Shanghai Tower is designed by world renowned architect Arthur Gensler, it will become the tallest building in Shanghai upon completion in a group of three supertall buildings in Pudong, the other two being the Jin Mao Tower and the Shanghai World Financial Center.
According to sources, "the building will rise approximately 632 metres (2,073 ft) and will have 128 stories, with a total floor area of 380,000 m2 (4,090,000 sq ft)."
Shanghai Tower is scheduled to open partially in 2012 when the top floor is finished. The skyscraper will open fully in 2014, according to Gu Jianping, president of Shanghai Tower Construction Development Co Ltd.
Below are the pictures and renderings of China's Shanghai Tower 上海中心大厦
All Image Sources: 沈浩鹏, CTBUH, Skyscraper Center, Wikimedia
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