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Height: Occupied
451.2 m / 1,480 ft
 
Height: To Tip
634 m / 2,080 ft
Height: Architectural
634 m / 2,080 ft
 
Tokyo Sky Tree Outline
Height: Observatory
451.2 m / 1,480 ft
Floors Below Ground
3
# of Elevators
13
Top Elevator Speed
10 m/s

Facts

Official Name Tokyo Sky Tree
Structure Type Tower
Status Completed
Country Japan
City Tokyo
Street Address & Map Oshiage 1-1-1
Building Function telecommunications / observation
Structural Material steel
Proposed 2006
Construction Start 2008
Completion 2012
Official Website Tkyo Sky Tree

Companies Involved

Architect
• Design NIKKEN SEKKEI LTD
Main Contractor Obayashi Corporation
Other Consultant
• (not specified) Toshiba Elevator and Building Systems Corporation (TELC)

CTBUH Initiatives

A New Leader for Telecom Towers
18-18 Feb 2014 – CTBUH Research Report

Global News

Opening Day Announced for Japan's Tallest
23 Oct 2013 – The Kintetsu Corp. has set March 7, 2014, as the…

Research Papers

The Fire-Resistant Design of Tokyo Sky Tree
May 2015 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue II

Tall Buildings in Numbers: A New Leader for Telecom Towers
May 2012 – CTBUH Journal, 2012 Issue II

Robotic High-Rise Construction of Pagoda Concept: Innovative Earthquake-Proof Design for the Tokyo Sky Tree
Oct 2011 – CTBUH 2011 Seoul Conference

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Papers Related to Tokyo Sky Tree

The Fire-Resistant Design of Tokyo Sky Tree
May 2015 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue II; Tomoyuki Someya, Nikken Sekkei Ltd.
As a critical asset for the city of Tokyo and its international reputation, the Tokyo Sky Tree was required to incorporate fire safety strategies that matched the…
Tall Buildings in Numbers: A New Leader for Telecom Towers
May 2012 – CTBUH Journal, 2012 Issue II; CTBUH Research
With the recent completion of two megatall telecommunication/observation towers it is perhaps time to review these structures and also explain why they are distinguished…
Robotic High-Rise Construction of Pagoda Concept: Innovative Earthquake-Proof Design for the Tokyo Sky Tree
Oct 2011 – CTBUH 2011 Seoul Conference; Thomas Bock & Thomas Linner, Technische Universit√§t M√ľnchen; Shino Miura, The University of Tokyo
The Tokyo Sky Tree was constructed by using techniques and components of its Automated Building Construction System (ABCS) which they have been developing since the 1980s…
Structural Design of Tokyo Sky Tree
Oct 2011 – CTBUH 2011 Seoul Conference; Atsuo Konishi, Structural Engineering Department, Nikken Sekkei Ltd.
Presented in this paper is an outline of a structural design of Tokyo Sky Tree which is a new core facility of digital broadcasting for Tokyo metropolitan area of Japan.…

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