Tianjin World Financial Center

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The Tianjin Tower
2010年12月27日的津塔.jpg
General information
Status Complete
Type Office
Location Tianjin
China
Coordinates 39°07′44″N 117°11′47″E / 39.12889°N 117.19639°E / 39.12889; 117.19639Coordinates: 39°07′44″N 117°11′47″E / 39.12889°N 117.19639°E / 39.12889; 117.19639
Construction started 2007
Completed Topped out 14 January 2010[1]
Opening 2011
Cost 3.5 billion yuan
Owner Financial Street Holding[2]
Height
Architectural 336.9 metres (1,105 ft)[3][4]
Observatory Template:Covnert[3]
Technical details
Floor count 74[3]
Design and construction
Architect Skidmore, Owings and Merrill[2]
References
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Tianjin World Financial Center as seen from the north from the other side of Dagu Bridge.

The Tianjin Tower,[5] or Jin Tower (Chinese: 津塔; pinyin: Jīntǎ),[4] or Tianjin World Financial Center (Chinese: 天津环球金融中心; pinyin: Tiānjīn Huánqiú Jīnróng Zhōngxīn) is a modern supertall skyscraper located in the Heping Business District of Tianjin, China, on the banks of the Hai River. The mixed-use tower is 336.9 metres (1,105 ft) tall and contains 74 floors above ground and 4 below,[3] with an observation deck at 305.2 metres (1,001 ft). The area of the glass unitized curtain wall, manufactured by Jangho Group, is 215,000m².[2] It is notable as the first office building in Tianjin to be equipped with double decker elevators.[1]

The skyscraper was topped-out on January 14, 2010[1] and opened in 2011.

The building is owned by Financial Street Holding,[2] with Jones Lang LaSalle as joint sales and leasing agents.[1]

History[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "World Financial Center Sets New Standards In Tianjin’s Commercial Property Market". Jones Lang LaSalle. Archived from the original on 2011-12-27. Retrieved 2011-12-27. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Tianjin World Financial Center". Jangho Group. Archived from the original on 2011-12-27. Retrieved 2011-12-27. 
  3. ^ a b c d e "Tianjin Global Financial Center - The Skyscraper Center". Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. 
  4. ^ a b "Jin Tower". SkyscraperPage.com. Retrieved 2008-11-08. 
  5. ^ "The Tianjin Tower". Emporis.com. Retrieved 2008-11-08. 

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