Crystal Tower

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Height: Architectural 240 m / 787 ft
Height: To Tip 240 m / 787 ft
Floors Above Ground 52
Floors Below Ground 3
# of Elevators 8
Tower GFA 42,000 m² / 452,084 ft²


Official Name Crystal Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country Kuwait
City Kuwait City
Street Address & Map Ahmad Al Jaber Street
Building Function office
Structural Material concrete
Construction Start 2008
Completion 2014
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Regional Ranking #93 Tallest in Middle East
National Ranking #5 Tallest in Kuwait
City Ranking #5 Tallest in Kuwait City

Companies Involved

Developer Al-Arabiya Real Estate
Design HOK, Inc.
MEP Engineer
• (not specified) Dar Osama Bukhamseen Design
Main Contractor Bukhamseen International Group of Contractors; Shanghai Construction Group
Material Supplier
• Formwork Doka GmbH

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH Releases Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2014
Dec 2014 – CTBUH Journal Paper

Research Papers

Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2014
Dec 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue I

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