Tag: Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
David Rubenstein Forum Named Best Tall Building Worldwide in 2022 by Council on Tall...
The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) announced today the winner of its annual award for best tall building worldwide:...
Salesforce Tower Named 2019 Best Tall Building Worldwide by CTBUH
Shenzhen, China – Magnusson Klemencic Associates (MKA) is thrilled to announce that Salesforce Tower has been named the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban...
CTBUH confers Beedle Lifetime Achievement Award to James Goettsch, FAIA
Architecture firm Goettsch Partners announced that the firm’s chairman and co-CEO, James Goettsch, FAIA, will be honored with the prestigious lifetime achievement award from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH).
CTBUH Ratifies ‘World’s Tallest Timber Building’ Following Height Criteria Update
The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) verified completion of Mjøstårnet, a mixed-use building in Brumunddal, Norway, that now holds the title of the “World’s Tallest Timber Building.” At 85.4 meters, it is also the third-tallest building in Norway and the country’s tallest with mixed functions.
Firms unveil design for 21-story timber building
New Land Enterprises, Korb + Associates Architects, and the Milwaukee office of engineering firm Thornton Tomasetti unveiled the design for a proposed 21-story, 410,000 square-foot, mixed-use mass timber tower in downtown Milwaukee.
Thornton Tomasetti Vice Chairman Aine Brazil receives CTBUH Lifetime Achievement Medal
Thornton Tomasetti announced that Vice Chairman Aine Brazil, P.E., F.SEI, LEED AP, received the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat’s (CTBUH) prestigious Fazlur R. Khan Lifetime Achievement Medal for her contributions to the advancement of the built environment.
CTBUH releases full program for 2018 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference
The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) released the full program for the 2018 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference, which will be held in Chicago, May 30-31. Winners in each regional category will then compete for the honor of overall “Best Tall Building Worldwide.”
Latest Wirth Research CFD project announced as a finalist for global architectural award
The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) nominated Wirth Research as a finalist for its Innovation award. Presented in Chicago later this year, the CTBUH award recognizes breakthroughs in design or construction that take the design process of tall buildings to a new level. Through the application of high-resolution computational fluid dynamics (CFD), Wirth Research has become a world leader in the analysis of wind loads for the structural design of tall buildings.