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About COIMA

COIMA is a leading platform for investment in development and management of real estate assets on behalf of institutional investors. COIMA SRL, a development and property management company, it has developed and managed real estate totaling more than 5 million square meters. One of the most important projects the platform has co-invested in, co-developed and still manages, is the Porta Nuova project in Milan. COIMA SGR, an investment & asset management company, manages 22 real estate investment funds totaling 5 billion euros of investment and holds more than 150 properties in its portfolio, including 30 LEED certified properties. COIMA RES is a real estate company listed on Borsa Italiana that manages real estate assets in Italy, primarily focusing on commercial properties. The company operates with the beneficial tax status granted to SIIQs

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Ninth Italian/International Tall Buildings Conference

25 Jun 2019, Event Report – The ninth Italian/International Tall Buildings Conference drew some 350…

Milan Celebrates the 2015 Best Tall Building: Bosco Verticale

Milan Celebrates the 2015 Best Tall Building: Bosco Verticale

21 Dec 2015, Event Report – An event was held in Milan to celebrate Bosco Verticale receiving the “2015 Best…

CTBUH Resources Involving COIMA

Award Winners & Award of Excellence Recipients

The CTBUH Awards recognize projects and individuals that have made extraordinary contributions to the advancement of tall buildings and the urban environment, and that achieve sustainability at the highest and broadest level.

Winner

Building Tall Skyscraper Lecture Series: Naturalizing the Vertical Realm

28 Mar 2018 – Building Tall Skyscraper Lecture Series
Sara Beardsley, Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture; Luke Leung, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill; Molly Meyer, Omni Ecosystems; Yibo Xu, Stefano Boeri Architetti China

Towards a Forest City

18 Oct 2016 – CTBUH 2016 China Conference
Stefano Boeri, Stefano Boeri Architetti

CTBUH Video Interview – Stefano Boeri

18 Oct 2016 – 2016 China Conference Interviews
Stefano Boeri, Stefano Boeri Architetti

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Towards Resource-Generative Skyscrapers

Jul 2018 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 7 Number 2
Mohamed Imam & Branko Kolarevic, University of Calgary

Towards a Forest City

17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism
Stefano Boeri, Stefano Boeri Architects

Increased High-Rise Resilience to Stabilize Cities of the Future

17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism
Rudi Scheuermann, Arup

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Videos

Building Tall Skyscraper Lecture Series: Naturalizing the Vertical Realm
28 Mar 2018 – Building Tall Skyscraper Lecture Series; Sara Beardsley, Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture; Luke Leung, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill; Molly Meyer, Omni Ecosystems; Yibo Xu, Stefano Boeri Architetti China
Thursday, February 1, 2018. Chicago, United States of America. The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) and the Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) held the fourth of the four-part “Building Tall” series, closing out a successful…
Towards a Forest City
18 Oct 2016 – Presentation at CTBUH 2016 China Conference; Stefano Boeri, Stefano Boeri Architetti
Shijiazhuang, the capital of the Hebei province in northeastern China, is a metropolis of three million people. It forms part of the immense developing megalopolis the Chinese call Jing-Jin-Ji, which is expected to accommodate more than 130 million…
CTBUH Video Interview – Stefano Boeri
18 Oct 2016 – 2016 China Conference Interviews; Stefano Boeri, Stefano Boeri Architetti
Stefano Boeri of Stefano Boeri Architetti is interviewed by Chris Bentley during the 2016 CTBUH China Conference. Stefano discusses the development of Bosco Verticale and other concept designs with vertically integrated vegetation.
CTBUH 2016 China Conference Plenary 3: Cities to Megacities: The Future Q & A
18 Oct 2016 – Presentation at CTBUH 2016 China Conference; Carol Willis, The Skyscraper Museum; Chao (Ivan) Wan, Tencent Holdings Ltd, Jonathan Ward, NBBJ; Stefano Boeri, Stefano Boeri Architetti; Winy Maas, MVRDV
October 18, 2016. Shenzhen, China.Carol Willis, The Skyscraper Musuem; Chao (Ivan) Wan, Tencent Holdings Limited; Jonathan Ward, NBBJ; Stefano Boeri, Stefano Boeri Architetti; Winy Maas, MVRDV, answer questions at the end of 2016 China Conference…
Bosco Verticale: View From a Drone
22 Dec 2015 – Other Videos;
An in depth look at the Bosco Verticale, as viewed from a drone, produced by www.droniair.it. Bosco Verticale, located in Milan, was the 2015 winner of the CTBUH Best Tall Building Europe and the CTBUH Best Tall Building Worldwide award.
Interview: Bosco Verticale
12 Nov 2015 – 2015 Awards Ceremony/Symposium Interviews; Alida Forte Catella, COIMA; & Stefano Boeri, Boeri Studio
Alida Forte Catella, Founder and CEO, COIMA, & Stefano Boeri, Founder and Senior Architect, Boeri Studio, are interviewed by Chris Bentley regarding Bosco Verticale, Milan, the 2015 CTBUH Best Tall Building Europe Winner and 2015 CTBUH Best Tall…
A Forest in the Sky: Bosco Verticale, Milan
12 Nov 2015 – CTBUH "14th Annual Awards"; Alida Forte Catella, COIMA; Stefano Boeri, Boeri Studio
Alida Forte Catella, Founder and CEO, COIMA, and Stefano Boeri, Founder and Senior Architect, Boeri Studio, speak at the 14th Annual Best Tall Building Symposium in a presentation entitled "A Forest in the Sky: Bosco Verticale, Milan,” where he…
2015 Awards - Session 3 Q&A
12 Nov 2015 – CTBUH "14th Annual Awards"; Chair: Antony Wood, CTBUH
Yoram Eilon, Seinor Vice President, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, Kenneth Lewis, Managing Partner, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Hin Kong Poon, Deputy Chief Development Officer, CapitaLand Limited, Shinichi Takeuchi, Chief Architect, Toyo Ito &…
CTBUH Research Seed Funding Project 2013 – Green Living Façade for Tall Buildings: The Bosco Verticale
18 Sep 2014 – Presentation at CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference; Elena Giacomello, Iuav University of Venice
The possibility of creating green surfaces over the structures is an opportunity which is seen with increasing interest by planners and investors, due to the appreciation expressed by users. Nowadays, however, the knowledge of green living…

Papers/Research

Towards Resource-Generative Skyscrapers
Jul 2018 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 7 Number 2; Mohamed Imam & Branko Kolarevic, University of Calgary
Rapid urbanization, resource depletion, and limited land are further increasing the need for skyscrapers in city centers; therefore, it is imperative to enhance tall building performance efficiency and energy-generative capability. Potential…
Towards a Forest City
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Stefano Boeri, Stefano Boeri Architects
Shijiazhuang, the capital of the Hebei province in northeastern China, is a metropolis of three million people. It forms part of the immense developing megalopolis the Chinese call Jing-Jin-Ji, which is expected to accommodate more than 130 million…
Increased High-Rise Resilience to Stabilize Cities of the Future
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Rudi Scheuermann, Arup
Dense urban city environments consist of an agglomeration of tall buildings. The resilience of cities as a whole depends, among other components, on the resilience of each single element: the tall buildings which together make a city a functional…
Humanizing the Giants
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Swinal Samant, National University of Singapore
The rise in sustainable skyscrapers and large-scale mixed-use buildings has seen the proliferation of atria and sky-courts worldwide due to their ability to simultaneously contribute to aesthetic, socio-cultural, economic and environmental functions.…
A New Urban Forest Rises in Milan
Feb 2015 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue I; Elena Giacomello, Università Iuav di Venezia
The Bosco Verticale “vertical forest” in Milan, Italy, takes the definition of “green skyscraper” to a new level, deploying more than 13,000 plants across 90+ species, including full-sized trees, on all façades of both its towers. The project was…
Green Walls in High-Rise Buildings
Sep 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2014 Issue III; CTBUH Research
The latest CTBUH technical guide, Green Walls in High-Rise Buildings, provides a thorough investigation of the methods used around the world for implementation of vertical vegetation at height. In commemoration of the release of this important guide…
CTBUH Research Seed Funding Project 2013 – Green Living Façade for Tall Buildings: The Bosco Verticale
16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings; Elena Giacomello, Iuav University of Venice
The possibility of creating green surfaces over the structures is an opportunity which is seen with increasing interest by planners and investors, due to the appreciation expressed by users. Nowadays, however, the knowledge of green living…

Tall Buildings Involving COIMA

1   Bosco Verticale Torre E 2014 116 m Milan
2   Bosco Verticale Torre D 2014 84 m Milan
3   Corso Como Place 2020 - Milan
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.
1   Gioia 22 2020 130 m Milan
 
Proposed
1   Gioia 22 2020 130 m Milan
2   Bosco Verticale Torre E 2014 116 m Milan
3   Bosco Verticale Torre D 2014 84 m Milan
4   Corso Como Place 2020 - Milan
  Completed   Struct. Topped Out   Proposed