World Trade Center (Tokyo)
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|World Trade Center Building|
|Location||2-4-1 Hamamatsuchō, Minato
|Roof||162.6 meters (533 ft)|
|Top floor||152 meters (499 ft)|
|Floor count||40 above ground
3 below ground
|Floor area||153,841 m2 (1,655,930 sq ft)|
|Design and construction|
|Structural engineer||Kiyoshi Mutō|
|Main contractor||Kajima Construction|
World Trade Center Building (世界貿易センタービル?) is a 40-story commercial skyscraper located in Hamamatsuchō, Minato, Tokyo. Completed in 1970, the building is one of Japan's earliest skyscrapers. Upon its completion, the 163-meter-tall WTC Building took the title of Japan's tallest skyscraper from the Kasumigaseki Building; it retained this title until Keio Plaza Hotel's North Tower was completed one year later.
The building is home to World Trade Center Tokyo, a member of the World Trade Centers Association. It is primarily used for office space, but it also includes retail stores and restaurants. The building's top floor is a visitor observatory. The building is connected to the Toei Subways's Daimon Station and Hamamatsuchō Station, which is serviced by two JR East lines and the Tokyo Monorail.
- "Tokyo World Trade Center Building". Skyscraperpage.com. Retrieved 2009-10-16.
- "Corporate Information." KYB Corporation. Retrieved on February 5, 2015.
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|Tallest building in Japan
163 m (533 ft)
Keio Plaza Hotel North Tower
|Tallest building in Tokyo
163 m (533 ft)