Date of opening of Baku Tower unveiled


December 6, Fineko/ Construction of another skyscraper is going to finish in Baku next year.

Speech is about business centre Baku Tower, whose construction is carried out by Azinko Holding.

Company’s department director Israil Aliyev says that commissioning of the building project, launched in 2014, is scheduled for September or October of 2018.

Aliyev pointed out that the building has total height of 277 m and consists of 50 floors. The height of the two lower floors is 6 m and other floors 4.4 m, and height of the 5th floor to be located in the dome of the building will be equal to 5 m. The damping part of the tower will be with height of 7 m. Construction of the damping part of the skyscraper is ongoing.

According to Aliyev, Baku Tower will have offices, shopping centers, restaurants, and in the damping part of the building – an observation site.

"Here it is possible to observe a principle of operation of the damper," Aliyev said.

He also noted that a wider area is envisaged for offices that is a distinctive feature of this skyscraper. Thus, the area of each floor is 800 sq m

The Baku Tower is considered the highest skyscraper project on the CIS area.