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Official Name Etihad Towers T1
Complex Name Etihad Towers
Type building
Status Completed
Country United Arab Emirates
City Abu Dhabi
Street Address Corniche W Street & 34th Street (Map)
Building Function hotel / residential
Structural Material concrete
Proposed 2006
Start of Construction 2007
Completion 2011
Global Ranking #126 tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #34 tallest in Middle East
National Ranking #28 tallest in UAE
City Ranking #5 tallest in Abu Dhabi
Official Website Etihad Towers
Height: Architectural 277.6 meter / 911 feet
Height: Occupied 251.2 meter / 824 feet
Height: To Tip 277.6 meter / 911 feet
Height: Observatory 251.2 meter / 824 feet
Floors Above Ground 69
Floors Below Ground 4
# of Elevators 12
Top Elevator Speed 6 m/s
Tower GFA 70,908 m² / 763,247 ft²
Development GFA 529,987 m² / 5,704,733 ft²
# of Apartments 199
# of Hotel Rooms 382
Companies Involved
Owner H.H. Sheikh Suroor Bin Mohammad Al Nahyan
Developer Sheikh Suroor Projects Department
Design DBI Design Pty Ltd
Architect of Record AECOM
Structural Engineer Aurecon
MEP Engineers Voltas; Norman Disney & Young
Project Manager Hill International
Main Contractor Arabian Construction Company
Other Consultant BMT Fluid Mechanics Ltd.
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News Articles
Luxury has a new name in Abu Dhabi
newzglobe.com, 2011-12
A Winning Entry
World Architecture News, 2007-06