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Facts
Official Name KK100
Former / Other Names Kingkey Finance Center Plaza, Kingkey Finance Tower
KK100 Development
Kingkey 100
Type building
Status Completed
Country China
City Shenzhen
Street Address 5016 Shennan East Road (Map)
Building Function hotel / office
Structural Material composite
Energy Label LEED Gold
Proposed 2004
Start of Construction 2007
Completion 2011
Global Ranking #10 tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #7 tallest in Asia (excluding the Middle East)
National Ranking #4 tallest in China
City Ranking #1 tallest in Shenzhen
Figures
Height: Architectural 441.8 meter / 1449 feet
Height: Occupied 427.1 meter / 1401 feet
Height: To Tip 441.8 meter / 1449 feet
Height: Observatory 427.1 meter / 1401 feet
Floors Above Ground 100
Floors Below Ground 4
# of Elevators 66
Top Elevator Speed 9 m/s
Tower GFA 220,000 m² / 2,368,060 ft²
Development GFA 417,000 m² / 4,488,551 ft²
# of Hotel Rooms 249
# of Parking Spaces 2000
Companies Involved
Owner/Developer Shenzhen Kingkey Real Estate Development Co. Ltd
Architects
Design TFP Farrells
Architect of Record Huasen Architectural & Engineering Designing Consultants Ltd.
Structural Engineer RBS Architectural Engineering Design Associates
MEP Engineer Arup
Main Contractor China Construction Fourth Engineering Division Corp. Ltd.
Material Supplier
• Sealants Dow Corning Corporation
About KK100
As part of the larger KK100 development, the new curved tower is a powerful addition to Shenzhen. The intricate detailing of the facade, as well as the bell-shaped entry canopy, draw users into the building. At the curving pinnacle of the tower, striking hotel amenities are placed in a suspended egg form, accessed through an 18-story-high atrium. These public spaces offer panoramic views of the city and a wholly unique experience. See Project Case Study
CTBUH Awards
2012 Best Tall Building Asia & Australasia Finalist
CTBUH 11th Annual Awards, (See the CTBUH Awards Book)

Technical Papers
Urban Models for the 21st Century
Stefan Krummeck (TFP Farrells), CTBUH Shanghai Congress

Other CTBUH Links
KK100, Shenzhen
CTBUH Featured Tall Building, 2013
Eighty Iconic Asian Skyscrapers
CTBUH Shanghai Congress, 2012
A Year in Review: Trends of 2011
CTBUH Report, 2012
Tallest Buildings Completed in 2011
CTBUH Poster, 2012
A Private View: CTBUH Tour of KK100 Tower
CTBUH Tour, 2011