CTBUH Platinum Member

Schindler

About

Member Since: 1983

Member Offices: Shanghai

Founded in Switzerland in 1874, the Schindler Group is a leading global provider of elevators, escalators and related services. Its innovative and environmentally-friendly access and transit-management systems make an important contribution to mobility in urban societies.

Schindler manufactures, installs, services and modernizes elevators, escalators and moving walks for almost every type of building requirement worldwide. The company specializes in the latest-technology engineering, as well as mechanical and microprocessor technology products designed and rigorously tested for safety, comfort, efficiency and reliability.

In 2011, 2012 and 2013, Schindler was named one of Forbes Magazine’s 100 Most Innovative Companies, and two of the company’s products received the 2011 Architectural Products’ Product Innovation Award.

Fields of Expertise

Materials / Products / Systems Supplier; Vertical Transportation Consultant; Vertical Transportation Supplier

Membership details

Membership Level

Platinum

Member Since

1983

Member Offices

  • Shanghai

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

Ping An Finance Center

599.1 m / 1,965 ft

2

International Commerce Centre

484 m / 1,588 ft

3

Wuhan Greenland Center

475.6 m / 1,560 ft

4

Lakhta Center

462 m / 1,516 ft

5

Zifeng Tower

450 m / 1,476 ft

6

The Exchange 106

445.5 m / 1,462 ft

7

Willis Tower

442.1 m / 1,451 ft

8

Milad Telecomm Tower

435 m / 1,427 ft

9

One Vanderbilt

427 m / 1,401 ft

10

432 Park Avenue

425.7 m / 1,397 ft

Awards

Sixty Martin Place

Award of Excellence: Sixty Martin Place

Best Tall Building 100-199 meters 2021

Ctbuh Leaders

Robert Boog

Robert Boog

CTBUH Working Group: Vertical Transportation, 2018 – Present

Zurich

Steve Newton

Steve Newton

CTBUH Working Group: Vertical Transportation, 2017 – Present

Sydney

Franz Arnold

Franz Arnold

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2014

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

09 April 2019

Panel Discussion: What Makes an Award-Winning Tall Building?

The expanded CTBUH Awards Program embraces the full breadth of interdisciplinary work that brings tall buildings to life, and sustains and prolongs their life cycles....

Research

17 October 2016

The City Re-Imagined

Current urban models no longer meets the needs of the massive growth in urban populations which is predicted to continue for the foreseeable future. To...

Global News

23 October 2019

New Kuala Lumpur Skyscraper Set to Open After Government Scrutiny

Malaysia’s next supertall building will be ready to take in tenants in December 2019, its developer said on October 23, 2019, as backers look to...

Associated companies

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

15 Years

Most Common Function*

Office, 146 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete, 165 Buildings

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

 
 

*Based on 290 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.