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20 March 2020

CTBUH Research

In the first edition of the 2012 Journal, CTBUH published a Tall Buildings in Numbers study titled Tallest 20 in 2020: Era of the Megatall—The...

19 March 2020

Scott Harrigan, AeroSpect Inc.; Jarrett Huddleston, CANY

After a pedestrian was killed by a piece of falling debris from a 17-story building in New York City in December 2019, city government leaders...

19 March 2020

John Viise & Matthew Cummins & Alberto Guarise & Daniel Koch, DeSimone Consulting Engineers

This research paper, an abridged version of a white paper produced by the Chicago Chapter of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH),...

19 March 2020

Tanya Saroglou & Isaac A. Meir, Ben-Gurion University; Theodoros Theodosiou, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

This study focuses on the building envelope as the mediator between interior and exterior climatic conditions, examining its influence on energy loads. The parameters are:...

19 March 2020

Walter Hughes, Humphreys & Partners Architects

For several years, Dallas-based architecture firm Humphreys & Partners has been involved in numerous forward-looking design projects that anticipate the increasing presence, if not ubiquity,...

01 March 2020

Gerald R. Larson, University of Cincinnati

The evolution in the use of the elevator and the iron frame to build ever-taller buildings that would eventually be called “skyscrapers” is still somewhat...