Gama Tower
Former namesCemindo Tower, Rasuna Tower
Record height
Tallest in Indonesia since 2016[2][I]
Preceded byWisma 46
General information
TypeOffice and hotel
LocationSouth Jakarta, Jakarta, Indonesia
AddressKav-C22, Jalan H R Rasuna Said
Coordinates6°13′27″S 106°50′01″E / 6.224153°S 106.833731°E / -6.224153; 106.833731Coordinates: 6°13′27″S 106°50′01″E / 6.224153°S 106.833731°E / -6.224153; 106.833731
Construction started2011[1]
Completed2016[1]
OwnerPT Gamaland
Height
Architectural285.5 m (937 ft)[1]
Tip310 m (1,020 ft)[1]
Top floor285.4 m (936 ft)[1]
Technical details
Floor count64[1] (top floor designated as 69, due to number skippings)
Floor area163,466 m2 (1,759,530 sq ft)
Lifts/elevators33, installed by Schindler Group
Design and construction
ArchitectPT Sekawan Design Inc. Architect
DeveloperCushman & Wakefield
Structural engineerTaylor Thomson Whitting
Main contractorPT Tatamulia Nusantara Indah
Website
www.gamakarta.com

Gama Tower (formerly known as Cemindo Tower) is a skyscraper located at Jalan H.R. Rasuna Said, South Jakarta, Indonesia. It was also known as Rasuna Tower and Cemindo Tower during construction period, but finally named as Gama Tower.[3] As of 2016, it is the tallest building in Jakarta, as well as Indonesia.[4]

The tower has an architectural height of 285.5 metres (937 feet),[4] while its tip reached a height of 297 metres (974 feet). It has 64 floors above and 4 floors below the ground.[1] The land area of the tower development is 1.6 hectares. It has a parking lot for over 1,100 vehicles. At present, the tower is the 2nd tallest building in Indonesia and 74th tallest building in the world. The tower is a mixed office and hotel building.[4]

Construction of the tower was started in 2011. The tower was topped off in 2015[5][6] and opened in August 2016.[7][8][9] At that time, the construction cost of the building was around Rp2 trillion (about US$150 million in 2016).[10][11]

Gama Tower is a luxury office tower which applies green building concepts and development.[8] Westin Hotel occupies the top 20 floors of the tower, between the 50th and 69th floors. 360 degree views of Jakarta can be observed from the restaurant at the 51st floor. Henshin operates a club and lounge at the 67th floor as well as restaurant at 68th and 69th floor, the topmost floor of the tower. A function hall is also located within the 69th floor.[12] The rest of the floors are executive office spaces.

See also

References

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  2. ^ Prihatin, Intan Umbari (2017-03-20). "Puncak langit Jakarta, dari Sarinah ke Gama Tower". Merdeka.com (in Indonesian). Retrieved 2021-03-07.
  3. ^ The Jakarta Post (2016-08-23). "Jakarta's tallest hotel set to attract business travelers". The Jakarta Post. Retrieved 2016-09-07.
  4. ^ a b c "Eight tallest buildings in Jakarta: Skyscraper Center". The Jakarta Post. 2018-01-07. Retrieved 2019-01-21.
  5. ^ "Gama Tower". The Skyscraper Center. Archived from the original on 2015-08-31. Retrieved 2021-03-05 – via Archive.org.
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  7. ^ Alexander, Hilda B (2016-08-05). "Gedung Tertinggi di Indonesia Resmi Dibuka 26 Agustus 2016". Kompas (in Indonesian). Retrieved 2017-06-05.
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  9. ^ "Transformation Starts Here". Henshin. Retrieved 30 December 2018.
  10. ^ Utama, Fhirlian Rizqi (2015-12-15). "Calon Gedung Tertinggi di Jakarta Butuh Dana Rp2 T". Okezone.com (in Indonesian). Retrieved 2021-03-07.
  11. ^ Alexander, Hilda B (2015-12-16). "Masih Belia, Gamaland Berani Bangun Proyek Triliunan Rupiah". Kompas (in Indonesian). Retrieved 2021-03-07.
  12. ^ Ramadhanny, Fitraya (2016-08-22). "Wow! Ini Dia Hotel Tertinggi Se-Indonesia: The Westin Jakarta". detikTravel (in Indonesian). Retrieved 2017-06-05.