CTBUH Platinum Member

Otis Elevator Company

About

Member Since: 1983

Member Offices: Hartford

Otis is the world’s leading manufacturer and maintainer of people-moving products, including elevators, escalators and moving walkways. Founded in 1853, by the inventor of the safety elevator, Otis offers products and services through its companies in approximately 200 countries and territories. Otis is a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide. By combining a passion for science with precision engineering, the company is creating smart, sustainable solutions the world needs. For more information, visit www.otis.com or follow Otis on LinkedIn, YouTube and as @OtisElevatorCo on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

Fields of Expertise

Materials / Products / Systems Supplier; Vertical Transportation Consultant

Membership details

Membership Level

Platinum

Member Since

1983

Member Offices

  • Hartford

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Never Completed

Proposed

Vision

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Burj Khalifa

828 m / 2,717 ft

2

Canton Tower

604 m / 1,982 ft

3

Ping An Finance Center

599.1 m / 1,965 ft

4

Lotte World Tower

554.5 m / 1,819 ft

5

CN Tower

553.3 m / 1,815 ft

6

TAIPEI 101

508 m / 1,667 ft

7

Shanghai World Financial Center

492 m / 1,614 ft

8

Central Park Tower

472.4 m / 1,550 ft

9

Oriental Pearl Television Tower

468 m / 1,535 ft

10

Petronas Twin Tower 1

451.9 m / 1,483 ft

Awards

Central Park Tower

Award of Excellence: Central Park Tower

Best Tall Building 400 meters and above 2021

Ctbuh Leaders

Murilo Bonilha

Murilo Bonilha

CTBUH China Office Board, 2015 – 2018

Shanghai

Ellen Sun

Ellen Sun

CTBUH China Office Board, 2018 – 2019

Shanghai

Jessica Zhao

Jessica Zhao

CTBUH China Office Board, 2020 – Present

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

31 October 2019

The Now: Servicing the Modern Tall Building Occupant

David Malott, Founder & CEO, AI., chairs a panel discussion with Abram Gamboa, Managing Director of Project Management, CBRE; Kirsten Hull, VP of Development, EQ...

Research

20 October 2018

Polycentric Cities: The Future of Vertical Urbanism

As we approach the new normality of cities housing 10 million or more inhabitants, those best positioned for the future are evolving along polycentric, multi-nodal...

Global News

18 September 2019

Two Supertalls Top Out in New York City

The Grand Central Terminal-adjacent supertall One Vanderbilt officially topped out this week, reaching its full 1,401-foot (427-meter) height. Designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox, the tower...

Associated companies

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

32 Years

Most Common Function*

Office, 147 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete, 181 Buildings

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.

 
 

*Based on 350 Completed & Under Construction Buildings

Building Completions Timeline

 

Construction Time Chart

NOTE: Construction start time is not available for all buildings. The average construction time is only displayed if there is three or more buildings with construction start and complete data in that year.

 

Gross-to-Net Height

NOTE: Gross-to-Net Height is defined as architectural height minus height of highest occupied floor. Therefore, the Gross-to-Net Height is only calculated for buildings that have both the architectural height and the highest occupied floor height recorded.