oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - BankCity, Johannesburg
|Article Title||BankCity, Johannesburg|
|© Publisher:||South African Institution Of Civil Engineering (SAICE)|
|Journal||Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese|
|Author||Roland Macleod, Neil, Oppenheim, James & Orlopp|
|Publication Date||Dec 1962|
|Pages||13 - 15|
|Keyword(s)||BankCity, Barclays National Bank, First National Bank and Johannesburg CBD|
In 1986 the then Barclays National Bank (to become First National Bank after Barclays withdrew from South Africa) turned its mind to the future and banking's growing electronic needs. After thorough investigation the Bank decided to build new corporate headquarters, and a process was set in motion that started to bear fruit when Phase One of BankCity, their new complex in Johannesburg's Central Business District was completed in March 1992. The project, which has been descriptionbed as the largest commercial building project in the southern hemisphere, is transforming the western sector of the District.
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