CTF Finance Centre

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CTF Finance Centre
Canton CTF Finance Center (UNDER CONSTRUCTION).jpg
The tower as of September 2014
Alternative names The CTF Guangzhou
Chow Tai Fook Centre, East Tower
Guangzhou Twin Tower 2
General information
Status Topped-out
Type Hotel
Commercial offices
Architectural style Modernism
Location Guangzhou, China
Coordinates 23°07′13″N 113°19′14″E / 23.12028°N 113.32056°E / 23.12028; 113.32056Coordinates: 23°07′13″N 113°19′14″E / 23.12028°N 113.32056°E / 23.12028; 113.32056
Construction started 2010
Estimated completion 2016
Owner Chow Tai Fook Enterprises
Roof 530 m (1,740 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 116
5 below ground
Floor area 398,000 m2 (4,280,000 sq ft)
Lifts/elevators 86
Design and construction
Architect Kohn Pedersen Fox
Dennis Lau & Ng Chun Man Architects & Engineers
Structural engineer Arup
Other information
Number of units Hotel rooms: 273
Apartments: 414

CTF Finance Centre formerly The CTF Guangzhou, Chow Tai Fook Centre (simplified Chinese: 周大福商业中心; traditional Chinese: 周大福商業中心; pinyin: Zhōu Dà Fú Shāngyèzhōngxīn; Jyutping: zau1 daai6 fuk1 soeng1 jip6 zung1 sam1) or Guangzhou East Tower (simplified Chinese: 广州东塔; traditional Chinese: 廣州東塔; pinyin: Guǎngzhōu Dōngtǎ; Jyutping: gwong2 zau1 dung1 taap3) is a supertall skyscraper under construction in Guangzhou, China. It will be the second of the two Guangzhou Twin Towers skyscrapers overlooking the Pearl River in Guangzhou. Its final height will be 530 metres (1,740 feet) with 111 floors. It is expected to be completed in 2016. The building will be used as a conference centre, hotel, observatory, mall and office building. JW Marriott Marquis is the tower's hotel component, comprising 273 rooms and suites occupying the 80th to the 111th floors.

Floor plans[edit]

  • Floors Basement to 7: Meeting rooms, ballroom, shopping mall and retail.
  • Floors 8 to 50: Offices
  • Floors 51 to 77: Residential Suites
  • Floors 80 to 111: Hotel
  • Floor 112: Observation Deck

The building was topped out on 10 July 2014. CTF Finance Centre was the fastest assembled skyscraper in modern history.[citation needed]

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