Vancouver

Canada

Facts

Population

600,000 (2019)

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#
139

Tallest City in

the World

#
27

Tallest City in

North America
#
5

Tallest City in

Canada

Buildings

RANK
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height
1 Shangri-La Vancouver
200.9 m / 659  ft
2 1133 West Georgia
187.8 m / 616  ft
3 The Butterfly
178.6 m / 586  ft
4 One Burrard Place
167.4 m / 549  ft
5 The Stack
162.3 m / 533  ft
6 Hotel Georgia
158.5 m / 520  ft
7 Vancouver House
155.6 m / 511  ft
8 One Wall Centre
149.8 m / 491  ft
9 Shaw Tower
149 m / 489  ft
10 Harbour Centre
147 m / 482  ft

CTBUH People & Events

CTBUH Vancouver Chapter Launch Event

22 May 2024

2021 CTBUH Global Walking Tour: Vancouver

10 November 2021

Videos

24 May 2022

M5, Vancouver and Terraine, San Jose: Lessons Learned From Conception To Construction

Two residential structures, 18 and 20 stories respectively, in the seismically-active North American West Coast use steel columns in partitions for the gravity system and...

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Research

04 April 2022

Tall Timber Buildings: Innovative Building Design and Damping Considerations

The current trend in tall timber building design is a testament to the need for innovative structural systems. In this paper, a new, coupled cross-laminated...

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Global News

28 March 2024

Vanouver Government Buys Homes Near Train Station for Potential Development of High Density Affordable Housing

Eleven single-family houses by the the SkyTrain Nanaimo Station in Vancouver were bought by the Government of British Columbia. It is expected that property will...

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