1 Sentral (also known as Menara Pejabat, Lot N, Menara MRCB) is an award-winning 30-storey office tower that is part of the KL Sentral area. This contemporary corporate office building uses excellent design techniques, which makes it both aesthetically pleasing as well as eco-friendly. As a result, 1 Sentral won the award for FIABCI Malaysian Chapter Proerty Award for Office Development Category in 2008.
1 Sentral was developed by Lembaga Tabung Haji / MRCB and was completed in 2007. It has a Gross Development Value (GDV) of RM161 million. The total built-up size of 1 Sentral is 453,000 sf and is on freehold land. Facilities in 1 Sentral include centralised air-conditioning with 1 AHU per floor, a 24 hour CCTV security system, fibre optics capabilities, an intelligent fire protection system, and 6 lifts (including 1 goods lift).
The buildings around KL Sentral were awarded Multimedia Super Corridor (MSC) Cybercentre status in 2006. As a result, it has boosted the image that the KL Sentral area has as it is an attractive choice for companies that want to take advantage of the benefits that come with being certified as a MSC company, whilst still being in close proximity to their clients.
The main tenant of 1 Sentral is Price Waterhouse Coopers, MRCB, and GE (General Electric), and Regus which means potential renters of 1 Sentral are in very good company. It is located at the well-known transportation hub of KL Sentral, which is accessible from many parts of Kuala Lumpur, Selangor, and even other buses and trains that service the area from other parts of Malaysia and overseas.
Like the other office buildings in the KL Sentral precinct, 1 Sentral screams prestige due to its location and prestige. It also helps that it is a MSC-status building, which will assist companies to take advantage of everything that being a MSC company can have. The anchor tenant here is PWC, which is a globally known brand (one of the “big 4” accounting firms in the world). Other tenants include other giant local and global brands such as General Electric.
If your company has the budget to move to 1 Sentral, this may be a great option for you as this address impresses clients and it is easy for both workers and clients to access since it is in the KL Sentral area. However, if you are not sure whether 1 Sentral is the place for your company to be, then there are other cheaper alternatives on the market which will suit the budget.