Shanghai International Ocean Shipping Centre
Shanghai, China / 2004 / 900,000 sf
Located on a 1.2 hectare corner site along Pudong Road in the Pudong Financial Development Centre, BNC was retained by the client to create a landmark, 50-storey tower as the headquarters for international ocean shipping interests in Shanghai. The building is comprised of 35 floors of office space grossing a total of 66,500 sm, 100 residential units from floors 36 through 48, including two-storey penthouse units, and a 20,000 sm mixed-use podium with retail, restaurants, entertainment venue, and recreation facilities, including an indoor and outdoor pool. The tower is crowned with a revolving restaurant on the 50th floor, overlooking downtown Shanghai and the Huangpu River.