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Official Name Ping An Finance Center
Former / Other Names Ping An International Finance Center Tower 1
Type building
Status Under Construction
Country China
City Shenzhen
Street Address Lot No. 1, Futian District (Map)
Building Function office
Structural Material composite
Proposed 2008
Start of Construction 2010
Completion 2016
Height: Architectural 660.0 meter / 2165 feet
Height: Occupied 555.1 meter / 1821 feet
Height: To Tip 660.0 meter / 2165 feet
Height: Observatory 550.0 meter / 1804 feet
Floors Above Ground 115
Floors Below Ground 5
# of Elevators 80
Top Elevator Speed 10 m/s
Development GFA 459,525 m² / 4,946,286 ft²
# of Parking Spaces 1174
Companies Involved
Owner/Developer Ping An Life Insurance Company of China
Design Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
Architect of Record China Construction Design International
Structural Engineer Thornton Tomasetti
MEP Engineer J. Roger Preston Group
Main Contractor China Construction First Group Construction & Development Co., Ltd.
Other Consultants
• Cost Rider Levett Bucknall
Façade ALT Cladding
• Fire Arup
• LEED Arup
• Sustainability Arup
• Traffic MVA Transportation, Planning & Management Consultants
• Wind RWDI
Material Supplier
• Cladding Outokumpu
Ping An Finance Center: Pioneering China’s Tallest – Efficiencies of Form and Structures
CTBUH Shanghai Congress
Symbiosis: Supertalls and Future Cities
J. Klemperer (Principal & Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates), CTBUH Mumbai Conference

Technical Papers
Ping An Finance Center: Pioneering China’s Tallest
David Malott & Zhizhe Yu (Kohn Pedersen Fox), Dennis Poon & Torsten Gottlebe (Thornton Tomasetti), CTBUH Shanghai Congress

News Articles
Shenzhen Construction Halted After Cheap Sand Warning
CTBUH Global News, 2013-03
KPF Pen Chinas Future Tallest Skyscraper
SkyscraperNews.com, 2010-05
Shenzen Supertall Aims to Trump Shanghai Center
SkyscraperNews.com, 2009-01