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Facts
Official Name China World Tower
Complex Name China World Trade Center
Former / Other Name China World Trade Tower, China World Tower III, China World Trade Center III
Type building
Status Completed
Country China
City Beijing
Street Address 1 Jian Guo Men Wai Avenue (Map)
Building Function hotel / office
Structural Material composite
Energy Label LEED Gold
Proposed 2001
Start of Construction 2005
Completion 2010
Global Ranking #42 tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #23 tallest in Asia (excluding the Middle East)
National Ranking #18 tallest in China
City Ranking #1 tallest in Beijing
Figures
Height: Architectural 330.0 meter / 1083 feet
Height: Occupied 311.8 meter / 1023 feet
Height: To Tip 330.0 meter / 1083 feet
Height: Observatory 311.8 meter / 1023 feet
Floors Above Ground 74
Floors Below Ground 5
# of Elevators 41
Top Elevator Speed 10 m/s
Tower GFA 280,000 m² / 3,013,895 ft²
# of Hotel Rooms 600
# of Parking Spaces 1904
Companies Involved
Developer China World Trade Centre, Co., Ltd.
Architects
Design Skidmore Owings & Merrill
Architect of Record Wong Tung & Partners
Structural Engineer Arup
MEP Engineers Atkins; Parsons Brinckerhoff Consultants Private Limited
Project Manager China World Trade Centre Company
Main Contractor China State Construction Engineering Corporation
Other Consultants
• Façade Meinhardt
• Wind BMT Fluid Mechanics Ltd.; RWDI
Material Suppliers
• Elevator Schindler
• Sealants Dow Corning Corporation
Other CTBUH Links
Eighty Iconic Asian Skyscrapers
CTBUH Shanghai Congress, 2012

News Articles
No tall order
ChinaDaily.com.cn, 2011-10
Top 10 steel skyscrapers
arabianBusiness.com, 2010-10
China World Trade Tower III Celebrates Opening
inhabitat, 2010-08