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Height: To Tip
551 m / 1,808 ft
Height: Architectural
551 m / 1,808 ft
 
Doha Convention Center Tower Outline
Floors Above Ground
112

Facts

Official Name Doha Convention Center Tower
Other Names Barwa Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Never Completed
Country Qatar
City Doha
Street Address & Map Al Corniche Street
Building Function residential / hotel
Structural Material steel/concrete
Proposed 2005
Construction Start 2007

Companies Involved

Developer Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Co.
Architect
Design JAHN
Structural Engineer
• (not specified) Hyder Consulting; Magnusson Klemencic Associates; Werner Sobek Group
MEP Engineer
• (not specified) Arup; Hyder Consulting
Project Manager Turner International LLC

CTBUH Initiatives

Tour of Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre
30 Mar 2015 – Tour Report

Helmut Jahn Discusses His Lifetime's Work
18 Oct 2012 – Awards Symposium Video

The Tallest 20 in 2020: Entering the Era of the Megatall
8 Dec 2011 – CTBUH Research

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CTBUH Initiatives Related to Doha Convention Center Tower

Tour of Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre
30 Mar 2015, Doha – Tour Report
The Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre project is an iconic building with a total approximate gross area of 47,700 square meters that includes five exhibit halls.
Helmut Jahn Discusses His Lifetime's Work
18 Oct 2012 – Awards Symposium Video & PPT
Never predictable, never simplistic, Helmut Jahn has developed a complex portfolio of iconic buildings around the world. Standout projects include the Sony Center in Berlin, Xerox Center in Chicago…
The Tallest 20 in 2020: Entering the Era of the Megatall
8 Dec 2011, Chicago – CTBUH Research
Within this decade we will likely witness not only the world’s first kilometer-tall building, but also the completion of a significant number of buildings over 600 meters.
Jewelers Building Tour
17 Dec 2010, Chicago – Tour Report
The CTBUH participated in an exciting tour of Chicago's historic Jewelers Building situated along the Chicago River.

Global News

Tall Tower Project Resurrected in Qatar
6 Nov 2012 – Qatar-based Lusail Real Estate Development Company…

Videos

City-Scapes: Transformations + Interventions
11 Jun 2013 – Helmut Jahn, JAHN

Lynn S. Beedle Lifetime Achievement Award: Archi-neering Tall
18 Oct 2012 – Helmut Jahn, Murphy/Jahn

Architecture and Engineering as One
Oct 2011 – Ron Klemencic, Magnusson Klemencic Associates

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Videos Related to Doha Convention Center Tower

City-Scapes: Transformations + Interventions
11 Jun 2013 – Presentation at CTBUH 2013 London Conference; Helmut Jahn, JAHN
In our journey from Chicago to New York, the United States, South Africa, Europe, the Mideast to Asia/China, the tall building has always been tied intrinsically to its…
Lynn S. Beedle Lifetime Achievement Award: Archi-neering Tall
18 Oct 2012 – CTBUH "11th Annual Awards"; Helmut Jahn, Murphy/Jahn
Never predictable, never simplistic, Helmut Jahn has developed a complex portfolio of iconic buildings around the world. Standout projects include the Sony Center in…
Architecture and Engineering as One
Oct 2011 – Presentation at CTBUH 2011 Seoul Conference; Ron Klemencic, Magnusson Klemencic Associates
Integrating and even celebrating the structure of a building through the architectural design often leads to dramatic and memorable buildings. To achieve the best outcome…
Peer Review in the Foundation Design of the World's Tallest Buildings
4 Mar 2008 – Presentation at CTBUH 2008 8th World Congress, Dubai; Clyde N. Baker & Tony A. Kiefer, AECOM
Clyde Baker and Tony Keifer, AECOM, highlighted the advantages of having a peer reviewer involved in the foundation design from the start of the project at the CTBUH 8th…

Browse hundreds of other videos from Council events including conferences and interviews with prominent tall building professionals in the Video Library

Research Papers

Dream Deferred: Unfinished Tall Buildings
Nov 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2014 Issue IV

The Tallest 20 in 2020: Entering the Era of the Megatall
18 Jan 2012 – CTBUH Journal, 2012 Issue I


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