OCBC Center Singapore, Tower Building Design Photos, Brutalist Architecture Pictures

OCBC Center of Singapore

OCBC Center Development – design by Pei Cobb Freed & Partners, Architects

18 May 2019 ; 1 Jul 2009

OCBC Center

Building photos taken by Tom Ravenscroft in July 2009 for e-architect:

OCBC Center
Date built: 1976
Design: Pei Cobb Freed & Partners – I.M. Pei

OCBC Center Singapore - I.M. Pei Building

Photos © Tom Ravenscroft

Building height: 52 storeys / 198m high

I M Pei

The building is an example of Brutalist architecture, a popular architectural style in the 1970s.

OCBC Center Singapore tower by I.M. Pei architect

It is designed to be a symbol of strength and permanence, and its structure consists of two semi-circular reinforced concrete cores as well as three lateral girders which helped make construction faster.

OCBC Center Singapore building by I.M. Pei architect

The building is divided into three sections due to the steel trusses being constructed off-site and were put into position.

OCBC Center Singapore building tower by IM Pei

Pei Cobb Freed & Partners

Location: OCBC Center, Singapore

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