About

Member Since: 2009

Member Offices: Beijing

Website: http://www.cabr.com.cn/

Founded in 1953, China Academy of Building Research (CABR) is the largest and most diverse research institution in building industry in China.

As the largest comprehensive research and development institute in the building industry in China, CABR carries out its mission in catering to the needs of building and construction industries nationwide, putting forward solutions for the key technical problems met in engineering based on applied research and development, providing technical development and consulting services, and undertaking building design and construction activities.

It carries out common, basic and public technical researches required in this industry. CABR is responsible for the development and management of the major engineering construction and product standards of China.

Fields of Expertise

Project Management; Research Institute

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2009

Member Offices

  • Beijing

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

Shanghai Tower

632 m / 2,073 ft

2

Ping An Finance Center

599.1 m / 1,965 ft

3

CITIC Tower

527.7 m / 1,731 ft

4

Dalian International Trade Center

370.2 m / 1,214 ft

5

Shanghai SK Group Tower

275 m / 902 ft

6

Anhui New Broadcasting & TV Center

245 m / 804 ft

7

Z14 Plot Tower 2

238 m / 781 ft

8

Dawangjing 618 Tower 1

227 m / 745 ft

9

Dawangjing 626 Tower 1

220 m / 722 ft

10

Dawangjing 626 Tower 2

216 m / 709 ft

Awards

Asia Financial Center & AIIB Headquarters

Award of Excellence: Asia Financial Center & AIIB Headquarters

Best Tall Building under 100 meters 2021

Ctbuh Leaders

Ziguo Xu

Ziguo Xu

CTBUH Expert Chinese Translation Committee, 2014 – Present

Beijing

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

16 September 2014

Relationship Between Periods and Structural Heights

Natural vibration period is an important parameter for a high-rise building; based on four hundred and fourteen high-rise buildings that are existing or have passed...

Research

17 October 2016

Engineering Properties of Composite Mega-Columns with Separately Encased Hot Rolled Steel Profiles

This paper presents an experimental study on the behavior of composite mega-columns with separately encased steel profiles. Ten scaled composite columns were designed, including six...

Global News

10 July 2020

Shanghai Tower Starts Repairs on Water Leak

Videos surfaced on Monday 6 July, 2020 after tenants from the 9th to the 60th floors of Shanghai Tower, the tallest building in China, found...

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

7 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (55%), 18 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Composite (61%), 14 Buildings

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

Total: 33 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 23 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 33 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.