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Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia

Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia

Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia

Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia-  Well everyone, still around Malaysia, the beautiful neighbor of Indonesia, it is not official yet if do not talk about its capital, Ya, Kuala Lumpur. Shortcuts as KL, Kuala Lumpur has the official name called Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur or Wilayah Persekutuan Malaysia in the local name. With 244 km2 area, Kuala Lumpur fulfilled by around 1,6 Million the citizen. Kuala Lumpur is the fastest growing metropolitan area in Malaysia, either in population and economy. Indeed, that should happen to the capital of one country.

Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia
Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia

To everyone who ever came, ensures you already know about the most interesting place and became the symbol or landmark of Malaysia, and it is located in Kuala Lumpur. Is The Petronas Towerswhich became the landmark of Malaysia for years. The Petronas Towers is also known as the Petronas Twin Towers are twin skyscrapers. Planning on the Petronas Towers started on 1 January 1992 and included rigorous tests and simulations of wind and structural loads on the design.

Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia
Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia

The towers were designed by Argentine architect César Pelli. He was choosing the distinctive postmodern as the style to create a 21st-century icon for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. it spending along Seven years to finish the construction which done at the former site of the original Selangor Turf Club, beginning on 1 March 1993 with excavation, which involved moving 500 truckloads of earth every night to dig down 30 meters (98 ft) below the surface, and at the end it is completely finished at 1999 and officially opened in 1 Agust 1999 by Malaysia’s Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad.

Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia
Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia

This ever noted as the tallest buildings for six years counted since 1998 to 2004, at least that is according to the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH)’s official definition and ranking, and until today it still remains the tallest twin towers in the world. The buildings are a landmark of Kuala Lumpur, along with Kuala Lumpur Tower besides. With 451.9 meters of height and 88 floors, this towers is describing the culture of Malaysia. It is constructed with a steel and glass facade designed to resemble motifs found in Islamic art, a reflection of Malaysia’s Muslim religion.

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Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia

Another Islamic influence on the design is that the cross-section of the towers is based on a Rub el Hizb, albeit with circular sectors added to meet office space requirements. The tower evokes the image of Qutb Minar. The Petronas Towers’ structural system is a tube in tube design, invented by Fazlur Rahman Khan. Applying a tube-structure for extreme tall buildings is a common phenomenon. The complex of Petronas Tower is wide enough, there are flower park, jogging park, shopping center, underwater world, Petroscience (Museum of Science), and more. All the area is known as The Suria Kuala Lumpur Convention Center (KLCC), Suria KLCC is a 140,000 m2 (1,500,000 sq ft) upmarket retail center at the feet of the Petronas Towers.

Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia
Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia

It features mostly foreign luxury goods and high-street labels. Boasting approximately 300 stores, Suria KLCC is touted as one of the largest shopping malls in Malaysia. The Petronas Philharmonic Hall, also built at the base of the towers, is frequently associated with Suria KLCC’s floor space. More than that, you can see the stunning waterwork at night, what an amazing feeling.

Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia
Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia

All I told you is just a flash about Twin Towers and Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), if you wanna experiencing by yourself, you need to visit it on your own. There are too many tourists from various country gather together there, due to Malaysia is the proper destination to spend the vacation.

Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia
Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) Malaysia
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