CTBUH Platinum Member

Turner Construction Company

About

Member Since: 1987

Member Offices: New York City

Website: http://www.turnerconstruction.com/

Turner provides services to clients who value diligence, resourcefulness, and creativity in a partner. Turner maintains a network of offices around the globe, including focused regional operations throughout the United States & Canada, Southeast Asia, Europe & Central Asia, India, the Middle East, and Latin America.

As an international company, they are able to offer clients the accessibility and support of a local firm with the stability and resources of a multi-national organization. Turner is proactive in finding solutions for clients that best achieve their goals.

Lasting relationships are the lifeblood of their business. They want the client to feel that their team is even more committed to the effort than their own staff. That’s what distinguishes Turner; personal attention to their clients as individuals and caring about them as individuals.

Fields of Expertise

Construction / Contractor; Project Management

Membership details

Membership Level

Platinum

Member Since

1987

Member Offices

  • New York City

Buildings

Please note that all heights shown in italics/red are estimated heights. These have been calculated based on known floor counts for the building, then extrapolated through analyzing typically hundreds of buildings of the same function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard building features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of these estimations.

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

Burj Khalifa

828 m / 2,717 ft

2

Uptown Dubai Tower 1

711 m / 2,333 ft

3

Merdeka PNB118

678.9 m / 2,227 ft

4

Makkah Royal Clock Tower

601 m / 1,972 ft

5

TAIPEI 101

508 m / 1,667 ft

6

Willis Tower

442.1 m / 1,451 ft

7

Al Hamra Tower

412.6 m / 1,354 ft

8

Federation Tower

373.7 m / 1,226 ft

9

The Address Boulevard

370 m / 1,214 ft

10

Emirates Tower One

354.6 m / 1,163 ft

Awards

Rainier Square Tower

Winner: Rainier Square Tower

Construction Award 2021

Ctbuh Leaders

Michael Doring

Michael Doring

CTBUH Working Group: Program & Construction Management, 2016 – Present

Ho Chi Minh City

Mehmet Kilic

Mehmet Kilic

CTBUH Regional Representative, 2017 – Present

Istanbul

Ilayda Oner

Ilayda Oner

CTBUH Future Leaders Committee, Turkey, 2017 – Present

Istanbul

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

27 May 2020

What does the Future Hold for the Construction Industry?

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Research

17 October 2016

Merdeka PNB118 Case Study: Adding Value to the Growing City

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Global News

05 November 2021

Interest Increases for Office Buildings with Small Floor Plates in Cities Post-COVID

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Associated companies

Please note that all heights shown in italics/red are estimated heights. These have been calculated based on known floor counts for the building, then extrapolated through analyzing typically hundreds of buildings of the same function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard building features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of these estimations.

Rank
Name
City
Height

1

Burj Khalifa

Dubai

828 m

2,717 ft

2

Uptown Dubai Tower 1

Dubai

711 m

2,333 ft

3

Merdeka PNB118

Kuala Lumpur

679 m

2,227 ft

4

Makkah Royal Clock Tower

Mecca

601 m

1,972 ft

5

Doha Convention Center Tower

Doha

551 m

1,808 ft

6

Pertamina Tower

Jakarta

523 m

1,716 ft

7

TAIPEI 101

Taipei

508 m

1,667 ft

8

Federation Tower Spire

Moscow

506 m

1,660 ft

9

Willis Tower

Chicago

442 m

1,451 ft

10

Al Hamra Tower

Kuwait City

413 m

1,354 ft

11

2 World Trade Center

New York City

411 m

1,348 ft

12

2 World Trade Center

New York City

403 m

1,323 ft

13

Federation Tower

Moscow

374 m

1,226 ft

14

The Address Boulevard

Dubai

370 m

1,214 ft

15

VietinBank Business Center Office Tower

Hanoi

363 m

1,191 ft

16

Menara Taspen

Jakarta

360 m

1,181 ft

17

Emirates Tower One

Dubai

355 m

1,163 ft

18

85 Sky Tower

Kaohsiung

348 m

1,140 ft

19

Four Seasons Place

Kuala Lumpur

343 m

1,124 ft

20

Uptown Tower

Dubai

339 m

1,112 ft

21

Wilshire Grand Center

Los Angeles

335 m

1,100 ft

22

The Address Residence - Fountain Views III

Dubai

332 m

1,089 ft

23

Lamar Tower 1

Jeddah

322 m

1,056 ft

24

Hermitage Plaza South Tower

Courbevoie

320 m

1,050 ft

25

Hermitage Plaza East Tower

Courbevoie

320 m

1,050 ft

26

The Spiral

New York City

314 m

1,031 ft

27

MahaNakhon

Bangkok

314 m

1,030 ft

28

U.S. Bank Tower

Los Angeles

310 m

1,018 ft

29

Emirates Tower Two

Dubai

309 m

1,014 ft

30

600 Travis Street

Houston

305 m

1,002 ft

31

Two Prudential Plaza

Chicago

303 m

995 ft

32

Lamar Tower 2

Jeddah

293 m

961 ft

33

Key Tower

Cleveland

289 m

947 ft

34

The Address Residence - Fountain Views I

Dubai

280 m

918 ft

34

The Address Residence - Fountain Views II

Dubai

280 m

918 ft

36

Boulevard Point

Dubai

280 m

918 ft

37

Al Faisaliah Center

Riyadh

267 m

876 ft

38

Bitexco Financial Tower

Ho Chi Minh City

263 m

861 ft

39

Rainier Square

Seattle

258 m

847 ft

40

U.S. Steel Tower

Pittsburgh

256 m

841 ft

41

VietinBank Business Center Hotel Tower

Hanoi

252 m

827 ft

42

28 Liberty

New York City

248 m

813 ft

43

Federation Tower - Zapad Tower

Moscow

243 m

796 ft

44

BNY Mellon Bank Center

Philadelphia

241 m

792 ft

45

IDS Center

Minneapolis

241 m

792 ft

46

30 Hudson Street

Jersey City

238 m

781 ft

47

Torre BBVA

Mexico City

235 m

771 ft

48

Three First National Plaza

Chicago

234 m

767 ft

49

383 Madison Avenue

New York City

230 m

755 ft

50

Emaar Square The Address Hotel & Residences

Istanbul

229 m

753 ft

51

787 Seventh Avenue

New York City

229 m

752 ft

52

Gas Company Tower

Los Angeles

228 m

749 ft

53

One Liberty Plaza

New York City

227 m

743 ft

54

Two Union Square

Seattle

226 m

740 ft

55

Wells Fargo North Tower

Los Angeles

226 m

740 ft

56

Three Logan

Philadelphia

225 m

739 ft

57

FMC Tower at Cira Centre South

Philadelphia

223 m

730 ft

58

Chang-Gu World Trade Center

Kaohsiung

222 m

728 ft

59

Times Square Tower

New York City

221 m

726 ft

60

BNY Mellon Center

Pittsburgh

221 m

725 ft

61

Istanbul International Finance Center Ziraat Tower I

Istanbul

219 m

719 ft

62

100 East 53rd Street

New York City

217 m

711 ft

63

Americas Tower

New York City

211 m

692 ft

64

Nimit Langsuan

Bangkok

210 m

690 ft

65

Sequis Tower

Jakarta

206 m

677 ft

66

Great American Tower at Queen City Square

Cincinnati

203 m

665 ft

67

1180 Peachtree

Atlanta

200 m

657 ft

68

Sheikh Zayed 01

Lahore

195 m

640 ft

69

Istanbul International Finance Center Ziraat Tower II

Istanbul

194 m

635 ft

70

One Oxford Centre

Pittsburgh

188 m

615 ft

71

Wells Fargo South Tower

Los Angeles

185 m

606 ft

72

590 Madison Avenue

New York City

184 m

603 ft

73

Gables Republic Tower

Dallas

184 m

602 ft

74

250 West 55th Street

New York City

183 m

602 ft

75

555 108th Avenue NE

Bellevue

183 m

600 ft

76

Hearst Tower

New York City

182 m

597 ft

77

Statue of Unity

Kevadiya

182 m

597 ft

78

IS Bankasi Tower I

Istanbul

181 m

594 ft

79

1271 Avenue of the Americas

New York City

179 m

587 ft

80

300 Madison Avenue

New York City

175 m

575 ft

81

190 South LaSalle

Chicago

175 m

573 ft

82

Commerce Square #1

Philadelphia

174 m

572 ft

82

Commerce Square #2

Philadelphia

174 m

572 ft

84

One South Dearborn

Chicago

174 m

571 ft

85

Spear Tower

San Francisco

172 m

564 ft

86

Continental Can Building

New York City

170 m

557 ft

87

1285 Avenue of the Americas

New York City

165 m

540 ft

88

Eximbank Headquarters

Ho Chi Minh City

163 m

535 ft

89

William Green Building

Columbus

162 m

530 ft

90

Tower at Erieview

Cleveland

161 m

529 ft

91

Lavenue Crown

Ho Chi Minh City

160 m

525 ft

92

Union Bank Plaza

Los Angeles

157 m

516 ft

93

Exchange Place Center

Jersey City

157 m

515 ft

94

One Financial Place

Chicago

157 m

515 ft

95

Emaar Square Heights Residences

Istanbul

157 m

515 ft

96

PNC Tower

Louisville

156 m

512 ft

97

Harris Bank Bank Addition II

Chicago

156 m

510 ft

98

10 South LaSalle

Chicago

153 m

501 ft

99

World Trade Center 1

Colombo

152 m

499 ft

99

World Trade Center 2

Colombo

152 m

499 ft

101

55 West Monroe

Chicago

151 m

495 ft

102

Avenue Brickell Tower

Miami

151 m

495 ft

103

The Gateway East

Singapore

150 m

492 ft

103

The Gateway West

Singapore

150 m

492 ft

105

Akoya Condominiums

Miami Beach

150 m

492 ft

106

555 Mission Street

San Francisco

148 m

487 ft

107

The Ridge Tower A

Kuala Lumpur

148 m

486 ft

107

The Ridge Tower B

Kuala Lumpur

148 m

486 ft

109

AT&T South Canal

Chicago

148 m

485 ft

110

Talan Tower 1

Nur-Sultan

146 m

478 ft

111

The Murano

Philadelphia

145 m

475 ft

112

12 Metrotech Center

New York City

144 m

473 ft

113

Continuum on South Beach, South Tower

Miami Beach

144 m

471 ft

114

Emaar Square Office Tower

Istanbul

142 m

466 ft

115

1055 West Seventh

Los Angeles

141 m

462 ft

116

AEP Building

Columbus

139 m

456 ft

117

Equitable Life Building

Los Angeles

138 m

454 ft

118

7 Bryant Park

New York City

138 m

454 ft

119

717 Texas Avenue

Houston

138 m

453 ft

120

540 West Madison Street

Chicago

138 m

453 ft

121

David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care

New York City

137 m

450 ft

122

Granby Tower

Norfolk

137 m

450 ft

122

One Cleveland Center

Cleveland

137 m

450 ft

124

Fifth Third Center

Cleveland

136 m

446 ft

125

Xerox Tower

Rochester

135 m

443 ft

126

Hartford 21

Hartford

134 m

440 ft

127

17th Street Plaza

Denver

134 m

438 ft

128

Cira Centre

Philadelphia

133 m

437 ft

129

180 North LaSalle

Chicago

133 m

435 ft

130

1111 Brickell Avenue

Miami

133 m

435 ft

131

Chrysler East

New York City

132 m

432 ft

132

860 United Nations Plaza

New York City

131 m

429 ft

132

870 United Nations Plaza

New York City

131 m

429 ft

134

The Vue at Lake Eola

Orlando

130 m

426 ft

135

1835 Market Street

Philadelphia

130 m

425 ft

136

Mortimer B. Zuckerman Research Center

New York City

129 m

424 ft

137

Fifth Third Center

Cincinnati

129 m

423 ft

138

Justice Center

Cleveland

128 m

420 ft

139

JPMorgan Chase Building

San Francisco

128 m

420 ft

140

Northern Trust Building

Chicago

127 m

415 ft

141

Continuum on South Beach, North Tower

Miami Beach

126 m

412 ft

142

PNC Center

Cleveland

125 m

410 ft

143

1100 North Lake Shore Drive

Chicago

125 m

410 ft

144

Three Nationwide Plaza

Columbus

124 m

408 ft

145

Aspira Apartments

Seattle

124 m

407 ft

146

Time-Life Building

Chicago

123 m

404 ft

147

Ordway Building

Oakland

123 m

404 ft

148

The Montgomery

Chicago

123 m

404 ft

149

Ballpark Village

San Diego

123 m

402 ft

150

One Logan Square

Philadelphia

122 m

400 ft

151

Tower on the Maumee

Toledo

122 m

400 ft

152

Manchester Pacific Gateway Block 1B

San Diego

122 m

400 ft

153

2000 Market Street

Philadelphia

122 m

399 ft

154

Las Olas Grand

Fort Lauderdale

121 m

397 ft

155

10 Rittenhouse Square

Philadelphia

121 m

396 ft

156

100 High Street

Boston

120 m

394 ft

157

Talan Tower 2

Nur-Sultan

120 m

393 ft

158

225 West Washington Street

Chicago

120 m

393 ft

159

420 5th Avenue

New York City

119 m

391 ft

160

75 State Street

Boston

119 m

390 ft

161

Monarch Tower

Atlanta

118 m

387 ft

162

PECO Building

Philadelphia

117 m

384 ft

163

Park Tower

Sacramento

116 m

380 ft

164

Avalon on the Sound East

New Rochelle

114 m

375 ft

165

633 North St. Clair

Chicago

114 m

375 ft

166

222 East 41st Street

New York City

114 m

375 ft

167

2800 North Lake Shore Drive

Chicago

113 m

372 ft

168

Lake Merritt Plaza

Oakland

113 m

371 ft

169

222 Second Street

San Francisco

113 m

370 ft

170

Steuart Tower

San Francisco

111 m

364 ft

171

1201 North Market Street

Wilmington

110 m

360 ft

172

Chestnut Tower

Chicago

110 m

360 ft

173

461 Dean

New York City

109 m

359 ft

174

Columbus Center

Columbus

109 m

357 ft

175

Eaton Center

Cleveland

109 m

356 ft

176

Florsheim Tower

Chicago

107 m

352 ft

177

US Bank Tower/Westin Hotel

Cincinnati

107 m

351 ft

178

Three Alliance Center

Atlanta

107 m

351 ft

179

Manchester Pacific Gateway Hotel North Tower

San Diego

107 m

350 ft

179

Manchester Pacific Gateway Hotel South Tower

San Diego

107 m

350 ft

181

222 North LaSalle

Chicago

104 m

342 ft

182

Flamingo Resort Residences III

Miami Beach

103 m

338 ft

183

2500 North Lakeview

Chicago

102 m

333 ft

184

Inland Steel Building

Chicago

101 m

332 ft

185

Clorox Building

Oakland

101 m

330 ft

186

ADA Building

Chicago

101 m

330 ft

187

500 North Michigan Avenue

Chicago

99 m

325 ft

188

888 Boylston Street

Boston

99 m

325 ft

189

235 Pine Street

San Francisco

99 m

324 ft

190

Harris Bank Addition I

Chicago

98 m

322 ft

191

Radisson Lexington Hotel

New York City

96 m

316 ft

192

Tucson Sheraton Tower

Tucson

95 m

310 ft

193

One Civic Center Plaza

Denver

95 m

310 ft

194

Central Bank Tower

Port-of-Spain

92 m

302 ft

194

Eric Williams Finance Building

Port-of-Spain

92 m

302 ft

196

Akamai Technologies Global Headquarters

Cambridge

91 m

297 ft

197

US Federal Courthouse

Minneapolis

90 m

294 ft

198

1200 Broadway

Nashville

89 m

292 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 26 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,200 other buildings of the same residential function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of this estimation.

199

50 Milk Street

Boston

88 m

290 ft

200

Metropolitan Correctional Center

Chicago

88 m

289 ft

201

Chase Tower

Milwaukee

88 m

288 ft

202

Aqua Midtown

Atlanta

85 m

279 ft

203

Hyatt Regency Indianapolis-PNC Center

Indianapolis

82 m

268 ft

204

701 Building

Minneapolis

81 m

264 ft

205

Manchester Pacific Gateway Navy Building

San Diego

76 m

250 ft

206

Edith Summerskill House

London

75 m

246 ft

207

Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown Hotel

Pittsburgh

75 m

245 ft

208

Oglesby Towers

Chicago

74 m

242 ft

209

Two Court Square

New York City

71 m

234 ft

210

Emaar Square Residences A

Istanbul

70 m

230 ft

211

Emaar Square Residences B

Istanbul

70 m

228 ft

212

World Trade Center West

Boston

69 m

225 ft

213

St. Regis Amman

Amman

68 m

223 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 18 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 1,100 other buildings of the same hotel function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of this estimation.

214

University Center

Chicago

66 m

215 ft

215

The Residences at St. Regis Amman North Tower

Amman

65 m

213 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 17 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 1,100 other buildings of the same hotel function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of this estimation.

215

The Residences at St. Regis Amman South Tower

Amman

65 m

213 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 17 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 1,100 other buildings of the same hotel function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of this estimation.

217

Buffalo General Hospital Building A

Buffalo

65 m

213 ft

218

Emaar Square Residences D

Istanbul

62 m

204 ft

219

The Fifth

Royal Oak

61 m

200 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 18 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,200 other buildings of the same residential function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of this estimation.

220

Three White Flint North

Bethesda

59 m

195 ft

221

Bainbridge Bethesda Apartments

Bethesda

59 m

192 ft

222

Kaleida Health GVI and UB CRTC

Buffalo

58 m

189 ft

223

Woodlawn Residential + Dining Commons

Chicago

57 m

187 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 16 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 306 other buildings of the same residential / retail function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of this estimation.

224

Emaar Square Residences C

Istanbul

54 m

177 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 15 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 306 other buildings of the same retail / residential function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of this estimation.

225

The David Rubenstein Forum

Chicago

52 m

171 ft

226

Reva and David Logan Center for Arts

Chicago

51 m

168 ft

227

Parc Soleil Tower 100

Orlando

46 m

150 ft

227

Parc Soleil Tower 200

Orlando

46 m

150 ft

229

Wexner Medical Center Inpatient Hospital

Columbus

- m

- ft

230

Tower Two-Sixty

Pittsburgh

- m

- ft

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

27 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (56%), 118 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Steel (40%), 65 Buildings

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

Total: 210 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 161 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 211 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.

 

Ctbuh Leaders At Turner Construction Company

CTBUH Working Group: Program & Construction Management, 2016 – Present

Michael Doring

Chief Operating Officer, Turner Construction Company

CTBUH Regional Representative, 2017 – Present

Mehmet Kilic

Country Director, Turner Construction Company

CTBUH Future Leaders Committee, Turkey, 2017 – Present

Ilayda Oner

Business Development Engineer, Turner Construction Company

CTBUH Philadelphia Chapter, 2018 – Present

Chris Beck

CTBUH Awards Renovation Jury, 2021

Lynda Leigh

Project Executive, Turner Construction Company

27 May 2020 | Online Event

What does the Future Hold for the Construction Industry?

The construction and real estate industries, already in the midst of adjusting practices to an increasingly digital influence, realized a new urgency with the onset...

31 May 2018 | Chicago

Delivering the World’s Tallest Volumetric Modular Apartment Building

461 Dean is the world’s tallest volumetric modular apartment building. Its success hinged on careful pre-planning of construction activities, as well as the introduction of...

18 October 2016 | Shenzhen

CTBUH 2016 China Conference - Panel,"Tall Buildings and Context: How High Can We Go and Why Should We?"

Tuesday, October 18, 2016. Shenzhen, China. Ron Klemencic, Magnusson Klemencic Associates; Karl Almstead, Turner Construction Company; Andrew Nicholson, CBRE; Jon Pickard, Pickard Chilton; Ian Smith,...

12 November 2015 | Chicago

Facilitating the World’s Tallest Buildings: Nicholas Billotti

Nicholas E. Billotti, Chairman, Turner International, speaks at the 14th Annual Best Tall Building Symposium in a presentation entitled "Facilitating the World’s Tallest Buildings: Nicholas...

12 November 2015 | Chicago

Interview: Nicholas Billotti

Nicholas Billotti, Chairman, Turner International LLC, discusses the contruction industry with Chris Bentley, during the 2015 CTBUH Awards Symposium at the Illinois Institute of Technology....

12 November 2015 | Chicago

2015 Awards - Session 2 Q&A

Nicholas E. Billotti, Chairman, Turner International, Michael George, Regional Director, JLL, Alberto Alarcon, Chief Executive Officer, HOLEDECK, Maria Ramirez, Managing Director, HOLEDECK, and Mun Summ...

26 October 2015 | New York City

Logistical and Structural Design Challenges of the World’s Tallest Statue

The Statue of Unity, a statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, is slated to be the world’s tallest statue at 182 meters in height. It will...

26 October 2015 | New York City

2015 New York Conference - Session 2a - Q&A

Jong-Ho Kim, Chang Minwoo Structural Consultants; William Howell, Turner International; and Dennis Poon, Thornton Tomasetti, answer questions at the end of 2015 New York Conference...

18 September 2014 | Shanghai

The Challenges of Constructing and Project Managing Tall Buildings in Asia

Even as Asia is a staging ground for many of the world’s most ambitious urban construction projects, there are many realities on the ground that...

18 October 2012 | Chicago

CTBUH 11th Annual Awards Dinner

The 11th Annual Awards Ceremony & Dinner was held in Mies van der Rohe's iconic Crown Hall, on the Illinois Institute of Technology campus, Chicago....

17 October 2016

Merdeka PNB118 Case Study: Adding Value to the Growing City

Karl Fender, Fender Katsalidis Architects; YM Tengku Dato’ Ab. Aziz Tengku Mahmud, PNB Merdeka Ventures SDN Berhad; Peter Ramstedt & David Terenzio Turner International LLC

Tall buildings embody objectives ranging from pure business to nation building. The KL118 Tower in particular represents these objectives and more as it successfully knits...

17 October 2016

KL118 Case Study: Analysis of Different Bore Pile Testing Methods

Peter Ramstedt, Chien Jou Chen, Matthew Hennessy & David Terenzio, Turner International LLC

In the construction of tall towers a variety of pile testing methodologies are used. Piles can be tested for many purposes including the optimization of...

26 October 2015

Logistical and Structural Design Challenges of the World’s Tallest Statue

William Howell & Jairam Panch, Turner Construction; Mandar Nadkarni, Meinhardt; James Wisniewski, Michael Graves & Associates

The Statue of Unity, a statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, is slated to be the world’s tallest statue at 182 meters in height. It will...

03 March 2008

Delivering Sustainable Tall Buildings

Michael Deane, Turner Construction Company

This paper will cover the role of the builder in delivering sustainable tall buildings. Using projects completed by Turner as examples and citing data from...

08 July 2021

Insurance Company Sues City of Chicago After Skyscraper Floods

The insurer for the Willis Tower in Chicago is suing the City of Chicago in an attempt to recoup some of its costs in paying...

08 June 2021

Merdeka 118 Tower Tops Out in Kuala Lumpur

Permodalan Nasional Bhd’s (PNB) Merdeka 118 tower has safely topped out with the completion of the final roof slab after reaching its peak at level...

23 April 2021

Skydeck at Chicago's Tallest Building Reopens Featuring a New Interactive Museum

EQ Office announced the exciting reopening of Skydeck Chicago at Willis Tower to the public on 23 April, 2021 after completing an extensive redevelopment. The...

03 February 2021

Airline Reduces Chicago Tower Footprint After Sweeping COVID-19-Related Cuts

United Airlines is shrinking its Willis Tower headquarters, where it has about 30 percent fewer workers than before the COVID-19 pandemic. The airline today confirmed...

12 January 2021

New Art Installation Revealed at Chicago's Tallest Tower

EQ Office revealed Atmospheric wave wall, a new cultural landmark and the first public art installation in Chicago by globally acclaimed artist Olafur Eliasson. Prominently...

13 October 2020

Iconic Chicago Tower Bets on the Future of Co-Working

Reports of the demise of co-working during the pandemic are greatly exaggerated, if you ask the owner of Willis Tower. In a bet on the...

30 July 2020

CTBUH In The Media: The Future of Skyscrapers: A Mile High, Slimmer Than Ever and Made from Wood

History does not want for dizzying fantasies of tall buildings. From the Tower of Babel onwards, humanity has dreamed of ever-more wondrous skyscrapers, whether we...

30 July 2020

CTBUH In The Media: The Future of Skyscrapers: A Mile High, Slimmer Than Ever and Made from Wood

History does not want for dizzying fantasies of tall buildings. From the Tower of Babel onwa