About

Member Since: 1996

Member Offices: Mill Valley

Founded in 1986, the Edgett Williams Consulting Group provides comprehensive design and support services for building transportation systems. Their experienced team offers proven expertise in architecture, construction, and the latest technological advances in elevators,
escalators, and materials handling systems.

They also understand that a building is an economic entity, and that different solutions are appropriate for different clients. They work with you to create a system that supports your goals, while moving people and goods as effectively as possible.

With offices near San Francisco and New York, Edgett Williams has served a global clientele in more than 20 countries around the world. When you engage with them, you work directly with one of their principals, while interacting with other key members of their team in an informal, friendly relationship.

Fields of Expertise

Vertical Transportation Consultant

Membership details

Membership Level

Participant

Member Since

1996

Member Offices

  • Mill Valley

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

Shanghai Tower

632 m / 2,073 ft

2

Jin Mao Tower

420.5 m / 1,380 ft

3

Greenland Group Suzhou Center

358 m / 1,175 ft

4

China World Tower

330 m / 1,083 ft

5

One Manhattan West

303.6 m / 996 ft

6

Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Central Plaza, Parcel A

303 m / 994 ft

7

Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Central Plaza, Parcel B

303 m / 994 ft

8

Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Zifeng Tower

268 m / 879 ft

9

Menara Astra

261.5 m / 858 ft

10

Beijing Greenland Center

260 m / 853 ft

Awards

Mira

Award of Excellence: Mira

Best Tall Building 100-199 meters 2021

Ctbuh Leaders

Steven Edgett

Steven Edgett

CTBUH Expert Peer Review Committee, 2014 – Present

Mill Valley

Building Completions Timeline

 

Research

16 September 2014

Elevator Systems and Elevator Evacuation Design

Because supertall and megatall buildings are a very recent phenomenon, there are no specific building codes written for them. For any building over 50 stories,...

Global News

23 October 2019

Designs for New San Francisco Development Revealed

A canyon-like tower by MVRDV and a twisting structure by Studio Gang are among the buildings to be revealed for a new San Francisco development....

Global News

14 May 2019

Mega Mixed-Use Development Planned for Shanghai’s South Bund

Real estate developer Greenland Group has unveiled a master plan for its mega mixed-use project in Shanghai’s downtown Huangpu District, which is set to become...

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

6 Years

Most Common Function*

Office, 9 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Composite, 15 Buildings

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

 
 

*Based on 20 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.