CTBUH Platinum Member

Buro Happold

About

Member Since: 1997

Member Offices: Bath, Chicago, Dubai, Mumbai, New York City

Website: http://www.burohappold.com

From their very first project, they have used their intricate knowledge of the industry to push the boundaries and achieve more. It is this commitment that sets them apart, that adds value, that makes them award winning.

They are at the forefront of low energy design: they deliver projects that have less carbon emissions and are more sustainable, they deliver projects that do not cost the earth.

Buro Happold understands what it takes to create a project that thrives; it takes great consideration of future use, building in the resilience that will allow it to operate for generations, it means creating something that engages communities and respects diversity.

Fields of Expertise

Building Maintenance; Civil Engineering; Computers / IT / Software; Engineering, Multi-discipline; Engineering, Other; Environmental Engineering; Environmental Protection; Façade Design / Engineering; Fire Engineering; Geotechnic / Foundations; Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing; Security Consultancy; Structural Engineering; Transportation / Urban Infrastructure

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 Makkah Royal Clock Tower
601 m / 1,972  ft
2 FORZA Tower
460 m / 1,509  ft
3 111 West 57th Street
435.3 m / 1,428  ft
4 Al Hamra Tower
412.6 m / 1,354  ft
5 PIF Tower
385 m / 1,263  ft
6 Nanjing Nexus Tower 1
350 m / 1,148  ft
7 ADNOC Headquarters
342 m / 1,122  ft
8 Hengqin International Finance Center
337.7 m / 1,108  ft
9 Shimao International Plaza
333.3 m / 1,094  ft
10 The Index
326 m / 1,070  ft

Awards

Book Tower

Award of Excellence: Book Tower

Repositioning Award 2024

Ctbuh Leaders

Anil Hira

Anil Hira

CTBUH India Chapter, 2012 – Present

Dubai

Suzanne Provanzana

Suzanne Provanzana

CTBUH Chicago Chapter, 2021 – Present

Chicago

Building Completions Timeline

Videos

27 May 2021

CTBUH Chicago + NYC FLC Presents The Jewel Changi Airport Presentation by Buro Happold

The new mixed-use complex at Jewel Changi Airport in Singapore delivers an exceptional experience for the 85 million passengers that pass through it every year....

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Research

16 May 2023

World Surpasses 2,000 Buildings of 200 Meters or Greater Height

This report shows that 147 buildings of 200 meters’ height or greater were completed in 2022, a 25 percent increase from 2021, when 118 such...

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Global News

16 April 2024

Milestone Made with Final Beam Placed on Detroit Building

On Wednesday, 10 April, crews placed the final steel construction beam on Hudson's Tower in Detroit. The 49-story building is part of a development on...

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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 India Tower

700 m / 2,296 ft

2 Chicago Spire

610 m / 2,000 ft

3 Makkah Royal Clock Tower

601 m / 1,972 ft

4 Alrriyadah Ritz Carlton

494 m / 1,621 ft

5 FORZA Tower

460 m / 1,509 ft

6 World One

442 m / 1,450 ft

7 111 West 57th Street

435 m / 1,428 ft

8 Al Hamra Tower

413 m / 1,354 ft

9 Suning Xinjiekou Plaza

388 m / 1,273 ft

10 PIF Tower

385 m / 1,263 ft

11 Nanjing Nexus Tower 1

350 m / 1,148 ft

12 ADNOC Headquarters

342 m / 1,122 ft

13 Hengqin International Finance Center

338 m / 1,108 ft

14 Shimao International Plaza

333 m / 1,094 ft

15 The Index

326 m / 1,070 ft

16 The Landmark

324 m / 1,063 ft

17 Sumo Tower 1

322 m / 1,056 ft

18 Heartland 66 Office Tower

321 m / 1,052 ft

19 Fanya International Finance Building North

318 m / 1,043 ft

20 Fanya International Finance Building South

318 m / 1,043 ft

21 Jumeirah Nanjing Hotel & International Youth Cultural Centre Tower 2

315 m / 1,033 ft

22 MahaNakhon

314 m / 1,030 ft

23 Varso Tower

310 m / 1,017 ft

24 KAFD World Trade Center

304 m / 997 ft

25 Supernova Spira

300 m / 984 ft

26 NBK Tower

300 m / 984 ft

27 Aspire Tower

300 m / 984 ft

28 Qianhai Prisma East Tower

300 m / 984 ft

29 Dayabumi

290 m / 953 ft

30 Prestige Liberty North Tower

290 m / 951 ft

31 One Victoria

282 m / 926 ft

32 World One

280 m / 919 ft

33 World View

278 m / 911 ft

34 Icone Tower

275 m / 902 ft

35 Al Faisaliah Center

267 m / 876 ft

36 Suning Plaza Tower A

266 m / 873 ft

37 Riyad Bank Tower

264 m / 866 ft

38 Three Sixty West Tower B

260 m / 853 ft

39 Three Sixty West Tower A

256 m / 839 ft

40 Jumeirah Nanjing Hotel & International Youth Cultural Centre Tower 1

255 m / 837 ft

41 Permata Sapura Tower

253 m / 828 ft

42 Torre Madrid Nuevo Norte 1

250 m / 820 ft

43 Qianhai Prisma West Tower

250 m / 820 ft

44 The Headquarters Business Park

236 m / 774 ft

45 Burj Daman

235 m / 771 ft

46 Samba Bank HQ Tower

231 m / 758 ft

47 Torre Madrid Nuevo Norte 2

230 m / 755 ft

48 Al Faisal Tower

227 m / 745 ft

49 Lodha Venezia

227 m / 744 ft

50 Aro

225 m / 738 ft

51 World Crest

225 m / 737 ft

52 Two ICC

223 m / 732 ft

53 InterContinental Hotel West Bay

220 m / 722 ft

54 Unicredit Tower

218 m / 714 ft

55 100 East 53rd Street

217 m / 711 ft

56 Lodha Azzuro

213 m / 698 ft

57 Omkar 1973 Worli Tower A

212 m / 696 ft

57 Omkar 1973 Worli Tower B

212 m / 696 ft

57 Omkar 1973 Worli Tower C

212 m / 696 ft

60 Capital Plaza Residential Towers

210 m / 689 ft

61 Hotel America

210 m / 689 ft

61 Torre Madrid Nuevo Norte 3

210 m / 689 ft

63 Ping An Property & Casualty Insurance Tower

209 m / 684 ft

64 Hudson's Tower

207 m / 680 ft

65 25 Park Row

203 m / 666 ft

66 Kohinoor Square Tower A

202 m / 662 ft

67 Zhuhai Hengqin Xinqu Ahongda Finance Tower 1

200 m / 656 ft

68 Prestige Liberty South Tower

200 m / 656 ft

69 Capital Plaza Office Tower

200 m / 656 ft

70 Riviera Tower

198 m / 650 ft

71 One ICC

198 m / 648 ft

72 Heartland 66 Tower SA3

197 m / 648 ft

73 One Portal Way Building A

195 m / 641 ft

74 Miami Innovation Tower

193 m / 633 ft

75 Abdul Aziz Al Babtain Cultural WAQF

189 m / 619 ft

76 Varyap Meridian A Block

188 m / 618 ft

77 DUO Residences

186 m / 610 ft

78 Vauxhall Cross South Tower

186 m / 609 ft

79 One Portal Way Building C

185 m / 608 ft

80 ADIA Tower

185 m / 607 ft

81 Parnas Tower

185 m / 607 ft

82 One Portal Way Building E

182 m / 595 ft

83 Varyap Meridian C Block

180 m / 591 ft

84 Jordan Gate Tower 1

180 m / 591 ft

84 Jordan Gate Tower 2

180 m / 591 ft

84 Supertech Nova East

180 m / 591 ft

84 Supertech Nova West

180 m / 591 ft

88 30 St Mary Axe

180 m / 590 ft

89 DUO Tower

179 m / 589 ft

90 303 East 44th Street

179 m / 588 ft

91 Heartland 66 Tower SA2

177 m / 581 ft

92 The Ruby

174 m / 569 ft

93 National Bank of Abu Dhabi Headquarters

173 m / 568 ft

94 ONE

170 m / 558 ft

95 Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons

169 m / 554 ft

96 SBS Broadcasting Center

167 m / 548 ft

97 Capital Plaza Sofitel Hotel

166 m / 545 ft

98 The Tower at PNC Plaza

166 m / 544 ft

99 Maryah Plaza Residential Tower 1

165 m / 542 ft

100 Torre Iberdrola

165 m / 541 ft

101 American Copper Buildings West Tower

165 m / 540 ft

102 Varyap Meridian E Block

164 m / 538 ft

103 Heartland 66 Tower SA1

161 m / 529 ft

104 Southernwood Retail Park Block 1A

159 m / 522 ft

105 Kaishengyuan Plaza Tower A

159 m / 521 ft

105 Kaishengyuan Plaza Tower B

159 m / 521 ft

107 Q22 Tower

155 m / 509 ft

108 Morpheus

154 m / 504 ft

109 Vauxhall Cross North Tower

151 m / 496 ft

110 Khan Shatyr Entertainment Centre

150 m / 492 ft

111 Tianfu Software Park Tower 1

150 m / 492 ft

112 PPA 30 Parcel 5.05 Residential Tower

149 m / 489 ft

113 BurJuman Centre

148 m / 486 ft

114 Commercialbank Plaza Tower

148 m / 486 ft

115 American Copper Buildings East Tower

143 m / 470 ft

116 Cheongdam Tower

143 m

469 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 42 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 9,238 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.
117 Book Tower

140 m / 460 ft

118 Oxford Tower

139 m / 456 ft

119 PPA 30 Parcel 3.09

138 m / 453 ft

120 2 Trafalgar Way, Building 2

138 m / 451 ft

121 Grove Tower 1

136 m / 446 ft

122 One Bishopsgate Plaza

136 m / 446 ft

123 500 Folsom

133 m / 435 ft

124 Ferry Island Building 1 North Tower

129 m / 423 ft

125 RWE Turm

127 m / 417 ft

126 Glasgow Tower

127 m / 417 ft

127 The Stage

126 m / 413 ft

128 PP 10 Parcel 4.08

126 m / 413 ft

129 PPA 30 Parcel 5.05 Office Tower

125 m / 410 ft

130 Kohinoor Square Tower B

124 m / 406 ft

131 One North Quay

124 m / 406 ft

132 Faria Lima B32 Office Tower

123 m / 404 ft

133 Chelsea Waterfront-West Tower

122 m / 402 ft

134 Port Baku Business Center

120 m / 394 ft

135 Supertech Astralis

120 m / 394 ft

136 Grove Tower 2

119 m / 391 ft

137 Jameson House

119 m / 389 ft

138 33-49 Des Voeux Road West

116 m / 381 ft

139 ToHa Tower 1

110 m / 362 ft

140 NOMA-Angel Gardens

110 m / 361 ft

141 2 Trafalgar Way, Building 3

109 m / 358 ft

142 The Helix

107 m / 352 ft

143 Zorlu Center Hotel Tower

107 m / 351 ft

143 Zorlu Center Tower A

107 m / 351 ft

143 Zorlu Center Tower B

107 m / 351 ft

143 Zorlu Center Tower C

107 m / 351 ft

147 LINEA

106 m / 348 ft

148 Hesperia Tower

105 m / 344 ft

149 PP 10 Parcel 2.14

105 m / 344 ft

150 Amazon PenPlace Site, Tower 2

105 m / 343 ft

151 One Horizon Center

104 m / 341 ft

152 UŠĆE Office Tower 2

104 m / 341 ft

153 The Power Station

104 m / 341 ft

154 Amazon PenPlace Site, Tower 1

103 m / 337 ft

155 Centre House North Building

102 m / 334 ft

156 Amazon PenPlace Site, Tower 3

101 m / 330 ft

157 Nanjing Nexus Tower 2

100 m / 328 ft

158 888 Boylston Street

99 m / 325 ft

159 Canaletto

96 m / 314 ft

160 LKF Square

94 m / 308 ft

161 Regency Heights-Prince Regent

91 m / 300 ft

162 Prince of Wales Drive Building A

90 m / 296 ft

163 Varso 2

90 m / 295 ft

164 2 Trafalgar Way, Building 1

87 m / 287 ft

165 BankMed HQ

87 m

285 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 20 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 6,911 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.
165 MEBE One Khimki Plaza

87 m / 285 ft

167 Chelsea Waterfront East Tower

85 m / 279 ft

168 Lewisham Retail Park-Block A

84 m / 276 ft

169 PPA 30 Parcel 5.01

83 m / 272 ft

170 Varyap Meridian B Block

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 9,238 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.
170 Varyap Meridian D Block

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 9,238 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.
172 Mount Parker Residences

82 m / 268 ft

173 PP 10 Parcel 4.07

81 m / 266 ft

173 Varso 1

81 m / 266 ft

175 One Portal Way Building B

80 m / 263 ft

176 Porsche Design Tower

80 m / 262 ft

177 East Bank UAL London College of Fashion

80 m / 261 ft

178 Brill Place Tower

78 m / 256 ft

179 Museum of The Future

78 m / 255 ft

180 PPA 30 Parcel 5.06

77 m / 253 ft

181 Thameside West-Phase 1 Building A

75 m / 247 ft

181 Thameside West-Phase 1 Building B

75 m / 247 ft

183 Southwark Station OSD

75 m / 247 ft

184 CandleHouse

73 m / 240 ft

185 Lodha Venezia Social Housing

73 m / 239 ft

186 The Cube

72 m / 237 ft

187 Centre House South Building

72 m / 235 ft

188 Prince of Wales Drive Building B

72 m / 235 ft

189 One Portal Way Building F

68 m / 222 ft

190 One Angel Square

68 m / 221 ft

191 Baltyk Tower

65 m / 213 ft

192 One Portal Way Building D1

64 m / 211 ft

193 101 Whitechapel High Street

63 m / 205 ft

194 Prince of Wales Drive Building F

62 m / 204 ft

195 Southernwood Retail Park Hotel

54 m / 178 ft

196 Oxo Tower Wharf

53 m / 175 ft

197 Minneapolis Public Service Building

53 m / 173 ft

198 PPA 30 Parcel 2.07 Tower A

49 m / 160 ft

199 Southernwood Retail Park Block 1B

47 m / 155 ft

200 Southernwood Retail Park Block 2A

41 m / 133 ft

201 PPA 30 Parcel 2.07 Tower B

39 m

128 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 9 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 6,911 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.
201 PPA 30 Parcel 2.07 Tower C

39 m

128 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 9 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 6,911 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.
203 Trafalgar Place

36 m / 119 ft

204 Infinitus Plaza Building A

36 m / 117 ft

204 Infinitus Plaza Building B

36 m / 117 ft

206 PP 10 Parcel 2.09

35 m / 113 ft

207 EDGE Suedkreuz

29 m / 94 ft

208 One Portal Way Building D2

28 m / 93 ft

209 The Financial Plaza

27 m / 88 ft

210 PVN Tower

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211 Monroe Block Office Tower

-

212 West Harbin Station Tower 1

-

212 West Harbin Station Tower 2

-

214 Monroe Block Residential Tower

-

215 Globe Road Tower 1

-

216 Admiral Serebryakov Embankment Tower 1

-

216 Ashley Road East

-

216 Ferry Island Building 1 South Tower

-

219 Elephant Park H1 Office

-

219 North Island Tower

-

219 Whitehall Road Tower

-

222 Admiral Serebryakov Embankment Tower 2

-

223 Welbourne Plot Tower

-

224 Ashley Road West

-

225 Globe Road Tower 2

-

225 Globe Road Tower 3

-

225 PPA 30 Parcel 2.08

-

228 Ferry Island Building 2

-

228 Sir Michael Uren Hub

-

230 Hudson's North Tower

-

231 Lankuaikei Agriculture Development Headquarters

-

232 Bay Opera of Shenzhen

-

232 Maryah Plaza Hotel Tower

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232 Maryah Plaza Residential Tower 2

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232 Maryah Plaza Residential Tower 3

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232 Tianfu Software Park Tower 2

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Statistics

Average Building Age*

9 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (36%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (72%)

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database

Based on 77 buildings over 150 m height with a function
 
Based on 69 buildings over 150 m height with a material
 

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