Bank of China Tower, Shanghai

The Shanghai Bank of China Tower (simplified Chinese: 上海中银大厦; traditional Chinese: 上海中銀大廈; pinyin: Shànghǎi Zhōngyín Dàshà), is a 53-story tower in the Pudong District, Shanghai, China. It was built for the Bank of China by the Japanese architectural firm Nikken Sekkei.

Bank of China Tower
中银大厦
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Bank of China Tower
General information
StatusComplete
TypeOffice
Location200 Yincheng Middle Road, Pudong District,
Shanghai, China
Coordinates31°14′26″N 121°29′55″E / 31.2405°N 121.4985°E / 31.2405; 121.4985Coordinates: 31°14′26″N 121°29′55″E / 31.2405°N 121.4985°E / 31.2405; 121.4985
Completed1999
Opening28 August 2000
Cost230 million USD
Height
Antenna spire258 m (846 ft)
Roof226 m (741 ft)
Technical details
Floor count53 (plus 3 underground)
Floor area124,444 m2 (1,339,500 sq ft)
Design and construction
ArchitectNikken Sekkei Ltd.

In popular cultureEdit

It was one of the three buildings that were part of the filming of Mission: Impossible III starring Tom Cruise. It is the building where Tom Cruise did a bungee jump.[1]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Berra, John; Ju, Wei (2014). World Film Locations: Shanghai. Intellect Books. p. 76. ISBN 978-1-78320-199-0.

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