Raffles City Hangzhou Tower 2

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Height: Architectural 256.5 m / 841 ft
Height: Occupied 240.3 m / 788 ft
Height: To Tip 256.5 m / 841 ft
Height: Helipad 256.5 m / 841 ft
Floors Above Ground 59
Floors Below Ground 2
# of Elevators 18


Official Name Raffles City Hangzhou Tower 2
Name of Complex Raffles City
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country China
City Hangzhou
Street Address & Map Haida South Road
Building Function residential / hotel / office / retail
Structural Material composite
  • Core: Reinforced Concrete
  • Columns: Concrete Filled Steel
  • Floor Spanning: Steel
Energy Label LEED Gold BD+C: Core and Shell
Construction Start 2010
Completion 2017
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Global Ranking #449 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #270 Tallest in Asia
City Ranking #4 Tallest in Hangzhou

Companies Involved

Developer CapitaLand Limited
Design UNStudio
Architect of Record China United Engineering Corporation
Structural Engineer
Design Arup
MEP Engineer
Design Arup; Shanghai SAIYO Construction Engineering Co.,Ltd
Main Contractor Shanghai Construction No.4 (Group) Co., Ltd.
Other Consultant
• Cost Davis Langdon & Seah
Façade Shenyang Yuanda Aluminium Industry Engineering Co.,Ltd.; Meinhardt; Permasteelisa Group
• Façade Maintenance Access Advisors Ltd.
• Fire Arup
• Landscape TOPO Design Group. LLC
• LEED Arup
• Lighting Ag Licht; LEOX Design
• Quantity Surveyor Davis Langdon
• Traffic MVA Transportation, Planning & Management Consultants
Material Supplier
• Cladding Hilti AG
• Sealants Sika Services AG

Research Papers

Raffles City in Hangzhou China - The Engineering of a ‘Vertical City’ of Vibrant Waves
Mar 2017 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 6 Number 1

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