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Figures

Height: Architectural 234.5 m / 769 ft
Height: Occupied 221 m / 725 ft
Height: To Tip 234.5 m / 769 ft
Floors Above Ground 58
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 T6
Name of Complex Raffles City Chongqing
Other Names Chongqing Chaotiamen Tower 6
Structure Type Building
Status Architecturally Topped Out
Country China
City Chongqing
Street Address & Map Chaotiamen, Yuzhong District
Building Function residential / 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 Safdie Architects; Chongqing Architecture and Design Institute; P & T Group
Structural Engineer
Design Arup; East China Architectural Design & Research Institute
MEP Engineer
Design Parsons Brinckerhoff Consultants Private Limited
Main Contractor China Construction Eighth Engineering Division
Other Consultant
• Cost Rider Levett Bucknall
• Quantity Surveyor Rider Levett Bucknall
• Wind RWDI
Material Supplier
• Crane Favelle Favco Group

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

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

Wind Induced Structure Responses Study on RCCQ Project
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism

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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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