|Jin Wan Plaza 2|
|Roof||787 ft (240 m)|
Jin Wan Plaza 2 is a skyscraper in Tianjin, China. The 58-story building was completed in 2015, construction having begun in 2011.
A skyscraper is a continuously habitable high-rise building that has over 40 floors and is taller than approximately 150 m (492 ft). Historically, the term first referred to buildings with 10 to 20 floors in the 1880s. The definition shifted with advancing construction technology during the 20th century. Skyscrapers may host commercial offices or residential space, or both. For buildings above a height of 300 m (984 ft), the term "supertall" can be used, while skyscrapers reaching beyond 600 m (1,969 ft) are classified as "megatall".
Tianjin, formerly romanized as Tientsin, is a coastal metropolis in northern China and one of the nine national central cities of the People's Republic of China (PRC), with a total population of 15,621,200 as of 2016 estimation. Its built-up area, made up of 12 central districts, was home to 12,491,300 inhabitants in 2016 and is also the world's 29th-largest agglomeration and 11th municipality-most populous city proper.
China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a country in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around 1.404 billion. Covering approximately 9,600,000 square kilometers (3,700,000 sq mi), it is the third- or fourth-largest country by total area. Governed by the Communist Party of China, the state exercises jurisdiction over 22 provinces, five autonomous regions, four direct-controlled municipalities, and the special administrative regions of Hong Kong and Macau.
The design and construction of skyscrapers involves creating safe, habitable spaces in very high buildings. The buildings must support their weight, resist wind and earthquakes, and protect occupants from fire. Yet they must also be conveniently accessible, even on the upper floors, and provide utilities and a comfortable climate for the occupants. The problems posed in skyscraper design are considered among the most complex encountered given the balances required between economics, engineering, and construction management.
Central Plaza is a 78-storey, 374 m (1,227 ft) skyscraper completed in August 1992 at 18 Harbour Road, in Wan Chai on Hong Kong Island in Hong Kong. It is the third tallest tower in the city after 2 International Finance Centre in Central and the ICC in West Kowloon. It was the tallest building in Asia from 1992 to 1996, until the Shun Hing Square was built in Shenzhen, a neighbouring city. Central Plaza surpassed the Bank of China Tower as the tallest building in Hong Kong until the completion of 2 IFC.
The Center is the fifth tallest skyscraper in Hong Kong, after International Commerce Centre, Two International Finance Centre, Central Plaza and Bank of China Tower. With a height of 346 m (1,135 ft), it comprises 73 storeys. The Center is one of the few skyscrapers in Hong Kong that is entirely steel-structured with no reinforced concrete core. It is located on 99 Queen's Road Central in the Central, roughly halfway between the MTR Island Line's Sheung Wan and Central stations.
The Shanghai World Financial Center is a supertall skyscraper located in the Pudong district of Shanghai. It was designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox and developed by the Mori Building Company, with Leslie E. Robertson Associates as its structural engineer and China State Construction Engineering Corp and Shanghai Construction (Group) General Co. as its main contractor. It is a mixed-use skyscraper, consisting of offices, hotels, conference rooms, observation decks, and ground-floor shopping malls. Park Hyatt Shanghai is the tower's hotel component, comprising 174 rooms and suites occupying the 79th to the 93rd floors, which at the time of completion was the highest hotel in the world. It is now the third-highest hotel in the world after the Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong, which occupies floors 102 to 118 of the International Commerce Centre.
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Shimao International Plaza is a 333.3 m (1,094 ft) tall skyscraper of 60 stories in Shanghai's Huangpu District. It was completed in 2006 under the design of Ingenhoven, Overdiek und Partner, East China Architecture and Design Institute.
Leatop Plaza is a 66-storey, 302.7 m (993 ft) late-modernist supertall skyscraper in Guangzhou, China. The office tower has a floor pitch of 4 m (13 ft). The construction of the glass and steel-building was completed in 2012. Design by Francisco Gonzalez-Pulido for JAHN.
The Sino-Steel Tower is a 333 m (1,093 ft) tall skyscraper currently under construction in Tianjin, China. Construction started in 2008 and was originally expected to be complete in 2014. In March 2012, the plaza went on hold after the construction commenced, it was resumed in 2017.
Forum 66 is a twin tower complex in Shenyang, China. The complex consists of two supertall skyscrapers; Tower 1 is 384 m (1,260 ft) with 76 floors and Tower 2 is 351 m (1,152 ft) with 68 floors. The towers are expected to be completed in 2015.
Wuxi Suning Plaza 1 is a supertall skyscraper in Wuxi, Jiangsu, China. It has a height of 328 metres (1,076 ft). Construction began in 2010 and ended in 2014. It functions as a hotel, apartment, and office building.
Tianjin CTF Finance Centre is a supertall skyscraper under construction in Tianjin, China. Construction started in 2013 and it is expected to be completed in 2018. When completed, the tower will become the second tallest building in Tianjin after Goldin Finance 117. It is located in the outer district of the Tianjin Economic-Technological Development Area.
Zhengzhou Greenland Plaza, also named as Millennium Royal Plaza, is a skyscraper in Zhengzhou, Henan, China. It is 280 metres (918.6 ft) tall. Construction started in 2007 and was completed in 2012.
Chang Fu Jin Mao Tower (Chinese:长富金茂大厦) is a supertall skyscraper in Shenzhen, Guangdong, China. It is 303 metres (994.1 ft) tall. Construction started in 2011 and was completed in January 2016.
Spring City 66 is a complex of two skyscrapers and a shopping center under construction in Kunming, Yunnan, China. The skyscrapers will be 349 metres (1,145.0 ft) and 250 metres (820.2 ft) tall. Construction started in 2013 and is expected to be completed in 2019. The complex is also known as Hang Lung Plaza, Kunming. Hang Lung Properties are the developers of the project.
Jin Wan Plaza 1 is a supertall skyscraper under construction in Tianjin, China. It will be 300 metres (984.3 ft) tall. Construction started in 2011 and is expected to be completed in 2017. The building will consist of hotels and offices and is one of three buildings in the Jin Wan Plaza complex.
Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Central Plaza are two supertall skyscrapers in Nanchang, Jiangxi, China. They have a height of 303 metres (994 ft). Construction began in 2011 and ended in 2015.
Wanda Plaza is a complex of two supertall skyscrapers in Kunming, Yunnan, China. The towers are called Fanya International Finance Building North and Fanya International Finance Building South. They have been topped out at a height of 317.8 metres (1,043 ft). Construction began on 3 June 2012 and ended in 2016.
Guangxi Finance Plaza is a supertall skyscraper in Nanning, Guangxi, China. It has a height of 321 metres (1,053 ft). Construction began in 2010 and was completed in 2016.
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