CTBUH Silver Member

Construction Specialties Company

About

Member Since: 2014

Member Offices: Lebanon

Founded in 1948 by Edward C. Hallock, Construction Specialties Inc. (C/S) is a manufacturer of specialty architectural building products. C/S is headquartered in Lebanon, NJ and has over 30 offices and manufacturing operations worldwide.

Throughout its 60 plus years C/S has introduced numerous innovative products. In 1955, the architectural landscape was changed when C/S introduced to the building community the first extruded aluminum louver. In 2009, the company sought out the most stringent of environmental
certifications.

The company has a long track record of collaborating with architects and designers, building owners, facility managers and contractors to solve complex building challenges and fulfill its mission statement, “creating products that make buildings better.”

Fields of Expertise

Materials / Products / Systems Supplier

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2014

Member Offices

  • Lebanon

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

One World Trade Center

541.3 m / 1,776 ft

2

TAIPEI 101

508 m / 1,667 ft

Awards

TAIPEI 101

Winner: TAIPEI 101

Performance Award 2016

Ctbuh Leaders

William Hallock

William Hallock

CTBUH Annual Conference, Poster Presenter, 2018

Dubai

Building Completions Timeline

 

Global News

09 August 2019

Taipei 101 Damper Experienced Record Movement Due to Earthquake

The tuned mass damper in the Taipei 101 skyscraper moved 15 centimeters due to an earthquake early Thursday, 8 August, according to the building management....

Global News

15 April 2019

New Architects Brought in for Manchester’s St. Michael’s Tower

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) has been brought in to deliver Hodder + Partners’ controversial Saint Michael’s tower in Manchester, with the local practice kept...

Global News

01 March 2019

As One Chicago Lakefront Project Gets a New Deadline, Another is Announced

The owner of the Chicago Spire site could have another year to begin developing the lakefront site, four months after a downtown alderman rejected a...

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

12 Years

Most Common Function*

Office, 2 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Composite, 2 Buildings

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

 
 

*Based on 2 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.