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Mecca

Makkah Royal Clock Tower Hotel in Mecca

120 floors
601.00 m
completed
2013

Object data change

name:
Makkah Royal Clock Tower Hotel
other name:
Tower H
structural form:
supertall building
status:
completed
primary use:
hotel
floors (above ground):
120 floors
floors (underground):
3 floors
architectural style:
postmodern
features:
clock(s) on exterior
frame material:
reinforced concrete
elevator type:
gearless traction
height (tip):
601.00 m (1,971.78 ft)
height (architectural):
601.00 m (1,971.78 ft)
height (building mass):
601.00 m (1,971.78 ft)
height (top floor):
558.66 m (1,832.87 ft)
height (observation floor):
558.66 m (1,832.87 ft)
elevator speed (max):
6.00 m/s (0.33 ft/min)
number of elevators:
94
number of escalators:
16

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Events change

2013: completion
2004: foundation work begins
2002: project announced

Weblinks change

wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Makkah_Royal_Clock_Tower_Hotel
ctbuh - http://www.skyscrapercenter.com/building/makkah-clock-royal-tower-hotel/84
skyscraperpage - http://skyscraperpage.com/cities/?buildingID=34622
structurae - http://structurae.net/structures/data/index.cfm?id=s0061962

Involved companies change

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts (Toronto)
tenant
Dar Al-Handasah (Shair and Partners) (Cairo)
project management
Dar Al Handasah Nazih Taleb & Partners (DAHNT) (Beirut)
architect
Saudi Bin Ladin Group (Jeddah)
general contractor
KONE Corporation (Espoo)
elevator manufacturer
KONE Corporation (Espoo)
escalator manufacturer