CTBUH Gold Member

Goettsch Partners

About

Member Since: 2004

Member Offices: Chicago

Goettsch Partners (GP), through a progression of leadership transitions, traces its roots to 1938 when Mies van der Rohe established his design practice in Chicago. GP is an innovative architecture firm with a global perspective, emphasizing a singular design approach across offices in Chicago, Shanghai and Abu Dhabi.

Focused on combining exceptional design, technical expertise and unmatched service, the firm creates measurable value and environmentally responsible solutions. Services include architecture, interiors, planning and building enclosure design. Diverse projects around the world share a consistent emphasis on bringing bold design clarity to complex challenges.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture

Membership details

Membership Level

Gold

Member Since

2004

Member Offices

  • Chicago

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

Nanning China Resources Tower

402.7 m / 1,321 ft

2

Poly 335 Financial Center Tower 1

335.2 m / 1,100 ft

3

Nanjing International Center 3

306 m / 1,004 ft

4

R&F Yingkai Square

296.2 m / 972 ft

5

One Chicago Square East Tower

295.8 m / 971 ft

6

China Horoy Qianhai Guanze Office Tower 1

293 m / 961 ft

7

China Resources Qianhai Center Tower 1

291.5 m / 956 ft

8

Changchun China Resources Center Tower 1

282.7 m / 927 ft

9

110 North Wacker

249 m / 817 ft

10

Andaz Shenzhen Bay

246 m / 807 ft

Awards

110 North Wacker

Award of Excellence: 110 North Wacker

Best Tall Building 200-299 meters 2021

Ctbuh Leaders

James Zheng

James Zheng

CTBUH Advisory Group, 2018 – Present

Chicago

Nathaniel Hollister

Nathaniel Hollister

CTBUH Staff, 2009 – 2013

Chicago

Matthew Larson

Matthew Larson

CTBUH Chapter Board Member, 2018 – Present

Chicago

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

30 May 2018

A Generous Public Domain at an Urban Crossroads

The 150 North Riverside site is located prominently at the confluence of the three branches of the Chicago River and less than one block away...

Research

17 October 2016

From Meadows to Megacities: Creating Urban Density in the Pearl River Region

The Greater Pearl River Delta region emerged as a result of China’s 1979 reform policies. Within the last 20 years, the GPRD has grown from...

Global News

13 September 2019

Construction Begins on Innovative Office Development in Guangzhou

Global architecture firm Goettsch Partners (GP) has announced the start of construction for Poly International Finance Center (Poly IFC), a large-scale office development designed by...

Associated companies

Lohan Caprile Goettsch Architects (2005)

Lohan Associates (2002)

FCL Associates (1986)

Fujikawa Conterato Lohan & Associates (1982)

The Office of Mies van der Rohe (1975)

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (1969)

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

28 Years

Most Common Function*

Office, 54 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete, 34 Buildings

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

 
 

*Based on 122 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.