Institution of Surveyors Malaysia (ISM) has recently organized a technical visit to Petronas Twin Towers (Skybridge). Members of ISM were given a short briefing on the construction of this magnificent world’s tallest twin towers with a guided tour to the 58.4 metre-long Skybridge at Level 42.
This iconic landmark of Malaysia boasts a modern 88-storey twin office towers with a total built-up area of 395,000 square metres or usable floor area of 213,750 square metres per tower. Situated in the KLCC on the northern boundary of the Multimedia Super Corridor (MSC), the towers have won Fiabci Malaysia top award under the category of special award for national contribution in year 2000 and Fiabci Prix d’Excellence 2002 Award (Office/Industrial Category).
KLCC remains the country’s top real estate enclave within the golden triangle of Kuala Lumpur. [Click here for location map of KLCC].This 100-acre mega development boasts a 50-acre landscaped park, a crescent-shaped shopping mall of Suria KLCC, a state of the art gallery and convention centre and a world class concert hall. In recent years, many high end super condominiums and service apartment developments have sprouted in the vicinity of KLCC. For more insights on these upmarket residential schemes, Intproperties.com has blogged and found that theedgedaily offers the most web information on KLCC developments. Notable upmarket condominiums in the vicinity of KLCC are Binjai, Avare or Avare in a class of its own, Dua Residency, Suria Stonoy, The Troika, myHabitat, Stonor Park, Ascott and Kirana, Marc Service Residence in Jalan Pinang area and developments along Kia Peng area.
The prices for upmarket condominiums in KLCC area seems to be on the uptrend, ranging from RM700 psf to RM1,500 psf. More related info on high end condo in KLCC area at Prices going up, up and away, property prices move up near KLCC area and Big demand for luxury condos.
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Snapshots of the Petronas Twin Towers and skyline of KLCC surrounding developments taken from the Skybridge during the visit.
The national icon of Malaysia - Petronas Twin Towers
View of the KLCC park
Skyline of KLCC area – south view
Skyline of KLCC area – north view