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Official Name Capital Gate Tower
Type building
Status Completed
Country United Arab Emirates
City Abu Dhabi
Street Address Khaleej Al Arabi (Map)
Building Function hotel / office
Structural Material composite
Proposed 2005
Start of Construction 2007
Completion 2011
Regional Ranking #189 tallest in Middle East
City Ranking #23 tallest in Abu Dhabi
Official Website Capital Gate Tower
Height: Architectural 164.7 meter / 540 feet
Height: Occupied 152.3 meter / 500 feet
Height: To Tip 164.7 meter / 540 feet
Height: Observatory 88.4 meter / 290 feet
Height: Helipad 164.6 meter / 540 feet
Floors Above Ground 36
Floors Below Ground 1
# of Elevators 16
Top Elevator Speed 3.5 m/s
Tower GFA 53,100 m² / 571,564 ft²
# of Hotel Rooms 189
Companies Involved
Owner/Developer ADNEC Group
Architect RMJM
Structural Engineer RMJM
MEP Engineer RMJM
Project Manager Mace
Main Contractor Al Habtoor Engineering Enterprises
Other Consultant
Other Consultants Hyder Consulting
• Wind BMT Fluid Mechanics Ltd.
Material Suppliers
• Elevator KONE
• Paint/Coating AkzoNobel
Technical Papers
Case Study: Capital Gate, Abu Dhabi
Schofield, J. (RMJM), CTBUH Journal

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