Beijing Yintai Centre - Park Tower Download PDF


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Height: Architectural 250 m / 820 ft
Height: Occupied 227 m / 745 ft
Height: To Tip 250 m / 820 ft
Floors Above Ground 63
Floors Below Ground 4
# of Elevators 22
Top Elevator Speed 6 m/s
Tower GFA 113,000 m² / 1,216,322 ft²
Development GFA 350,000 m² / 3,767,369 ft²
# of Parking Spaces 1,672

Facts

Official Name Beijing Yintai Centre - Park Tower
Name of Complex Beijing Yintai Centre
Other Names Park Tower, SilverTie Center Tower 2, Yintai World Trade Center Tower 2
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country China
City Beijing
Street Address & Map 2 Jianguomenwai Street, Chaoyang District
Building Function residential / hotel
Structural Material steel
Proposed 2001
Construction Start 2002
Completion 2008
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Global Ranking #250 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #129 Tallest in Asia
National Ranking #90 Tallest in China
City Ranking #3 Tallest in Beijing

Companies Involved

Owner Beijing Urban Construction Design Institute
Developer Beijing Yintai Property
Architect
• Design John Portman & Associates
• Architect of Record China Electronics Engineering Design Institute
Structural Engineer John Portman & Associates; LeMessurier Consultants
MEP Engineer Parsons Brinckerhoff Consultants Private Limited; Newcomb & Boyd
Project Manager Bovis Lend Lease; John Portman & Associates
Main Contractor Beijing Urban Construction Design Institute
Other Consultant
• Wind RWDI
• (not specified) Shenzhen JianShengHe Steel Structure; Shanghai Grand Tower Steel Structure
Material Supplier
• Elevator Otis Elevator Company

CTBUH Initiatives

Beijing Regional Tour Report: Transforming China's Capital
21-22 Sep 2012 – Tour Report

CTBUH Releases Tallest Buildings Completed in 2007
Dec 2007 – CTBUH Journal Paper

Videos

30 Years in China: An Architect/Developer’s Perspective
18 Sep 2012 – John Portman, John Portman & Associates

Research Papers

30 Years in China: An Architect/Developer’s Perspective
Sep 2012 – CTBUH 2012 9th World Congress, Shanghai

Tallest Buildings Completed in 2007
Dec 2007 – CTBUH Research