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Suzhou Supertower

Suzhou, China, anticipated completion 2013
452 m/ 1482 ft/ 92 floors
Developer: The Wharf
Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates PC
Structural Engineer: Arup

Planned as the iconic tower of the Suzhou Industrial Park, a new development district beyond the ancient water town of historic canals, stone bridges, and pagodas, KPF's Suzhou Supertower will contain facilities for offices, hotels and apartments. The 92nd floor will also include a sightseeing platform.