Shanghai IFC South Tower Download PDF

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Height: Architectural 249.9 m / 820 ft
Height: Occupied 229.8 m / 754 ft
Height: To Tip 249.9 m / 820 ft
Floors Above Ground 58
Floors Below Ground 4
# of Elevators 45
Top Elevator Speed 7 m/s


Official Name Shanghai IFC South Tower
Complex Name Shanghai International Finance Center
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country China
City Shanghai
Street Address & Map 8 Century Avenue
Building Function hotel / office
Structural Material composite
Proposed 2003
Construction Start 2004
Completion 2009
Official Website Shanghai IFC
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Global Ranking #297 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #123 Tallest in Asia
National Ranking #85 Tallest in China
City Ranking #14 Tallest in Shanghai

Companies Involved

Owner/Developer Sun Hung Kai Properties
• Design Cesar Pelli & Associates
• Architect of Record P & T Group; ECADI
Structural Engineer Maunsell AECOM Group
MEP Engineer Parsons Brinckerhoff Consultants Private Limited
Project Manager Sun Hung Kai Properties
Main Contractor Shanghai Construction Group
Material Supplier
• Elevator KONE

CTBUH Initiatives

International Financial Center Technical Tour Report
19 Sep 2012 – Tour Report

CTBUH Releases Tallest Buildings Completed in 2009
Dec 2009 – CTBUH Journal Paper

Research Papers

Context to China’s Legacy of Tall Building Development
Jul 2012 – CTBUH Journal, 2012 Issue III

Tallest Buildings Completed in 2009
Dec 2009 – CTBUH Journal, 2010 Issue I