About

Member Since: 2013

Member Offices: Tel Aviv

Website: http://www.moshezur.com/

Moshe Tzur Architects & Town Planners Ltd. was founded in 1978 by Moshe Tzur, and over the years has accumulated a vast experience in all fields of architectural design.

The firm is well known for its high quality design and its capability of planning large scale projects using advanced building technologies, while keeping a human scale. The planning strategy focuses on maximizing the entrepreneurial benefits while creating high quality architecture.

The firm has developed a method to achieve the best use of money in any project, and any timetable. The design process is based on intensive collaboration between client and architect. Many of the firm’s projects have won awards and honors for achievements in design and planning, and some were published in professional literature.

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 Azrieli Spiral Tower
323 m / 1,060  ft
2 Origin Tower
272 m / 892  ft
3 Shoham Tower
248 m / 814  ft
4 Azrieli Sarona Tower
238.4 m / 782  ft
5 Midtown Office Tower
196 m / 643  ft
6 MIDTOWN Tel-Aviv- Residential Tower
183 m / 600  ft
7 Ha`arbaa Tower 1
160 m / 525  ft
8 Amot Atrium Tower
158 m / 518  ft
9 One Tower
157 m / 515  ft
10 Azrieli Town Tower
156.4 m / 513  ft

Awards

Azrieli Town Tower

Winner: Azrieli Town Tower

Best Tall Building, by Region, Middle East & Africa 2022

Ctbuh Leaders

Moshe Tzur

Moshe Tzur

CTBUH Regional Committee, Israel, 2013 – Present

Tel Aviv

Building Completions Timeline

Videos

31 May 2018

A ‘Building in Motion’ for a Dynamic City

The Azrieli Sarona Tower is both the first "twisted” and the tallest building in Israel. The substantial mass of the tower was carefully designed in...

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Research

20 March 2020

Tall + Urban Innovation 2020: Dominant Trends

Providing a global overview of tall building development, design and construction, the CTBUH Awards Program and related Tall + Urban Innovation Conference annually survey projects,...

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Global News

28 January 2020

Construction on Tel Aviv Residential Tower Set to Begin After Parcel Auction

The Tel Aviv Magistrates Court ruled on 27 January 2020 that Africa Israel was the winner of the auction to purchase a land parcel in...

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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 Azrieli Spiral Tower

323 m / 1,060 ft

2 Origin Tower

272 m / 892 ft

3 Shoham Tower

248 m / 814 ft

4 Azrieli Sarona Tower

238 m / 782 ft

5 Maariv House

230 m / 755 ft

6 Midtown Office Tower

196 m / 643 ft

7 Astana Tower

192 m / 630 ft

8 MIDTOWN Tel-Aviv- Residential Tower

183 m / 600 ft

9 Park Plaza Waterfront

173 m / 568 ft

10 Ha`arbaa Tower 1

160 m / 525 ft

11 Amot Atrium Tower

158 m / 518 ft

12 One Tower

157 m

515 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 36 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 6,888 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.
13 Azrieli Town Tower

156 m / 513 ft

14 Shadal Tower

156 m / 512 ft

15 Ha`arbaa Tower 2

146 m / 479 ft

16 Time Tower

146 m / 478 ft

17 Menora-Mivtachim Insurance Headquarters

145 m / 477 ft

18 Seminar Ha`kibutzim Tower

133 m / 436 ft

19 22 Rothschild Tower

127 m / 416 ft

20 Holyland Tower 1

121 m / 397 ft

21 6 Remez Tower

118 m / 387 ft

22 Arlozorov 17

115 m / 378 ft

23 Beeri Nerhardaa Tower

115 m / 377 ft

24 B.S.R. Tower 5

109 m / 357 ft

25 B.S.R. Tower 6

105 m / 346 ft

26 Psagot Gan

105 m / 344 ft

27 Assuta Bauhaus Village

103 m / 337 ft

28 Millennia

100 m / 327 ft

29 Beit Lesin

98 m / 322 ft

30 Millennium

96 m / 315 ft

31 Lighthouse Vltava Waterfront Towers

80 m / 262 ft

32 H-Infinity Tower I

-

32 H-Infinity Tower II

-

34 Azrieli Town Residential Tower

-

Statistics

Average Building Age*

6 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (88%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (100%)

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database

Based on 8 buildings over 150 m height with a function
 
Based on 6 buildings over 150 m height with a material
 

Building Completions Timeline

Building Map

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.

31 May 2018

A ‘Building in Motion’ for a Dynamic City

The Azrieli Sarona Tower is both the first "twisted” and the tallest building in Israel. The substantial mass of the tower was carefully designed in...

31 May 2018

Interview: Danna Azrieli & Moshe Tzur | Azrieli Sarona

Danna Azrieli, Chairwoman of the Board of Directors of Azrieli Group, and Moshe Tzur, Founder & Owner of Moshe Tzur Architects and Town Planners, are...

27 October 2015

Tel Aviv's Midtown/Azrieli North Development as an Integrated Complex of Tower Urbanism

Tel Aviv’s Midtown/Azrieli North Complex is the new hub of the northern CBD that functions to connect the activity centers of the historic city to...

27 October 2015

2015 New York Conference - Session 4b - Q&A

Akram Ogaily, Hill International; Moshe Tzur, Moshe Tzur Architects; Michel Mossessian, mossessian architecture, answer questions at the end of 2015 New York Conference Session 4b:...

17 September 2014

2014 Shanghai International Conference - Session 07 - Q & A

2014 Shanghai International Conference Session 07 Questions & Answers session with speakers Kazunari Kano, Mori Building, Paul Scott, Make Architects, and Moshe Tzur, Moshe Tzur...

16 September 2014

Diversity and Change in Vertical Urbanism

The living city is ideally composed of elements in an ecologically dynamic relationship with the urban environment. Environmental function measured over time constitutes a seminal...

16 June 2014

What role do you think modular construction will play in tall buildings in the coming years?

Industry leaders answering this question include: Johannes de Jong, KONE; Roberto Meyer, MVSA Architects; Moshe Tzur, Moshe Tzur Architects & Town Planners; and Sunny Wang,...

07 November 2013

Interview: 6 Remez Tower

Moshe Tzur discusses 6 Remez Tower, a Best Tall Building Europe Middle East & Africa Finalist. Moshe discusses the design features including the view, dual...

20 March 2020

Tall + Urban Innovation 2020: Dominant Trends

CTBUH Research

Providing a global overview of tall building development, design and construction, the CTBUH Awards Program and related Tall + Urban Innovation Conference annually survey projects,...

26 October 2015

Tel Aviv’s Midtown/Azrieli North Development as an Integrated Complex of Tower Urbanism

Moshe Tzur & Robert Oxman, Moshe Tzur Architects and Town Planners

Tel Aviv’s Midtown/Azrieli North Complex is the new hub of the northern central business district (CBD) that functions to connect the activity centers of the...

16 September 2014

Diversity and Change in Vertical Urbanism

Moshe Tzur, Moshe Tzur Architects Urbanists; Robert Oxman, Technion Israel Institute of Technology

The living city is ideally composed of elements in an ecologically dynamic relationship with the urban environment. Environmental function measured over time constitutes a seminal...

28 January 2020

Construction on Tel Aviv Residential Tower Set to Begin After Parcel Auction

The Tel Aviv Magistrates Court ruled on 27 January 2020 that Africa Israel was the winner of the auction to purchase a land parcel in...

28 January 2020

Construction on Tel Aviv Residential Tower Set to Begin After Parcel Auction

The Tel Aviv Magistrates Court ruled on 27 January 2020 that Africa Israel was the winner of the auction to purchase a land parcel in...

CTBUH Initiatives Involving Moshe Zur Architects and Town Planners

CTBUH 2015 New York Conference Silver+ Sponsor

26–30 October 2015

After a post-recession hiatus in tall building construction in many countries lasting several years, numerous cities are again resurgent.

CTBUH Israel Plays Key Role at Building Center Summit

17–20 November 2014

The CTBUH Israel Chapter was a major presence at the annual Building Center Summit, in Eilat City, drawing over 2,000 people.

CTBUH Israel Plays Major Role At Project Management Conference

10 November 2014

CTBUH Israel helped organize and stage the 7th Project Management Conference on November 10 at the Israel Trade Fairs & Convention Center.