About

Member Since: 2009

Member Offices: Dallas

Website: http://www.cdc-usa.com/

CDC is a world leader in design and consulting services for state-of-the-art building envelope systems. Founded in 1973, CDC operates as a 100% Employee-owned and operated organization.

As a professional services firm, they provide design and engineering for some of the most well-known façade cladding manufacturers in the world, providing design support for established and tested systems, creating new systems, and assisting in development of innovative new approaches to cladding execution.

The quality distinction that CDC provides to clients is a product of their experienced staff and their dedication to excellence in their respective specialty.

Fields of Expertise

Façade Design / Engineering

Buildings

RANK
Name
Height
1 Makkah Royal Clock Tower

601 m / 1,972 ft

2 Lotte World Tower

555 m / 1,819 ft

3 Trump International Hotel & Tower

423 m / 1,389 ft

4 The St. Regis Chicago

363 m / 1,191 ft

5 311 South Wacker Drive

293 m / 961 ft

6 NEMA Chicago

273 m / 896 ft

7 181 Fremont

247 m / 810 ft

8 Chapultepec Uno R-509

241 m / 789 ft

9 609 Main at Texas

230 m / 755 ft

10 River Point

223 m / 732 ft

RANK
Name
Height
1 Makkah Royal Clock Tower

601 m / 1,972 ft

2 Lotte World Tower

555 m / 1,819 ft

3 Trump International Hotel & Tower

423 m / 1,389 ft

4 The St. Regis Chicago

363 m / 1,191 ft

5 311 South Wacker Drive

293 m / 961 ft

6 NEMA Chicago

273 m / 896 ft

7 181 Fremont

247 m / 810 ft

8 Chapultepec Uno R-509

241 m / 789 ft

9 609 Main at Texas

230 m / 755 ft

10 River Point

223 m / 732 ft

11 FMC Tower at Cira Centre South

223 m / 730 ft

12 Duke Energy Plaza

192 m / 629 ft

13 1144 Fifteenth

184 m / 602 ft

14 Arthaus

160 m / 525 ft

15 Torre Sofia

158 m / 518 ft

16 Pacific Gate by Bosa

140 m / 458 ft

17 La Nube

132 m / 433 ft

18 Three Nationwide Plaza

124 m / 408 ft

19 United States Federal Courthouse

119 m / 390 ft

20 Fubon Fuzhou Financial Center

118 m / 387 ft

21 Wynn Palace

115 m / 377 ft

22 Equus 333 Torre 1

112 m / 368 ft

22 Equus 333 Torre 2

112 m / 368 ft

24 Equus 333 Torre 3

96 m / 316 ft

25 22 West Washington

84 m / 276 ft

26 800 Fulton Market

81 m / 265 ft

CTBUH Initiatives Involving Curtain Wall Design and Consulting, Inc.

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.

International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Vol. 2 No. 4

01 December 2013

The International Journal of High-Rise Buildings, Volume 2: Number 4 includes 8 papers focusing on pure research content and investigations in tall building design.