Chinese Architecture- Shenzhen

Shun Hing Square

architect

K.Y. Cheung Design Associates

location

Shenzhen, China

date

1996

style

Postmodern

construction

structural height of 384 m (1,260 ft) and has 69 stories. Tallest all-steel building in China.

type

Office Building, parking garage, retail.
   
 
   
 
  Above images copyright Patrick Beckers, http://www.skyscraperpicture.com/shunhingsquare.htm
   
Shun Hing Square (Chinese: 信兴广场, Aka. 地王大厦) is a supertall skyscraper in Shenzhen, China. Designed by K.Y. Cheung Design Associates, it has a structural height of 384 m (1,260 ft) and has 69 stories. It was completed in 1996 and for one year (from 1996 till 1997), it was the tallest building in China until Guangzhou's CITIC Plaza was completed. It now ranks fourth in China and ninth worldwide in the high-rise ranking.

There is five story shopping arcade at the base and an observation level on the top floor, named the 'Meridian View Centre'. It also consists of offices and apartments.

links

http://www.skyscraperpicture.com/shunhingsquare.htm
www.essential-architecture.com