Essen, Germany

Essen Facts

Global Ranking #317 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #35 in Europe by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Country Ranking #3 in Germany by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

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

Buildings See All Buildings in City

1   RWE Turm 1996 127 m
2   Rathaus 1979 106 m
3   RellingHaus II. BA 1999 100 m
4   Postbank AG Niederlassung Essen 1968 92 m
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.

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CTBUH Initiatives

Christoph Ingenhoven Explains the Necessity for High-Rises
12 Jun 2013 – Conference Video


New Approaches for Efficient People Transportation in Both Dimensions – Vertically and Horizontally
17 Oct 2016 – Karl-Otto Schoellkopf, thyssenkrupp

Why I am in Love with High-Rises
12 Jun 2013 – Christoph Ingenhoven, ingenhoven architects

Research Papers

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