Raffles City Hangzhou Tower 1 Download PDF

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Height: Architectural 256.3 m / 841 ft
Height: Occupied 239.1 m / 784 ft
Height: To Tip 256.3 m / 841 ft
Floors Above Ground 61
Floors Below Ground 2
# of Elevators 12


Official Name Raffles City Hangzhou Tower 1
Name of Complex Raffles City
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country China
City Hangzhou
Street Address & Map Fuchun Road
Building Function serviced apartments / SOHO / office / retail
Structural Material composite
Energy Label LEED Gold BD+C: Core and Shell
Construction Start 2010
Completion 2017
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Global Ranking #315 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #179 Tallest in Asia
City Ranking #4 Tallest in Hangzhou

Companies Involved

Developer CapitaLand Limited
Design UN Studio
Architect of Record China United Engineering Corporation
Structural Engineer
Design Arup
MEP Engineer
Design Shanghai SAIYO Construction Engineering Co.,Ltd; Arup
Main Contractor Shanghai Construction No.4 (Group) Co., Ltd.
Other Consultant
• Cost Davis Langdon & Seah
Façade Shenyang Yuanda Aluminium Industry Engineering Co.,Ltd.; Meinhardt; Permasteelisa Group
• Façade Maintenance Access Advisors Ltd.
• Fire Arup
• Landscape TOPO Design Group. LLC
• Lighting Ag Licht; LEOX
• Quantity Surveyor Davis Langdon
• Traffic MVA Transportation, Planning & Management Consultants
Material Supplier
• Cladding Hilti AG

Research Papers

Raffles City in Hangzhou China - The Engineering of a ‘Vertical City’ of Vibrant Waves
Mar 2017 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 6 Number 1

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

From Block to Blob and Back Again
Nov 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2014 Issue IV

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