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Facts
Official Name Tokyo Sky Tree
Type tower
Status Completed
Country Japan
City Tokyo
Street Address Oshiage 1-1-1 (Map)
Building Function telecommunications / observation
Structural Material steel
Proposed 2006
Start of Construction 2008
Completion 2012
Global Ranking #2 tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #1 tallest in Asia (excluding the Middle East)
National Ranking #1 tallest in Japan
City Ranking #1 tallest in Tokyo
Official Website Tkyo Sky Tree
Figures
Height: Architectural 634.0 meter / 2080 feet
Height: Occupied 451.2 meter / 1480 feet
Height: To Tip 634.0 meter / 2080 feet
Height: Observatory 451.2 meter / 1480 feet
Floors Below Ground 3
# of Elevators 13
Top Elevator Speed 10 m/s
Companies Involved
Architect NIKKEN SEKKEI
Main Contractor Obayashi Gumi Corporation
Other Consultant Toshiba Elevator and Building Systems Corporation (TELC)
Other CTBUH Links
A New Leader for Telecom Towers
CTBUH Report, 2012