CTBUH Silver Member

SWA Group

About

Member Since: 2010

Member Offices: Sausalito

Website: http://www.swagroup.com/

SWA is a world leader in landscape architecture, planning, and urban design. Professionally focused and employee-owned, its foremost passion is to create exceptional places for clients.

SWA works with large, multi-functional sites and small, intimate spaces, and is one of the few firms capable of creating high-profile projects at a large scale. Its designs and plans are customized for each client's aspirations—based on deep experience, technical knowledge, cutting-edge research, and ""big ideas.""

SWA's work is fueled by a deep appreciation for nature and the beauty of natural systems. SWA is also inspired by the complexity of human-made systems and the human interactions they influence. At SWA’s core is a passion for imaginative, solution-oriented design that adds value to land, buildings, cities, regions, and people’s lives.

Fields of Expertise

Landscape Architecture

Buildings

Please note that all heights shown in italics/red are estimated heights. These have been calculated based on known floor counts for the building, then extrapolated through analyzing typically hundreds of buildings of the same function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard building features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of these estimations.

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

Jeddah Tower

1000 m / 3,281 ft

2

Burj Khalifa

828 m / 2,717 ft

3

Shanghai Tower

632 m / 2,073 ft

4

Wuhan Greenland Center

475.6 m / 1,560 ft

5

SUNAC A-ONE Tower 1

470 m / 1,542 ft

6

Chengdu Greenland Tower

468 m / 1,535 ft

7

The Exchange 106

453.6 m / 1,488 ft

8

Zifeng Tower

450 m / 1,476 ft

9

Wuhan Center Tower

443.1 m / 1,454 ft

10

Greenland Shandong International Financial Center

428 m / 1,404 ft

Please note that all heights shown in italics/red are estimated heights. These have been calculated based on known floor counts for the building, then extrapolated through analyzing typically hundreds of buildings of the same function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard building features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of these estimations.

Rank
Name
City
Height

1

Jeddah Tower

Jeddah

1000 m

3,281 ft

2

Burj Khalifa

Dubai

828 m

2,717 ft

3

Wuhan Greenland Center

Wuhan

636 m

2,087 ft

4

Shanghai Tower

Shanghai

632 m

2,073 ft

5

Wuhan Greenland Center

Wuhan

476 m

1,560 ft

6

SUNAC A-ONE Tower 1

Chongqing

470 m

1,542 ft

7

Chengdu Greenland Tower

Chengdu

468 m

1,535 ft

8

R&F Guangdong Building

Tianjin

468 m

1,535 ft

9

The Exchange 106

Kuala Lumpur

454 m

1,488 ft

10

Zifeng Tower

Nanjing

450 m

1,476 ft

11

Wuhan Center Tower

Wuhan

443 m

1,454 ft

12

Greenland Shandong International Financial Center

Jinan

428 m

1,404 ft

13

Minying International Trade Center T2

Dongguan

423 m

1,386 ft

14

Dabaihui Plaza

Shenzhen

376 m

1,232 ft

15

China Merchants Prince Bay Tower

Shenzhen

374 m

1,227 ft

16

Qingdao Hai Tian Center

Qingdao

369 m

1,210 ft

17

Greenland Group Suzhou Center

Suzhou

358 m

1,175 ft

18

OKO - Residential Tower

Moscow

354 m

1,162 ft

19

SUNAC A-ONE Tower 4

Chongqing

349 m

1,145 ft

20

China World Tower

Beijing

330 m

1,083 ft

21

Poly Pazhou C2

Guangzhou

311 m

1,020 ft

22

Pearl River Tower

Guangzhou

309 m

1,015 ft

23

Cayan Tower

Dubai

306 m

1,005 ft

24

Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Central Plaza, Parcel A

Nanchang

303 m

994 ft

24

Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Central Plaza, Parcel B

Nanchang

303 m

994 ft

26

SUNAC A-ONE Tower 2

Chongqing

302 m

991 ft

27

Shenzhen Zhongzhou Holdings Financial Center

Shenzhen

301 m

987 ft

28

Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Zifeng Tower

Nanchang

268 m

879 ft

29

Jing An Kerry Centre Tower 2

Shanghai

260 m

853 ft

30

Beijing Greenland Center

Beijing

260 m

853 ft

31

SUNAC A-ONE Tower 3

Chongqing

251 m

823 ft

32

FKI Tower

Seoul

246 m

805 ft

33

Haitian Center Tower 3

Qingdao

245 m

804 ft

34

Kingtown International Center

Nanjing

231 m

759 ft

35

Emaar Square The Address Hotel & Residences

Istanbul

229 m

753 ft

36

Kingold Century

Guangzhou

228 m

748 ft

37

OKO - Office Tower

Moscow

225 m

736 ft

38

Taikang Headquarters Building

Beijing

223 m

733 ft

39

Haitian Center Tower 1

Qingdao

210 m

689 ft

40

Sequis Tower

Jakarta

206 m

677 ft

41

Sichuan Airlines Center

Chengdu

204 m

669 ft

42

Beijing Lize Ping An Finance Centre

Beijing

200 m

656 ft

43

Jing An Kerry Centre Tower 3

Shanghai

198 m

649 ft

44

Intercontinental Guangzhou Exhibition Center

Guangzhou

198 m

648 ft

45

Pudong Financial Plaza Office Tower 1

Shanghai

194 m

635 ft

46

Chengdu Greenland Center Tower 2

Chengdu

173 m

568 ft

47

Chengdu Greenland Center Tower 3

Chengdu

166 m

545 ft

48

Poly International Plaza – Dawangjing

Beijing

161 m

529 ft

49

Sanya Horizons

Sanya

160 m

525 ft

50

Shenzhen Zhongzhou Holdings Financial Center Tower B

Shenzhen

158 m

517 ft

51

Emaar Square Heights Residences

Istanbul

157 m

515 ft

52

3001 John F Kennedy Boulevard

Philadelphia

156 m

512 ft

53

One Palace

Shenzhen

146 m

479 ft

54

Emaar Square Office Tower

Istanbul

142 m

466 ft

55

Azure

Dallas

114 m

375 ft

56

3025 John F Kennedy Boulevard

Philadelphia

110 m

361 ft

57

Landmark Two

Los Angeles

106 m

349 ft

58

Poly Beijing Tongzhou Metropolitan North Tower

Beijing

105 m

345 ft

58

Poly Beijing Tongzhou Metropolitan South Tower

Beijing

105 m

345 ft

60

One Cardinal Way

St. Louis

102 m

334 ft

61

Pudong Financial Plaza Office Tower 2

Shanghai

100 m

328 ft

61

Pudong Financial Plaza Office Tower 3

Shanghai

100 m

328 ft

63

Habitat Qinhuangdao Phase 1

Qinhuangdao

100 m

328 ft

63

Habitat Qinhuangdao Phase 2

Qinhuangdao

100 m

328 ft

65

Tao Zhu Yin Yuan

Taipei

93 m

306 ft

66

1200 Broadway

Nashville

89 m

292 ft

67

Pudong Financial Plaza L+Mall

Shanghai

74 m

243 ft

68

Emaar Square Residences A

Istanbul

70 m

230 ft

69

Emaar Square Residences B

Istanbul

70 m

228 ft

70

Emaar Square Residences D

Istanbul

62 m

204 ft

71

Emaar Square Residences C

Istanbul

54 m

177 ft

72

Hsinchu High-Speed Rail Station TOD Tower 1

Hsinchu

- m

- ft

73

Park Wellstate Nishiazabu

Tokyo

- m

- ft

74

Hsinchu High-Speed Rail Station TOD Tower 2

Hsinchu

- m

- ft

CTBUH Initiatives Involving SWA Group

Nanjing Regional Tour Report: Redeveloping the "Southern Capital"

22–23 September 2012

Nanjing, the venerable “Southern capital,” is in the midst of the type of redevelopment surge impacting many Chinese cities.