Oriental Pearl Television Tower

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Height: Occupied
342 m / 1,122 ft
Height: To Tip
468 m / 1,535 ft
Height: Architectural
468 m / 1,535 ft
Oriental Pearl Television Tower Outline
Height: Observatory
342 m / 1,122 ft
Floors Above Ground
Floors Below Ground
# of Elevators
Top Elevator Speed
6.94 m/s


Official Name Oriental Pearl Television Tower
Structure Type Tower
Status Completed
Country China
City Shanghai
Street Address & Map 2 Lane 504 Lujiazui Road
Building Function telecommunications / observation
Structural Material concrete
Construction Start 1990
Completion 1995

Companies Involved

Design Shanghai Modern Architectural Design Company
Architect of Record East China Architectural Design & Research Institute
Material Supplier
• Elevator Otis Elevator Company

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH / Nakheel Asia Tour Report
19-29 Apr 2007 – Tour Report

Research Papers

World’s Highest Observation Decks
Aug 2015 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue III

A New Leader for Telecom Towers
Jun 2012 – CTBUH Journal, 2012 Issue II

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