Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

Featured Buildings Involving Mori Building Company

Ark Hills Sengokuyama Mori Tower

Ark Hills Sengokuyama Mori Tower, Tokyo

As tall buildings become more necessary in dense, earthquake-prone regions, the integration of controls within the building to prevent damage and collapse will become a high priority.

Roppongi Hills

Roppongi Hills, Tokyo

This 54-story mixed-use skyscraper is the centerpiece of the Roppongi Hills urban development, and has an observation decks on the 52nd and 54th floors.

Shanghai World Financial Center

Shanghai World Financial Center, Shanghai

The Shanghai World Financial Center has become an icon of Shanghai and China, with its clear and elegant form and revolutionary structural design.

Toranomon Hills

Toranomon Hills , Tokyo

Toranomon Hills plays a significant urban role through the incorporation of vertically layered public spaces and investments into infrastructure improvements.

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About Mori Building Company

Mori Building has a unique vision of city-making, and they pride in the strength that derives from our decades long experience of creating and developing cities from a holistic approach.

Moreover, they have developed a corporate culture of independent thinking and action, without being constrained by conventional ideas, This is a source of power that has enabled them to produce new value and attractiveness, and to create cities; a stage for global players.

Their company's mission in society will remain unchanged: to revitalize people and businesses through the work of creating and developing cities. By watching the present and planning for the future, Mori Building is fulfilling its goal of shaping the urban landscape.

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Mori Building Company Connected Global News

Ingenhoven Architects Reveal Plans to Build Two Towers in Central Tokyo

Ingenhoven Architects Reveal Plans to Build Two Towers in Central Tokyo

15 Apr 2016, Tokyo – German firm Ingenhoven Architects has revealed plans to build two towers in Tokyo’s…

OMA Reveals Design for its First Skyscraper in Tokyo

OMA Reveals Design for its First Skyscraper in Tokyo

13 Apr 2016, Tokyo – A glass skyscraper with an elevated garden has been proposed for the emerging Toranomon…

Mori Sees Tokyo’s Toranoman Hills as Tip of Pre-Olympian Iceberg

Mori Sees Tokyo’s Toranoman Hills as Tip of Pre-Olympian Iceberg

6 Jun 2014, Tokyo – Mori Building Co., one of Japan’s largest developers, on the verge of opening the 256-…

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Ingenhoven Architects Reveal Plans to Build Two Towers in Central Tokyo
15 Apr 2016 – Tokyo, Japan
German firm Ingenhoven Architects has revealed plans to build two towers in Tokyo’s Toranomon district as part of a new business and lifestyle precinct. A proposed 220-…
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OMA Reveals Design for its First Skyscraper in Tokyo
13 Apr 2016 – Tokyo, Japan
A glass skyscraper with an elevated garden has been proposed for the emerging Toranomon Hills business district. The skyscraper is one of three mixed-use blocks proposed…
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Mori Sees Tokyo’s Toranoman Hills as Tip of Pre-Olympian Iceberg
6 Jun 2014 – Tokyo, Japan
Mori Building Co., one of Japan’s largest developers, on the verge of opening the 256-meter Toranoman Hills tower, plans more projects in central Tokyo worth an estimated…
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Andaz Hotel to Crown New Tokyo Skyscraper
25 Mar 2014 – Tokyo, Japan
Located the center of Tokyo, the 126-meter Toranomon Hills Tower will open this spring, capped off by Hyatt’s first Andaz hotel in Japan, which endeavors to reflect the…
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Shanghai Tower Plans to Hire Leasing Agent
8 Jan 2014 – Shanghai, China
The state-owned developer of Shanghai Tower, China’s next tallest building, is hiring a leasing agent to sell space in the building, a highly unusual move in China,…
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Toranomon Hills to Rekindle Business in Tokyo District
4 Mar 2013 – Tokyo, Japan
Japanese developer Mori Building Company is planning to attract global companies to its Toranomon Hills tower development, Bloomberg reports. The under construction tall…

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Mori Building Company at CTBUH

CTBUH 2016 Conference Silver+ Sponsor

16-21 Oct 2016, Conference Sponsor – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism takes place…

Top Company Rankings: The World’s 100 Tallest Buildings

13 Oct 2016, CTBUH Research – The Council is pleased to announce the Top Company Rankings for numerous…

Inaugural Japan Symposium Rises to the Occasion in Tokyo

22 May 2015, Event Report – CTBUH held its inaugural Japan Symposium at the Academy Hills lecture hall of the…

Mori Building Company at CTBUH

CTBUH 2016 Conference Silver+ 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.
Top Company Rankings: The World’s 100 Tallest Buildings
13 Oct 2016, Chicago – CTBUH Research
The Council is pleased to announce the Top Company Rankings for numerous disciplines as derived from the list of projects appearing in 100 of the World’s Tallest Buildings.
Inaugural Japan Symposium Rises to the Occasion in Tokyo
22 May 2015, Tokyo – Event Report
CTBUH held its inaugural Japan Symposium at the Academy Hills lecture hall of the Mori Tower in Roppongi Hills, bringing together leading experts
Shanghai World Financial Center Technical Tour Report
19 Sep 2014, Shanghai – Tour Report
Delegates met at the lobby of the Shanghai World Financial Center for a tour, led by executives of Mori Building, of one of Shanghai’s most recognizable landmarks.
CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Silver+ Sponsor
16-19 Sep 2014, Shanghai – Conference Sponsor
The survival of humanity relies on a radical repositioning of our cities to develop them beyond a collection of disparate icons, towards a vision of a Sustainable Vertical Urbanism.
Four-City Tour Generates Strong Shanghai Conference Support
14-18 Oct 2013, Shanghai – Tour Report
Preparations for the 2014 CTBUH Conference are now underway. Executive Director Antony Wood embarked on a four-city tour, meeting with more than 30 companies over the course of 10 days.
SWFC Technical Tour Report
20 Sep 2012, Shanghai – Tour Report
The current tallest building in China at 492 meters, the World Financial Center offers unparalleled views from its skybridge.
CTBUH Releases Analysis of Global Population and Tall Buildings
Apr 2011 – CTBUH Journal Paper
Tall buildings are spreading across the globe at an ever-increasing rate. This study demonstrates the relationship between population and tall buildings across those countries and presents information on the average height and age of each country’s…
Shanghai Expo and Meetings Report
May 2010, Shanghai – Tour Report
Executive Director Antony Wood visited China to attend and speak at the Shanghai Expo. While in China, the foundation was set for the CTBUH 9th World Congress.
Discovering Asia, from Moscow
23 Apr-2 May 2009, Shanghai – Tour Report
Elena Shuvalova, the CTBUH Country Representative for Russia reports on the 4th Russian Intellectual Business.
CTBUH Releases Tallest Buildings Completed in 2008
Dec 2008 – CTBUH Journal Paper
Against the backdrop of global economic crisis, 2008 witnessed the most successful year of skyscraper construction to date, with more skyscrapers constructed globally within a single year than ever before and the average height of the tallest ten…

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Kazunari Kano

Kazunari Kano

CTBUH Conference, Speaker, 2014

Hiroo Mori

Hiroo Mori

CTBUH Conference, Speaker, 2015
Tokyo, Japan

Minoru Mori

Minoru Mori

CTBUH Lynn S. Beedle Lifetime Achievement Award, 2015
Tokyo, Japan

CTBUH Resources Involving Mori Building Company

Award Winners & Finalists

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.

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CTF Guangzhou - Efficiency in Mixed-Use Supertall

19 Oct 2016 – CTBUH 2016 China Conference
Florence Chan, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates

The Space Between: Urban Spaces Surrounding Tall Buildings

18 Oct 2016 – CTBUH 2016 China Conference
James Parakh, City of Toronto Planning Department

Interview: Hiroo Mori

12 Nov 2015 – 2015 Awards Ceremony/Symposium Interviews
Director and Executive Vice President, Mori Building

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The Vertical Renewal of the Megacity

17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism
Enfang Liu, Jianing Pan, Dapeng Sun & Youlong You, Shanghai Institute of Architectural Design and Research

Engineering China’s Skylines

Aug 2016 – CTBUH Journal, 2016 Issue III
Dasui Wang, East China Architectural Design Institute

Developing Tall Buildings and Urban Spaces, in Japan and Elsewhere

26 Oct 2015 – Asia & Australasia: A Selection of Written Works on the World's Tall Building Forefront
Hiroo Mori, Mori Building Co., Ltd.

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Videos

CTF Guangzhou - Efficiency in Mixed-Use Supertall
19 Oct 2016 – Presentation at CTBUH 2016 China Conference; Florence Chan, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
Wednesday, October 19, 2016. Gaungzhou, China. Florence Chan of Kohn Pedersen Fox presents at the 2016 China Conference Plenary 4: "Guangzhou Developments" Since the reformation in 1980s, Central Business Districts have been popping up in…
The Space Between: Urban Spaces Surrounding Tall Buildings
18 Oct 2016 – Presentation at CTBUH 2016 China Conference; James Parakh, City of Toronto Planning Department
This presentation was intended to introduce the upcoming CTBUH technical guide titled "The Space Between," which investigates the importance of publicly accessible spaces surrounding tall buildings. Urban spaces featured in the technical guide range…
Interview: Hiroo Mori
12 Nov 2015 – 2015 Awards Ceremony/Symposium Interviews; Director and Executive Vice President, Mori Building
Hiroo Mori, Director and Executive Vice President, Mori Building, is interviewed by Chris Bentley regarding the work of the late Minoru Mori, the winner of the 2015 CTBUH Lynn S. Beedle Lifetime Achievement Award, during the 2015 CTBUH Awards…
Transforming Cities with a Singular Vision: Minoru Mori
12 Nov 2015 – CTBUH "14th Annual Awards"; Hiroo Mori, Mori Building
Hiroo Mori, Director & Executive Vice President, Mori Building, speaks at the 14th Annual Best Tall Building Symposium in a presentation entitled "Transforming Cities with a Singular Vision: Minoru Mori,” where he provides an overview of Minoru Mori'…
2015 Awards - Session 1 Q&A
12 Nov 2015 – CTBUH "14th Annual Awards"; Chair: David Malott, KPF
Hiroo Mori, Director & Executive VP, Mori Building, Philip Nikandrov, Chief Architect, Gorproject, James Goettsch, CEO & Partner, Goettsch Partners, Jan Andersson, Senior Advisor, HSB Malmö, Santiago Calatrava, Founder, Santiago Calatrava Architects…
2015 New York Conference - Session 4a - Q&A
27 Oct 2015 – Presentation at CTBUH 2015 New York Conference; Panel Questions & Answers
Hiroo Mori, Mori Building; Daniel Libeskind, Studio Libeskind; Chang-Soon Choi, Samoo Architects & Engineers; and Sooin Oh, Samoo Architects & Engineers, answer questions at the end of 2015 New York Conference Session 4a: Developments in East Asia.
Developing Tall Buildings and Urban Places, in Japan and Elsewhere
27 Oct 2015 – Presentation at CTBUH 2015 New York Conference; Hiroo Mori, Mori Buildings
A city is a stage where a wide range of activities take place. An internationally competitive city is one in which diverse human interaction and cooperation yield new businesses, new value, and new lifestyles, all of which have a tremendous global…
Interview: Hiroo Mori
27 Oct 2015 – 2015 New York Conference Interviews; Hiroo Mori, Mori Building
Hiroo Mori of Mori Building is interviewed by Chris Bentley during the 2015 CTBUH New York Conference at the Grand Hyatt New York. Hiroo discusses some of Mori Building's projects .
Interview: David Malott
17 Sep 2014 – 2014 Shanghai Conference Interviews; David Malott, KPF
Wednesday 17th September 2014. Shanghai, China. David Malott, CTBUH Chairman-Elect / Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates, is interviewed by Chris Bentley during the 2014 CTBUH Shanghai Conference at the Jin Mao Tower.
Urban Design and Nurturing Cities
17 Sep 2014 – Presentation at CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference; Kazunari Kano, Mori Building Co., Ltd.
Mori Building meets the challenges of times by designing and constructing “Vertical Garden City”. This concept is the creation of compact cities that integrate land subdivides over previous decades and erect high-rise structures that open up green…
2014 Shanghai International Conference - Session 07 - Q & A
17 Sep 2014 – Presentation at CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference; Panel Questions & Answers
2014 Shanghai International Conference Session 07 Questions & Answers session with speakers Kazunari Kano, Mori Building, Paul Scott, Make Architects, and Moshe Tzur, Moshe Tzur Architects Urbanists.
The Evolution of Building Evacuation Design in China
16 Sep 2014 – Presentation at CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference; Fang Li & James Antell, RJA Group
As a result of the events of September 11th and other natural and man-made disasters, building owners, designers and fire officials have become increasingly aware of the need to consider a wide variety of scenarios when evacuating tall buildings. As…
Session 2: What Contributes Most to Sustainability in Tall Buildings?
11 Jun 2013 – Presentation at CTBUH 2013 London Conference; Dennis Poon, Neville Glanville, Klaus Lother & David Malott
The next generation of tall buildings will be judged on more than sheer height or aesthetic appearance. In the context of sustainability, they will also be judged on more than just their energy consumption. They will be judged on their contribution…
Interview: China's Future Tallest
20 Sep 2012 – 2012 Shanghai Congress Interviews; David Malott, KPF
David Malott of Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates is interviewed by Jeff Herzer during the 2012 CTBUH Shanghai Congress at the Jin Mao, Shanghai. David discusses two of China's future tallest buildings, the 660-meter Ping An Finance Center in Shenzhen and…
Interview: Constructing the Shanghai Tower
20 Sep 2012 – 2012 Shanghai Congress Interviews; Jun Xia, Gensler
Jun Xia of Gensler is interviewed by Jeff Herzer during the 2012 CTBUH Shanghai Congress at the Jin Mao, Shanghai. Jun discusses the design and construction of The Shanghai Tower including the relationship to the neighboring Jin Mao Building and…
Interview: Marketing of Tall Buildings
19 Sep 2012 – 2012 Shanghai Congress Interviews; William Murray, Wordsearch
William Murray of Wordsearch is interviewed by Jeff Herzer during the 2012 CTBUH Shanghai Congress at the Jin Mao, Shanghai. William discusses the marketing of tall buildings and the importance of skyscrapers to the cities they inhabit. He also…
Design of Composite Mega-Columns with Multiple Rolled H-Sections
19 Sep 2012 – Presentation at CTBUH 2012 9th World Congress, Shanghai; Jean-Claude Gerardy ArcelorMittal Commercial
Composite mega-columns used in tall buildings are currently designed with continuous built-up sections, typically welded in a fabrication shop and spliced on site without any prequalified welding procedure. This often leads to highly restrained welds…
MFREE-S Closed Cavity Façade: Cost- Effective, Clean, Environmental
19 Sep 2012 – Presentation at CTBUH 2012 9th World Congress, Shanghai; Henk de Bleecker, Group R&D Manager, Permasteelisa Group
This presentation covers the performance differences of the Closed Cavity Façade compared with traditional single and double skin façades by means of detailed dynamic whole building simulation tools for energy, thermal, and acoustic comfort…
An Overview of Modern Supertall Development in China
19 Sep 2012 – Presentation at CTBUH 2012 9th World Congress, Shanghai; Junjie Zhang, ECADI
While China is without doubt the largest developing market for tall buildings, with a multitude of towers under construction and in planning, we can forget that the country also has an established track-record for delivering not only tall buildings,…
Lynn S. Beedle Lifetime Achievement Award: From New York to Shanghai: A Lifetime of Tall
21 Oct 2010 – CTBUH "9th Annual Awards"; William Pedersen, KPF
William Pedersen, Partner, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates. Mr. Pedersen’s approach to design has been one that weds formal and technical originality with a modesty informed by a deep respect for spatial and historical context. Mr. Pedersen discussed…
Interview: Kohn Pedersen Fox
20 Nov 2008 – 2008 Awards Ceremony Interviews ; Eugene Kohn & William Pedersen, KPF
Eugene Kohn and Bill Pederson of Kohn Pederson Fox, are interviewed by Jeff Herzer prior to the 2008 CTBUH Awards Dinner at the CTBUH Headquarters at Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago. Kohn and Pedersen talk about their involvement in many…
Shanghai World Financial Center: Without Compromise……
5 Mar 2008 – Presentation at CTBUH 2008 8th World Congress, Dubai; David Malott, KPF; Leslie Robertson, Leslie E. Robertson Associates
David Malott, KPF and Leslie Robertson, LERA, presented the Shanghai World Financial Center located in the Lujiazui district of Pudong. The focus of this presentation at the CTBUH 8th World Congress was to highlight the collaboration between…
Nonlinear Dynamic Earthquake Analysis of Skyscrapers
5 Mar 2008 – Presentation at CTBUH 2008 8th World Congress, Dubai; Sam Lee, Guangzhou Scientific Computing Consultants
Sam Lee, of Guangzhou Scientific Computing Consultants, presented a solution on the ABAQUS platform at the CTBUH 8th World Congress in Dubai by selecting the right analysis procedure, accurate nonlinear models for the structural members, an efficient…

Papers/Research

The Vertical Renewal of the Megacity
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Enfang Liu, Jianing Pan, Dapeng Sun & Youlong You, Shanghai Institute of Architectural Design and Research
This paper elaborates the positive effect and unique advantages of supertall high-rise buildings along with their inherent problems throughout the urbanization of Shanghai, a megacity, against the background of a new round of urban renewal to be…
Engineering China’s Skylines
Aug 2016 – CTBUH Journal, 2016 Issue III; Dasui Wang, East China Architectural Design Institute
Dasui Wang, China Design Master and chief structural engineer for East China Architectural Design Institute (ECADI), is the recipient of the inaugural CITAB - CTBUH China Tall Building Outstanding Achievement Award. Wang has committed his life’s work…
Developing Tall Buildings and Urban Spaces, in Japan and Elsewhere
26 Oct 2015 – Asia & Australasia: A Selection of Written Works on the World's Tall Building Forefront; Hiroo Mori, Mori Building Co., Ltd.
Skyscrapers and their surrounding developments are critical factors in determining a city’s global competitive advantage relative to other cities. These building projects are in fact the “tools” that can greatly increase a city’s economic…
Context, Climate, Culture – Investigating Place in Tall Building Design
26 Oct 2015 – Context, Climate, Culture – Investigating Place in Tall Building Design; Robert Goodwin, Perkins + Will
Should a tower in Moscow look like one in Dubai? Once one entered a city and marveled at the unique magic of its architecture – the pastel classicism of St. Petersburg; the cobbled cortile of Siena; the delicate mashrabiya of Cairo – and there was a…
Tall Buildings in Numbers: World’s Highest Observation Decks
Aug 2015 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue III; CTBUH Research
Perhaps no element of a tall building is more closely related to the pure pleasure of standing high in the sky and taking in the view of one’s surroundings than observation decks. Often adding an important source of revenue for the structures that…
Advanced Structural Technologies For High-Rise Buildings in Japan
May 2015 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue II; Masayoshi Nakai, Takenaka Corporation
This paper reviews the development and current status of seismic design for high-rise buildings in earthquake-prone Japan. Additionally, it briefly describes two important areas of wind-resistant design for high-rise buildings in typhoon-prone areas…
The Vertical Garden City Grows Into the 21st Century
May 2015 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue II; Hiroo Mori, Roppongi Hills Mori Tower
As host of the 2020 Summer Olympics, Tokyo is undertaking a major redevelopment effort, giving long-planned projects new energy under the political impetus of the games. At this auspicious time, Mori Building, the developer of the ARK Hills, Roppongi…
Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2014
Dec 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue I; Daniel Safarik, Antony Wood, Marty Carver & Marshall Gerometta, CTBUH
An All-Time Record 97 Buildings of 200 Meters or Higher Completed in 2014 and 2014 showed further shifts towards Asia, and also surprising developments in building functions and structural materials.
Building Services as A Force for Achieving Sustainable Vertical Urbanism in China
Sep 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2014 Issue III; Malcolm Laverick, AECOM
The introduction of vertical urbanism, with its necessary increase in population density per square kilometer of ground surface area, has a significant impact upon the primary engineering networks and building services required to support such…
Urban Design and Nurturing Cities
16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings; Kazunari Kano, Mori Building Co., Ltd.
Mori Building meets the challenges of times by designing and constructing “Vertical Garden City”. This concept is the creation of compact cities that integrate land subdivides over previous decades and erect high-rise structures that open up green…
The Evolution of Building Evacuation Design in China
16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings; Fang Li, James Antell & Martin Reiss, RJA Group
As a result of the events of September 11th and other natural and man-made disasters, building owners, designers and fire officials have become increasingly aware of the need to consider a wide variety of scenarios when evacuating tall buildings. As…
Towards Sustainable Vertical Urbanism
Sep 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2014 Issue III; Daniel Safarik, CTBUH
The survival of humanity on this planet relies on a radical repositioning of our cities. In the face of unprecedented global population growth, urbanization, pollution increase and climate change, it is no longer enough to simply create buildings…
Toranomon Hills - Super High-Rise Building on Urban Highway
Sep 2014 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 3 Number 3; Yasuyoshi Hitomi, Hiroshi Takahashi, & Hidenori Karasaki, Nihon Sekkei
Toranomon Hills is the main building of a large-scale re-development project located in the center of Tokyo. The remarkable feature of this high-rise building is that the motorway runs through the basements of the building, which makes it stand just…
Shanghai World Finance Center, China
13 Jan 2013 – Corporate Publication
At the time of completion in 2008, the Shanghai World Finance Center was the tallest skyscraper in China, with the tallest observation deck in the world at 474 metres. Architects Kohn Pendersen Fox & Associates designed the 492-metre structure with a…
Tall Buildings in Numbers: The Tallest 15 Cities in China
Sep 2012 – CTBUH Journal, 2012 Issue III; CTBUH Research
With over 1.3 billion citizens and a rapidly urbanizing population, China is developing tall buildings more than any other country globally. Currently it has 239 buildings 200 meters or more in height under construction.
Toranomon-Roppongi Area Project
Sep 2012 – CTBUH 2012 9th World Congress, Shanghai; Shuichi Otaka, Masayuki Yamanaka & Shokichi Gokan, Obayashi Corporation; Toru Tsuchihashi, Mori Building Co., Ltd.
This paper provides the overview of structural design, adopted devices and construction methods in the Toranomon-Rappongi Area Project. When this project started, construction costs of high-rise buildings using steel framework had become a problem…
The Tallest 20 in 2020: Entering the Era of the Megatall
18 Jan 2012 – CTBUH Journal, 2012 Issue I; Nathaniel Hollister & Antony Wood, CTBUH
Within this decade we will likely witness not only the world’s first kilometer-tall building, but also the completion of a significant number of buildings over 600 meters (around 2,000 feet) – that’s twice the height of the Eiffel Tower.
Tall and Urban: An Analysis of Global Population and Tall Buildings
Apr 2011 – CTBUH Journal, 2011 Issue II; CTBUH Research
Tall buildings are spreading across the globe at an ever-increasing rate. This study demonstrates the relationship between population and tall buildings across those countries and presents information on the average height and age of each country’s…
Tall Buildings in Numbers: Tallest World Records
Nov 2010 – CTBUH Journal, 2010 Issue IV; CTBUH Research
Includes records of the tallest buildings/structures according to function and structural material, the highest spaces according to function, and some lesser-known titles such as the world’s tallest timber building, tallest religious buildings,…
Tallest Buildings Completed in 2008
Dec 2008 – CTBUH Journal, 2009 Issue I; CTBUH Research
Against the backdrop of global economic crisis, 2008 witnessed the most successful year of skyscraper construction to date, with more skyscrapers constructed globally within a single year than ever before and the average height of the tallest ten…
Case Study: Shanghai World Financial Center
Apr 2008 – CTBUH Journal, 2008 Issue II; Paul Katz, KPF; Leslie E. Robertson, Leslie E. Robertson Associates
From the onset of the Shanghai World Financial Center project, its developers targeted a cutting-edge, mixed use mega-complex that would serve a multitude of tenant lifestyle demands. When a desire to change the building size surfaced after the…
Shanghai World Financial Center: Without Compromise……
Mar 2008 – CTBUH 2008 8th World Congress, Dubai; Paul Katz, KPF; Leslie Robertson & SawTeen See, Leslie E. Robertson Associates
Shanghai World Financial Center is located in the Lujiazui district of Pudong, the Shanghai World Financial Center combines creative architecture and structural engineering to create a mixed-use building 492 meters in height. It will be recognized by…

Mori Building Company Tall Building Facts

150m+ Buildings 14 Completed1 Under Constr.
300m+ Buildings 1 Completed
Average Building Age 13 Years
Most Common Function residential, 5 Buildings
Most Common Material Composite, 5 Buildings
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Tall Buildings Involving Mori Building Company