Taipei

Facts

# of 150m+ buildings

14 Completed • 2 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

74

Tallest City in

the World
#

46

Tallest City in

Asia
#

2

Tallest City in

China

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

TAIPEI 101

508 m / 1,667 ft

2

Taipei Sky Tower

280 m / 919 ft

3

Taipei Nanshan Plaza

271.5 m / 891 ft

4

Fubon Group Xinyi Headquarters

266.3 m / 874 ft

5

Shin Kong Life Tower

244.8 m / 803 ft

6

Cathay Landmark

212 m / 696 ft

7

Farglory Financial Center

208.3 m / 683 ft

8

Far Eastern Plaza 2

165 m / 541 ft

9

Far Eastern Plaza 1

165 m / 541 ft

10

Yihwa International Residential Tower A

160 m / 525 ft

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Videos

03 November 2016

Building on Unprecedented Performance: TAIPEI 101

Perhaps what is most notable about the TAIPEI 101 performance upgrade is not its complexity, but rather that the tower was already relatively efficient. All...

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Research

01 February 2018

The Global Tall Building Picture: Impact of 2017

In 2017, 144 buildings of 200 meters’ height or greater were completed. This is the fourth record-breaking year in a row, and it brings the...

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Global News

09 August 2019

Taipei 101 Damper Experienced Record Movement Due to Earthquake

The tuned mass damper in the Taipei 101 skyscraper moved 15 centimeters due to an earthquake early Thursday, 8 August, according to the building management....

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