About

Member Since: 2011

Member Offices: Chicago, Gary

Website: http://www.cchrb.org; www.thatcherfoundations.com

The Chicago Committee on High Rise Buildings (CCHRB) is a not-for-profit organization founded to investigate problems or enhancements; support research and disseminate information for economic design; construction; operation and rehabilitation of high rise buildings.

Its members are experienced and skilled in the design, construction and operation of high rise buildings. CCHRB was formally established in 1970, reportedly making it the first organization in the world established to specifically advance knowledge of high rise buildings.

The Committee consists of about 80 members including architects; engineers (structural, geo-technical, M/P/FP/E and others); specialty consultants; building owners and building managers; general contractors; specialty contractors; representatives of professional organizations; and members of the legal profession.

Fields of Expertise

Non-Profit Org. / Assoc. / Gov't

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2011

Member Offices

  • Chicago

  • Gary

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

1401 South State

80.4 m / 264 ft

2

Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel

57.1 m / 187 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Statistics

Average Building Age*

14 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential (50%), 1 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete (100%), 2 Buildings

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

Total: 2 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 2 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 2 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.