Shinjuku Center Building

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Height: Architectural 222.8 m / 731 ft
Height: To Tip 222.8 m / 731 ft
Floors Above Ground 54
Floors Below Ground 4
# of Elevators 32
Tower GFA 183,063 m² / 1,970,474 ft²


Official Name Shinjuku Center Building
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country Japan
City Tokyo
Street Address & Map 1-25-1 Nishi Shinjuku
Building Function office / retail
Structural Material concrete/steel
Construction Start 1976
Completion 1979
Official Website Shinjuku Center Building
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
National Ranking #19 Tallest in Japan
City Ranking #12 Tallest in Tokyo

Companies Involved

Owner Tokyo Tatemono Co., Ltd.
Design Taisei Corporation
Main Contractor Taisei Corporation


Fazlur Khan Lifetime Achievement Medal: Seismic Design and Structural Engineering: Implications for our World Today
3 Nov 2011 – Dr. Akira Wada, Professor Emeritus, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Research Papers

Seismic Retrofit of High-Rise with Deformation-Dependent Oil Dampers against Long-Period Ground Motions
Sep 2016 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 5 Number 3

Seismic Retrofit of High-Rise Building with Deformation-Dependent Oil Dampers
Oct 2011 – CTBUH 2011 Seoul Conference

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