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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
# of Elevators
Top Elevator Speed
10 m/s


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

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 – Osaka

Research Papers

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

Structural Design of Tokyo Sky Tree
Oct 2011 – CTBUH 2011 Seoul Conference