About

Member Since: 2010

Member Offices: Shanghai

Website: http://www.siadr.com.cn/

The Shanghai Institute of Architectural Design Co., Ltd. (ISA Architecture) was founded in 1953. Formerly SIADR, it is a leading international architectural, construction design, urban planning and engineering institute.

ISA is also committed to green building and sustainable urban development. They adhere to international and local long-term integration of architectural harmony with the environment.

They believe that appearance and function through a combination of design, enthusiasm, honesty and trustworthiness, forge innovative and quality results. To ISA, social responsibility, customer value, and the principle of advanced staff development continue make them a leader in their field.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture; Cost Consulting; Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing; Project Management; Seismic Design; Structural Engineering; Urban Design

Membership details

Membership Level

Gold

Member Since

2010

Member Offices

  • Shanghai

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Jin Mao Tower

420.5 m / 1,380 ft

2

Nanjing Olympic Suning Tower

419.8 m / 1,377 ft

3

Guangxi Financial Investment Center

330 m / 1,083 ft

4

Wenzhou Trade Center

321.9 m / 1,056 ft

5

Tomorrow Square

284.6 m / 934 ft

6

Shanghai SK Group Tower

275 m / 902 ft

7

One Lujiazui

269.1 m / 883 ft

8

Changzhou Modern Media Center

265.1 m / 870 ft

9

Ningbo Global Shipping Plaza

262.4 m / 861 ft

10

Jing An Kerry Centre Tower 2

260 m / 853 ft

Awards

Ctbuh Leaders

Haojiang Liu

Haojiang Liu

CTBUH Future Leaders Committee, Shanghai, 2017 – Present

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

17 September 2014

Interview: Enfang Liu

Enfang Liu of ISA Architecture is interviewed by Chris Bentley during the 2014 CTBUH Shanghai Conference at the Jin Mao Tower.

Research

17 October 2016

The Vertical Renewal of the Megacity

This paper elaborates the positive effect and unique advantages of supertall high-rise buildings along with their inherent problems throughout the urbanization of Shanghai, a megacity,...

Research

16 September 2014

Research on Wind-Induced Vibration of the Steel Tower on High- Rise Buildings

An analysis on dynamic characteristics and wind-induced response of a high-rise building with a steel tower on the roof was conducted by ANSYS. It shows...

Associated companies

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

9 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (67%), 18 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Composite (52%), 13 Buildings

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.

Total: 27 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 25 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 27 Completed & Under Construction Buildings

Building Completions Timeline

 

Construction Time Chart

NOTE: Construction start time is not available for all buildings. The average construction time is only displayed if there is three or more buildings with construction start and complete data in that year.