Plaza 66

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Height: Architectural 288.2 m / 945 ft
Height: Occupied 247.5 m / 812 ft
Height: To Tip 288.2 m / 945 ft
Floors Above Ground 66
Floors Below Ground 3
# of Elevators 19
Top Elevator Speed 7 m/s
Tower GFA 131,100 m² / 1,411,149 ft²


Official Name Plaza 66
Name of Complex Plaza 66
Other Names Heng Long Square
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country China
City Shanghai
Street Address & Map 1266 Nanjing Xi Lu
Postal Code 200040
Building Function office
Structural Material concrete
Construction Start 1994
Completion 2001
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Global Ranking #221 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #131 Tallest in Asia
City Ranking #6 Tallest in Shanghai

Original Companies Involved

Developer Hang Lung Group
Design Frank CY Feng Architects & Associates; Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
Architect of Record East China Architectural Design & Research Institute
Structural Engineer
Design Thornton Tomasetti
MEP Engineer
• (not specified) Associated Consulting Engineers; Parsons Brinckerhoff Consultants Private Limited
Main Contractor Shanghai Construction Group
Other Consultant
• Wind RWDI
Material Supplier
• Ceiling Armstrong World Industries
• Elevator Schindler

Retrofit Companies Involved

Other Consultant
• Vertical Transportation KONE
Material Supplier
• Elevator KONE

CTBUH Initiatives

Seven Cities Winter Spaces Walking Tour
29 Jan 2015 – Tour Report


Structural & Geotechnic Engineering Q&A
17 Oct 2016 – William O'Donnell, DeSimone Consulting Engineers; Dennis Poon, Thornton Tomasetti; SawTeen Seen, Leslie E. Robertson Associates

Fazlur Kahn Lifetime Achievement Medal: A Lifetime’s Engineering Collaboration
18 Oct 2012 – Charles Thornton & Richard Tomasetti, Thornton Tomasetti

Interview: Fazlur Khan Winner: Charles Thornton & Richard Tomasetti
18 Oct 2012 – Charles Thornton, Thornton Tomasetti

Research Papers

The Tallest Concrete Building in Shanghai, China – Plaza 66
Feb 2001 – CTBUH 2001 6th World Congress, Melbourne

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