CTBUH Silver Member

Takenaka Corporation

About

Member Since: 2009

Member Offices: Tokyo

At Takenaka Corporation, their philosophy is to contribute to society by passing on the best works to future generations. They believe it is an important social responsibility for those in the construction industry to be proactive in realizing a sustainable global society; and thus they create architecture that responds both to the needs of the age and to the expectations of clients.

This, they believe, is an asset to society as a whole, as well as an enduring symbol of their culture. Takenaka adheres to their company’s history: their were founded some 400 years ago by a master carpenter and, despite these challenging times, that tradition is reflected in their core values and underpins their enduring management philosophy.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture; Construction / Contractor; Engineering, Other; Structural Engineering

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2009

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

Tokyo Tower

332.9 m / 1,092 ft

2

Abeno Harukas

300 m / 984 ft

3

Midtown Tower

247.9 m / 813 ft

4

CapitaGreen

242 m / 794 ft

5

Pacific Century Place Jakarta

209.3 m / 687 ft

6

Park City Musashi-Kosugi Mid Sky Tower

204 m / 669 ft

7

Nakanoshima Festival Tower West

199.3 m / 654 ft

8

Nakanoshima Festival Tower

199 m / 653 ft

9

Shin-Marunouchi Building

198 m / 650 ft

10

JP Tower

195.7 m / 642 ft

Awards

CapitaGreen

Winner: CapitaGreen

Best Tall Building Asia & Australasia 2015

Ctbuh Leaders

Masayoshi Nakai

Masayoshi Nakai

CTBUH Country Representative, 2009 – 2013

Tokyo

Fumiaki Kishida

Fumiaki Kishida

CTBUH Annual Conference, Steering Committee, 2020

Singapore

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

10 October 2011

Seoul Conference 2011 Track Session 12: Q&A

Question & Answers session for Track Session 12.

Research

01 September 2017

Structural Design of Nakanoshima Festival Tower West that Achieved High-Grade Seismic Performance

This paper summarizes the structural concept and design of the “Nakanoshima Festival Tower West” in Osaka, Japan, which is 200m high and has a super-high...

Global News

13 September 2019

Mixed-Use 30-Story Tower to Annex Yokohama City Hall Transformation

A leading example of modernist architecture in downtown Yokohama will be preserved and incorporated into a large-scale, mixed-use development. Yokohama City Hall is scheduled to...

Associated companies

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

18 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential, 32 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Steel, 22 Buildings

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

 
 

*Based on 88 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.