Abeno Harukas has seismic resistance capable of withstanding seismic waves 1.5 times larger than the level specified in government regulations, thanks to its state-of-the-art earthquake-resistant technologies. Also, a safe structural frame is used that can withstand earthquakes with an intensity of 7 on the Japanese seven-stage seismic scale.
Building consists of Station, Department Store, Office, Hotel, Art Museum, Observatory .
Opened on March 7, 2014. The building is 300 meters tall and has 62 floors, making it the tallest building in Japan.
V-bracing 4J Damper.
Damptech developed high capacity dampers in the range of 340-1000 Kip.
Product: 4J (4 joint) Dampers
Total # Units: 108
City: Abeno-ku, Osaka
Engineers: TAKENAKA CORP.
Proprietor: KINTETSU CORP.
Tower Space: Approx, 212,000 m2