Chinese Engineering

CCTV Headquarters, Beijing

General Information

Official Name: CCTV Headquarters
Name of Complex: -
Other Names: China Central TV Headquarters
Structure Type: Building
Status: Completed
Country: China
City: Beijing
Street Address & Map: 32 Dongsanhuan Zhonglu, Chaoyang District
Height: To Tip:237.5m
  Architectural: 234m
  Occupied:213.9m
Area: 316000m²
Floors Above Ground: 54
Floors Below Ground: 3
No. of Elevators: 75
No. of Hotel Rooms: -
No. of Parking Spaces: 2702
Building Function: Office
Structural Material: Composite
Proposed: 2002
Beginning of Construction: 2004
Completion: 2012

 

Design and Construction

Developer: China Central Television
Architect: Design: Office for Metropolitan Architecture
  Architect of Record: Shanghai Xian Dai Architectural Design (Group) Co. Ltd
Structural Engineer: Design: Arup
  Architect of Record: Shanghai Xian Dai Architectural Design (Group) Co. Ltd
MEP Engineer: Design: Arup
Construction control unit: Beijing Yuanda International Project Management Consulting Co. Ltd
Main Contractors: China State Construction

 

Construction Information

Steel Tonnage: About 140,000 tonnes
Steel Materials Specifications: 《热轧H型钢和部分T型钢》GB/T11263
  《优质碳素结构钢》(GB/T 699-1999) 
  《碳素结构钢》(GB/T 700-2006) 
  《低合金高强度结构钢》(GB/T 1591-2008) 
  《合金结构钢》(GB/T 3077-1999) 
  《建筑结构用钢板》(GB/T 19879-2005) 
  《厚度方向性能钢板》(GB/T 5313-2010) 
  《钢结构工程施工规范》(GB 50755-2012) 
  《钢结构工程施工质量验收规范》(50205-2001)
Steel Materials Suppliers: -
Steelwork Designers: China Construction Steel Structure Corp.Ltd
Steelwork Fabricators: China Construction Steel Structure Corp.Ltd
Steelwork Subcontractors: China Construction Steel Structure Corp.Ltd

 

Internet Resources

CCTV: http://www.cctv.com/
Office for Metropolitan Architecture: http://oma.eu/office
Shanghai Xian Dai Architectural Design (Group) Co. Ltd: http://www.xd-ad.com.cn/zh/
Arup: https://www.arup.com/
Beijing Yuanda International Project Management Consulting Co. Ltd: http://www.bjyd.com.cn/home.html
China State Construction: http://www.cscec.com.cn/
China Construction Steel Structure Corp.Ltd: http://sstr.cscec.com
CTBUH Technical Papers:  
Field Measurements of the New CCTV Tower in Beijing: http://global.ctbuh.org/resources/papers/download/2309-field-measurements-of-the-new-cctv-tower-in-beijing.pdf
Case Study :CCTV Building-Headquarters &Cultural Center: http://global.ctbuh.org/resources/papers/download/13-case-study-cctv-building-headquarters-cultural-center.pdf
The Public Meaning of Skyscrapers: Shenzhen Stock Exchange and CCTV: http://global.ctbuh.org/resources/papers/download/1878-the-public-meaning-of-skyscrapers-shenzhen-stock-exchange-and-cctv.pdf
Finding Structural Solutions by Connecting Towers: http://global.ctbuh.org/resources/papers/download/273-finding-structural-solutions-by-connecting-towers.pdf
Others:  
CCTV Headquarters: https://baike.baidu.com/item/%E4%B8%AD%E5%A4%AE%E7%94%B5%E8%A7%86%E5%8F%B0%E6%80%BB%E9%83%A8%E5%A4%A7%E6%A5%BC
Video Clips:  
中央电视台新大楼建设施工方案视频: http://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XNjcxNzUyMzYw.html

About Us

CNERCEstablishment of the Chinese National Engineering Research Centre for Steel Construction (Hong Kong Branch) at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) was approved by the State Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), People’s Republic of China on 12th October 2015.

Contact Information

Address:
Chinese National Engineering Research Center for Steel Construction (Hong Kong Branch)
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Phase 8,
Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong.

Phone: (852) 3400-8451

Email: cnerc.steel@polyu.edu.hk