CTBUH Silver Member

Rene Lagos Engineers

About

Member Since: 2009

Member Offices: Lima, Santiago

René Lagos Engineers is an international structural engineering firm, founded in 1977, in Santiago, Chile, with offices in Santiago - Chile (Head Office) and Lima - Perú.

With more thans 42 years of experience, the firm has grown steadily both in magnitude of projects developed and the ability to dedevelop and maintain an outstanding staff.

Their engineers provide customers with value engineered solutions designed to meet the individual needs of each project, always oriented towards sustainable design, following the company's permanent commitment to exceeding expectation.

Fields of Expertise

Seismic Design; Structural Engineering; Wind Engineering

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2009

Member Offices

  • Lima

  • Santiago

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

Torre Costanera

300 m / 984 ft

2

Torre Telefónica Chile

143 m / 469 ft

3

Isidora 3000

118 m / 387 ft

4

Costanera Hotel

112.7 m / 370 ft

5

Torre Centenario

112 m / 367 ft

6

Edificio NK-Nuevo Kennedy 1

110 m / 361 ft

7

Edificio NK-Nuevo Kennedy 2

110 m / 361 ft

8

Torre Barlovento

107 m / 351 ft

9

Edificio CorpGroup

90 m / 295 ft

10

Edificio Nunoa Capital Office Tower

86 m / 282 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

16 September 2014

Seismic Base Isolation of the Nunoa Capital Building

The 2010 Mw 8.8 Maule Chile earthquake caused more than 30 billion US dollars in direct losses. The indirect losses remain unknown, but it is...

Research

28 July 2018

Debating Tall: Functional Recovery from Earthquakes?

Some consider the typical “Collapse Prevention Objective” an inadequate target for the seismic design of tall buildings, advocating instead that buildings “functionally recover,” e.g., be...

Global News

02 May 2019

Quito’s New EPIQ Tower to Follow Up IQON and Qorner

Architecture firm BIG has unveiled its second project for Ecuador’s capital city: a mixed-use tower comprising two curved blocks covered in herringbone-patterned cladding and pockets...

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

11 Years

Most Common Function*

Office, 5 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete, 11 Buildings

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

 
 

*Based on 16 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.