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Absolute World
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Height: Occupied
165 m / 541 ft
 
Height: To Tip
175.6 m / 576 ft
Height: Architectural
175.6 m / 576 ft
 
Absolute World Building D Outline
Tallest Building:
Absolute World Building D

Floors Above Ground
56
Floors Below Ground
6
# of Elevators
6
Top Elevator Speed
3.6 m/s
Tower GFA
40,069 m² / 431,299 ft²
Development GFA
85,000 m² / 914,932 ft²
# of Apartments
427
# of Parking Spaces
954

Facts & Figures

Official Name Absolute World
Status Completed
Country Canada
City Mississauga
Complex Function residential
Completion 2012

Map of Buildings in Complex

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Buildings in Complex

  Completed   Architecturally Topped Out   Structurally Topped Out   Under Construction   On Hold   Never Completed   Proposed   Vision   Demolished
ID #   Status Building Name City Height (m) Height (ft) Floors Completed Material Use
2939 1   COM Absolute World Building D Mississauga (CA) 175.6 576 56 2012 concrete residential
3918 2   COM Absolute World Building E Mississauga (CA) 157.9 518 50 2012 concrete residential
9088 3   COM Absolute Vision Mississauga (CA) 112 367 35 2009 concrete residential
19021 4   COM A2 Mississauga (CA) 95 312 31 2007 concrete residential
19022 5   COM A1 Mississauga (CA) 87 285 27 2007 concrete residential

CTBUH Initiatives

Twisting Tall Buildings
18 Aug 2016 – CTBUH Research

Toronto Regional Tour
29-30 Oct 2015 – Tour Report

CTBUH Canada Inaugural Meeting
2 May 2013 – Event Report

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Twisting Tall Buildings
18 Aug 2016, Chicago – CTBUH Research
CTBUH has released a study that looks at the recent proliferation of twisting towers creating a new generation of iconic buildings throughout the world.
Toronto Regional Tour
29-30 Oct 2015, Toronto – Tour Report
CTBUH 2015 delegates toured Toronto under the lead of CTBUH Canada. The highly successful tour led to many discussion on the lessons learned.
CTBUH Canada Inaugural Meeting
2 May 2013, Toronto – Event Report
The first event organized by the newly formed CTBUH Canada Chapter was held at the University of Toronto on May 2, to a highly enthusiastic reception.
CTBUH Releases Case Study on Absolute World Towers
Dec 2012 – CTBUH Journal Paper
The CTBUH 2012 "Best Tall Building Americas" award-winning project is the result of a unique public-private partnership and international design competition.
Doha Tower Named Best Tall Building Worldwide
19 Oct 2012, Chicago – Awards Event Report
Doha Tower was recognized as the overall "Best Tall Building Worldwide" and "Best Tall Building Middle East & Africa" in the 2012 CTBUH Awards Program.
Awards Symposium Puts Spotlight on Achievement, Future
19 Oct 2012, Chicago – Awards Event Report
2012 CTBUH tall building award winners, finalists and lifetime achievement award winners were not attending the annual symposium to talk about record heights and flashy designs.
MAD Architects and Cityzen Development Present on Absolute Towers
18 Oct 2012 – Awards Symposium Video & PPT
Joe Cordiano and Ma Yansong speak about the Absolute Towers at the 2012 CTBUH Awards Symposium.

Videos

Best Tall Building Americas: Absolute World Towers: Anthropomorphic Iconography
18 Oct 2012 – Joe Cordiano, Cityzen Development

CTBUH 11th Annual Awards Dinner
18 Oct 2012 – Dinner 2012

Interview: Absolute World Towers
18 Oct 2012 – Joe Cordiano, Cityzen Development

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Best Tall Building Americas: Absolute World Towers: Anthropomorphic Iconography
18 Oct 2012 – CTBUH "11th Annual Awards"; Joe Cordiano, Cityzen Development; Ma Yansong, MAD Architects
Joe Cordiano and Ma Yansong speak about the Absolute Towers at the 2012 CTBUH Awards Symposium.
CTBUH 11th Annual Awards Dinner
18 Oct 2012 – CTBUH "11th Annual Awards"; Dinner 2012
The 11th Annual Awards Ceremony & Dinner was held in Mies van der Rohe's iconic Crown Hall, on the Illinois Institute of Technology campus, Chicago. The 2012 "Best Tall…
Interview: Absolute World Towers
18 Oct 2012 – 2012 Awards Ceremony/Symposium Interviews; Joe Cordiano, Cityzen Development; Ma Yansong, MAD Architects
Ma Yansong and Joe Cordiano discuss the iconic nature of the Best Tall Building Americas, Absolute Towers, including the exciting competition and design processes…
Interview: Fazlur Khan Winner: Charles Thornton & Richard Tomasetti
18 Oct 2012 – 2012 Awards Ceremony/Symposium Interviews; Charles Thornton, Thornton Tomasetti; Richard Tomasetti, Thornton Tomasetti
Founders of the structural engineering firm, Thornton Tomasetti, Charlie and Richard were jointly awarded the Fazlur R. Kahn Medal for not only their contributions to the…

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Research Papers

Case Study: Absolute World Towers, Mississauga
Dec 2012 – CTBUH Journal, 2012 Issue IV