Kuwait City



Vertical Transportation: Ascent & Acceleration

12 September 2017

CTBUH partnered with Guinness World Records to identify the commercial building with the fastest elevator speeds and longest vertical runs.

Twisting Tall Buildings

18 August 2016

CTBUH has released a study that looks at the recent proliferation of twisting towers creating a new generation of iconic buildings throughout the world.

Al Hamra Firdous Tower Chosen as Featured Building

01 August 2013

The art of high-rise building design embraces, at least in part, how the observer reads the rise of the form from the earth to the sky.

CTBUH India: High-rise Building Technology

14 January 2012

CTBUH Chairman Timothy Johnson, of NBBJ, and CTBUH Advisory Group Member Ahmad Abdelrazaq, of Samsung, recently spoke at a CTBUH seminar on building technology.

1992 Kuwait Conference: Rehabilitation of Damaged Buildings

13–15 April 1992

The 1992 International Conference was held in Kuwait on the Rehabilitation of Damaged Buildings: Sick Building Sydrome.

CTBUH Releases Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2014

31 December 2014

An All-Time Record 97 Buildings of 200 Meters or Higher Completed in 2014 and 2014 showed further shifts towards Asia, and also surprising developments in building functions and structural materials.