubai – Tour Report
Though much of the Congress was focused on Dubai, there was the opportunity for delegates to witness the incredible achievements of some of the other cities in the Middle East.

Videos

Best Tall Building Featured Finalist: Gate Towers: Creating Urban Habitat in the Sky
7 Nov 2013 – Gurjit Singh, Aldar Properties

Interview: The Gate Towers
7 Nov 2013 – Gurjit Singh, Aldar Properties

Research Papers

Tallest Buildings Completed in 2010
Dec 2010 – CTBUH Journal, 2011 Issue I

Case Study: Gate Towers, Abu Dhabi
Nov 2013 – CTBUH Journal, 2013 Issue IV