About

Member Since: 2017

Member Offices: Taipei

Website: http://www.cylee.com

C.Y. Lee & Partners is an architectural partnership initiated by architects C.Y. Lee and C.P. Wang in 1978. With V.T. Wu as the firm’s general manager, C.Y. Lee & Partners currently has approximately 200 employees. Emphasizing oriental culture, and the incorporation of ecological concepts and modern technology, the firm offers architectural design services that are highly creative, integrative and technical in order to deliver outstanding living environments. Insisting on “human-centered” spirit to ensure mutual growth with all staff, C.Y. Lee & Partners aspires to become a leading international team that facilitates development of modern oriental architectures.

C.Y. Lee & Partners has relied on its excellence in design and profound experience it has accumulated from projects of various types to overcome different challenges in master planning, design and project supervision.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture; Urban Design

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2017

Member Offices

  • Taipei

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

TAIPEI 101

508 m / 1,667 ft

2

85 Sky Tower

347.5 m / 1,140 ft

3

Chongqing World Financial Center

338.9 m / 1,112 ft

4

The One

266.6 m / 875 ft

5

Hongdou International Plaza

248 m / 814 ft

6

Chang-Gu World Trade Center

222 m / 728 ft

7

Farglory Financial Center

208.3 m / 683 ft

8

Yuda World Trade Center

199.7 m / 655 ft

9

Pangu Plaza Building A

191.7 m / 629 ft

10

Post and Communications Network Center

182.6 m / 599 ft

Awards

TAIPEI 101

Winner: TAIPEI 101

Performance Award 2016

Ctbuh Leaders

Richard Lee

Richard Lee

CTBUH Regional Representative, 2017 – Present

Taipei

Building Completions Timeline

 

Global News

30 July 2020

CTBUH In The Media: The Future of Skyscrapers: A Mile High, Slimmer Than Ever and Made from Wood

History does not want for dizzying fantasies of tall buildings. From the Tower of Babel onwards, humanity has dreamed of ever-more wondrous skyscrapers, whether we...

View all

Global News

29 August 2019

Planned Residential Towers in Phnom Penh Signal Rising Investor Interest

Cambodia’s real estate sector has seen continuous growth due to increasing investments from China and other countries. The Tonle Bassac section of Phnom Penh will...

View all

Global News

26 August 2019

Seized Beijing Skyscraper Sells Online for a Bargain

With its exaggerated crown and bulging upper levels, the 39-floor Pangu Plaza casts an unusual shadow over Beijing. And now the dragon-inspired skyscraper has an...

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Rank
Name
City
Height

1

TAIPEI 101

Taipei

508 m

1,667 ft

1

Wenzhou International Finance Center

Wenzhou

508 m

1,667 ft

3

85 Sky Tower

Kaohsiung

348 m

1,140 ft

4

Chongqing World Financial Center

Chongqing

339 m

1,112 ft

5

Xie He Plaza

Shanghai

270 m

886 ft

6

The One

Kaohsiung

267 m

875 ft

7

Shai HO Plaza

Shanghai

259 m

850 ft

8

Hongdou International Plaza

Wuxi

248 m

814 ft

9

Chang-Gu World Trade Center

Kaohsiung

222 m

728 ft

10

Farglory Financial Center

Taipei

208 m

683 ft

11

Chang Ku Min Chen Division D Tower

Kaohsiung

200 m

656 ft

12

Yuda World Trade Center

Zhengzhou

200 m

655 ft

13

Pangu Plaza Building A

Beijing

192 m

629 ft

14

Post and Communications Network Center

Tianjin

183 m

599 ft

15

Far Eastern Plaza 2

Taipei

165 m

541 ft

16

Far Eastern Plaza 1

Taipei

165 m

541 ft

17

United Plaza

Shanghai

160 m

525 ft

18

The Crystal Plaza

New Taipei City

151 m

495 ft

19

J Tower

Pasig

150 m

492 ft

20

Guangming Building

Shanghai

150 m

492 ft

21

Ocean Blue Residences

Taipei

140 m

460 ft

22

Sky Villa

Phnom Penh

139 m

456 ft

23

Fangyuan Mansion

Shenyang

100 m

327 ft

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

17 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (50%), 9 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete (40%), 6 Buildings

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

Total: 18 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 15 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 18 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.

 

30 July 2020

CTBUH In The Media: The Future of Skyscrapers: A Mile High, Slimmer Than Ever and Made from Wood

History does not want for dizzying fantasies of tall buildings. From the Tower of Babel onwards, humanity has dreamed of ever-more wondrous skyscrapers, whether we...

29 August 2019

Planned Residential Towers in Phnom Penh Signal Rising Investor Interest

Cambodia’s real estate sector has seen continuous growth due to increasing investments from China and other countries. The Tonle Bassac section of Phnom Penh will...

26 August 2019

Seized Beijing Skyscraper Sells Online for a Bargain

With its exaggerated crown and bulging upper levels, the 39-floor Pangu Plaza casts an unusual shadow over Beijing. And now the dragon-inspired skyscraper has an...

09 August 2019

Taipei 101 Damper Experienced Record Movement Due to Earthquake

The tuned mass damper in the Taipei 101 skyscraper moved 15 centimeters due to an earthquake early Thursday, 8 August, according to the building management....

CTBUH Initiatives Involving C.Y. Lee & Partners Architects/Planners

TAIPEI 101 Hosts "Global Tall: Trends, Drivers and Challenges"

28 June 2018

TAIPEI 101 hosted the CTBUH Executive Director for a presentation investigating the challenges of skyscrapers' contribution to the creation of sustainable vertical cities.

Top Company Rankings: The World’s 100 Tallest Buildings

13 October 2016

The Council is pleased to announce the Top Company Rankings for numerous disciplines as derived from the list of projects appearing in 100 of the World’s Tallest Buildings.

Ctbuh Leaders At C.Y. Lee & Partners Architects/Planners

Richard Lee

CTBUH Regional Representative, 2017 – Present

Richard Lee

Taipei