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1 Page  INTRODUCTION PG 1-2 SITE CONTEXT ANALYSIS PG 3-5 ARCHITECTURAL LAYOUT PG 6-9 ARCHITECTURE STYLE ANALYSIS PG 10-15 ...
1.0  BUILDING  MBPJ Tower  MBPJ Tower is a government building in the business hub of the Petaling Jaya. It is located in ...
HISTORY OF MBPJ TOWER Previously known as Menara MPPJ  Menara Majlis Perbandaran Petaling Jaya , the MBPJ Tower was one of...
2.0  The site context analysis is an evaluation on the building   s relation to its immediate surrounding to determine its...
Figure  . Entrance Bridge to the building  Figure  . Side view of the bridge and sunken plaza  The building itself is loca...
RESPONSE TO CLIMATE Petaling Jaya is one of the wettest cities in Malaysia. It receives heavy rainfall all year round, app...
3.0  PLAN TO SECTION OR ELEVATION ANALYSIS The plan of the tower is an octagonal shape which is a unique geometrical shape...
REPETITION Repetition is shown by the utilization of reinforced steel bars and strips of windows which makes it the repeti...
CIRCULATION TO USE SPACE The MBPJ has a vertical circulation of 27 stories which can be easily accessed by the lift which ...
HIERARCHY Five out of the twenty-two stories are private offices for government servants to utilize, whereas the other sev...
4.0 ARCHITECTURE STYLE   CHARACTERISTICS Modernism, a pioneering architectural style that arise from western countries in ...
4. The need of civic and commercial buildings in a large scale as it serves a rapidly industrialising society  Thus, the r...
WESTERN INFLUENCE  REPETITIVE  UNIQUE  BANK OF OKLAHOMA TOWER  12   P a g e
REPETITIVE  UNIQUE  MBPJ TOWER  REPETITIVE TO UNIQUE The fa  ade transitions vertically from a repetitive to a unique arch...
SEA GRAM BUILDING TOWER  BOK TOWER  MBPJ  MONOTONOUS FA  ADE The repetition of the fa  ade with the monotonous use of glas...
WESTERN INFLUENCE  CHASE TOWER  CHICAGO   MBPJ TOWER  FLAT ROOF Purity, horizontality and de-materiality. They were the pl...
Due to the warm and humid climate context in Malaysia, the international architectural style has adapted to the Malaysian ...
ADMINISTRATIVE BUILDINGS The main intention was to evoke a sense of common national identity and nationalistic sentiments ...
foundation is used due to the soil condition in Petaling Jaya. Hydraulic hammer is used for pile driving to ensure maximum...
Column Majority of the exterior wall is construct with a steel and glass cladding system. The curtain wall uses dark tinte...
done with tile marble similar to the flooring with no skirting. Interior wall system Flat roof with smaller surface area c...
A couple of buildings that is somewhat comparable to the MBPJ Tower is the Torre Espacio located in Madrid, Spain. This of...
1. Fa  ade  The design is based on a repetition of white pillar to create a symmetrical fa  ade. The materials used on the...
A door is a revolving barrier at the entrance of a building which provides routes and also acts a separation from the exte...
The usage of windows for MBPJ Tower is massive. Hence, this building is naturally ventilated. The tower is constructed mai...
Most of the floors are using marble tiles because of it is special characteristics. Black colour marble tiles are used on ...
5. Staircase  Most of the staircase in the MBPJ Tower are used for fire escape purpose only. Hence, concrete is used as th...
6. Lighting  Most of the lighting inside the MBPJ Tower are provided by the natural lighting because of the widely used of...
The MBPJ Tower was built with the aim of initiating a new era of development in Petaling Jaya. The building   s architectu...
DANICA          H. Clark, Robert 2012. Precedents in Architecture Analytical Diagram , Formative Ideas and Parts, Fourth E...
         classification-of-piles.html H.N. Cobb  Pei Cobb freed , Madrid, Torre Espacio. Retrieved November 25, 2016, from...
      2004, July 9 . Retrieved from www.malaysiadesignarchive.org an-influence-ofcolonial-architecture-to-building-styles-...