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Jin Mao Tower

Jin Mao Tower
Jin Mao Tower.jpg
The Jin Mao Tower in August 2005
General information
Type Skyscraper
(incl. office, hotel, tourism, & retail)
Architectural style Neo-Futurism
Location 88 Century Avenue, Pudong District, Shanghai 200121, China
Coordinates view on map
Construction started 14 September 1994
Completed 1999
Cost US$530 million (1999)
Architectural 420.5 meters (1,380 ft)
Tip 420.5 meters (1,380 ft)
Top floor 348.4 meters (1,143 ft)
Observatory 340.1 meters (1,116 ft)
Technical details
Floor count

(+4 spire floors)
(+3 basement floors)

(Total: 95 floors)
Floor area 289,500 m2 (3,116,000 sq ft)
Lifts/elevators 61
Design and construction
Architect Adrian Smith at SOM
Structural engineer SOM

The Jin Mao Tower (simplified Chinese: ?; traditional Chinese: ?; pinyin: Jinmào Dàshà; literally: "The Golden Prosperity Building"), also known as the Jinmao Building or Jinmao Tower, is an 88-story landmark Skyscraper in Lujiazui, Pudong, Shanghai, China. It is 420.5-metre (1,380 ft) and is the 18th tallest building in the world. It contains a , and the hotel. Along with the Oriental Pearl Tower, the Shanghai World Financial Center and the Shanghai Tower it is part of the Lujiazui skyline seen from the Bund. It used to be the tallest building in China but its height was surpassed on September 14, 2007, by the Shanghai World Financial Center which is located close by. The Shanghai Tower, a 121-story building located next to these two buildings, surpassed the height of both these buildings in 2015.

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