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Emaar Properties, PJSC

About

Member Since: 2009

Member Offices: Dubai

Website: http://www.emaar.ae/index.aspx?page=home

Emaar Properties PJSC, a Dubai-based Public Joint Stock Company listed on the Dubai Financial Market, is a global property developer and provider of premier lifestyles. Emaar has been shaping the landscapes and lives in the Emirate since the company’s inception in 1997.

The company specializes in creating value-added, master-planned communities that meet the full spectrum of lifestyle needs. A highlight of Emaar’s approach to developing integrated lifestyle destinations is Downtown Dubai, home of Burj Khalifa.

While continuing to actively pursue expansion in its core business of innovative, high quality real estate development, Emaar has diversified into related business lines to further build value for its shareholders. Emaar’s focused expansion and diversification strategy sees it firmly positioned to take global center-stage as a multinational and diversified business group.

Fields of Expertise

Developer; Financial Industry; Owner (Buildings, Land)

Membership details

Membership Level

Gold

Member Since

2009

Member Offices

  • Dubai

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

Burj Khalifa

828 m / 2,717 ft

2

Dubai Creek Tower

828 m / 2,717 ft

3

Marina 101

425 m / 1,394 ft

4

23 Marina

392.4 m / 1,287 ft

5

The Address Boulevard

370 m / 1,214 ft

6

Il Primo Tower 1

356 m / 1,168 ft

7

The Address Residence - Fountain Views III

331.8 m / 1,089 ft

8

The Address

302.2 m / 991 ft

9

Vida Za'abeel - Tower 1

301.5 m / 989 ft

10

The Address Beach Resort

301 m / 988 ft

Awards

The Address Beach Resort

Award of Excellence: The Address Beach Resort

Best Tall Building 300-399 meters 2021

Ctbuh Leaders

Koen Meert

Koen Meert

CTBUH Awards Structural Engineering Jury, 2021

Dubai

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

22 October 2018

The Future of Tall Building Technology

Since their earliest form, tall buildings have stood as technological marvels, reflecting the latest advancements in materials, methodologies, and tools. These two technologies continue to...

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Research

12 January 2021

The Global Tall Building Picture: Impact of 2020

The tall buildings completed in 2020 have pushed the global average height of the 100 tallest buildings to 399 meters. Across the year, 14 buildings...

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Global News

16 June 2021

Dubai Supertall Tops Out

Il Primo Tower 1 in Dubai has topped out at 356 meters. It is situated on the north side of the Opera House between The...

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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
City
Height

1

Burj Khalifa

Dubai

828 m

2,717 ft

2

Dubai Creek Tower

Dubai

828 m

2,717 ft

3

Marina 106

Dubai

445 m

1,460 ft

4

Marina 101

Dubai

425 m

1,394 ft

5

23 Marina

Dubai

392 m

1,287 ft

6

The Address Boulevard

Dubai

370 m

1,214 ft

7

Il Primo Tower 1

Dubai

356 m

1,168 ft

8

The Address Residence - Fountain Views III

Dubai

332 m

1,089 ft

9

The Address

Dubai

302 m

991 ft

10

Vida Za'abeel - Tower 1

Dubai

302 m

989 ft

11

The Address Beach Resort

Dubai

301 m

988 ft

12

Il Primo Tower 2

Dubai

300 m

984 ft

13

Forte Tower 1

Dubai

295 m

968 ft

14

Opera Grand

Dubai

288 m

945 ft

15

Marina Pinnacle

Dubai

280 m

919 ft

16

The Address Residence - Fountain Views I

Dubai

280 m

918 ft

16

The Address Residence - Fountain Views II

Dubai

280 m

918 ft

18

Boulevard Point

Dubai

280 m

918 ft

19

Vida Za'abeel - Tower 2

Dubai

276 m

905 ft

20

The Address Residence Sky View Tower 1

Dubai

264 m

867 ft

21

The Address Residences Dubai Opera Tower 1

Dubai

260 m

853 ft

22

Downtown Views II, Tower 1

Dubai

259 m

849 ft

23

Burj Vista Tower 1

Dubai

255 m

835 ft

24

Downtown Views II, Tower 2

Dubai

246 m

805 ft

25

Vida Residence Downtown Dubai

Dubai

238 m

782 ft

26

The Address Residence Sky View Tower 2

Dubai

236 m

773 ft

27

The Address Residences Dubai Opera Tower 2

Dubai

230 m

755 ft

28

Vida Hotel and Residences - Dubai Marina Yacht Club

Dubai

230 m

754 ft

29

Emaar Square The Address Hotel & Residences

Istanbul

229 m

753 ft

30

The Mansion at Burj Khalifa

Dubai

227 m

745 ft

31

Downtown Views II, Tower 3

Dubai

214 m

703 ft

32

Grosvenor House The Residence

Dubai

210 m

690 ft

32

Grosvenor House West Marina Beach

Dubai

210 m

690 ft

34

Le Reve

Dubai

210 m

689 ft

35

Tamani Hotel Marina

Dubai

207 m

679 ft

36

Harbour Views Tower 1

Dubai

207 m

679 ft

36

Harbour Views Tower 2

Dubai

207 m

679 ft

38

BLVD Heights Tower 1

Dubai

200 m

656 ft

39

Tower 42

Dubai

198 m

650 ft

39

Tower 52

Dubai

198 m

650 ft

41

The Address Dubai Mall

Dubai

192 m

629 ft

42

Horizon Tower

Dubai

190 m

623 ft

43

Al Sahab Tower I

Dubai

187 m

614 ft

44

Forte Tower 2

Dubai

187 m

614 ft

45

29 Boulevard Tower 2

Dubai

185 m

607 ft

46

29 Boulevard Tower 1

Dubai

185 m

607 ft

47

Mesk Tower

Dubai

185 m

607 ft

47

Murjan Tower

Dubai

185 m

607 ft

49

Marina Terrace

Dubai

183 m

600 ft

50

Botanica Tower

Dubai

179 m

588 ft

51

JBR Area B Tower B03 T01

Dubai

177 m

581 ft

51

Sadaf 4

Dubai

177 m

581 ft

51

Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach

Dubai

177 m

581 ft

54

Dusit Residence

Dubai

174 m

571 ft

55

Bahar 1

Dubai

171 m

561 ft

56

Boulevard Plaza 1

Dubai

169 m

553 ft

57

KPM Tower

Dubai

165 m

541 ft

58

Marina Plaza

Dubai

165 m

541 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 38 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 6,260 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.

59

Bahar 3

Dubai

161 m

528 ft

59

Ramada Plaza Jumeirah Beach

Dubai

161 m

528 ft

61

Bahar 5

Dubai

158 m

518 ft

62

Time Place

Dubai

158 m

518 ft

63

Emaar Square Heights Residences

Istanbul

157 m

515 ft

64

Murjan 1

Dubai

151 m

495 ft

64

Rimal 1

Dubai

151 m

495 ft

64

Sadaf 1 & 2

Dubai

151 m

495 ft

64

Sadaf 8

Dubai

151 m

495 ft

68

BLVD Heights Tower 2

Dubai

150 m

492 ft

69

Sadaf 6 & 7

Dubai

149 m

488 ft

70

Paloma Tower

Dubai

146 m

480 ft

71

Marina Tower

Dubai

145 m

476 ft

72

East South Ridge Tower 6

Dubai

145 m

475 ft

72

West South Ridge Tower 1

Dubai

145 m

475 ft

74

Emaar Square Office Tower

Istanbul

142 m

466 ft

75

Boulevard Plaza 2

Dubai

141 m

463 ft

76

The Residences Tower 1

Dubai

140 m

459 ft

77

Marina Quays West Tower

Dubai

140 m

459 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 41 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

78

Shams 1

Dubai

139 m

456 ft

79

Al Mass Tower

Dubai

138 m

453 ft

80

Amwaj 4

Dubai

136 m

446 ft

81

Marina Mansions

Dubai

136 m

446 ft

82

The Lofts East Tower

Dubai

134 m

440 ft

82

The Lofts West Tower

Dubai

134 m

440 ft

84

Ramada Downtown Dubai

Dubai

134 m

440 ft

85

Burj Views Tower 1

Dubai

133 m

438 ft

85

Burj Views Tower 2

Dubai

133 m

438 ft

85

Burj Views Tower 3

Dubai

133 m

438 ft

88

Murjan 5

Dubai

133 m

436 ft

88

Murjan 6

Dubai

133 m

436 ft

88

Rimal 3

Dubai

133 m

436 ft

88

Shams 2

Dubai

133 m

436 ft

88

Shams 4

Dubai

133 m

436 ft

93

Creek Horizon Tower 1

Dubai

133 m

436 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 39 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

94

Rimal 5

Dubai

130 m

425 ft

95

Rimal 2

Dubai

127 m

415 ft

95

Sadaf 2

Dubai

127 m

415 ft

97

Creekside 18 Building Tower 1

Dubai

126 m

413 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 37 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

97

Creekside 18 Building Tower 2

Dubai

126 m

413 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 37 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

97

Dubai Creek Residences North Tower 1

Dubai

126 m

413 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 37 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

97

Dubai Creek Residences South Tower 1

Dubai

126 m

413 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 37 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

101

Al Yass Tower

Dubai

124 m

407 ft

102

Sadaf 5

Dubai

123 m

404 ft

103

8 Boulevard Walk

Dubai

123 m

404 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 36 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

103

Attessa Tower

Dubai

123 m

404 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 36 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

103

Creek Horizon Tower 2

Dubai

123 m

404 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 36 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

103

Dubai Creek Gate - Tower 2

Dubai

123 m

404 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 36 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

107

The Residences Tower 5

Dubai

122 m

400 ft

108

Rimal 4

Dubai

120 m

394 ft

108

Rimal 6

Dubai

120 m

394 ft

110

Bonaire Tower

Dubai

119 m

390 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 35 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

110

East South Ridge Tower 5

Dubai

119 m

390 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 35 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

110

Fairfield Tower

Dubai

119 m

390 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 35 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

110

The Lofts Central Tower

Dubai

119 m

390 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 35 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

110

West South Ridge Tower 2

Dubai

119 m

390 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 35 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

115

Iris Blue

Dubai

118 m

387 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 33 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 316 other buildings of the same residential / retail 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.

116

The Links East Tower

Dubai

116 m

381 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 34 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

116

The Links West Tower

Dubai

116 m

381 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 34 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

118

The Residences Tower 3

Dubai

115 m

377 ft

119

Blakely Tower

Dubai

115 m

376 ft

119

Sanibel Tower

Dubai

115 m

376 ft

121

Bahar 2

Dubai

114 m

373 ft

122

Shemara Tower

Dubai

112 m

367 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 33 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

123

Amwaj 3

Dubai

111 m

363 ft

123

Murjan 4

Dubai

111 m

363 ft

125

Dubai Creek Residences North Tower 2

Dubai

109 m

358 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 32 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

125

Dubai Creek Residences South Tower 2

Dubai

109 m

358 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 32 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

127

Aurora Tower

Dubai

106 m

348 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 31 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

128

Bahar 4

Dubai

104 m

342 ft

129

Gargash Tower

Dubai

103 m

337 ft

130

East South Ridge Tower 4

Dubai

102 m

335 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 30 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

131

Burj Vista Tower 2

Dubai

98 m

322 ft

132

Fairooz Tower

Dubai

98 m

322 ft

133

Dubai Creek Gate - Tower 1

Dubai

95 m

312 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 28 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

134

Dubai Creek Residences North Tower 3

Dubai

92 m

302 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 27 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

134

Dubai Creek Residences South Tower 3

Dubai

92 m

302 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 27 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

136

Beauport Tower

Dubai

88 m

289 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 26 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

137

Amwaj Rotana

Dubai

87 m

285 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 23 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 1,091 other buildings of the same hotel 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.

138

The Residences Tower 4

Dubai

85 m

279 ft

139

West South Ridge Tower 3

Dubai

85 m

279 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 25 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

140

Anbar Tower

Dubai

85 m

279 ft

141

Delphine Tower

Dubai

82 m

269 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 24 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 8,150 other buildings of the same residential 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.

142

The Residences Tower 6

Dubai

76 m

249 ft

143

Emaar Square Residences A

Istanbul

70 m

230 ft

144

Emaar Square Residences B

Istanbul

70 m

228 ft

145

Emaar Square Residences D

Istanbul

62 m

204 ft

146

Emaar Square Residences C

Istanbul

54 m

177 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 15 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 316 other buildings of the same retail / residential 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.

147

Grande

Dubai

- m

- ft

148

Address Harbour Point Tower 1

Dubai

- m

- ft

149

The Grand

Dubai

- m

- ft

150

Burj Royale

Dubai

- m

- ft

151

Address Harbour Point Tower 2

Dubai

- m

- ft

151

Downtown Views I

Dubai

- m

- ft

153

Act One

Dubai

- m

- ft

154

Act Two

Dubai

- m

- ft

155

Tower 1 North

Dubai

- m

- ft

155

Tower 1 South

Dubai

- m

- ft

157

Beach Vista Tower 1

Dubai

- m

- ft

158

Beach Vista Tower 2

Dubai

- m

- ft

159

Dubai Twin Towers 1

Dubai

- m

- ft

159

Dubai Twin Towers 2

Dubai

- m

- ft

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

10 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential (80%), 118 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete (97%), 138 Buildings

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

Total: 147 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 143 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 147 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.

 

Designated Experts

Ctbuh Leaders At Emaar Properties, PJSC

CTBUH Awards Structural Engineering Jury, 2021

Koen Meert

Group Director, Structural Design, Emaar Properties, PJSC

22 October 2018 | Dubai

The Future of Tall Building Technology

Since their earliest form, tall buildings have stood as technological marvels, reflecting the latest advancements in materials, methodologies, and tools. These two technologies continue to...

22 October 2018 | Dubai

Polycentric vs. Monocentric: The Future of Vertical Urbanism?

Numerous cities are now developing along polycentric lines, with several urban “nodes” focused around tall building clusters that often compete for commerce, attention and investment...

21 October 2018 | Dubai

A Monument to the World: Dubai Creek Tower

The Dubai Creek Tower’s monumental design is influenced by the natural forms of the lily and evokes the shape of a minaret, a distinctive architectural...

16 March 2017 | Chicago

Building Tall Skyscraper Lecture Series: How High Can We Go?

Thursday, March 16, 2017. Chicago, United States of America. Hosted in collaboration with the Chicago Architecture Foundation, the first lecture of the series Building Tall...

18 October 2016 | Shenzhen

CTBUH 2016 China Conference - Panel,"Tall Buildings and Context: How High Can We Go and Why Should We?"

Tuesday, October 18, 2016. Shenzhen, China. Ron Klemencic, Magnusson Klemencic Associates; Karl Almstead, Turner Construction Company; Andrew Nicholson, CBRE; Jon Pickard, Pickard Chilton; Ian Smith,...

18 October 2016 | Shenzhen

CTBUH Video Interview – Jon Pickard

Jon Pickard of Pickard Chilton is interviewed by Chris Bentley during the 2016 CTBUH China Conference. Jon discusses the local economic impacts of tall buildings.

16 October 2016 | Shenzhen

CTBUH Video Interview – Abrar Sheriff

Abrar Sheriff of Turner International is interviewed by Chris Bentley during the 2016 CTBUH China Conference. Abrar discusses the planning and construction process for supertall...

12 November 2015 | Chicago

Interview: Nicholas Billotti

Nicholas Billotti, Chairman, Turner International LLC, discusses the contruction industry with Chris Bentley, during the 2015 CTBUH Awards Symposium at the Illinois Institute of Technology....

26 October 2015 | New York City

Interview: Adrian Smith

Adrian Smith of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture is interviewed by Chris Bentley during the 2015 CTBUH New York Conference at the Grand Hyatt...

06 November 2014 | Chicago

Fazlur R. Khan Lifetime Achievement Award: Wind Engineering the World’s Tallest

Peter Irwin, one of the founding partners of Rowan Williams Davies and Irwin Inc. (RWDI), has led wind engineering on many of the world’s tallest...

12 January 2021

The Global Tall Building Picture: Impact of 2020

CTBUH Research

The tall buildings completed in 2020 have pushed the global average height of the 100 tallest buildings to 399 meters. Across the year, 14 buildings...

25 June 2020

Curtain Wall Façades on the New Generation of Supertall Buildings Present and Future Directions

Sae Hwang Oh, Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture

Beginning in the late 19th century, construction of skyscrapers spread throughout Chicago, New York City, and then the world as demand of space in buildings...

20 March 2020

The Tallest 20 in 2020: Then and Now

CTBUH Research

This research paper undertakes a review of the 2012 report by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, “Tallest 20 in 2020: Entering the...

20 March 2020

The Tallest 20 in 2020: Predictions vs. Reality

CTBUH Research

In the first edition of the 2012 Journal, CTBUH published a Tall Buildings in Numbers study titled Tallest 20 in 2020: Era of the Megatall—The...

30 January 2020

The Global Tall Building Picture: Impact of 2019

CTBUH Research

In 2019, 126 buildings of 200 meters’ height or greater were completed. This was a 13.7 percent decrease from 146 in 2018. The total number...

12 December 2019

Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2019

CTBUH Research

The year 2019 was remarkable for the tall building industry, with 26 supertall buildings (300 meters or taller) completed, the most in any year. This...

28 October 2019

Fifty Years of Fire Safety In Supertall Buildings

Peter Weismantle, AS+GG; James Antell, Telgian Engineering & Consulting

As international design teams participated in the development of high-rise structures around the world, many of the concepts of fire-safe design first introduced in the...

29 July 2019

Highest Special-Purpose Spaces

Since humans first began constructing tall buildings, history has been cluttered with claims of all manner of “highest” records. In this study, we examine those...

31 January 2019

The Global Tall Building Picture: Impact of 2018

CTBUH Research

In 2018, 143 buildings of 200 meters’ height or greater were completed. This is a slight decrease from 2017’s record-breaking total of 147, and it...

12 December 2018

Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2018

CTBUH Research

The astronomical growth in tall building construction observed over the past decade continued in 2018, though the total number of completed buildings of 200 meters’...

16 June 2021

Dubai Supertall Tops Out

Il Primo Tower 1 in Dubai has topped out at 356 meters. It is situated on the north side of the Opera House between The...

19 May 2021

Dubai High-Rise Trying to Fund Final Touches

Marina 101 in Dubai has stalled at 97.3 percent complete since 2019 over the developer’s debt issues, prompting a group of the building’s apartment owners...

30 July 2020

CTBUH In The Media: The Future of Skyscrapers: A Mile High, Slimmer Than Ever and Made from Wood

History does not want for dizzying fantasies of tall buildings. From the Tower of Babel onwards, humanity has dreamed of ever-more wondrous skyscrapers, whether we...

02 April 2020

Residential Tower in Dubai to Suspend Construction

Developer Emaar Properties has suspended construction of a residential tower in a prime Dubai location near the world’s tallest building, showing how the coronavirus is...

03 April 2018

Twin Towers at Creek Horizon Project in Dubai Reach Podium Level

Emaar Properties’ Creek Horizon residential project at Dubai Creek Harbour has reached ground level. The two-tower project is part of the Dubai Creek Harbour master-planned development,...

03 April 2018

Twin Towers at Creek Horizon Project in Dubai Reach Podium Level

Emaar Properties’ Creek Horizon residential project at Dubai Creek Harbour has reached ground level. The two-tower project is part of the Dubai Creek Harbour master-planned development,...

CTBUH Initiatives Involving Emaar Properties

Burj Khalifa to Host 2018 Conference Opening VIP Reception

04 April 2018

CTBUH is pleased to announce that Emaar Properties is supporting the 2018 Conference as Diamond sponsor, and will host the Opening VIP Reception at Burj Khalifa.

CTBUH Team Travels to Dubai

31 January 2018

CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood and Events Manager Jessica Rinkel-Miller traveled to Dubai in preparation for the 2018 Middle East Conference.

CTBUH and AIA Highlight 2017's Top Middle Eastern Architects

04 October 2017

CTBUH Dubai and AIA Middle East partnered to host an event that focused on this year's top Middle Eastern architects and interior designers.

Top Company Rankings: The World’s 100 Tallest Buildings

13 October 2016

The Council is pleased to announce the Top Company Rankings for numerous disciplines as derived from the list of projects appearing in 100 of the World’s Tallest Buildings.

Changsha Regional Tour Report

20–21 September 2014

The tour began with the Broad Sustainable Building (BSB) campus including the New-Ark Hotel. The group also visited Broad’s construction site of a 59-story tower.

CTBUH, EMI Lead Emirates Tall-Building Study Trip

23–27 March 2014

Georges Binder, Belgium Country Leader, recently joined with Executive Master Immobilier to conduct a study trip on tall buildings to the United Arab Emirates.