CTBUH Silver Member

JAHN

About

Member Since: 1999

Member Offices: Chicago

Website: http://www.jahn-us.com/

Since 1979, the firm has carried the name Murphy/Jahn. After 55 years, they will be known from today on as JAHN.

As a professional group of architects and designers, they work with the best engineers, consultants, and builders to practice the architecture of responsibility, integrity, and authenticity.

Francisco Gonzalez-Pulido and Helmut Jahn share the design leadership of an experienced and talented staff interested in pushing the limits and looking into the future.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture; Interior Design; Urban Design

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

1999

Member Offices

  • Chicago

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

Nanjing Olympic Suning Tower

419.8 m / 1,377 ft

2

Leatop Plaza

302.7 m / 993 ft

3

One Liberty Place

288 m / 945 ft

4

Chase Tower

264.6 m / 868 ft

5

Water Tower Place

261.9 m / 859 ft

6

Two Liberty Place

258.5 m / 848 ft

7

MesseTurm

256.5 m / 842 ft

8

CitySpire

248.1 m / 814 ft

9

Aufzugstestturm

246 m / 807 ft

10

50 West

237.3 m / 779 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

19 October 2016

Local Urbanism - High-Rise Building Design in the Development of High Density Cities

This project is located in the Tianhe district of Guangzhou, which is the area with the highest density in the city. There are Linhe village...

Research

28 April 2017

Debating Tall: Replace the Thomson Center?

Chicago’s drum-shaped, 17-story James R. Thompson Center, with its soaring atrium and extensive glazing, has been criticized for poor temperature control and spatial inefficiency, and...

Global News

01 February 2021

Businesses Exit Chicago's Thompson Center as State Buys West Loop Offices

The state of Illinois has bought a West Loop office building, a move that ought to erase any doubt it soon will fully vacate the...

Associated companies

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

27 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (73%), 38 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete (49%), 18 Buildings

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

Total: 52 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 37 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 52 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.