CTBUH Silver Member

BuroHappold

About

Member Since: 1997

Member Offices: Bath

From their very first project, they have used their intricate knowledge of the industry to push the boundaries and achieve more. It is this commitment that sets them apart, that adds value, that makes them award winning.

They are at the forefront of low energy design: they deliver projects that have less carbon emissions and are more sustainable, they deliver projects that do not cost the earth.

Buro Happold understands what it takes to create a project that thrives; it takes great consideration of future use, building in the resilience that will allow it to operate for generations, it means creating something that engages communities and respects diversity.

Fields of Expertise

Building Maintenance; Civil Engineering; Computers / IT / Software; Engineering, Multi-discipline; Engineering, Other; Environmental Engineering; Environmental Protection; Façade Design / Engineering; Fire Engineering; Geotechnic / Foundations; Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing; Security Consultancy; Structural Engineering; Transportation / Urban Infrastructure

Membership details

Membership Level

Contributor

Member Since

1997

Member Offices

  • Bath

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

Makkah Royal Clock Tower

601 m / 1,972 ft

2

111 West 57th Street

435.3 m / 1,428 ft

3

Al Hamra Tower

412.6 m / 1,354 ft

4

PIF Tower

385 m / 1,263 ft

5

Three Sixty West Tower B

361.2 m / 1,185 ft

6

ADNOC Headquarters

342 m / 1,122 ft

7

Hengqin International Finance Center

337.7 m / 1,108 ft

8

Shimao International Plaza

333.3 m / 1,094 ft

9

The Index

326 m / 1,070 ft

10

The Landmark

324 m / 1,063 ft

Awards

ToHA Tower 1

Award of Excellence: ToHA Tower 1

Best Tall Building 100-199 meters 2021

Ctbuh Leaders

Anil Hira

Anil Hira

CTBUH Chapter Vice-Chair, 2015 – Present

Mumbai

Thomas Critchely

Thomas Critchely

CTBUH City Representative, 2012 – 2013

Leeds

Erleen Hatfield

Erleen Hatfield

CTBUH City Representative, 2012 – 2014

New York City

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

29 January 2018

"Geometry of Tall Buildings" - a CTBUH United Kingdom Chapter Event

The London Committee of the CTBUH United Kingdom Chapter recently hosted [i]Geometry of Tall Buildings[/i], a conversation between leading architects and engineers on the geometry...

Research

17 October 2016

Tall Versus Old? The Role of Historic Preservation in the Context of Rapid Urban Growth

As cities aspire to become global metropolises, older low-rise structures are getting torn down to make room for new, often tall, buildings and neighborhoods. What...

Global News

24 October 2019

New “Can of Ham” High-Rise Opens in Central London

Foggo Associates has designed a curved high-rise in central London at 70 St Mary Axe, which is widely known as the “Can of Ham” due...

Associated companies

BuroHappold

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

10 Years

Most Common Function*

Mixed-use, 42 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete, 82 Buildings

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

 
 

*Based on 169 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.