CTBUH Silver Member

SWA Group

About

Member Since: 2010

Member Offices: Sausalito

Website: http://www.swagroup.com/

SWA is a world leader in landscape architecture, planning, and urban design. Professionally focused and employee-owned, its foremost passion is to create exceptional places for clients.

SWA works with large, multi-functional sites and small, intimate spaces, and is one of the few firms capable of creating high-profile projects at a large scale. Its designs and plans are customized for each client's aspirations—based on deep experience, technical knowledge, cutting-edge research, and ""big ideas.""

SWA's work is fueled by a deep appreciation for nature and the beauty of natural systems. SWA is also inspired by the complexity of human-made systems and the human interactions they influence. At SWA’s core is a passion for imaginative, solution-oriented design that adds value to land, buildings, cities, regions, and people’s lives.

Fields of Expertise

Landscape Architecture; Urban Design

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2010

Member Offices

  • Sausalito

Buildings

Please note that all heights shown in italics/red are estimated heights. These have been calculated based on known floor counts for the building, then extrapolated through analyzing typically hundreds of buildings of the same function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard building features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of these estimations.

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

Jeddah Tower

1000 m / 3,281 ft

2

Burj Khalifa

828 m / 2,717 ft

3

Shanghai Tower

632 m / 2,073 ft

4

Wuhan Greenland Center

475.6 m / 1,560 ft

5

Chengdu Greenland Tower

468 m / 1,535 ft

6

Zifeng Tower

450 m / 1,476 ft

7

The Exchange 106

445.5 m / 1,462 ft

8

Wuhan Center Tower

443.1 m / 1,454 ft

9

Minying International Trade Center T2

426.9 m / 1,401 ft

10

Dabaihui Plaza

375.6 m / 1,232 ft

Please note that all heights shown in italics/red are estimated heights. These have been calculated based on known floor counts for the building, then extrapolated through analyzing typically hundreds of buildings of the same function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard building features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of these estimations.

Rank
Name
City
Height

1

Jeddah Tower

Jeddah

1000 m

3,281 ft

2

Burj Khalifa

Dubai

828 m

2,717 ft

3

Wuhan Greenland Center

Wuhan

636 m

2,087 ft

4

Shanghai Tower

Shanghai

632 m

2,073 ft

5

Wuhan Greenland Center

Wuhan

476 m

1,560 ft

6

Chengdu Greenland Tower

Chengdu

468 m

1,535 ft

7

R&F Guangdong Building

Tianjin

468 m

1,535 ft

8

Zifeng Tower

Nanjing

450 m

1,476 ft

9

The Exchange 106

Kuala Lumpur

446 m

1,462 ft

10

Wuhan Center Tower

Wuhan

443 m

1,454 ft

11

Minying International Trade Center T2

Dongguan

427 m

1,401 ft

12

Dabaihui Plaza

Shenzhen

376 m

1,232 ft

13

Qingdao Hai Tian Center

Qingdao

369 m

1,210 ft

14

Greenland Group Suzhou Center

Suzhou

358 m

1,175 ft

15

OKO - Residential Tower

Moscow

354 m

1,162 ft

16

China World Tower

Beijing

330 m

1,083 ft

17

Poly Pazhou C2

Guangzhou

311 m

1,020 ft

18

Pearl River Tower

Guangzhou

309 m

1,015 ft

19

Cayan Tower

Dubai

306 m

1,005 ft

20

Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Central Plaza, Parcel A

Nanchang

303 m

994 ft

20

Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Central Plaza, Parcel B

Nanchang

303 m

994 ft

22

Shenzhen Zhongzhou Holdings Financial Center

Shenzhen

301 m

987 ft

23

Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Zifeng Tower

Nanchang

268 m

879 ft

24

Jing An Kerry Centre Tower 2

Shanghai

260 m

853 ft

25

Beijing Greenland Center

Beijing

260 m

853 ft

26

FKI Tower

Seoul

246 m

805 ft

27

Haitian Center Tower 3

Qingdao

245 m

804 ft

28

Kingtown International Center

Nanjing

231 m

759 ft

29

Emaar Square The Address Hotel & Residences

Istanbul

229 m

753 ft

30

Kingold Century

Guangzhou

228 m

748 ft

31

OKO - Office Tower

Moscow

225 m

736 ft

32

Taikang Headquarters Building

Beijing

224 m

735 ft

33

Haitian Center Tower 1

Qingdao

210 m

689 ft

34

Sequis Tower

Jakarta

206 m

677 ft

35

Sichuan Airlines Center

Chengdu

204 m

669 ft

36

Jing An Kerry Centre Tower 3

Shanghai

198 m

649 ft

37

Poly Pazhou C1

Guangzhou

198 m

648 ft

38

Pudong Financial Plaza Office Tower 1

Shanghai

194 m

635 ft

39

Chengdu Greenland Center Tower 2

Chengdu

173 m

568 ft

40

Chengdu Greenland Center Tower 3

Chengdu

166 m

545 ft

41

Poly International Plaza – Dawangjing

Beijing

161 m

529 ft

42

Shenzhen Zhongzhou Holdings Financial Center Tower B

Shenzhen

158 m

517 ft

43

Emaar Square Heights Residences

Istanbul

157 m

515 ft

44

3001 John F Kennedy Boulevard

Philadelphia

156 m

512 ft

45

One Palace

Shenzhen

146 m

479 ft

46

Emaar Square Office Tower

Istanbul

142 m

466 ft

47

Azure

Dallas

114 m

375 ft

48

3025 John F Kennedy Boulevard

Philadelphia

110 m

361 ft

49

Landmark Two

Los Angeles

106 m

349 ft

50

Poly Beijing Tongzhou Metropolitan North Tower

Beijing

105 m

345 ft

50

Poly Beijing Tongzhou Metropolitan South Tower

Beijing

105 m

345 ft

52

One Cardinal Way

St. Louis

102 m

334 ft

53

Pudong Financial Plaza Office Tower 2

Shanghai

100 m

328 ft

53

Pudong Financial Plaza Office Tower 3

Shanghai

100 m

328 ft

55

Habitat Qinhuangdao Phase 1

Qinhuangdao

100 m

328 ft

55

Habitat Qinhuangdao Phase 2

Qinhuangdao

100 m

328 ft

57

Tao Zhu Yin Yuan

Taipei

93 m

306 ft

58

1200 Broadway

Nashville

88 m

289 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 26 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,151 other buildings of the same residential function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of this estimation.

59

Pudong Financial Plaza L+Mall

Shanghai

74 m

243 ft

60

Emaar Square Residences A

Istanbul

70 m

230 ft

61

Emaar Square Residences B

Istanbul

70 m

228 ft

62

Emaar Square Residences D

Istanbul

62 m

204 ft

63

Emaar Square Residences C

Istanbul

54 m

177 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 15 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 316 other buildings of the same retail / residential function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of this estimation.

64

Park Wellstate Nishiazabu

Tokyo

- m

- ft

CTBUH Initiatives Involving SWA Group

Nanjing Regional Tour Report: Redeveloping the "Southern Capital"

22–23 September 2012

Nanjing, the venerable “Southern capital,” is in the midst of the type of redevelopment surge impacting many Chinese cities.