Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat articles below.
Around the world, 126 buildings of 200 meters' height or greater were completed in 2019, including 26 "supertall" buildings of at least 300 meters' height, a new record.
At its 17th annual awards program, the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat named Salesforce Tower in San Francisco "Best Tall Building Worldwide", plus winners across 20 award categories.
China has maintained its reign as the most prolific country when it comes to the construction of tall buildings, with 88 completions in 2018.
This year’s winners and finalists employ inventive solutions to challenges related to sustainability, seismicity, wind forces, mixed functionality, and a vibrant urban habitat.
If you're an architect in Dubai, you probably think this post is about you, don't you?