CTBUH Silver Member

Palafox Associates

About

Member Since: 2004

Member Offices: Makati

Palafox Associates is a multi-disciplinary firm founded in July 1989 by Principal Architect and Urban Planner, Felino “Jun” Palafox Jr. With more than a hundred full-time staff and professional consultants, their main expertise lies in Architecture, Urban Planning, Town Planning, Site Planning, Engineering and Interior Design.

Over the years, they have carried out the architecture, master planning, and/or urban design of islands, provinces, cities, municipalities and towns, retail and entertainment centers, commercial, office, institutional, industrial, residential, and tourism estates and mixed-use development projects of high-, medium-, and low-rise buildings.

Palafox Associates envisions to influence the rest of the world with its site-respective stylistic reference approach to design, as it continuously comes up with visionary projects for the betterment of mankind.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture; Engineering, Other; Interior Design; Urban Design

Membership details

Membership Level

Contributor

Member Since

2004

Member Offices

  • Makati

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Never Completed

Proposed

Vision

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Rizal Tower

156 m / 512 ft

2

Luna Gardens

134.9 m / 443 ft

3

2-Torre Lorenzo

122.2 m / 401 ft

4

Laureano Di Trevi

121.2 m / 398 ft

5

Amorsolo West

107 m / 351 ft

6

Hidalgo Place

87.6 m / 287 ft

Awards

Felino A. Palafox Jr.

Felino A. Palafox Jr.

CTBUH Fellow 2013

Ctbuh Leaders

Felino Palafox, Jr.

Felino Palafox, Jr.

CTBUH Regional Representative, 2009 – Present

Makati

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

21 September 2012

Private Sector-Led Vertical Urbanism in the Philippines

This presentation exhibits the capacity of private sectors in initiating vertical urbanism and urban development in the Philippines. Private developers have led the successful development...

Research

26 October 2015

Manila Megalopolis 2021 and Beyond: A Vision Plan Towards Vertical Urbanism

Manila, one of the fastest growing cities in the world, grows by 60 persons per hour. Infrastructure, growth centers, and integration have never been more...

Research

16 September 2014

San Juan City, Sustainable Smart City on the Rise: A Case Study

Reforming a city is a monumental task, one that requires a strong political will, an engaged populace, and a smart plan. When Palafox Associates was...

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

17 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential, 5 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete/steel, 5 Buildings

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

 
 

*Based on 6 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.

 

Gross-to-Net Height

NOTE: Gross-to-Net Height is defined as architectural height minus height of highest occupied floor. Therefore, the Gross-to-Net Height is only calculated for buildings that have both the architectural height and the highest occupied floor height recorded.