The CTBUH 2023 International Conference, "Humanizing High Density—People, Nature & the Urban Realm," which will advance the fundamental premise that high-density urbanization can support healthy living, working, and civic and social engagement.
CTBUH is proud to announce the winners and finalists for the CTBUH 2016 Tall Building Awards, chosen from a pool of 132 submissions vying for recognition.
Tall Buildings in Singapore in the Context of Global Development
22 June 2016
Join the CTBUH, CapitaLand, and the National University of Singapore for a critical look into the past, present, and future of skyscrapers in Singapore.
WOHA's "Garden City Mega City" Exhibition
23 March–04 September 2016
The Skyscraper Museum exhibition features the work of WOHA, whose tropical towers, enveloped by nature, create vertical villages with sky gardens, breeze-ways, and elevated parks.
Computational Design Technology
19 November 2015
CTBUH YPC hosted a presentation and panel discussion focused on the current computational technology tools used today in architecture and how collaboration is enhanced in the profession
Warm Weather Spaces Walking Tour
17 September 2015
Following the successful 7 Cities Winter Walking Tours the Urban Habitat Committee is planning its next set of global tours in over twice as many cities.
CTBUH Well Represented at China-Japan-Korea Tall Building Forum
18 July 2014
CTBUH’s Japan and Korea chapters, along with Tongji University organized the 2014 China-Japan-Korea Tall Building Forum on July 18th.
Solaris Chosen as Featured Building
15 January 2013
Though it is not particularly tall, the building is commended for its contributions to the exploration of the urban habitat.
Reflections at Keppel Bay Chosen as Featured Building
15 November 2012
In providing the necessary differentiated typologies and units for the residential development at Keppel Bay, the Reflections towers create a dynamic interaction with their environment.
The Pinnacle @ Duxton Chosen as Featured Building
01 July 2011
The Pinnacle @ Duxton is a large, dense development, but great effort was made towards the sustainable quality of life and sense of place.
Marina Bay Sands Chosen as Featured Building
15 March 2011
The 929,000-square meter Marina Bay Sands is conceived as not just a mere building project, but as a city microcosm rooted in Singapore’s culture, climate, and contemporary life.
12–14 August 2009
Executive Director Antony Wood shares his recent experiences of a new and exciting Singapore which has, in a quiet, unpretentious way, been implementing social-urban policies.
CTBUH / Nakheel Asia Tour Report
19–29 April 2007
CTBUH collaborated with the Dubai-based developer Nakheel and architects Woods Bagot to facilitate a 5-nation tour of seminal tall buildings in south-east Asia.
1985 Singapore Conference: Indoor Environment
24–26 January 1985
The 1985 48th Regional Tall Building Conference was held in Singapore from January 24-26 on "The Indoor Environment of Buildings".
1984 Singapore International Conference on Tall Buildings
22–26 October 1984
1984 International Conference on Tall Buildings in Singapore focusing on Structural Foundation Service and Project Management Architecture.
CTBUH 1984 Singapore Inernational Conference
22–26 October 1984
The 1984 International Conference on Tall Buildings was held in Singapore.
1974 Singapore Conference: High-Rise Design and Planning
06–07 December 1974
The Twenty-Sixth Regional Conference was held in 1974, Singapore on High-Rise Design and Planning Workshop from December 6-7.
CTBUH Releases Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2016
10 January 2017
CTBUH has determined that 128 buildings of 200 meters’ height or greater were completed around the world in 2016 – setting a new record for annual tall building completions and marking the third consecutive record-breaking year.
CTBUH Releases Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2014
31 December 2014
An All-Time Record 97 Buildings of 200 Meters or Higher Completed in 2014 and 2014 showed further shifts towards Asia, and also surprising developments in building functions and structural materials.
CTBUH Releases Analysis of Global Population and Tall Buildings
13 April 2011
Tall buildings are spreading across the globe at an ever-increasing rate. This study demonstrates the relationship between population and tall buildings across those countries and presents information on the average height and age of each country’s tallest buildings.
CTBUH Releases Tallest Buildings Completed in 2006
31 December 2006
Nina Tower 1 in Hong Kong, at 319 meters high, leads the list of the ten tallest buildings completed in 2006. The Sports City Tower/Aspire Tower (Doha, United Arab Emirates) at 300 meters, and Eureka Tower (Melbourne, Australia), at 296 meters, were second and third, respectively.
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