ASSA ABLOY secures Chinese skyscraper /global/scaled/2064x899x0x1139x1000x435/Global-References-Office-and-Corporate-Ping An Financial Center (2).jpg Combining functionality and visual appeal, ASSA ABLOY’s door opening solutions met the various security needs of the fourth-highest skyscraper in the word. Customer Ping An International Finance Center is the second highest skyscraper in China and the fourth highest in the world. The center is 599 meters high with 118 stories. The headquarters of China Ping An Insurance, it also houses offices, a hotel, a conference center and a shopping mall. Challenge The customer needed a supplier who could provide a cost-efficient door opening solution and was able to provide technical advice and recommend hardware at the design stage. As a landmark building, the hardware was required to present good visual appeal on top of its functionality, security and convenient access control. Solution ASSA ABLOY has delivered door opening solutions to optimize the security and aesthetic needs. The hardware solution meets ANSI and EN-standards for the various security needs around the building. Electromechanical locks matching convenience and aesthetic appeal have been provided in selected areas where access control is critical.