Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

Featured Buildings Involving CCDI Group

Baidu Headquarters

Baidu Headquarters, Shenzhen

Winner of a 2019 Best Tall Building Award of Excellence, this building is an office tower that has a series of exterior courtyards integrating vertical circulation.

Chaoyang Park Plaza

Chaoyang Park Plaza, Beijing

Chaoyang Park Plaza’s single-curved, cold-bent, dark, reflective glass imitates Shan shui landscape painting by resembling a mountain naturally rising above the ground.

China Resources Tower

China Resources Tower, Shenzhen

Winner of a 2019 Best Tall Building Award of Excellence, the design was inspired by the form of a bamboo shoot, which was realized through a diagrid structural system.

Doha Tower

Doha Tower, Doha

Doha Tower stands out for its deft and subtle sensitivity to culture, context, and climate. The strength of the proposal is in its unapologetic connection to culture and place.

Hai Tian Center

Hai Tian Center, Qingdao

Situated next to the sea, The Haitian Center is a mixed-use project featuring Class A office space, high-end residential and two hotels.

One Shenzhen Bay

One Shenzhen Bay, Shenzhen

Located on reclaimed land that did not exist in 2005, One Shenzhen Bay anchors the newly created business district of Houhai.

Ping An Finance Center

Ping An Finance Center, Shenzhen

Ping An Finance Center is located in the city’s Futian District and represents a new generation of the prototypical Asian skyscraper: very tall, very dense, and hyper-connected.

About CCDI Group

Founded in 1994, CCDI is a large architectural consulting firm that provides integrated services for urban construction and development.
They have business units covering broad industry sectors to achieve specialization.

CCDI adopts a modern enterprise management system to set up practical operational policies that maximize the capabilities of a Chinese design firm. It employs outstanding architects, engineers, planners, consultants, project managers and management consulting professionals to offer consulting, architectural design, construction management, engineering, and other related services in the fields of general building, rail transportation and other industries.

CCDI strive to provide their customers with systemic and comprehensive solutions. CCDI cherishes the urban environment they are living in, and takes on social responsibility to contribute to China's development.

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CCDI Group at CTBUH

One Shenzhen Bay Tower 7 Sky Concert Hall Signboard

29 Jan 2019, Event Report – One Shenzhen Bay Tower 7 in Shenzhen, China installed a CTBUH Signboard recognizing…

CTBUH China Hosts Tall Building Symposium

CTBUH China Hosts Tall Building Symposium

19 Jun 2018, Event – CTBUH China held its board meeting at Tongji University in Shanghai, which was…

CTBUH Shanghai Young Professionals Committee Talks Competitions

CTBUH Shanghai Young Professionals Committee Talks Competitions

17 Nov 2017, Event Report – CTBUH China and Shanghai Young Professionals Committee (YPC) co-hosted a symposium…

CCDI Group at CTBUH

One Shenzhen Bay Tower 7 Sky Concert Hall Signboard
29 Jan 2019, Shenzhen – Event Report
One Shenzhen Bay Tower 7 in Shenzhen, China installed a CTBUH Signboard recognizing its incorporation of the “World’s Highest Concert Hall.”
CTBUH China Hosts Tall Building Symposium
19 Jun 2018, Chicago – Event
CTBUH China held its board meeting at Tongji University in Shanghai, which was followed by a half-day symposium titled "The Future of Vertical Cities"
CTBUH Shanghai Young Professionals Committee Talks Competitions
17 Nov 2017, Shanghai – Event Report
CTBUH China and Shanghai Young Professionals Committee (YPC) co-hosted a symposium on “Gains and Losses in Tall Building Design Competitions.”
CTBUH Shanghai YPC Holds Inaugural Meeting
3 Aug 2017, Shanghai – Event Report
The CTBUH Shanghai Young Professionals Committee (YPC) held its first board meeting at the Shanghai office of Gensler.
Ping An Finance Center Now Fourth Tallest Building in the World
27 Mar 2017, Shenzhen – CTBUH-Related News
CTBUH has certified the completion of Ping An Finance Center. At 599 meters it is the tallest building in Shenzhen, second tallest in China, and fourth tallest worldwide.
CTBUH 2016 Conference Gold Sponsor
16-21 Oct 2016 – Conference Sponsor
Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism takes place progressively across three Chinese cities: Shenzhen, Guangzhou, and Hong Kong.
Top Company Rankings: The World’s 100 Tallest Buildings
13 Oct 2016, Chicago – CTBUH Research
The Council is pleased to announce the Top Company Rankings for numerous disciplines as derived from the list of projects appearing in 100 of the World’s Tallest Buildings.
CTBUH China Office Kicks Off
18 Mar 2015, Shanghai – Event Report
The CTBUH China Office / Asia Headquarters officially launched at CAUP at Tongji University with the inaugural board meeting and a reception
CTBUH Leaders Tour Ping An Tower
18 Oct 2013, Shenzhen – Tour Report
Executive Director Antony Wood and Trustee David Malott were treated to a high-octane tour of the under-construction Ping An Financial Center tower by its developer’s CEO.

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Kui Zhuang

Kui Zhuang

CTBUH China Office Board, 2015 – Present
Shanghai, China

Xia Ai

Xia Ai

CTBUH Future Leaders Committee, Shanghai, 2018 – Present
Shanghai, China

Xue Yi Fu

Xue Yi Fu

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2012

CTBUH Leaders at CCDI Group

Kui Zhuang

Kui Zhuang

CTBUH China Office Board, 2015 – Present
Shanghai, China

Xia Ai

Xia Ai

CTBUH Future Leaders Committee, Shanghai, 2018 – Present
Shanghai, China

Xue Yi Fu

Xue Yi Fu

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2012

Zhaoming Wang

Zhaoming Wang

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2016
Shanghai, China

Fang Xie

Fang Xie

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2016
Shenzhen, China

Wu Guoqin

Wu Guoqin

CTBUH Innovation Conference, Speaker, 2019
Shenzhen, China

Wu Tao

Wu Tao

CTBUH Innovation Conference, Speaker, 2019
Shanghai, China

Yu Zhang

Yu Zhang

CTBUH China Awards Symposium, Speaker, 2016
Beijing, China

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CTBUH Resources Involving CCDI Group

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Shenzhen Bay Development Q&A

18 Oct 2016 – CTBUH 2016 China Conference
Kui Zhuang, CCDI Group; Chongguang Xu, Shenzhen Municipal Government; Hang Xu, Parkland Real Estate Development Co, Ltd

Green Work Space in High-rise Building through Openness and Connection

17 Oct 2016 – CTBUH 2016 China Conference
Zhao Ming Wang, CCDI

Structure Design of Sino Steel International Plaza

19 Sep 2012 – CTBUH 2012 9th World Congress, Shanghai
Xue Yi Fu, CCDI

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Coupling of Urban-Value & Mega High-Rise: Ping An Finance Center

17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism
Fang Xie & Xia Ai, CCDI Group

Green Work Space in High-Rise Building Through Openness and Connection

17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism
Zhaoming Wang & Xia Ai, CCDI Group

Structural Design of Sino Steel International Plaza

Sep 2012 – CTBUH 2012 9th World Congress, Shanghai
Xue Yi Fu, Ying Gao, Ying Zhou & Xiangbing Yang, CCDI

Videos

Shenzhen Bay Development Q&A
18 Oct 2016 – Presentation at CTBUH 2016 China Conference; Kui Zhuang, CCDI Group; Chongguang Xu, Shenzhen Municipal Government; Hang Xu, Parkland Real Estate Development Co, Ltd
Tuesday, October 18, 2016. Shenzhen, China. Kui Zhuang, CCDI Group; Chongguang Xu, Shenzhen Municipal Government; Hang Xu, Parkland Real Estate Development Co, Ltd, Maianne Kwok, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates, answer questions at the end of 2016 China…
Green Work Space in High-rise Building through Openness and Connection
17 Oct 2016 – Presentation at CTBUH 2016 China Conference; Zhao Ming Wang, CCDI
Five years ago, CCDI put forward the concept of outdoor green work space in the high-rise building. These buildings vertically grew and interconnected with structural refuge floors as nodes. This concept was subsequently implemented in the Baidu…
Structure Design of Sino Steel International Plaza
19 Sep 2012 – Presentation at CTBUH 2012 9th World Congress, Shanghai; Xue Yi Fu, CCDI
Sino Steel (Tianjin) International Plaza is the world’s first example of a hexagonal grid structure system implemented as the exterior tube of a supertall building. Research has shown the hexagonal grid structure to be able to efficiently withstand…
Track 8: Structural Elements Q & A
19 Sep 2012 – Presentation at CTBUH 2012 9th World Congress, Shanghai; Panel Questions & Answers
The Track 8 panel consisting of: Xue Yi Fu, CCDI; Kyoung Sun Moon, Yale University; Richard Liew, National University of Singapore took questions from delegates.

Papers/Research

Coupling of Urban-Value & Mega High-Rise: Ping An Finance Center
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Fang Xie & Xia Ai, CCDI Group
If the city is seen as a giant business, what is driving its market value? The height of the building is clearly one of the factors. Shenzhen was the pioneer of reform and openness, and has since gained global recognition as a “city of design.“ In…
Green Work Space in High-Rise Building Through Openness and Connection
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Zhaoming Wang & Xia Ai, CCDI Group
Five years ago, CCDI put forward the concept of outdoor green work space in the high-rise building. These buildings vertically grew and interconnected with structural refuge floors as nodes. This concept was subsequently implemented in the Baidu…
Structural Design of Sino Steel International Plaza
Sep 2012 – CTBUH 2012 9th World Congress, Shanghai; Xue Yi Fu, Ying Gao, Ying Zhou & Xiangbing Yang, CCDI
Sino Steel (Tianjin) International Plaza has the first worldwide application of hexagonal grid structure system as its exterior tube of this super high building.

CCDI Group Tall Building Facts

150m+ Buildings 40 Completed7 Under Constr.
300m+ Buildings 3 Completed5 Under Constr.
Average Building Age 4 Years
Most Common Function office, 29 Buildings
Most Common Material Composite, 28 Buildings
Building Functions
 
Building Materials
 

All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings currently in the database.

Tall Buildings Involving CCDI Group