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Height: Occupied
515 m / 1,690 ft
 
Height: To Tip
528 m / 1,732 ft
Height: Architectural
528 m / 1,732 ft
 
China Zun Tower Outline
Height: Observatory
503.5 m / 1,652 ft
Floors Above Ground
108
Floors Below Ground
7
Tower GFA
437,000 m² / 4,703,829 ft²

Facts

Official Name China Zun Tower
Other Names CITIC Plaza, Z15 Tower, China Honour Tower, Zhongguo Zun
Structure Type Building
Status Under Construction
Country China
City Beijing
Street Address & Map Guanghua Road
Building Function office
Structural Material composite
Proposed 2010
Construction Start 2012
Completion 2018

Companies Involved

Owner/Developer CITIC HEYE Investment CO., LTD.
Architect
Concept TFP Farrells; Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates; Beijing Institute of Architectural Design
Design Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
Architect of Record Beijing Institute of Architectural Design; CITIC General Institute of Architectural Design & Research Co., Ltd.
Structural Engineer Arup; Beijing Institute of Architectural Design
MEP Engineer Parsons Brinckerhoff Consultants Private Limited; Beijing Institute of Architectural Design
Other Consultant
Façade ALT Limited
• Façade Maintenance Altitude Façade Access Consulting Pty Ltd
• Lighting Brandston Partnership, Inc.
• Property Management Jones Lang LaSalle, Inc.
• Wind RWDI

About China Zun Tower

China Zun Tower will be the flagship building of Beijing’s comprehensively planned 30-hectare central business district core. The 528-meter-tall tower will stand far above its surroundings and become one of the most prominent icons of the city. See Project Case Study

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19-20 Sep 2014 – Tour Report

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Would Software Replace Engineers?: A Case Study on the Structural Design of Beijing "China Zun" Tower
17 Sep 2014 – Peng Liu, Arup

Design Challenges of the 3 Tallest Buildings in North/ East/ South China
16 Sep 2014 – Kam Chuen (Vincent) Tse & Lung Wai (Herbert) Lam, Parsons Brinckerhoff

Interview: Integration of Tall Buildings
10 Jun 2013 – Sir Terry Farrell, Farrells

Research Papers

Case Study: China Zun Tower, Beijing
15 Sep 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2014 Issue III

China Zun: Shaping the Future Skyline of Beijing
15 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings

Design Challenges of the 3 Tallest Buildings in North/ East/ South China
15 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings

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Case Study: China Zun Tower, Beijing
15 Sep 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2014 Issue III; Robert Whitlock & Li Lei, Kohn Pedersen Fox; Luo Nengjun, CITIC Heye Investment Co. Ltd.; Liu Peng, Arup
China Zun Tower will be the flagship building of Beijing’s comprehensively planned 30-hectare central business district core. The 528-meter-tall tower will stand far…
China Zun: Shaping the Future Skyline of Beijing
15 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings; Weiping Shao, Beijing Institute of Architectural Design
Due to the site location, China Zun has been a high-profile project from the very beginning. The new height of 528m would make the China Zun the new landmark for the…
Design Challenges of the 3 Tallest Buildings in North/ East/ South China
15 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings; Kam Chuen (Vincent) Tse, Lung Wai (Herbert) Lam, Sheung Lai (Eddie) Leung & Leung Wing (Daniel) Ho, Parsons Brinckerhoff
This paper describes the MEP and VTS design challenges of the tallest buildings in three major cities in China; namely, Beijing, Suzhou and Guangzhou. The 530m Guangzhou…
Urban Models for the 21st Century
Sep 2012 – CTBUH 2012 9th World Congress, Shanghai; Stefan Krummeck, TFP Farrells Limited
Recently, Asia has witnessed an astonishing proliferation of high-rise buildings. Towers are growing in numbers and in height which presents enormous opportunities and…

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