GenslerPudong New Area, Shanghai When it opens in early 2015, Gensler’s Shanghai Tower will be the second-tallest building in the world. At 2,073 feet, the skyscraper will surpass its immediate neighbors, SOM’s 1,379-foot Jin Mao Tower and KPF’s 1,614-foot Shanghai World Financial Center, to complete a trio of supertall buildings in Lujiazui, the main business district of the city’s Pudong area. Shanghai Tower’s twisting, tapering, triangular form—without a typical “look-at-me” cap on…
Case Study: BIM implementation in Shanghai Tower - Arch2O.com
BIM implementation in Shanghai Tower: China recently witnesses an architectural revolution especially in skyscrapers and stadiums construction.
Shanghai Tower – the Tallest Building in Shanghai & 3nd in the World
With Shanghai World Financial Center to the east and Jin Mao Tower to the north, Shanghai Tower is 632 meters high and ranks as China's tallest building. Three of the 108 lifts can send passengers up to the 546 meters high observation deck from street level within one minute.