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Old November 21st, 2012, 01:17 PM   #1
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KARACHI | UBL Tower | 110m | 23 fl | Com

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Name of project: United Bank Main Head Office Building
Name of Client: : United Bank (Pvt.) Ltd
Start Date: 2009
Completion date: 2015

Cost of the project (in current Pak Rupees): Rs. 800 Million
Approx. Value of Services (in current Pak Rupees): Rs. 8 Million
Name of Association Firm(s) if any:: Shankland Cox England was the Architect.
Narrative Description of Project:: United Bank Limited one of the largest Bank of Pakistan wants to develop its Head Office at I.I Chundrigar Road Karachi hired Shankland Cox of England and ESS-I-AAR for Engineering Design.
Description of Actual Services Provided by your staff:: Structural Design & Construction top Supervision
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Old November 21st, 2012, 01:22 PM   #2
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Updates of 2nd Nov 2012 by Abidi

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Old November 21st, 2012, 01:24 PM   #3
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This Project is located on I.I Chundrigar Road Karachi also called Downtown, Karachi.
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Old November 21st, 2012, 10:47 PM   #4
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By far the best building in Karachi.
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Old November 21st, 2012, 11:12 PM   #5
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It will look awesome...
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Old November 21st, 2012, 11:49 PM   #6
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Very lovely tower despite its modest height.
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Old November 22nd, 2012, 12:45 PM   #7
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Very lovely tower despite its modest height.
I am still not sure about number of floors and Height, it may be more in height and floors.
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Old November 22nd, 2012, 12:55 PM   #8
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Looks nice but the location isnt very nice
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Old November 23rd, 2012, 07:00 PM   #9
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By far the best building in Karachi.Very lovely tower despite its modest height.
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Old December 15th, 2012, 05:23 PM   #10
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Old December 17th, 2012, 03:10 PM   #11
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Beautiful design.
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Old December 19th, 2012, 11:47 AM   #12
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Updates of UBL Tower Karachi BY Mehdi Cs

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Old December 19th, 2012, 11:51 AM   #13
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Working of 7th floor i guess

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Old December 19th, 2012, 11:57 AM   #14
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Working on 6th floor.
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Old December 20th, 2012, 09:07 PM   #15
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from today: sample glass cladding
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Old January 11th, 2013, 01:20 AM   #16
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I like the glass cladding.
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Old January 16th, 2013, 12:26 AM   #17
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Old January 16th, 2013, 11:38 AM   #18
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Wow, it is very special.
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Old January 18th, 2013, 11:37 PM   #19
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i made this, not very clear but still explains!
The red lines will run staright, the green lines is the main core of the building, purple and orange will be added later most likely to be a steelframe.



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Old January 20th, 2013, 12:13 PM   #20
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Some renders:


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Design consisting of two triangular shaped towers connected by atrium with bridges on various levels within the two structures. The intelligent and creative design thus ensures that the office staff has access to well lit spaces.

Designed by Shankland cox.
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