CTBUH Silver Member

GEI Consultants

About

Member Since: 2016

Member Offices: Boston, Chicago

Website: http://www.geiconsultants.com/

GEI’s engineers have led foundation design and construction oversight for thousands of structures, including major hospitals; educational, research, and government facilities; tall and super tall buildings; stadiums; hospitality, industrial, warehousing, commercial and residential complexes; and more.

Their teams pioneer foundation design solutions that enable clients to achieve greater efficiency in schedule, cost, and quality. Through analysis, design, and discussion with their clients, GEI reduces the unknowns, getting a project out of the ground on time and on budget.

Fields of Expertise

Geotechnic / Foundations

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2016

Member Offices

  • Boston

  • Chicago

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

One Chicago Square East Tower

295.8 m / 971 ft

2

Salesforce Tower

254.6 m / 835 ft

3

110 North Wacker

249 m / 817 ft

4

River Point

223 m / 732 ft

5

BMO Tower

221.7 m / 727 ft

6

150 North Riverside

220.8 m / 724 ft

7

Wolf Point East Tower

203.5 m / 668 ft

8

Jade Signature

193.9 m / 636 ft

9

One Chicago Square West Tower

175 m / 574 ft

10

727 West Madison

151.1 m / 496 ft

Awards

110 North Wacker

Award of Excellence: 110 North Wacker

Best Tall Building 200-299 meters 2021

Ctbuh Leaders

Darren Diehm

Darren Diehm

CTBUH Awards Geotechnical Engineering Jury, 2021

Chicago

Building Completions Timeline

 

Global News

26 January 2021

Developers Look to Add Units to Stalled Chicago Tower

After losing their financing last year, the New York City developers of a stalled 74-story residential high-rise next to Grant Park are trying to jump-start...

Global News

10 July 2020

Lender Halts Funding for Skyscraper in Chicago's Downtown Due to Pandemic

A Helmut Jahn-designed skyscraper along South Michigan Avenue is on hold at least until September 2020 and buyers of the luxury units are being offered...

Global News

27 May 2020

Plans Approved For 102-Story Skyscraper That Could Be Chicago's Second-Tallest

A 102-story skyscraper known as Tribune East Tower could become Chicago’s second tallest building in the coming years, after aldermen on Wednesday, 20 May, 2020...

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

3 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential (60%), 12 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete (70%), 14 Buildings

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

Total: 20 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 20 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 20 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.