1st Prize of Master Planning & Architectural Design Competition organised by PAM – September 2011.
An iconic response to a prime site of 2.93 acres in Kuala Lumpur currently occupied by the existing OSK Building and an adjacent vacant plot at Jalan Ampang. 34 entries were received nationwide to participate in Stage 1 with only 5 entries shortlisted for Stage 2.
The winning scheme comprises of a 60-storeys building divided into 3 components, Office/Meeting/Convention, Serviced Apartments and Luxury Hotel. Levels 1 – 23 are designated as office space to match the existing OSK Office Building. Both office towers are linked by a minimalist sky bridge on uppermost office floors which would facilitate inter office interaction. The remaining levels are divided into Serviced Apartments (180 rooms) at intermediate levels and 6 star Luxury Hotel (200 rooms) on the highest floors of the building to maximize hotel room views. The total built up area for the tower will be 1.4 million square feet with 900 new car parks. Total estimated cost is RM400 million.