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Shanghai

Shanghai World Financial Center in Shanghai

101 floors
492.00 m
completed
2008

Object data change

name:
Shanghai World Financial Center
Shanghai World Financial Center
other name:
Shanghai Global Financial Center
address:
100 Century Avenue
main address:
100 Century Avenue
postal code:
200120
structural form:
supertall building
status:
completed
primary use:
hotel
commercial office
secondary use:
museum
restaurant
shops
floors (above ground):
101 floors
floors (underground):
3 floors
architectural style:
postmodern
facade material:
glass
facade system:
curtain wall
facade color:
cyan
features:
indoor observation floor
public parking
outdoor observation deck
tuned mass damper
well known locally
frame material:
steel-in-concrete composite
flooring material:
glass
height (tip):
494.33 m (1,621.83 ft)
height (architectural):
492.00 m (1,614.17 ft)
height (building mass):
492.00 m (1,614.17 ft)
height (roof):
487.41 m (1,599.11 ft)
height (main roof):
487.41 m (1,599.11 ft)
height (top floor):
473.99 m (1,555.08 ft)
height (observation deck):
473.99 m (1,555.08 ft)
height (observation floor):
427.85 m (1,403.71 ft)
height floorplate to floorplate:
4.20 m (13.78 ft)
gross floor area:
381,600.00 m² (4,107,508.06 ft²)
usable floor area:
377,000.00 m² (4,057,994.07 ft²)
seismic resistance:
7.00 Mw
number of parking spaces:
1100
construction costs:
850,000,000.00 US$

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Events change

2008: completion
1997: foundation work begins

Smart addresses

Century Avenue 100 (main address)

Weblinks change

official website - http://swfc-shanghai.com/en/
wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shanghai_World_Financial_Center
ctbuh - http://www.skyscrapercenter.com/building.php?building_id=131
skyscraperpage - http://skyscraperpage.com/cities/?buildingID=7609
structurae - http://structurae.net/structures/data/index.cfm?id=s0000670
architizer - http://architizer.com/projects/shanghai-world-financial-center/
openbuildings - http://openbuildings.com/buildings/shanghai-world-financial-center-profile-2347

Involved companies change

Shimizu Construction Company (Tokyo)
main contractor
China State Construction and Engineering Corporation (Hong Kong)
main contractor
CoxGomyl (Hong Kong)
facade maintenance system manufacturer
Permasteelisa S.p.A. (Vittorio Veneto)
facade fabricator
Shanghai Construction General Co., Ltd (Shanghai)
main contractor
Doka Industrie GmbH (Amstetten)
formwork manufacturer
Leslie E. Robertson Associates (New York City)
structural engineering
Mori Building Corporation (Tokyo)
developer
Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates PC (New York City)
architect
Arcelor Mittal Brasil (Belo Horizonte)
steel fabricator
East China Architectural Design & Research Institute Co. Ltd. (Shanghai)
architect
Barker Mohandas, LLC (Bristol)
elevator consultant
Ove Arup & Partners Hong Kong Limited (Hong Kong)
fire protection engineering
Otis Elevator Company (Farmington)
elevator manufacturer
Shanghai World Financial Center in Shanghai
Night view of the Shanghai World Finance Centre. - Photo: Rogan Coles

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