Sunshine 60 Tower

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Height: Architectural
240 m / 787 ft
Sunshine 60 Tower Outline
Height: Observatory
222 m / 728 ft (est)
Floors Above Ground
Floors Below Ground
# of Elevators
Top Elevator Speed
10 m/s
Tower GFA
241,546 m² / 2,599,980 ft²


Official Name Sunshine 60 Tower
Other Names Ikebukuro Building
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country Japan
City Tokyo
Street Address & Map 1-1, 3 Higashi-Ikebukuro
Building Function office
Structural Material composite
  • Core: Reinforced Concrete
  • Columns: Steel
  • Floor Spanning: Steel
Construction Start 1973
Completion 1978
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Regional Ranking #392 Tallest in Asia
National Ranking #10 Tallest in Japan
City Ranking #4 Tallest in Tokyo

Companies Involved

Design Mitsubishi Estate A&E
Main Contractor Kajima Corporation; Obayashi Corporation; Shimizu Corporation; Taisei Corporation
Material Supplier
• Elevator Mitsubishi Elevator and Escalator

CTBUH Initiatives

Vertical Transportation: Ascent & Acceleration
12 Sep 2017 – CTBUH Research

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