CTBUH Platinum Member

DeSimone Consulting Engineers

About

Member Since: 2015

Member Offices: New York City

Website: http://www.de-simone.com/

Founded in New York City in 1969, DeSimone Consulting Engineers provides high-quality structural engineering, facade consulting, and forensic services, in addition to risk management and construction claims consulting for all types of buildings. With offices in the United States, South America, and the Middle East, DeSimone is known for providing each client with personal, dedicated, and inspiring engineering solutions. To date, DeSimone has designed over 10,000 projects in 44 states and 55 countries.

Fields of Expertise

Engineering, Other; Structural Engineering

Membership details

Membership Level

Platinum

Member Since

2015

Member Offices

  • New York City

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

Al Wasl Tower

302 m / 991 ft

2

220 Central Park South

289.6 m / 950 ft

3

99 Hudson Street

271 m / 889 ft

4

Regent Emirates Pearl

255 m / 837 ft

5

Panorama Tower

251.9 m / 827 ft

6

Four Seasons Hotel & Tower

240.4 m / 789 ft

7

111 Murray Street

240.2 m / 788 ft

8

50 West

237.3 m / 779 ft

9

Skyline Tower

237.1 m / 778 ft

10

Madison Square Park Tower

237 m / 778 ft

Awards

ARO

Award of Excellence: ARO

Best Tall Building 200-299 meters 2021

Ctbuh Leaders

Danilo Nanni

Danilo Nanni

CTBUH Regional Committee, 2018 – Present

Miami

Hari Chandana Gangavarapu

Hari Chandana Gangavarapu

CTBUH Future Leaders Committee, Florida, 2020 – Present

John Viise

John Viise

CTBUH Live-Streamed Conference, Chicago Steering Committee, 2020 – Present

Chicago

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

17 October 2016

Structural & Geotechnic Engineering Q&A

Monday, October 17, 2016. Shenzhen, China. William O'Donnell, DeSimone Consulting Engineers; Dennis Poon, Thornton Tomasetti; SawTeen Seen, Leslie E. Robertson Associates, answer questions at the...

Research

26 October 2015

Modern Tower, Ancient City: Ronesans Tower

In this era of globalization, societies and cities struggle with the need to modernize and remain competitive against the desire to show deference to historical...

Global News

24 March 2020

Resort in Las Vegas On Hold, Other Construction Continues Amid Spread of COVID-19

With COVID-19 upending daily life in Las Vegas, at least one major real estate project has shelved construction work over the outbreak, and at least...

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

12 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential (56%), 63 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete (84%), 89 Buildings

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

Total: 113 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 106 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 113 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.