About

Member Since: 2017

Member Offices: Dubai

Website: http://www.norr.com

NORR is a full service consulting organization offering architectural, engineering, interiors and planning services on a variety of building types worldwide. For more than 75 years, NORR has provided an exceptional balance of design, technology, and management from a single source. This expertise is key to our commitment to be the partner of choice for our clients.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture; Interior Design; Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing; Structural Engineering

Membership details

Membership Level

Gold

Member Since

2017

Member Offices

  • Dubai

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

The Address Boulevard

370 m / 1,214 ft

2

Ciel Tower

365.5 m / 1,199 ft

3

Emirates Tower One

354.6 m / 1,163 ft

4

Emirates Tower Two

309 m / 1,014 ft

5

Vida Za'abeel - Tower 1

301.5 m / 989 ft

6

Vida Za'abeel - Tower 2

275.8 m / 905 ft

7

The Address Residence Sky View Tower 1

264.2 m / 867 ft

8

Al Fattan Tower

245 m / 804 ft

9

Oasis Beach Tower

245 m / 804 ft

10

Vida Residence Downtown Dubai

238.3 m / 782 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Research

08 August 2017

Ten Significant Tall Buildings, and the Significant Women Behind Them

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Global News

10 February 2021

Crowdfunding Collapse Sets Back Fulton Market Project in Chicago

The implosion of a New York real estate investment firm has undermined plans for two major developments in Chicago, including a hotel in the Fulton...

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Global News

19 November 2020

A Hotel Could be Built in a 16-Story Parking Garage in Salford

Plans for a new hotel in a 16-story tower have been revealed. The 4-star Maldron hotel could be built in a car park on Chapel...

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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

The Square Capital Tower

Kuwait City

376 m

1,234 ft

2

The Address Boulevard

Dubai

370 m

1,214 ft

3

Ciel Tower

Dubai

366 m

1,199 ft

4

Emirates Tower One

Dubai

355 m

1,163 ft

5

Emirates Tower Two

Dubai

309 m

1,014 ft

6

Vida Za'abeel - Tower 1

Dubai

302 m

989 ft

7

Movenpick Dubai Pearl

Dubai

287 m

942 ft

8

Vida Za'abeel - Tower 2

Dubai

276 m

905 ft

9

The Address Residence Sky View Tower 1

Dubai

264 m

867 ft

10

Al Fattan Tower

Dubai

245 m

804 ft

10

Oasis Beach Tower

Dubai

245 m

804 ft

12

Vida Residence Downtown Dubai

Dubai

238 m

782 ft

13

The Address Residence Sky View Tower 2

Dubai

236 m

773 ft

14

Harbour Heights Tower A

Manama

220 m

722 ft

15

Al Tijaria Tower

Kuwait City

218 m

716 ft

16

Harbour Heights Tower C

Manama

210 m

689 ft

17

Shangri-La Hotel

Dubai

196 m

643 ft

18

Marina Terrace

Dubai

183 m

600 ft

19

The One at Jumeirah Village Circle

Dubai

172 m

565 ft

20

3 Eau Claire

Calgary

160 m

525 ft

21

West Village Tower 1

Calgary

150 m

492 ft

22

Marina Tower

Dubai

145 m

476 ft

23

Harbour Heights Tower B

Manama

137 m

449 ft

24

The Lofts East Tower

Dubai

134 m

440 ft

24

The Lofts West Tower

Dubai

134 m

440 ft

26

Calgary Courts Centre

Calgary

129 m

423 ft

27

West Village Tower 2

Calgary

125 m

410 ft

28

National Bank of Dubai Building

Dubai

124 m

407 ft

29

Dubai Creek Gate - Tower 2

Dubai

123 m

404 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 36 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,161 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.

30

Abu Dhabi Forte Grand Hotel

Abu Dhabi

121 m

396 ft

31

Fairways Clubside Residence 1

Dubai

119 m

390 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 35 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,161 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.

32

Hotel X

Toronto

106 m

348 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 28 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 1,093 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.

33

The Dundas Edward Centre

Toronto

106 m

346 ft

34

Fairways Clubside Residence 2

Dubai

102 m

335 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 30 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,161 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.

34

Fairways Clubside Residence 3

Dubai

102 m

335 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 30 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,161 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.

36

West Village Tower 3

Calgary

100 m

328 ft

37

Hilton Hotel

Toronto

99 m

325 ft

38

Dubai Creek Gate - Tower 1

Dubai

95 m

312 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 28 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,161 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.

39

Bunyan Tower

Dubai

93 m

305 ft

40

Amylu Collection West Tower

Chicago

73 m

238 ft

41

Amylu Collection East Tower

Chicago

66 m

217 ft

42

Home2 Suites

Chicago

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 1,093 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.

43

Standard Hotel

Chicago

60 m

197 ft

44

Amylu Collection Office Building

Chicago

56 m

185 ft

45

Maldron Chapel Street

Salford

53 m

175 ft

46

Fairmont Hotel, Al Khobar

Al Khobar

- m

- ft

47

St. Michael's Hospital Patient Care Tower & Emergency Department

Toronto

- m

- ft

48

LIV Marina Tower

Dubai

- m

- ft

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

14 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential (54%), 20 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete (94%), 29 Buildings

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

Total: 37 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 31 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 37 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.

 

Designated Experts

Ctbuh Leaders At NORR Group Consultants International Limited

CTBUH Height and Data Committee, 2018 – Present

Martin Sparrow

Principal, Public Buildings, NORR Group Consultants International Limited

08 August 2017

Ten Significant Tall Buildings, and the Significant Women Behind Them

Leading Women in Tall Buildings

Recently, there has been a growing and overdue recognition in the architecture discipline that women are under-represented, not just in terms of leadership positions held,...

26 February 2001

The Emirates Towers

Hazel W. S. Wong, NORR Group

Proposed winning competition design by Hazel W. S. Wong (Fig. 1) realized the objective of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince...

10 February 2021

Crowdfunding Collapse Sets Back Fulton Market Project in Chicago

The implosion of a New York real estate investment firm has undermined plans for two major developments in Chicago, including a hotel in the Fulton...

19 November 2020

A Hotel Could be Built in a 16-Story Parking Garage in Salford

Plans for a new hotel in a 16-story tower have been revealed. The 4-star Maldron hotel could be built in a car park on Chapel...

20 August 2020

Supertall Tower Schedules Final Concrete Pour in Dubai

Integrated global property developer The First Group is making rapid progress in the development of Ciel Tower—its largest and most ambitious project to date—with the...

16 December 2019

Dubai’s Ciel Tower Set to Open in 2023

The First Group announced that its planned Ciel Tower will be among the tallest hotels in the world when it’s completed at the Dubai Marina....

03 October 2019

Three New Projects in Development for Chicago’s West Loop Neighborhood

Already a forest of construction cranes, Chicago’s booming Fulton Market District is preparing to welcome more big projects to its pipeline. Developers have submitted zoning...

CTBUH Initiatives Involving NORR Group Consultants International Limited

Top Company Rankings: The World’s 100 Tallest Buildings

13 October 2016

The Council is pleased to announce the Top Company Rankings for numerous disciplines as derived from the list of projects appearing in 100 of the World’s Tallest Buildings.

Technical Tours, CTBUH 8th World Congress

04 March 2008

Tours to experience five seminal projects in Dubai including the Burj Dubai, the Emirates Towers, the Index Tower, the Burj Al Arab and Palm Jumeirah.