We look at one of the world’s newest and tallest skyscrapers, recently revealed by SOM, Ronald Lu & Partners and ECADI.We look at one of the world’s newest and tallest skyscrapers, recently revealed by SOM, Ronald Lu & Partners and ECADI.
With a height of 530-metres, the skyscraper is the third tallest in China and the seventh-tallest in the world. Spanning across 97 floors, the Tianjin-based skyscraper is known as the Tianjin Chow Tai Fook Binhai Center and provides a total floor area of 2,714,055 sq ft (252,144.0 metres squared).
The structure, which was constructed between 2013 and 2019, utilised building information modelling (BIM) technology in the design process in order to implement some of the latest technologies and enabling the design to be the absolute best it can be, surpassing expectations of the initial design.
Thanks to the adoption of the technology, the tower has been described as “an excellent example of Ronald Lu & Partners’ commitment to excellence.”READ MORE