Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

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 Connected Global News

Ping An Finance Center Completes as Fourth Tallest Building in The World

Ping An Finance Center Completes as Fourth Tallest Building in The World

27 Mar 2017, Shenzhen – Ping An Finance Center is officially complete, according to the criteria established by…

Construction Progressing on China Resources Headquarters in Shenzhen

Construction Progressing on China Resources Headquarters in Shenzhen

22 Dec 2016, Shenzhen – Having surpassed the 384-meter height of the completed Shun Hing Square, the…

Ping An Finance Center Structurally Topped Out in Shenzhen

Ping An Finance Center Structurally Topped Out in Shenzhen

4 May 2015, Shenzhen – On April 30, developers and designers of the Ping An Finance Center celebrated the…

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CCDI Group Connected Global News

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Ping An Finance Center Completes as Fourth Tallest Building in The World
27 Mar 2017 – Shenzhen, China
Ping An Finance Center is officially complete, according to the criteria established by the CTBUH. At 599 meters, it is the tallest building in Shenzhen, the second…
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Construction Progressing on China Resources Headquarters in Shenzhen
22 Dec 2016 – Shenzhen, China
Having surpassed the 384-meter height of the completed Shun Hing Square, the structurally topped out China Resources Headquarters is now the third tallest of all…
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Ping An Finance Center Structurally Topped Out in Shenzhen
4 May 2015 – Shenzhen, China
On April 30, developers and designers of the Ping An Finance Center celebrated the structural topping out of the megatall building, meaning that the highest primary…
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MAD Architects on the Creators Project
2 Apr 2013 – Tianjin, China
The Creators Project has produced a feature of MAD Architects and its Sinosteel International Plaza building. The building, which is under construction in Tianjin,…
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Qatar Aims to Become a Leader in Sustainability
31 Oct 2012 – Doha, Qatar
Architecture Source's article A Tale of Contradictions: Qatar's Green Building Movement reports on fast-growing Qatar's advancements in the green building movement, which…

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CCDI Group at CTBUH

Ping An Finance Center Now Fourth Tallest Building in the World

27 Mar 2017, CTBUH-Related News – CTBUH has certified the completion of Ping An Finance Center. At 599…

CTBUH 2016 Conference Gold Sponsor

16-21 Oct 2016, Conference Sponsor – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism takes place…

Top Company Rankings: The World’s 100 Tallest Buildings

13 Oct 2016, CTBUH Research – The Council is pleased to announce the Top Company Rankings for numerous…

CCDI Group at CTBUH

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
Shenzhen, China

Zhao Ming Wang

Zhao Ming Wang

CTBUH Conference, Speaker, 2016
Shenzhen, China

Yu Zhang

Yu Zhang

CTBUH China Awards Symposium, Speaker, 2016
Beijing, China

CTBUH Resources Involving CCDI Group

Award Winners & Finalists

The CTBUH Awards recognize projects and individuals that have made extraordinary contributions to the advancement of tall buildings and the urban environment, and that achieve sustainability at the highest and broadest level.

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Finalist

China Award Excellence

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 14 Completed11 Under Constr.
300m+ Buildings 1 Completed7 Under Constr.
Average Building Age 5 Years
Most Common Function office, 14 Buildings
Most Common Material Composite, 14 Buildings
Building Functions
 
Building Materials
 

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