The Astaka
The Astaka
Record height
Tallest in Johor Bahru from 2017 to present[I]
Preceded byUnknown
General information
TypeResidential
AddressAstaka Boulevard, One Bukit Senyum, 80300
Town or cityJohor Bahru
CountryMalaysia
Construction started2014
Completed2017
OwnerAstaka Padu Sdn Bhd
HeightTower A: 278.8 m (915 ft)
Tower B: 255.6 m (839 ft)
Technical details
Floor countTower A: 72
Tower B: 67
Floor area68,462 m2 (736,920 sq ft)
Lifts/elevators5
Grounds133,355 m2 (1,435,420 sq ft)
Design and construction
ArchitectGDP Architects
Structural engineerSMA Bersekutu Sdn Bhd

The Astaka is a twin-building residential complex at Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Tower A, with a height of 279 m (915 ft), is the tallest skyscraper in Johor Bahru upon its completion in 2017. It is also the tallest residential skyscraper in Malaysia.[1] Tower B is the second tallest skyscraper at Johor Bahru.[2]

The development is located at Zone A of Iskandar Malaysia. It houses 438 apartments, including penthouse duplexes.[3]

References

  1. ^ "The Astaka Tower A". The Skyscraper Center. 2017.
  2. ^ "The Astaka Tower B". The Skyscraper Center. 2017.
  3. ^ "Lofty living at Southeast Asia's tallest towers". Borneo Bulletin. March 28, 2019.

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Coordinates: 1°28′26.3″N 103°45′47.1″E / 1.473972°N 103.763083°E / 1.473972; 103.763083