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Hong Kong

Bank of China Tower in Hong Kong

70 floors
367.40 m
completed
1990
architect: I.M. Pei & Partners

Object data change

name:
Bank of China Tower
other name:
中銀大廈
address:
1 Garden Road
structural form:
supertall building
status:
completed
primary use:
commercial office
floors (above ground):
70 floors
floors (underground):
4 floors
architectural style:
structural expressionist
facade material:
aluminum
glass
facade system:
curtain wall
facade color:
cyan
features:
exposed cross-bracing
well known worldwide
frame material:
reinforced concrete
steel
framing system:
space truss
height (tip):
367.40 m (1,205.38 ft)
height (architectural):
367.40 m (1,205.38 ft)
height (building mass):
367.40 m (1,205.38 ft)
height (roof):
305.11 m (1,001.02 ft)
height (main roof):
305.11 m (1,001.02 ft)
height (top floor):
288.34 m (946.00 ft)
gross floor area:
135,000.00 m² (1,453,127.85 ft²)
architectural volume:
480,591.00 m³ (16,971,911.07 ft³)
number of elevators:
49
number of parking spaces:
370

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Events change

1985-04: foundation work begins
1990-03: completion

Smart addresses

Garden Road 1 (main address)

Weblinks change

wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bank_of_China_Tower,_Hong_Kong
ctbuh - http://www.skyscrapercenter.com/building.php?building_id=287
skyscraperpage - http://skyscraperpage.com/cities/?buildingID=13
structurae - http://structurae.net/structures/data/index.cfm?id=s0000093
openbuildings - http://openbuildings.com/buildings/bank-of-china-tower-hong-kong-profile-2547

Involved companies change

Sherman Kung & Associates Architects Limited (Hong Kong)
architect
CoxGomyl (Hong Kong)
facade maintenance system manufacturer
Grants of Shoreditch Ltd. (London)
facade fabricator
Grants of Shoreditch Ltd. (London)
interior fit-out
AsiaBuild Limited (Hong Kong)
project management
Leslie E. Robertson Associates (New York City)
structural engineering
Interpane Glas Industrie AG (Lauenförde)
glass fabricator
Laservision Australia (Dural)
lighting consultant
Bank of China (Bangkok)
developer
Josef Gartner GmbH (Gundelfingen)
facade fabricator
Pei Cobb Freed & Partners (New York City)
architect
I.M. Pei & Partners (New York City)
architect
Alan G. Davenport Wind Engineering Group BLWTL (London)
wind surveyor
Sidley Austin Brown & Wood LLP (Chicago)
tenant
Fisher Marantz Stone (New York City)
lighting consultant
Builders Federal (Hong Kong) Limited (Hong Kong)
facade fabricator
Builders Federal (Hong Kong) Limited (Hong Kong)
facade designer
Builders Federal (Hong Kong) Limited (Hong Kong)
MEP engineering
Hong Kong Construction (Holdings) Limited (Hong Kong)
main contractor
Martin Professional A/S (Aarhus)
lighting installation
Otis Elevator Company (Farmington)
elevator manufacturer
Henraux (Querceta)
facade fabricator
Bank of China Tower in Hong Kong
New lighting scheme - Photo: Rogan Coles

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