依据吉尼斯世界纪录（Guinness World Records），台北101大楼现在以每分钟1010米的速度居全球之首。上海将装超高速电梯 台
Shanghai to install high speed elevator Taipei 101 building not the fastest any more
According to The Central News Agency(CAN), Shanghai Center Building, by the time it is completed in 2014,will have the faster elevator than Taipei 101 buidling. In case that there is no other competitors, with its speed of 1080 meters per minute, it will probably make the fastest elevator in the world.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation indicated yesterday that the company has won the bid to provide all the 106 elevators including the ultra high speed elevator with speed of 1080 meters per minute, for the ultra high rise building Shanghai Center Building.
Based on Guinness World Records, Taipei 101 Building ranks the first around the world at the speed of 1010 meters per minute.
Shanghai Center Building (632meters) was built from November, 2008,and pile foundation of main building was finished in July, 2009.The whole building will be completed by 2014. Shanghai Center Building’s body height will be No. 1 in mainland China, and its total height is second to the Shenzhen Ping’an International Finance Building (646 meters),which will also be finished in the same year of 2014.