Tianjin World Financial Center
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|The Tianjin Tower|
|Completed||Topped out 14 January 2010|
|Cost||3.5 billion yuan|
|Owner||Financial Street Holding|
|Architectural||336.9 metres (1,105 ft)|
|Top floor||313.6 m (1,029 ft)|
|Observatory||313.6 m (1,029 ft)|
|Design and construction|
|Architect||Skidmore, Owings and Merrill|
|Structural engineer||Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM-SF)|
The Tianjin Tower, or Jin Tower (Chinese: 津塔; pinyin: Jīntǎ), 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 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, 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. It is notable as the first office building in Tianjin to be equipped with double decker elevators.
The skyscraper was topped-out on January 14, 2010 and opened in 2011.
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