Suzhou IFS Download PDF

Note: As this project is under construction, the data is based on the most reliable information currently available. This data is thus subject to change until the building has completed and all information can be confirmed and ratified by the CTBUH.

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Height: Occupied
406.4 m / 1,333 ft
Height: To Tip
450 m / 1,476 ft
Height: Architectural
450 m / 1,476 ft
Suzhou IFS Outline
Floors Above Ground
Floors Below Ground
Tower GFA
278,000 m² / 2,992,367 ft²


Official Name Suzhou IFS
Other Names The Wharf IFS, The Wharf Suzhou, Suzhou International Finance Square, Suzhou Supertower
Structure Type Building
Status Under Construction
Country China
City Suzhou
Street Address & Map Cuiyan Road
Building Function hotel / office / serviced apartments
Structural Material composite
Construction Start 2012
Completion 2017

Companies Involved

Developer The (Wharf) Holdings Limited
Design Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
Architect of Record ECADI; Wong Tung & Partners
Structural Engineer
Design ECADI
MEP Engineer
Design Parsons Brinckerhoff Consultants Private Limited
Engineer of Record ECADI
Main Contractor China State Construction Engineering Corporation
Other Consultant
Façade ALT Limited
• Façade Maintenance Lerch Bates
• Lighting Brandston Partnership, Inc.
• Quantity Surveyor Langdon & Seah
• Wind RWDI


Design Challenges of the 3 Tallest Buildings in North/ East/ South China
17 Sep 2014 – Kam Chuen (Vincent) Tse & Lung Wai (Herbert) Lam, Parsons Brinckerhoff

Research Papers

The New Structural Design Process of Supertall Buildings in China
1 Sep 2015 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 4 Number 3

Design Challenges of the 3 Tallest Buildings in North/ East/ South China
16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings