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Height: Occupied
387.5 m / 1,271 ft
Height: To Tip
412 m / 1,352 ft
Height: Architectural
412 m / 1,352 ft
Two International Finance Centre Outline
Floors Above Ground
Floors Below Ground
# of Elevators
Top Elevator Speed
10.6 m/s
Tower GFA
185,805 m² / 1,999,988 ft²
Development GFA
437,000 m² / 4,703,829 ft²
# of Parking Spaces


Official Name Two International Finance Centre
Name of Complex International Finance Center Hong Kong
Other Names 2 IFC
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country China
City Hong Kong
Street Address & Map 8 Finance Street
Building Function office
Structural Material composite
Energy Label LEED Gold
Proposed 1996
Construction Start 2000
Completion 2003
Official Website International Finance Center
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Global Ranking #17 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #10 Tallest in Asia
National Ranking #7 Tallest in China
City Ranking #2 Tallest in Hong Kong

Companies Involved

Owner/Developer Central Waterfront Property Project Management Company Ltd.
Design Cesar Pelli & Associates
Architect of Record Rocco Design Architects Limited
Structural Engineer
Design Arup
Peer Review Leslie E. Robertson Associates
MEP Engineer J. Roger Preston Group
Main Contractor E Man-Sanfield JV Construction
Other Consultant
• Acoustics Shen Milsom Wilke, Inc.
• Cost Rider Levett Bucknall
• Environmental Westwood Hong & Associates Ltd
Façade Adamson Associates; Israel Berger & Associates
• Landscape Urbis
• Security Rolf Jensen & Associates
• Traffic MVA Transportation, Planning & Management Consultants
• Urban Planner Designscape International Ltd.
Vertical Transportation Lerch Bates
• Wind RWDI
• (not specified) Dow Corning Corporation
Material Supplier
• Cladding Permasteelisa Group
• Elevator Otis Elevator Company
• Paint/Coating AkzoNobel

CTBUH Initiatives

Hong Kong & Shenzhen Tour Report: Touring Two Tall Cities
21-22 Sep 2012 – Tour Report

Discovering Asia, from Moscow
22 Apr-1 May 2009 – Tour Report

CTBUH / Nakheel Asia Tour Report
18-28 Apr 2007 – Tour Report


Interview: Hong Kong's Role in the History of the Chinese Skyscraper
20 Sep 2012 – Christine Bruckner, AIA Hong Kong

The Design Process of Complex Architectural Facades
19 Sep 2012 – Bert van de Linde, Technical Director, Permasteelisa Group

Research Papers

The Foundation Design for Two Super High-Rise Buildings in Hong Kong
Oct 2004 – CTBUH 2004 Seoul Conference

Two International Finance Centre
Oct 2004 – CTBUH 2004 Seoul Conference