01 February 2021

Alberto Balzan, Claudia Cabrera Aparicio & Dario Trabucco, Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

In recent years, robotics has entered strongly in a large number of industrial sectors, especially the automotive, manufacturing, aeronautical and agriculture sectors, having a major...

30 January 2020

Federico Caldi, et al

Aesthetic characteristics, new materials, structural configurations, and construction technologies are pushing the boundaries of the built environment. At an urban scale, planners are increasingly considering...

28 October 2019

Dario Trabucco, CTBUH

Although As the construction industry responds to emerging technologies, the way buildings are designed, built, and managed will continue to shift. Parametric design, BIM, and...

29 July 2019

Andrea Giachetti, University of Florence; Gianni Bartoli, University of Florence; Claudio Mannini, University of Florence

A comprehensive conclusion about the effects of wind on permeable building envelopes (PBEs) remains elusive. The external layer permeability, the gap width, and the internal...

21 June 2019

Elena Mele, University of Naples Federico II; Maura Imbimbo, University of Cassino and Southern Lazio; Valentina Tomei, Niccolò Cusano University

Diagrid structures have emerged in recent decades as an innovative solution for tube tall buildings, capable of merging structural efficiency and aesthetic quality. This paper...

31 January 2019

William Miranda & Dario Trabucco, CTBUH

The entire tall building industry relies on floor-area measurements to serve as a precise, unambiguous calculation to guide decisions. This can range from architects using...