Also known as the Tuntex & Chien-Tai Tower, the T & C Tower, and 85 Skytower, the 85-floor Tuntex Sky Tower is the tallest building in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
Tuntex Sky Tower, or the T & C Tower, in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan. C.Y. Lee & Partners and Hellmuth, Obata & Kassabaum, architects.
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Kaohsiung City, Taiwan
C.Y. Lee & Partners and Hellmuth, Obata & Kassabaum
348 meters / 1,140 feet
About the Tuntex Sky Tower
Tuntex Sky Tower has an unusual fork shape that resembles the Chinese character Kao
, which means tall
is also the first character in the name Kaohsiung City.
The two prongs rise 35 stories and then merge into the central tower. An antenna at the top adds 30 meters to the total height of Tuntex Sky Tower.