Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

Featured Buildings Involving Trosifol®

ADNOC Headquarters

ADNOC Headquarters, Abu Dhabi

ADNOC Headquarters, situated next to the Arabian Gulf, was designed to allow occupants flexibility in physical space as well as optimal views of the coastline.

One World Trade Center

One World Trade Center, New York City

Part of the ambitious World Trade Center redevelopment, the symbolic 1,776-foot One World Trade Center rises on the northwest corner of the Lower Manhattan site.

Post Tower

Post Tower, Bonn

Post Tower is a forward-looking high-rise for the 21st century: formally, technically, and ecologically advanced, and offering a high-quality work environment.

Shanghai Tower

Shanghai Tower, Shanghai

As the third tower in the trio of supertall buildings at the heart of Shanghai’s new Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone, Shanghai Tower embodies a new prototype for tall buildings.

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About Trosifol®

Trosifol® – part of the Kuraray Group – is a leading global producer of PVB and ionoplast interlayers for laminated safety glass applications in the architectural, automotive and photovoltaic industries.

The evolution of the Trosifol & GLS / DuPont merger has resulted in consolidation of the Trosifol®, SentryGlas® and Butacite® product brands into a single brand: the new Trosifol®.

Trosifol® offers the world’s broadest portfolio of innovative glass-laminating solutions, including structural and functional interlayers for safety and security applications, sound insulation and UV protection. Trosifol® is in the perfect position to be your preferred partner for laminated safety glass applications – serving the ever-changing demands of the global glass industry with seven worldwide production sites and five R&D centers.

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Trosifol® at CTBUH

Cyclone-Glazing and Façade Resilience for the Asia-Pacific Region

Cyclone-Glazing and Façade Resilience for the Asia-Pacific Region

15 Jan 2018, CTBUH News – CTBUH has launched the second phase of the "Cyclone-Glazing and Façade…

CTBUH Presents, Advances Cyclone-Glazing Research

CTBUH Presents, Advances Cyclone-Glazing Research

28-30 Jun 2017, Event Report – The 25th edition of the Glass Performance Days Conference (GPD), chaired by…

CTBUH Research Kick-off Meeting

CTBUH Research Kick-off Meeting

27 Jan 2017, Event Report – The kick-off meeting for the CTBUH research project, “Cyclone-Glazing and Façade…

Trosifol® at CTBUH

Cyclone-Glazing and Façade Resilience for the Asia-Pacific Region
15 Jan 2018, Chicago – CTBUH News
CTBUH has launched the second phase of the "Cyclone-Glazing and Façade Resilience for the Asia-Pacific Region" research project, kindly sponsored by Trosifol.
CTBUH Presents, Advances Cyclone-Glazing Research
28-30 Jun 2017, Tammerfors (Tampere) – Event Report
The 25th edition of the Glass Performance Days Conference (GPD), chaired by Jorma Vitkala, GPD, and focusing on “Growth, Knowledge, New Generation,” was held at the TähtiAreena.
CTBUH Research Kick-off Meeting
27 Jan 2017, Miami – Event Report
The kick-off meeting for the CTBUH research project, “Cyclone-Glazing and Façade Resilience for the Asia-Pacific Region,” was held in Miami.
2016 CTBUH Leaders Meeting Report
16 Oct 2016, Shenzhen – Event Report
The Annual Leaders Meeting was held this year in conjunction with the 2016 Conference in China, bringing together the Council’s leaders from around the world.
CTBUH Board of Trustees Set the Agenda for 2017
16 Oct 2016, Shenzhen – Event Report
The Board of Trustees held their second meeting of the year in conjunction with the 2016 Conference to discuss the Council’s plans for 2017.
CTBUH 2016 Conference Platinum Sponsor
16-21 Oct 2016 – Conference Sponsor
Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism takes place progressively across three Chinese cities: Shenzhen, Guangzhou, and Hong Kong.
New research project on cyclone-resistant façade solutions
5 Oct 2016, Venice – CTBUH Research
CTBUH has initiated the “Cyclone-Glazing and Façade Resilience for the Asia-Pacific Region” research project, kindly sponsored by Trosifol and is looking for Expert Panel members.

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Ingo Stelzer

Ingo Stelzer

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2016
Hattersheim, Germany

Jennifer Schneider

Jennifer Schneider

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2017
Wilmington, United States

Christoph Troska

Christoph Troska

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2016
Troisdorf, Germany

CTBUH Leaders at Trosifol®

Ingo Stelzer

Ingo Stelzer

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2016
Hattersheim, Germany

Jennifer Schneider

Jennifer Schneider

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2017
Wilmington, United States

Christoph Troska

Christoph Troska

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2016
Troisdorf, Germany

Jonathan Cohen

Jonathan Cohen

CTBUH Annual Conference, Session Chair, 2016
Troisdorf, Germany

Johanna Krauthauf

Johanna Krauthauf

CTBUH Annual Conference, Session Chair, 2016
Hattersheim, Germany

Gene Li

Gene Li

CTBUH Annual Conference, Session Chair, 2016
Guangzhou, China

Reisuke Nakada

Reisuke Nakada

CTBUH Annual Conference, Session Chair, 2016
Singapore, Singapore

Malvinder Rooprai

Malvinder Rooprai

CTBUH Annual Conference, Session Chair, 2016
New Delhi, India

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CTBUH Resources Involving Trosifol®

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

China Award Winner

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Cyclone-Glazing and Façade Resilience for the Asia-Pacific Region: Market and Code Study

Apr 2018 – CTBUH Journal, 2018 Issue II
Angela Mejorin, Dario Trabucco, CTBUH; Reisuke Nakada, Malvinder Singh Ruprai & Ingo Stelzer, Trosifol World of Interlayers

Post Breakage Strength Testing for Overhead Laminated Glass

17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism
Ingo Stelzer, Trosifol

Many Options in Laminated Glass to Make Façades More Efficient

17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism
Christoph Troska, Trosifol

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Papers/Research

Cyclone-Glazing and Façade Resilience for the Asia-Pacific Region: Market and Code Study
Apr 2018 – CTBUH Journal, 2018 Issue II; Angela Mejorin, Dario Trabucco, CTBUH; Reisuke Nakada, Malvinder Singh Ruprai & Ingo Stelzer, Trosifol World of Interlayers
This paper summarizes the Stage 1 results of the CTBUH Research Division’s project “Cyclone-Glazing and Facade Resilience for the Asia-Pacific Region.” The project was possible thanks to a US$202,000 sponsorship by Trosifol World of Interlayers/…
Post Breakage Strength Testing for Overhead Laminated Glass
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Ingo Stelzer, Trosifol
The design and structural performance of laminated glass in glazing applications like canopies and skylights is very critical, as it has an impact on the safety of occupants in a building and maintenance workers. For such applications, the post…
Many Options in Laminated Glass to Make Façades More Efficient
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Christoph Troska, Trosifol
Laminated glass as we know it today was originally produced with PVB, developed and patented exactly 80 years ago. It’s original application was to increase the safety of automotive windscreens by combining the properties of glass with the properties…
Cyclone Resistant Glazing Solutions
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Jennifer Schneider, Trosifol
As urban areas become developed in regions prone to severe weather, the risk of financial and human loss increases. Severe weather such as hurricanes, cyclones, and typhoons have caused billions of dollars of damage and thousands of deaths globally.…

Trosifol® Tall Building Facts

150m+ Buildings 6 Completed
300m+ Buildings 4 Completed
Average Building Age 7 Years
Most Common Function office, 4 Buildings
Most Common Material Composite, 4 Buildings
Building Functions
 
Building Materials
 

All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings currently in the database.

Tall Buildings Involving Trosifol®

1   Shanghai Tower 2015 632 m Shanghai
2   One World Trade Center 2014 541 m New York City
3   ADNOC Headquarters 2015 342 m Abu Dhabi
4   Leatop Plaza 2012 303 m Guangzhou
5   Sky Tower B2 2013 212 m Wroclaw
6   Post Turm 2002 162 m Bonn
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.

The building list and facts show buildings involving Kuraray, Kuraray America, Inc.