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Height: Occupied
497.6 m / 1,633 ft
 
Height: To Tip
556 m / 1,824 ft
Height: Architectural
554.5 m / 1,819 ft
 
Lotte World Tower Outline
Height: Observatory
497.6 m / 1,633 ft
Floors Above Ground
123
Floors Below Ground
6
# of Elevators
58
Top Elevator Speed
10 m/s
Tower GFA
304,081 m² / 3,273,101 ft²
Development GFA
505,294 m² / 5,438,939 ft²
# of Hotel Rooms
260

Facts

Official Name Lotte World Tower
Other Names Lotte Jamsil Super Tower, Lotte World Premium Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Under Construction
Country South Korea
City Seoul
Street Address & Map Shinchon-Dong, Songpa-Ku
Building Function hotel / office
Structural Material composite
Construction Start 2011
Completion 2016

CTBUH Initiatives

The Tallest 20 in 2020: Entering the Era of the Megatall
7 Dec 2011 – CTBUH Research

Lotte Jamsil Super Tower Tour Report
10 Oct 2011 – Tour Report

The Frozen Han: Wintry Seoul
18-25 Jan 2011 – Tour Report

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The Tallest 20 in 2020
7 Dec 2011, Chicago – CTBUH Research
Within this decade we will likely witness not only the world’s first kilometer-tall building, but also the completion of a significant number of buildings over 600 meters.
Lotte Jamsil Super Tower Tour Report
10 Oct 2011, Seoul – Tour Report
A tour was hosted at the Lotte Jamsil Super Tower construction site that was abuzz with the activity of trucks and cranes.
The Frozen Han: Wintry Seoul
18-25 Jan 2011, Seoul – Tour Report
CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood and 12 advanced architectural students from the Illinois Institute of Technology visit Seoul to work on a hypothetical tall building design project.
Seoul, Songdo and Meetings
May 2010, Seoul – Tour Report
Executive Director, Antony Wood, embarked to Seoul to begin the organization of the anticipated Seoul 2011 conference and tour local tall buildings.

Global News

Small Sinkholes Near Lotte World Tower in Seoul Draw Concern
29 Jul 2014 – Seoul

Seoul’s Lotte World Tower Opening Put on Ice
15 Jul 2014 – Seoul

“A Lotte” Safety Concerns for Seoul Skyscraper Project
15 May 2014 – Seoul

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Small Sinkholes Near Lotte World Tower in Seoul Draw Concern
29 Jul 2014 – Seoul, South Korea
For the developers of the Lotte World Tower in Seoul, a mysteriously shrinking lake and the appearance of small sinkholes in residential neighborhoods couldn't have come…
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Seoul’s Lotte World Tower Opening Put on Ice
15 Jul 2014 – Seoul, South Korea
Lotte is seeking permission from the Seoul Metropolitan Government (SMG) to open the lower part of the 123-story building first, before completing construction on the…
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“A Lotte” Safety Concerns for Seoul Skyscraper Project
15 May 2014 – Seoul, South Korea
Safety concerns still abound for retail giant Lotte Group’s 123-story Lotte World Tower in Seoul, South Korea, prompting the Seoul city government to preemptively deny…
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More Accidents at Lotte World Site
8 Apr 2014 – Seoul, South Korea
An employee was killed during construction of the second Lotte World complex in Seoul, renewing safety concerns about the high-rise building. The worker was killed after…
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Helicopter Crash Brings Skyscraper Fears to the Surface
25 Nov 2013 – Seoul, South Korea
Last week a helicopter clipped the side of the 38-story I-Park 102 high-rise apartment building in Seoul, crashing to the ground and killing both pilots but harming none…

Videos

A Super High Rise in Seoul
Oct 2011 – Leslie E. Robertson & Saw Teen See, Leslie E. Robertson Associates

Lotte World Tower
Oct 2011 – David Paul McLean, Lotte Engineering & Construction

Lotte World Tower: Vertical Meets Horizontal
Oct 2011 – James von Klemperer, KPF

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A Super High Rise in Seoul
Oct 2011 – Presentation at CTBUH 2011 Seoul Conference; Leslie E. Robertson & Saw Teen See, Leslie E. Robertson Associates
When completed, the Lotte Jamsil Super Tower, at 555-meter, will be the tallest building in Seoul. The mat foundation is completed, and the tower construction is on-going…
Lotte World Tower
Oct 2011 – Presentation at CTBUH 2011 Seoul Conference; David Paul McLean, Lotte Engineering & Construction
Lotte World Tower is a mixed-use building with 6 basement levels and 123 levels above ground. It includes Hotel, Office, Officetel and Retail function. The highest…
Lotte World Tower: Vertical Meets Horizontal
Oct 2011 – Presentation at CTBUH 2011 Seoul Conference; James von Klemperer, KPF
After years of study by a series of architectural teams, the Lotte Supertower is being constructed in southern Seoul. The KPF design integrates the 555 meter tower with a…
Solar Reflectivity Studies
Oct 2011 – Presentation at CTBUH 2011 Seoul Conference; Charles D. Clift, Curtain Wall Design and Consulting
This presentation includes a computational fluid dynamics (CFD) computer simulation that tracks specular solar reflection. Graphical display of light intensity patterns…
Supertall Building in Korea
Oct 2011 – Presentation at CTBUH 2011 Seoul Conference; Jungmyon Francis Lee, BAUM Architects
Lotte World Tower is expected as the first over-100-story building which will be completed near future, by 1015, in Korea. 123-story of 555-meter super tall building to…
Symbiosis: Supertalls and Future Cities
2 Feb 2010 – Presentation at CTBUH 2010 Mumbai Conference; James von Klemperer, KPF
KPF has designed some of the most iconic tall buildings around the world, including the Shanghai World Financial Centre which won the CTBUH 2008 Best Tall Building Award…

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Research Papers

The Tallest 20 in 2020: Entering the Era of the Megatall
Jan 2012 – CTBUH Journal, 2012 Issue I

Tall Buildings in Numbers: South Korea: Past, Present and Future
Oct 2011 – CTBUH Journal, 2011 Issue IV