Shanghai International Financial Centre (IFC)

Year 2009/2010
Location Lujiazui financial centre in Pudong, Shanghai, China
Solutions Double-deck elevators, KONE MiniSpace™, KONE MonoSpace®
Naberezhnaya Tower

The Shanghai IFC will be a new international landmark of China. The commercial complex will comprise of three towers, highest measuring 260 meters. It will host grade-A offices, two hotels managed by Ritz-Carlton and W Hotels, as well as a top-end mall.

About the elevators

  • Number of KONE elevators: 99
  • Max speed m/s: 8
  • Max speed fpm: 1600
  • Max travel m: 250
  • Max travel ft: 820

About the project

  • Architect: Pelli Clarke, Pelli Architects 
  • Developer: Sun Hung Kai Properties (SHKP)   
  • Special KONE solutions: KONE MiniSpace™ high-speed elevators, Four multi-use double-deck elevators for passenger and service use. First of its kind to be installed in China.