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12 January 2021

CTBUH Research

The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat has released its annual report, CTBUH Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2020, part of the Tall...

12 January 2021

CTBUH Research

The tall buildings completed in 2020 have pushed the global average height of the 100 tallest buildings to 399 meters. Across the year, 14 buildings...

12 January 2021

Tim Gokhman, New Land Enterprises

As developers’ appetites for building tall with mass timber grows, acceptance of the technique is growing among approving authorities, which in turn, allows the height...

23 September 2020

Mehdi Jalayerian, Tyler Jensen & Kenneth Griffin, Environmental Systems Design, Inc.

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on building design and strategy will be as revolutionary as the rise of the first skyscraper. COVID-19 and potential...

23 September 2020

Fang Li, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

The COVID-19 pandemic has prompted myriad new ways of thinking about practices for designing and occupying tall buildings in a very short time frame. This...

23 September 2020

Jim Prendergast, Gensler; James Taylor, JLL

As the global pandemic emptied out tall buildings in central business districts around the world, and work-fromhome (WFH) became the predominant mode for most white-collar...