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Taisei Corporation

About

Member Since: 2011

Member Offices: Tokyo

Since 1873, Taisei Corporation has undertaken many notable projects in Japan and overseas. Their corporate roots coincided with Japan's development as a modern nation and they have continuously met the demands of a changing era and people's aspirations for the future through sound construction operations.

As the world enters the second century of modern urban construction, there is a strong need to preserve historic scenery, protect the environment and create attractive public and private spaces. Taisei Corporation is responding with even more advanced technologies through research and development.

With a capital position among the strongest in the industry, they are redoubling efforts to produce world-class, leading-edge technologies. Operations extend internationally, including the construction of dams and other environmental and infrastructure projects in developing nations.

Fields of Expertise

Construction / Contractor

Membership details

Membership Level

Contributor

Member Since

2011

Member Offices

  • Tokyo

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

Almas Tower

360 m / 1,181 ft

2

Landmark Tower

296.3 m / 972 ft

3

Midtown Tower

247.9 m / 813 ft

4

JR Central Office Tower

245 m / 804 ft

5

Menara Maybank

243.5 m / 799 ft

6

Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building

243.4 m / 799 ft

7

Sunshine 60 Tower

240 m / 787 ft

8

Shinjuku Park Tower

232.6 m / 763 ft

9

Sumitomo Fudosan Roppongi Grand Tower

230.8 m / 757 ft

10

JR Central Hotel Tower

226 m / 741 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

21 September 2012

A New Demolition System for High-Rise Buildings

This presentation examines a ground-breaking environmental load-reducing demolition system recently developed for high-rise buildings, labeled the TECOREP system (Taisei ECOlogical REProduction system). The system works...

Research

01 September 2017

Structural Design and Performance Evaluation of a Mid-story Seismic Isolated High-Rise Building

This paper describes some of the challenges for structural design of a mid-story seismic isolated high-rise building, which is located near Tokyo station, completed in...

Global News

07 October 2019

New Hotel Slated for Osaka’s Namba

Thailand’s Centara Hotels & Resorts has released news of its new agreement with Taisei Corporation and Kanden Realty & Development, to bring the brand to...

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

20 Years

Most Common Function*

Office, 43 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Steel, 32 Buildings

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

 
 

*Based on 94 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.