Capitol TwinPeaks, the flagship residential venture of the Sanken Group, located on the Beira lakefront in Colombo 2, held a private Topping-Up ceremony at its 50th-storey rooftop, in March 2019. The globally adhered to tradition, marks the completion of its project superstructure whilst felicitating all stakeholders involved in the projects progression, an astounding six months ahead of schedule.
The project, which broke ground in November 2016, has exceeded expectations in terms of delivery timelines and international interest. With the remarkable progress of the project, Sanken continues to be at the forefront of construction and real estate in Sri Lanka, reaffirming the trust of local and international investors in Sri Lanka as a destination for worthy real estate investment.
Managing Director, Capitol TwinPeaks – Rohana Wannigama welcomed guests from the Central Bank, the Condominium Management Association (CMA), the Urban Development Authority (UDA), the Colombo Municipal Council (CMC), The Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB), The Water Board, Hatton National Bank (HNB), other Banking Partners, as well as the Senior Management of Sanken Group and its subsidiaries.
The ceremonious final concrete laying was coupled with traditional Kandyan drummers, confetti cannons and the release of 1,000 helium balloons. With a champagne toast led by Chairman, Sanken Group – Mahen Weerasekera, Colombo’s night sky was taken over with a spectacular fireworks and light show.
Commenting at the event, Chairman, Sanken Group – Mahen Weerasekera said, “The completion of the Superstructure is yet another significant moment in the progress of Capitol TwinPeaks. It not only signifies a milestone in construction, but also presents a symbol of our pledge to deliver on time, whilst maintaining trust.” Thanking Hatton National Bank as the project funding partner, for its support and confidence in the project, Weersekera concluded “the project’s construction continues ahead of schedule, based on the tireless effort of our team. I take this opportunity to extend my gratitude to our Sanken Team for their dedicated and passionate commitment to deliver well ahead of time, as per specification.”