Monday, 11 April 2011

The Tornado Tower, Doha, Qatar

Tornado tower in Doha Qatar view location here.

Tornado tower at night view in Panoramio

Tornado Tower has been designed to the very highest specifications and constructed to international safety and security standards.

The tower has been fire rated to National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) criteria by an independent party and offers the latest security systems including card access control and CCTV in addition to a visible security presence allowing access 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

Tenants will benefit from the following superior, Class A performance specifications:

• Flexible, column free floor plates.
• 100 mm raised floor.
• 2.8 metre finished floor to ceiling height.
• Design criteria of one person per 15 sq m.
• Two pipe fan coil air conditioning system.
• An emergency escape helipad on the roof.
• External advertising display.
• Separate electricity sub metres per floor.
• An NFPA (international fire safety standard) fire rating.
• The latest building management systems (BMS) from Siemens.
• 16 high speed latest technology, destination control, elevators from a renowned German supplier (ThyssenKrupp) travelling at 7.5 metres/second.
• An additional services/goods lift travelling at 3.5 metres/second
• High quality finishes to the central areas including lobby, lift lobbies and WC’s.
• Ethernet Cabling is installed throughout the common parts of the building with connection facilities available to all tenants at each floor.
• External building facade lighting system using LED technology
• Extensive security, monitoring and access control into the building and parking.
• Additional TV monitors in the elevators for announcements and advertisements.

Source article
Photo by dee, taken with pocket camera.


  1. wonderfull thower and picture..
    kapan -kapan saya ingin ke qatar.. tapi kapaaan yaa.!!

  2. Wihi...keren ya mbak.
    Apalagi gambar waktu malam hari, indah banget, lampunya bikin mantep ;d

  3. ga siang ga malam, tuh tower tetep aja keliatan bagus ya mbak.keren banget.
    kalo pulang ke Indonesia ikutan digotong ya mbak
    *minta digeplak sama orang Qatar:D

  4. keren ih kalo malem.. kapan yak saya bisa kesana *ngiler pengen ke Doha