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Old May 8th, 2008, 11:52 PM   #1
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KARACHI | Dolmen City | 150m | 40 fl | 149m | 40 fl | U/C

Location: HC-3, Block 4, Clifton, Karachi
Purpose: Office and retail


Project Dolmen City, situated on the tranquil sea, is the largest and classiest in shopping concepts in Pakistan. It is part of a grand master plan to creat a city within a city and one of the most prestigious building projects in Pakistan. It is only one of its kind in Pakistan.

It is the newest dimension in the concept of shopping and office space with a plot size of 31,494 sq. meters. Dolmen City comprises four towers housing office space plus a mega mall.
1. The Executive Tower, 12 storeys high;
2. The Triangular 17-storey tower;
3. 40-storey high tower 1
4. 40-storey high tower tower 2

The facade of Dolmen City complex is designed with 'curtain walls', 'aluminum composite' and 'fair faced' panels which will be weather proof and durable, requiring no painting or maintenance. The glass used will be double-glazed and tempered making it sound proof.

Source: Brochure, Dolmen City.
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Main Features Office

The Office Towers offer the following facilities:

Office Space

Executive Tower (18 floors)--------approx. 192,000 sq ft
Triangular Tower (19 floors)--------approx. 255,000 sq ft
Tower 1 (60 floors) ---------------approx. 960,000 sq ft
Tower 2 (60 floors) ---------------approx. 960,000 sq ft

Spacious Lobbies
24- hr uninterrupted power supply
24 hr security vigilance
Ample reserved car parking space for each floor
Central airconditioning
Each tower individually serviced by elevators
Each tower linked to the mall with elevators.


Main Features Mall

The Mall offers the following facilities to the discriminating shopper or retail outlet owner:

Retail Space
Departmental Store --------------approx 45,000 sq. ft
Hyper Market & Retail Outlets ----approx 535,000 sq ft

Atrium A ------------------------approx 10,000 sq ft
Atrium B ------------------------approx 3,700 sq ft

Covered car park space for over 3,500 cars and surface car park for another 1200 cars.
24 hr uninterrupted power supply
Recreational facilities with bowling area and gaming arcade --- approx 20,000 sq ft
Exhibition area ------------------approx 8,125 sq ft
Food Court and restaurants ------approx 75,000 sq ft with 1,400 person seating capacity
Coffee Shop --------------------approx 5,000 sq ft

Two elevators, 21 escalators, six freight lifts and seven customer elevators.
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This is an old project...and the tower are being made incrementally;

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Main Features Office

The Office Towers offer the following facilities:

Office Space

Executive Tower (18 floors)--------approx. 192,000 sq ft
Triangular Tower (19 floors)--------approx. 255,000 sq ft
Tower 1 (60 floors) ---------------approx. 960,000 sq ft
Tower 2 (60 floors) ---------------approx. 960,000 sq ft
Change both of them to 40 floors each. 60 storeys was the old plan.
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the triangular tower during contruction..pics courtesy fellow forumer and Mod FahadKhan

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more pics from 2007 by swerveut

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Ok I visited this site today and had a long discussion with their Marketing manager which clarified a lot of things about this project. But I will tell those later, first some great pictures:

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And now some great pictures of the 42 story towers:















And some images from the top:



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KB while your at it, PLEASE, PLEASE make threads on the other tall projects from Pakistan. Like I said in the "Projects Index" thread in Mehfil Pakistan (MP). Seen as your the MOD.
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They have now almost finished work on the executive and triangular tower and are working on the two 40fl towers.

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architects and designs by forumer mrrao.

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Tower A (Office)
Height 149.60 Meters
490'-10" Feet
40 Floors

Tower B (Office + Hotel)
Height 150.40 Meters
493'-6" Feet
40 Floors

But Owner na 10 to 15 Floors Ka provision rakha ha
Sorry i missed the height in the title...can a mod please update it..thanks
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Can't wait for this baby to come up.
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This thread hasn't been updated for a while. So allow me to do the honours!

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Pic taken on Saturday, 23rd August

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Well it turned out far blurrier than I thought. I accidentally used the wrong setting on my camera, it was set for pics of near objects

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