G.T. International Tower is an office skyscraper located in Makati City, Philippines. The "G.T." in the name stands for George Ty, the building's owner and chairman of the Metrobank Group. Standing at 217 meters (712.93 feet), it is currently the 3rd-tallest building in the country and Metro Manila as well. The building has 47 floors above ground, and 5 basement levels for parking.
Design and Construction
The G.T. International Tower was developed by Federal Land, Inc., the real estate arm of the Metrobank Group. The building's design was made by local architectural firms GF & Partners Architects and Recio + Casas Architects, in cooperation with renowned international architectural firm Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates as its design consultant. Structural design was provided by Aromin & Sy + Associates, while the general contractor for the project was C-E Construction.
The building is located at the corner of Makati City's Ayala Avenue and H.V. Dela Costa Street, and it's also near the headquarters of BDO a rival bank of Metrobank the main asset of the building's owner George Ty. It's situated near the entrance of the Makati Central Business District from Sen. Gil Puyat Avenue. It is a walk away from most of Makati's other major office and residential buildings, including the current tallest building in the country, the PBCom Tower, and is easily accessible by public transport along Ayala Avenue.
The building will also household Offices including Toyota Motor (Philippines) Corp, AXA Philippines, Merck Inc, Federal Land, Inc., Orix Metro Corporation, Robert Browns Wear Inc (Moose Gear & Moose Girl Apparel), Svenson Hair Institute, Marie France, Facial Care Centre, &, Metrobank, Magna Ikya Infotech. Inc.