About

Member Since: 2010

Member Offices: Shanghai

Affiliated to Shanghai Xiandai Architectural Design Group, East China Architectural Design & Research Institute (ECADI) is one of China’s most influential architectural design institutions.

ECADI is dedicated to enhancing high-end market share and reputation, thus establishing a benchmark for China’s proprietary brands. They uphold the entrepreneurship of “Efficient, Cooperative, Advanced, Dedicated, Innovated” to develop its business nationwide and worldwide.

With the positioning of “International ideas, Chinese practice”, as well as the philosophy and brand image of “ECADI design, International quality, Local service”, ECADI strives to become an international design company taking a lead in China and boasting international competitiveness.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture; Environmental Engineering; Geotechnic / Foundations; Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing; Project Management; Research Institute; Structural Engineering; Urban Design

Membership details

Membership Level

Gold

Member Since

2010

Member Offices

  • Shanghai

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Never Completed

Proposed

Vision

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Shanghai Tower

632 m / 2,073 ft

2

Tianjin CTF Finance Centre

530 m / 1,739 ft

3

Greenland Jinmao International Financial Center

499.8 m / 1,640 ft

4

Shanghai World Financial Center

492 m / 1,614 ft

5

Wuhan Greenland Center

475.6 m / 1,560 ft

6

Chengdu Greenland Tower

468 m / 1,535 ft

7

Oriental Pearl Television Tower

468 m / 1,535 ft

8

Changsha IFS Tower T1

452.1 m / 1,483 ft

9

Suzhou IFS

450 m / 1,476 ft

10

Zifeng Tower

450 m / 1,476 ft

Awards

Suzhou IFS

Award of Excellence: Suzhou IFS

Best Tall Building 400 meters and above 2021

Ctbuh Leaders

Junjie Zhang

Junjie Zhang

CTBUH China Office Board, 2015 – Present

Shanghai

Lianjin Bao

Lianjin Bao

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2014

Shanghai

Wenwei Jiang

Wenwei Jiang

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2016

Shanghai

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

14 October 2014

How can cities adapt the forms of tall building design to avoid homogeneous skylines?

Industry leaders answering this question include: Mounib Hammoud, Jeddah Economic Company; Zhaohui Jia, Greenland Group; Peter Kok, Shum Yip Land; Stefan Krummeck, TFP Farrells; James...

Research

17 October 2016

Research and Design of a Complex Connected Structure Consisting of Three Super High-Rise Towers

Currently under construction, Golden Eagle Plaza is slated to be the highest rigid-connected building in the world. The building consists of three supertall towers of...

Global News

24 July 2019

Shanghai’s T20 Stacks Office and Community Space Atop a Plant-Filled Parking Garage

Built on the site of a former hotel, Shanghai’s T20 combines office, civic, commercial, and cultural space with elevated green ribbons of public walkways at...

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

11 Years

Most Common Function*

Office, 69 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Composite, 59 Buildings

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.

 
 

*Based on 163 Completed & Under Construction Buildings

Building Completions Timeline

 

Construction Time Chart

NOTE: Construction start time is not available for all buildings. The average construction time is only displayed if there is three or more buildings with construction start and complete data in that year.

 

Gross-to-Net Height

NOTE: Gross-to-Net Height is defined as architectural height minus height of highest occupied floor. Therefore, the Gross-to-Net Height is only calculated for buildings that have both the architectural height and the highest occupied floor height recorded.