CTBUH Silver Member

JB&B

About

Member Since: 2010

Member Offices: New York City

Website: http://www.jbb.com/

JB&B has been privileged to work with many of the foremost architectural firms, corporate owners, institutions and real estate developers throughout the world. In over 100 years of practice, JB&B has completed design projects in more than 50 countries and on 6 continents, serving as consulting engineers on some of the most iconic buildings of the 20th century as well as some of the most emblematic of the 21st.

In response to the growth and innovation needs within the industry, JB&B continues to expand its service line to include specialty services such as commissioning, audiovisual, distributed antenna systems, special inspections and MEP advisory services, as well as professional lighting design through its newly formed division, LightBox Studios. It is this ingenuity―and the experience and know-how accrued with our volume of work―that our firm brings to the success of any project.

Fields of Expertise

Building Automation Control Systems; Engineering, Multi-discipline; Fire Engineering; Historical Preservation; Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing; Project Management; Security Consultancy

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2010

Member Offices

  • New York City

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

One World Trade Center

541.3 m / 1,776 ft

2

Willis Tower

442.1 m / 1,451 ft

3

111 West 57th Street

435.3 m / 1,428 ft

4

One Vanderbilt Avenue

427 m / 1,401 ft

5

30 Hudson Yards

387.1 m / 1,270 ft

6

Bank of China Tower

367.4 m / 1,205 ft

7

Bank of America Tower

365.8 m / 1,200 ft

8

Mercury City Tower

338.8 m / 1,112 ft

9

3 World Trade Center

328.9 m / 1,079 ft

10

35 Hudson Yards

304.8 m / 1,000 ft

Awards

One Manhattan West

Award of Excellence: One Manhattan West

Best Tall Building 300-399 meters 2021

Ctbuh Leaders

Christopher Horch

Christopher Horch

CTBUH Expert Peer Review Committee, 2015 – Present

New York City

Christopher Colasanti

Christopher Colasanti

CTBUH Working Group: MEP, 2018 – Present

New York City

Janine La Marca

Janine La Marca

CTBUH Chapter Board Member, 2018 – Present

Philadelphia

Rank
Name
City
Height

1

One World Trade Center

New York City

541 m

1,776 ft

2

Willis Tower

Chicago

442 m

1,451 ft

3

111 West 57th Street

New York City

435 m

1,428 ft

4

One Vanderbilt Avenue

New York City

427 m

1,401 ft

5

2 World Trade Center

New York City

403 m

1,323 ft

6

30 Hudson Yards

New York City

387 m

1,270 ft

7

Bank of China Tower

Hong Kong

367 m

1,205 ft

8

Bank of America Tower

New York City

366 m

1,200 ft

9

Mercury City Tower

Moscow

339 m

1,112 ft

10

3 World Trade Center

New York City

329 m

1,079 ft

11

Sentra BDNI Tower A

Jakarta

317 m

1,040 ft

12

35 Hudson Yards

New York City

305 m

1,000 ft

13

Shining Tower

Taichung

304 m

997 ft

14

One Manhattan West

New York City

304 m

996 ft

15

4 World Trade Center

New York City

298 m

977 ft

16

Two Manhattan West

New York City

285 m

935 ft

17

15 Hudson Yards

New York City

279 m

914 ft

18

10 Hudson Yards

New York City

268 m

878 ft

19

Eight Spruce Street

New York City

265 m

870 ft

20

U.S. Steel Tower

Pittsburgh

256 m

841 ft

21

28 Liberty

New York City

248 m

813 ft

22

MetLife Building

New York City

246 m

808 ft

23

Sentra BDNI Tower B

Jakarta

240 m

788 ft

24

383 Madison Avenue

New York City

230 m

755 ft

25

Sven

New York City

230 m

755 ft

26

7 World Trade Center

New York City

227 m

743 ft

27

1540 Broadway

New York City

223 m

733 ft

28

Olympia Centre

Chicago

223 m

731 ft

29

Times Square Tower

New York City

221 m

726 ft

30

Ocean Resort Casino

Atlantic City

219 m

718 ft

31

General Motors Building

New York City

215 m

705 ft

32

Marine Midland Building

New York City

210 m

688 ft

33

55 Water Street

New York City

209 m

687 ft

34

277 Park Avenue

New York City

209 m

687 ft

35

1585 Broadway

New York City

209 m

685 ft

36

Four Seasons Hotel

New York City

208 m

682 ft

37

599 Lexington Avenue

New York City

199 m

653 ft

38

712 5th Avenue

New York City

198 m

650 ft

39

1400 Biscayne Boulevard

Miami

198 m

650 ft

40

245 Park Avenue

New York City

198 m

648 ft

41

1 MiMA Tower

New York City

195 m

638 ft

42

345 Park Avenue

New York City

193 m

634 ft

43

750 Seventh Avenue

New York City

188 m

615 ft

44

Tower 49®

New York City

187 m

615 ft

45

Credit Lyonnais Building

New York City

186 m

609 ft

46

1166 Avenue of the Americas

New York City

183 m

600 ft

47

W Times Square

New York City

178 m

583 ft

48

520 Madison Avenue

New York City

176 m

577 ft

49

5 Times Square

New York City

175 m

575 ft

50

300 Madison Avenue

New York City

175 m

575 ft

50

Lehman Building

New York City

175 m

575 ft

52

Socony Mobil Building

New York City

174 m

572 ft

53

1290 Avenue of the Americas

New York City

174 m

571 ft

54

3 Times Square

New York City

169 m

555 ft

55

330 Madison Avenue

New York City

169 m

555 ft

56

Soyak Kristalkule | Finansbank Headquarters

Istanbul

169 m

554 ft

57

101 Hudson Street

Jersey City

167 m

548 ft

58

17 State Street

New York City

165 m

542 ft

59

1285 Avenue of the Americas

New York City

165 m

540 ft

60

Westin New York at Times Square

New York City

162 m

532 ft

61

515 Park Avenue

New York City

162 m

531 ft

62

Tower at Erieview

Cleveland

161 m

529 ft

63

Deutsche Bank

New York City

158 m

517 ft

64

Union Bank Plaza

Los Angeles

157 m

516 ft

65

Seagram Building

New York City

157 m

515 ft

66

1214 Fifth Avenue

New York City

156 m

513 ft

67

437 Madison Avenue

New York City

156 m

512 ft

68

K & L Gates Center

Pittsburgh

156 m

511 ft

69

LJZ Plaza

Shanghai

153 m

502 ft

70

Harborside Plaza 5

Jersey City

146 m

480 ft

71

Plaza VII

Minneapolis

145 m

475 ft

72

United States Plywood Building

New York City

144 m

472 ft

73

7 Bryant Park

New York City

138 m

454 ft

74

David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care

New York City

137 m

450 ft

75

Cira Centre

Philadelphia

133 m

437 ft

76

123 North Wacker

Chicago

133 m

435 ft

77

2 Broadway

New York City

128 m

421 ft

78

280 Park Avenue

New York City

126 m

412 ft

79

505 5th Avenue

New York City

125 m

411 ft

80

One City Centre

Houston

125 m

410 ft

81

Faria Lima B32 Office Tower

São Paulo

123 m

404 ft

82

875 3rd Avenue

New York City

122 m

400 ft

83

Guardian Life Building

New York City

116 m

381 ft

84

77 Water Street

New York City

114 m

374 ft

85

The Chicagoan

Chicago

110 m

362 ft

86

Corning Glass Building

New York City

109 m

357 ft

87

Columbus Center

Columbus

109 m

357 ft

88

360 Madison Avenue

New York City

109 m

356 ft

89

Samuel B. & David Rose Building

New York City

107 m

350 ft

90

111 Wall Street

New York City

105 m

344 ft

91

Bahn Tower

Berlin

103 m

338 ft

92

One Brickell Square

Miami

100 m

328 ft

93

EPIQ

Quito

100 m

328 ft

94

101 Barclay Street

New York City

99 m

325 ft

95

Society Hill Towers I

Philadelphia

94 m

309 ft

95

Society Hill Towers II

Philadelphia

94 m

309 ft

95

Society Hill Towers III

Philadelphia

94 m

309 ft

98

Lever House

New York City

94 m

307 ft

99

Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine

New York City

93 m

306 ft

100

NASCAR Plaza

Charlotte

89 m

293 ft

101

100 William Street

New York City

88 m

290 ft

102

10 Hanover Square

New York City

85 m

278 ft

103

Terrace Plaza Hotel

Cincinnati

83 m

272 ft

104

Manhattan House

New York City

78 m

256 ft

105

The Miles and Shirley Fiterman Hall

New York City

74 m

244 ft

106

Vagelos Education Center

New York City

70 m

230 ft

107

Percy & Harold D Uris Pavilion

New York City

54 m

178 ft

CTBUH Initiatives Involving Jaros, Baum & Bolles

CTBUH Philadelphia presents: Living Off the Land

13 October 2021

The Philadelphia Chapter of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat together with the Weitzman School of Design at the University of Pennsylvania assembled a panel of thought leaders for a symposium to address food security, public common space, and how architecture can provide a self sustaining physical, cultural, and economic model for cities. Moderated by Janine La Marca, panelists include Dickson Despommier, Alex Turkewitsch, Walter Mehl, Scott Erdy, Nyasha Felder, and Mitch Tuinstra.

CTBUH Philadelphia Chapter Presents: Living Off the Land

13 October 2021

The Philadelphia Chapter of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) together with the Weitzman School of Design at the University of Pennsylvania has assembled a panel of thought leaders for a symposium to address food security, public common space, and how architecture can provide a self sustaining physical, cultural, and economic model for cities.

CTBUH Philadelphia Chapter Presents: Public Common Space

04 November 2020

The CTBUH Philadelphia Chapter presents a virtual seminar on public common spaces and the impact of the institutions that govern it.

CTBUH NY Chapter Holds Demolition Seminar

25 September 2019

Over 50 attendees enjoyed a networking reception followed by engaging presentations and Q&A with panelists, discussing demolition strategies in New York City.

CTBUH New York FLC Hosts: Roadmap to 80 x 50

17 May 2018

The New York Future Leaders Committee recently hosted a discussion on "Roadmap to 80 x 50," the City's plan to reduce greenhouse emissions by 80% by the year 2050.

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.