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Figures

Height: Architectural 131 m / 430 ft
Height: Occupied 114 m / 374 ft
Height: To Tip 131 m / 430 ft
Floors Above Ground 29
Floors Below Ground 2
# of Elevators 10
Top Elevator Speed 3.5 m/s
Tower GFA 40,354 m² / 434,367 ft²
# of Parking Spaces 180

Facts

Official Name Eastern Harbor International Tower
Other Names Harbour One
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country China
City Shanghai
Street Address & Map 1080 East Daming Road
Building Function office
Structural Material concrete
Proposed 2006
Construction Start 2009
Completion 2011
Official Website Eastern International Harbor Tower

Companies Involved

Owner Shanghai Zhanpeng Development Co., Ltd.
Developer Shanghai Eastern Harbour Development Co., Ltd.
Architect
Design Heller Manus Architects
Structural Engineer
Design Shanghai Concept Engineering Consulting Co., Ltd.

About Eastern Harbor International Tower

Sited on a plot of land in Shanghai that offers dramatic views of the Pudong and Bund districts, the new tower involved the remediation of a brownfield site to take full advantage of the location. Beginning with the site overhaul, the sustainability of the development became a feature of the building, and is now the first LEED Core & Shell certified Gold high-rise office building in Shanghai.

To meet the LEED criteria, the design called for several innovative and sustainable features: a rooftop garden, solar shades on the building exterior, a rainwater harvesting system, and, finally, building-integrated photovoltaics, which contribute 12.5% of the total building energy need. The overall form and materiality of the tower was dictated by environmental conditions, with orientation and transparency being considered to optimize solar exposure.

In addition, the building offers a variety of amenities including a swimming pool, health club, and retail space, with a restaurant located on the roof, 120 meters above ground level.

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