CTBUH Gold Member

Pelli Clarke & Partners

About

Member Since: 1994

Member Offices: New Haven

Website: http://www.pcparch.com/

From the World Financial Center in New York to the Petronas Towers in Malaysia and the International Finance Centre in Hong Kong, Pelli Clarke & Partners has had the great fortune to design many prestigious projects.

Their portfolio includes retail and mixed-​use projects, academic buildings, libraries, museums, research centers, residences and master plans, and they have served private clients, businesses, institutions and government agencies.

Their work has received critical acclaim and hundreds of design awards, including the American Institute of Architects’ Firm Award, the highest honor for an architectural practice. In 1995, the American Institute of Architects awarded Cesar Pelli the Gold Medal, its highest honor for an individual. In 2004, the firm was given the Aga Khan Award for Architecture for the Petronas Towers.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture; Interior Design; Urban Design

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 Petronas Twin Tower 1
451.9 m / 1,483  ft
2 Petronas Twin Tower 2
451.9 m / 1,483  ft
3 Two International Finance Centre
412 m / 1,352  ft
4 Xiaobailou Union Plaza Tower 1
400 m / 1,312  ft
5 Shenzhen Bay Super Headquarters Base Tower B
394.4 m / 1,294  ft
6 1 Corporate Avenue
376 m / 1,234  ft
7 Fairmont Kuala Lumpur Tower 1
370 m / 1,214  ft
8 Shanghai International Trade Center Tower 1
370 m / 1,214  ft
9 City Tower 1
358 m / 1,175  ft
10 Mori JP Tower
327.2 m / 1,073  ft

Awards

Mori JP Tower

Award of Excellence: Mori JP Tower

Best Tall Building, by Region, Asia 2024

Ctbuh Leaders

Mariko Masuoka

Mariko Masuoka

CTBUH Awards Urban Habitat Jury, 2024

New Haven

Building Completions Timeline

Videos

31 October 2017

Interview: Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects

Fred Clarke, Aïcha Woods & Mark Shoemaker of Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects are interviewed by Chris Bentley during the 2017 CTBUH Australia Conference.

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Research

22 December 2023

Remembering Charles H. Thornton, 2012 Fazlur Khan Lifetime Achievement Awardee

This edition of Talking Tall is an interview from the CTBUH archives. The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat would like to remember Charles...

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Global News

05 July 2023

Two Structures in Tokyo Complex Are Completed

On 3 July, a completion ceremony was held to commemorate that the construction was completed for the 325.2-meter-high Mori JP Tower and the Azabudai Hills...

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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
Height
1 Argentine Federale Building

610 m / 2,001 ft

2 Miglin-Beitler Skyneedle

609 m / 2,000 ft

3 Evergrande City Light

454 m / 1,488 ft

4 Petronas Twin Tower 1

452 m / 1,483 ft

4 Petronas Twin Tower 2

452 m / 1,483 ft

6 Two International Finance Centre

412 m / 1,352 ft

7 Xiaobailou Union Plaza Tower 1

400 m / 1,312 ft

8 Shenzhen Bay Super Headquarters Base Tower B

394 m / 1,294 ft

9 1 Corporate Avenue

376 m / 1,234 ft

10 15 Penn Plaza

371 m / 1,216 ft

11 Fairmont Kuala Lumpur Tower 1

370 m / 1,214 ft

12 Shanghai International Trade Center Tower 1

370 m / 1,214 ft

13 City Tower 1

358 m / 1,175 ft

14 Newpark Tower 1

342 m / 1,121 ft

15 Mori JP Tower

327 m / 1,073 ft

16 Salesforce Tower

326 m / 1,070 ft

17 The Landmark

324 m / 1,063 ft

18 Columbus Circle Project

320 m / 1,050 ft

19 Peachtree Triangle

306 m / 1,004 ft

20 Union Park I

303 m / 995 ft

21 Torre Costanera

300 m / 984 ft

22 Abeno Harukas

300 m / 984 ft

23 Key Tower

289 m / 947 ft

24 Nihonbashi 1-Chōme Central District Redevelopment

284 m / 932 ft

25 Cheung Kong Centre

283 m / 928 ft

26 Petronas Tower 3

267 m / 876 ft

27 Torre Mitikah

266 m / 872 ft

28 Bank of America Corporate Center

265 m / 871 ft

29 Raffles City The Bund East Tower

263 m / 863 ft

29 Raffles City the Bund West Tower

263 m / 863 ft

31 Azabudai Hills Residence B

263 m / 862 ft

32 Union Park II

262 m / 859 ft

33 Shanghai IFC North Tower

260 m / 853 ft

34 Central International Plaza East Tower

259 m / 850 ft

35 Central International Plaza West Tower

259 m / 850 ft

36 Salesforce Tower

255 m / 835 ft

37 Shanghai IFC South Tower

250 m / 820 ft

38 Torre de Cristal

249 m / 817 ft

39 Bloomberg Tower

246 m / 806 ft

40 Ocean Financial Centre

245 m / 804 ft

41 The Centrale

245 m / 803 ft

42 542-550 Howard Street

244 m / 800 ft

43 30 Hudson Street

238 m / 781 ft

44 Azabudai Hills Residence A

237 m / 778 ft

45 BB&T Tower

237 m / 778 ft

46 Wells Fargo Center

236 m / 775 ft

47 One Canada Square

236 m / 774 ft

48 Carnegie Hall Tower

231 m / 757 ft

49 Three World Financial Center

225 m / 739 ft

50 Texas Tower

224 m / 735 ft

51 Taikang Headquarters Building

223 m / 733 ft

52 FMC Tower at Cira Centre South

223 m / 730 ft

53 777 Tower

221 m / 725 ft

54 Vanke One City Office Tower

220 m / 722 ft

55 China Overseas International Center

220 m / 722 ft

56 Shanghai International Trade Center Tower 2

220 m / 722 ft

57 1555 Poydras

219 m / 719 ft

58 Unicredit Tower

218 m / 714 ft

59 Capital Place Office Tower

215 m / 706 ft

60 501 Congress Avenue

215 m / 705 ft

61 The Tower at Society Center

212 m / 696 ft

62 Union Park III

211 m / 691 ft

63 No. 1 Shanghai

211 m / 691 ft

64 Hyatt Hotel at Fain Pier

210 m / 689 ft

65 One International Finance Centre

210 m / 689 ft

66 181 West Madison

207 m / 680 ft

67 South Station Tower

206 m / 677 ft

68 Vietcombank Tower

206 m / 676 ft

69 Wolf Point East

204 m / 668 ft

70 25 Canada Square

201 m / 659 ft

71 Two World Financial Center

197 m / 645 ft

72 Residences by Armani Casa

195 m / 639 ft

73 Nihonbashi Mitsui Tower

192 m / 631 ft

74 Atago Green Hills Mori Tower

187 m / 614 ft

75 Riverview Plaza A3

186 m / 610 ft

76 One Congress

186 m / 610 ft

77 Hillsborough River Tower

183 m / 600 ft

78 Aria Resort & Casino

183 m / 600 ft

79 Harbor Garage Project Residential Tower

183 m / 600 ft

80 1500 Louisiana Street

183 m / 600 ft

81 Wood Wharf W02

182 m / 595 ft

82 Torre Sevilla

181 m / 592 ft

83 Museum Tower

179 m / 589 ft

84 One World Financial Center

176 m / 577 ft

85 Block 185

176 m / 577 ft

86 Lyra

174 m / 571 ft

87 Spear Tower

172 m / 564 ft

88 Torre Iberdrola

165 m / 541 ft

89 Union Park IV

164 m / 537 ft

90 Torre Repsol YPF

160 m / 525 ft

91 Torre Sofia

158 m / 518 ft

92 Atago Green Hills Forest Tower

157 m / 515 ft

93 1214 Fifth Avenue

156 m / 513 ft

94 1 West End Avenue

156 m / 513 ft

95 Riverview Plaza A2

156 m / 512 ft

96 SKYZ Tower & Garden

154 m / 505 ft

97 25 Bank Street

153 m / 502 ft

97 40 Bank Street

153 m / 502 ft

99 Four World Financial Center

152 m / 500 ft

100 70 Trinity Place

152 m / 499 ft

101 Torre Libertad

150 m / 492 ft

102 Baoland Plaza

149 m / 487 ft

103 6624 Fannin Tower

145 m / 477 ft

104 Abeno Grand Tour

144 m / 473 ft

105 Sea Hawk Hotel & Resort

143 m / 469 ft

106 900 3rd Avenue

143 m / 469 ft

107 100 North Main Street

140 m / 460 ft

108 Nakanoshima Mitsui Building

140 m / 460 ft

109 Camargo Corporate North Tower

139 m / 456 ft

109 Camargo Corporate South Tower

139 m / 456 ft

111 Four Leaf Towers 1

135 m / 444 ft

111 Four Leaf Towers 2

135 m / 444 ft

113 NHK Osaka Hall

135 m / 443 ft

114 Cira Centre

133 m / 437 ft

115 La Nube

132 m / 433 ft

116 68 Trinity Place

132 m / 433 ft

117 Evo at Cira Centre South

130 m / 427 ft

118 Sede Corporativa Banco Macro

130 m / 427 ft

119 Residencial del Bosque 1

129 m / 422 ft

119 Residencial del Bosque 2

129 m / 422 ft

121 JPMorgan Chase Building

128 m / 420 ft

122 1330 Post Oak Boulevard

128 m / 420 ft

123 171 Dartmouth Street

128 m / 419 ft

124 NTT Shinjuku Head Office Building

127 m / 417 ft

125 Citylights at Queens Landing

125 m / 410 ft

126 475 Park Avenue South

124 m / 408 ft

127 Station East

122 m / 400 ft

128 Frost Bank Tower

122 m / 400 ft

129 Gioia 22

121 m / 398 ft

130 Baosteel Shanghai Headquarters

120 m / 392 ft

131 CHOP Roberts Center for Pediatric Research Building 1

114 m / 375 ft

132 The Visionaire

110 m / 360 ft

133 1360 Post Oak Tower

107 m / 351 ft

133 Wells Fargo Tower

107 m / 351 ft

135 South Station Air Rights Development Phase 2

106 m / 349 ft

136 Cleveland Marriott Downtown at Key Center

103 m / 339 ft

137 McKinney & Olive

102 m / 335 ft

138 North Point

101 m

331 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 23 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 6,934 other buildings of the same Office 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.
139 Clorox Building

101 m / 330 ft

140 Porta Nuova Garibaldi Tower B

100 m / 328 ft

141 Brooklyn Commons - 115 Myrtle Avenue

99 m / 325 ft

142 Shenzhen Kerry Hotel Jen

96 m / 315 ft

143 Garage East

93 m / 305 ft

144 Gonda Building

93 m / 305 ft

145 Four Seasons Hotel Jakarta

91 m / 299 ft

146 Zurichtoren

88 m / 289 ft

147 Plaza Tower

86 m / 283 ft

148 The Solaire

85 m / 280 ft

149 South Station Air Rights Development Phase 3

85 m / 279 ft

150 Osaka Museum of History

83 m / 272 ft

151 The Ice Cubes

66 m / 218 ft

152 Pacific Design Center Red Building

66 m / 216 ft

153 One Century Tower

65 m / 213 ft

154 Porta Nuova Garibaldi Tower C

62 m / 202 ft

155 One Park West Tower 1

56 m / 184 ft

156 1212 Fifth Avenue

54 m / 177 ft

157 One Park West Tower 2

50 m / 165 ft

158 2100 Pennsylvania Avenue

46 m / 150 ft

159 Azabudai Hills Garden Plaza Building C-2

41 m / 135 ft

160 PVN Tower

-

161 Trump Crystal

-

162 PVN Residential Tower

-

163 Maral 57

-

164 Patina Osaka

-

165 Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

-

Statistics

Average Building Age*

16 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (59%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (40%)

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database

Based on 78 buildings over 150 m height with a function
 
Based on 65 buildings over 150 m height with a material
 

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