TaiKoo Hui Tower 2

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Height: Architectural 165 m / 541 ft
Height: Occupied 136.6 m / 448 ft
Height: To Tip 165 m / 541 ft
Floors Above Ground 29
Floors Below Ground 4
# of Elevators 16
Development GFA 410,000 m² / 4,413,203 ft²


Official Name TaiKoo Hui Tower 2
Name of Complex TaiKoo Hui
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country China
City Guangzhou
Street Address & Map 381 Tianhe Road
Postal Code 510620
Building Function office
Structural Material composite
  • Core: Reinforced Concrete
  • Columns: Concrete Encased Steel
  • Floor Spanning: Steel
Energy Label LEED Gold
Construction Start 2008
Completion 2011
Official Website Taikoo Hui
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
City Ranking #81 Tallest in Guangzhou

Companies Involved

Owner TaiKoo Hui (Guangzhou) Development Company Limited
Developer Guangzhou Da Yang Properties; Swire Properties Limited
Design Arquitectonica
Architect of Record Guangzhou Design Institute
Structural Engineer
Design Thornton Tomasetti
MEP Engineer
• (not specified) Meinhardt
Project Manager TaiKoo Hui (Guangzhou) Development Company Limited
Main Contractor China State Construction Engineering Corporation
Other Consultant
Façade Hugh Dutton Associes
Material Supplier
• Steel China Construction Steel Structure Corporation


The Roots of Tall Buildings: Connecting the City
17 Oct 2016 – Peter Brannan, Arquitectonica

The Inevitability of Global Adaptation: Eastern and Western Developers Practicing Internationally
26 Oct 2015 – Samuel Luckino & Peter Brannan, Arquitectonica

Research Papers

The Roots of Tall Buildings: Connecting the City
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism

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