Kipco Tower / SSH International

© Nelson Garrido

Architects: SSH International
Location: City,
Developer: United Real Estate Company
Area: 96185.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Nelson Garrido

© Nelson Garrido

KIPCO Tower is the first of its kind in Kuwait, offering office space, luxurious apartments, and commercial outlets within a single tower. Developed by United Real Estate Company, KIPCO Tower is located in the city’s financial district, and is known as one of the most innovative and industrially distinguished structures in Kuwait.

© Nelson Garrido

The offices have flexible mechanisms allowing tenants to customize the layout and improve space and facilities utilization. With considerable land space, KIPCO Tower offers a 360 degree panoramic view of the city and alternatively the Arabian Gulf.

© Nelson Garrido

KIPCO Towers’ one, two and three bedroom apartments are fitted with a technology to control lighting, HVAC, blinds, and other systems using wireless touch screens, voice control, and smart phones. The commercial component caters to both tenants and visitors by offering a variety of local and international F&B concepts in addition to retail shops.


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Cite: "Kipco Tower / SSH International" 02 Jul 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed 29 May 2015. <>
  • Semih Aydin

    buildings are hitec and expensive, and are proudly exhibited whereas the environment is ignored.
    with that much of spending,is it so hard to add some trees and grass on the yards.

  • Patrick H

    That first photo is tragicomical… We can build a giant skyscraper, but we can’t build a sidewalk for pedestrians. Sad.

    • Yousif El Helw

      it’s undeveloped land you envious pessimist

    • hao

      maybe that is the stlye of their sidewalk

  • -

    Who is the designer ? KPF or SSH ?! We need the truth !