Part 2: Design Projects


Source: http://www.arch2o.com/shanghai-tower-marshall-strabala/

 Shanghai tower

Lead designer: Jun Xia: http://www.ctbuh.org/CongressCommittees/LocalSteering/JunXia/tabid/3013/language/en-US/Default.aspx

Recommended: Web page-http://www.gensler.com/uploads/documents/Shanghai_Tower_12_22_2010.pdf

Client: ShanghaiTower Construction and Development Co. Ltd

Web link: http://www.shanghaitower.com.cn/enversion/show_news.asp?id=235&c_id=218

Source: https://pbworld.com/capabilities_projects/shanghai_tower.aspx

 

Rationale:

Stimulating financial growth for china, promoting and demonstrating a “green” (environmentally friendly) infrastructure development in china. Also to serve as a residential and retail hub for the public. The exterior form symbolises china’s past, present and future and the dynamic emergence of modern china. http://www.gensler.com/uploads/documents/Shanghai_Tower_12_22_2010.pdf

 

 

Where is it designed for?

Shanghai-China

What country or market is it targeting?

As the Shanghai tower is a multi-use building, multiple markets such as Retail, Business and Residential are targeted.

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