Johannesburg Facts

150m+ Buildings 4 Completed
Tallest Building The Leonardo (228 m)
Global Ranking #137 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #1 in Africa by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Country Ranking #1 in South Africa by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
First 150m+ Building Carlton Centre (1973)
Average Building Age 35 years
Most Common Function Office , 50%
Most Common Material Concrete , 100%

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

Buildings See All Buildings in City

1   The Leonardo 2019 228 m
2   Carlton Centre 1973 201 m
3   Ponte Tower 1975 173 m
4   Marble Towers 1973 152 m
5   Kwadukuza Egoli Hotel Tower 1 1985 140 m
6   Michelangelo Tower 2005 140 m
7   ABSA Building 1970 140 m
8   Trust Bank Centre 1970 140 m
9   Standard Bank Centre 1968 139 m
10   Southern Life Centre 1973 138 m
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.
1   Northern Lights - -
2   The Beacon - -
3   Ellipse Galileo 2022 -
4   Ellipse Cassini 2022 -
  Proposed
1   The Leonardo 2019 228 m
2   Carlton Centre 1973 201 m
3   Ponte Tower 1975 173 m
4   Marble Towers 1973 152 m
5   Kwadukuza Egoli Hotel Tower 1 1985 140 m
6   Michelangelo Tower 2005 140 m
7   ABSA Building 1970 140 m
8   Trust Bank Centre 1970 140 m
9   Standard Bank Centre 1968 139 m
10   Southern Life Centre 1973 138 m

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Based on 4 Buildings Over 150m Height

 

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CTBUH Initiatives

Twisting Tall Buildings
18 Aug 2016 – CTBUH Research

Founding of CTBUH Chapter in South Africa
Apr 2010 – Event Report

Research Papers

Megacities: Setting the Scene
Oct 2016 – CTBUH Journal, 2016 Issue IV