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Figures

Height: Architectural 354.5 m / 1,163 ft
Height: Occupied 347.3 m / 1,139 ft
Height: To Tip 354.5 m / 1,163 ft
Floors Above Ground 79
Floors Below Ground 3
Development GFA 1,134,260 m² / 12,209,073 ft²
# of Parking Spaces 3,300

Facts

Official Name Raffles City Chongqing T4N
Name of Complex Raffles City Chongqing
Other Names Chongqing Chaotiamen Tower 2
Structure Type Building
Status Under Construction
Country China
City Chongqing
Street Address & Map Chaotiamen, Yuzhong District
Building Function hotel / office / retail
Structural Material composite
  • Core: Reinforced Concrete
  • Columns: Concrete Encased Steel
  • Floor Spanning: Steel
Energy Label LEED Gold BD+C: Core and Shell
Proposed 2011
Construction Start 2015
Completion 2019
Official Website Chongqing Raffles City

Companies Involved

Owner/Developer Capita Malls Asia; CapitaLand Limited; Singbridge
Architect
Design Chongqing Architecture and Design Institute; Moshe Safdie and Associates; P & T Group
Structural Engineer
Design Arup; East China Architectural Design & Research Institute
MEP Engineer
Design Parsons Brinckerhoff Consultants Private Limited
Other Consultant
• Cost Rider Levett Bucknall
• Quantity Surveyor Rider Levett Bucknall
Material Supplier
• Crane Favelle Favco Group
• Elevator KONE

CTBUH Initiatives

2016 China-Japan-Korea Tall Building Forum
8 Jul 2016 – Event Invite

Videos

Dense Urbanism: The High-Rise Tower as a Building Block for the Public Realm
26 Oct 2015 – Moshe Safdie, Safdie Architects

Interview: Moshe Safdie
26 Oct 2015 – Moshe Safdie, Safdie Architects

Research Papers

Multi-Dimensional Hybrid Design and Construction of Skyscraper Cluster
Sep 2017 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 6 Number 3

Frontiers in High-Rise Outrigger Design
8 Aug 2017 – CTBUH Journal 2017 Issue III

Raffles City Chongqing Conservatory: Studies For a New Bridging Building Type
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism

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Multi-Dimensional Hybrid Design and Construction of Skyscraper Cluster
Sep 2017 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 6 Number 3; Aaron J. Wang, CapitaLand China Corporate
Designed by star architect of Moshes Safdie, Raffles City Chongqing includes a total of 6 mega high-rise towers 250 to 380m tall, a sky conservatory, a 5-storey high…
Frontiers in High-Rise Outrigger Design
8 Aug 2017 – CTBUH Journal 2017 Issue III; Hi sun Choi & Leonard M. Joseph, Thornton Tomasetti; SawTeen See, Leslie E. Robertson Associates; Rupa Garai, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP
In 2012, CTBUH published the first Outrigger Design for High-Rise Buildings Technical Guide. In 2016, the CTBUH Outrigger Working Group felt it would be beneficial to…
Raffles City Chongqing Conservatory: Studies For a New Bridging Building Type
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Jeffrey Huggins, Safdie Architects
One of the outgrowths of dense vertical urbanism is the challenge of interconnecting tall buildings at multiple levels in the sky. In order to have the super-connected…
Wind Induced Structure Responses Study on RCCQ Project
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Xiangdong Du, Jon Galsworthy & Greg Thompson, RWDI; Aaron Wang, CapitaLand China
The Raffles City Chongqing project is one of the largest developments in the world. Located between Chao Tian Men Square and Jiefangbei in Yuzhong District, Chongqing…
Evolution of Seismic Engineering and Design of Ultra Tall Buildings in China Innovations and Sustainability
Sep 2016 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 5 Number 3; Aaron J. Wang, CapitaLand Management
With the booming of construction and property industries in China, the demand for high-rises and mega-scale buildings with more integrated building functions, open- and…
The Evolution of Outrigger System in Tall Buildings
Mar 2016 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 5 Number 1; Goman Wai-Ming Ho, Arup
The structural efficiency of tall buildings heavily depends on the lateral stiffness and resistance capacity. Among those structural systems for tall buildings, outrigger…

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