Amman, Jordan

Amman Facts

150m+ Buildings 1 Completed
Tallest Building Amman Rotana Hotel (188 m)
Global Ranking #227 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #14 in Middle East by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Country Ranking #1 in Jordan by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
First 150m+ Building Amman Rotana Hotel (2015)
Average Building Age 4 years
Most Common Function Hotel , 100%
Most Common Material Concrete , 100%

All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings.

Buildings See All Buildings in City

1   Amman Rotana Hotel 2015 188 m
2   The Heights 2015 133 m
3   Le Royal Hotel 2002 105 m
4   St. Regis Amman 2019 -
5   The Residences at St. Regis Amman North Tower 2019 -
6   The Residences at St. Regis Amman South Tower 2019 -
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.

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Research Papers

The Middle East: 30+ Years of Building Tall
Oct 2018 – CTBUH Journal, 2018 Issue IV

Enhancing Social-Cultural Sustainability in Tall Buildings: A Trace from Vernacular Houses
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism

Toward a Better Urban Life: Integration of Cities and Tall Buildings
Jun 2008 – 4th Architectural Conference on High Rise Buildings

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Papers Related to Amman

The Middle East: 30+ Years of Building Tall
Oct 2018 – CTBUH Journal, 2018 Issue IV; CTBUH Research
The Middle East region is hosting its first CTBUH International Conference since 2008. In that year, there were 119 completed buildings of 150 meters or greater height.…
Enhancing Social-Cultural Sustainability in Tall Buildings: A Trace from Vernacular Houses
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Amer Al-Jokhadar & Wassim Jabi, Cardiff University
In the age of globalization and continuous urbanization, architects have a greater responsibility to design buildings with comfortable and sustainable environments.…
Toward a Better Urban Life: Integration of Cities and Tall Buildings
Jun 2008 – 4th Architectural Conference on High Rise Buildings; Mir M. Ali & Ajla Aksamija, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
In the context of a rapidly urbanizing world, architects and planners should aim to create cities that are thriving, vibrant, and healthy. Well-planned cities containing…
Skyscrapers in the context of Amman, Jordan
Mar 2008 – CTBUH 2008 8th World Congress, Dubai; Samer Abu Ghazaleh, University of Jordan
The development of skyscrapers in Greater Amman through the 20th century was to some extent reasonable and none of them exceeded 90 meters in height. Since the beginning…

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