Taiwan Tower International Competition
Register: 29.08.2011 / Submit: 29.08.2011
Calling for An architectural powerhouse whose passion, imagination, and profession soar above all. Come aboard An international competition to design Taiwan's most visionary tower!
To commemorate the centennial of the founding of Taiwan, R.O.C., the government is planning to erect a “Taiwan Tower” as an important landmark within the newly-designated special municipality of Taichung. Taiwan Tower is to be located at the southern tip of Taichung Gateway Park, which is part of the former Taichung (Shuinan) Airport site, Taichung city. The project will comprise of Taiwan Tower and the Museum of Taichung City Development. Though not aiming to compete in height with other towers of the world, in principle the observatory of Taiwan Tower should provide visitors with a view of the Taiwan Strait. The height is planned to be at least 300 meters in principle.
Total Construction Budget: About NT$ 6,588,000,000. (About US$ 220,000,000) Subject to the approved budget by city council.
Service Fee: The service fee for this project is a fixed fee in the total amount of NT$ 842,000,000. (About US$ 28,000,000) Subject to the approved budget by city council.
Competition website: http://www.twtower.com.tw/
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