Taipei

China

Facts

Density

0 people per km²

0 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

14 Completed • 2 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Most Common Function*

Office (56%)

Most Common Material*

Steel (69%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

86

Tallest City in

the World
#

52

Tallest City in

Asia
#

2

Tallest City in

China

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

TAIPEI 101

508 m / 1,667 ft

2

Taipei Sky Tower

280 m / 919 ft

3

Taipei Nanshan Plaza

271.5 m / 891 ft

4

Fubon Group Xinyi Headquarters

266.3 m / 874 ft

5

Shin Kong Life Tower

244.8 m / 803 ft

6

Cathay Landmark

212 m / 696 ft

7

Farglory Financial Center

208.3 m / 683 ft

8

Far Eastern Plaza 2

165 m / 541 ft

9

Far Eastern Plaza 1

165 m / 541 ft

10

Yihwa International Residential Tower A

160 m / 525 ft

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Videos

03 November 2016

Building on Unprecedented Performance: TAIPEI 101

Perhaps what is most notable about the TAIPEI 101 performance upgrade is not its complexity, but rather that the tower was already relatively efficient. All...

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Research

17 October 2016

Megacities: Setting the Scene

The rise of the megacity presents unprecedented opportunities to understand the human urbanization phenomenon, and to observe the effects of multicore, polycentric cities growing together...

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Global News

09 August 2019

Taipei 101 Damper Experienced Record Movement Due to Earthquake

The tuned mass damper in the Taipei 101 skyscraper moved 15 centimeters due to an earthquake early Thursday, 8 August, according to the building management....

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