Beijing Yintai Centre - PICC Office Tower

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Height: Architectural 186 m / 610 ft
Height: Occupied 168 m / 551 ft
Height: To Tip 186 m / 610 ft
Floors Above Ground 42
Floors Below Ground 4
# of Elevators 16
Top Elevator Speed 6 m/s
Tower GFA 73,500 m² / 791,147 ft²
Development GFA 350,000 m² / 3,767,369 ft²


Official Name Beijing Yintai Centre - PICC Office Tower
Name of Complex Beijing Yintai Centre
Other Names PICC Office Tower, Silvertie Center Tower 3
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country China
City Beijing
Street Address & Map 2 Jianguomenwai Street, Chaoyang District
Building Function office
Structural Material steel
Proposed 2001
Construction Start 2002
Completion 2008
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
City Ranking #21 Tallest in Beijing

Companies Involved

Owner Beijing Urban Construction Design Institute
Developer Beijing Yintai Property
Design John Portman & Associates
Architect of Record China Electronics Engineering Design Institute
Structural Engineer
• (not specified) John Portman & Associates; LeMessurier
MEP Engineer
• (not specified) Newcomb & Boyd; Parsons Brinckerhoff Consultants Private Limited
Project Manager Bovis Lend Lease; John Portman & Associates
Main Contractor Beijing Urban Construction Design Institute
Other Consultant
• (not specified) RWDI; Shanghai Grand Tower Steel Structure; Shenzhen JianShengHe Steel Structure
Material Supplier
• Steel China Construction Steel Structure Corporation


30 Years in China: An Architect/Developer’s Perspective
19 Sep 2012 – John Portman, John Portman & Associates

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