Maxis Tower (Malay: Menara Maxis) is a 49-storey, 212 m (696 ft) office skyscraper in Kuala Lumpur City Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The Maxis Tower is arguably one of the most recognizable buildings in Malaysia. Paired next to the national icon, the Petronas Twin Towers, the tower image is inseparable from any vantage point of the city’s skyline.
Located in the northwestern parcel, the building is part of the first development phase of KLCC completed in 1997 it is currently the headquarters of Maxis, one of the major telcos in the country.
As of September 2022, Menara Maxis is the world tallest building to receive LEED v4.1 O+M GOLD certification stand at 696 ft tall.
Innovative Sustainability Features
Score 67 points (LEED v4.1 Operation & Maintenance of Existing Building), features includes:
1. Waste score 81% - above global and local average (reduction and diversion)
2. Transportation score 88% above global and local average (alternative transportation, carbon emission reduction)
3. Energy Score 51% (energy efficient compare local and global average)
4. Water Score 60% (water efficient usage and reduction compare local and global average)
Certifications & Awards
Tallest building (as of September 2022) to received LEED v4.1 O+M GOLD certification