We are honored to share with you the attached news on the recent ground-breaking for the Thornton Tomasetti-engineered Shanghai Tower. As the structural engineers for the project, we are extremely proud to help design another of the world’s most distinctive and innovative high-rise buildings. At 632 meters (2,074 feet), Shanghai Tower is the world’s third tallest building under construction, after Nakheel Tower, at 1000+ meters, and Burj Dubai, at 800+ meters, according to November data from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat.
Read more from the Gensler press release.
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Thornton Tomasetti provides engineering design, investigation and analysis services to clients worldwide on projects of every size and level of complexity. We fulfill the needs of our clients at every stage in the building life cycle through seven integrated practices in Structural Engineering, Façade Engineering, Forensics, Renewal, Construction Engineering, Property Loss Consulting and Sustainability. Founded in 1956, today Thornton Tomasetti is an 800-person organization of engineers, architects and other professionals collaborating from offices across the United States and in Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East.
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