At the turn of the 20th Century, as modernism was entering the realm of architectural thought, a small company of 29 visionary architects, designers and engineers was formed to construct a new library in Osaka. The wide critical acclaim the structure received resulted in continuance of the firm.
Now, with over 2,500 employees and projects in 50 countries, Nikken Sekkei enjoys the distinction of being among the largest — and to many, the most successful — architectural design firms in the world. By the 1930’s, they had instituted a prototype for a design review system, later evolving into their “Design Process Innovation” which aims to enhance collective creative thinking.
Their projects have had an immense impact on the urban skyline, especially in the Pacific Rim where their presence has been most strongly felt since the beginning of the 21st Century.
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…
Taiping Finance Tower Technical Tour Report
19 Sep 2014, Tour Report – The tour of the Taiping Finance Tower revealed the surprise of full-height glazing…
International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Vol. 2 No. 3
Sep 2013, CTBUH Publication – The International Journal of High-Rise Buildings, Volume 2: Number 3…
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.
6 Nov 2014 –
2014 Awards Ceremony/Symposium Interviews
Tomohiko Yamanashi, NIKKEN SEKKEI LTD
Oct 2018 –
CTBUH Journal 2018 Issue IV
CTBUH 2018 Conference Speakers
Apr 2018 –
CTBUH Journal, 2018 Issue II
Elena Mele, Diana Faiella, University of Naples Federico II
Sep 2017 –
International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 6 Number 3
Takehito Kumano & Kazuhiro Saburi, Takenanka Corporation; Satoshi Yoshida, Nikken Sekkei Ltd
All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings currently in the database.
|1||One Za'abeel Tower 1||2021||330 m||Dubai|
|2||Forte Tower 1||2020||288 m||Dubai|
|3||One Lujiazui||2008||269 m||Shanghai|
|4||Ningbo Global Shipping Plaza||2015||262 m||Ningbo|
|5||Menara Astra||2017||262 m||Jakarta|
|6||Rinku Gate Tower||1996||256 m||Izumisano|
|7||Osaka World Trade Center||1995||256 m||Osaka|
|8||Midtown Tower||2007||248 m||Tokyo|
|9||Midland Square||2007||247 m||Nagoya|
|10||Beijing Television Center||2006||239 m||Beijing|
|1||Riyadh Tower||-||338 m||Riyadh|
|2||Fuyu||2023||185 m||Taguig City|
|3||Aki||2023||177 m||Taguig City|
|4||Natsu||2023||164 m||Taguig City|
|5||Haru||2022||155 m||Taguig City|
|6||Waterfall Residences Tower 1||-||-||Gurgaon|
|7||Waterfall Residences Tower 2||-||-||Gurgaon|
|1||Riyadh Tower||-||338 m||Riyadh|
|2||One Za'abeel Tower 1||2021||330 m||Dubai|
|3||Forte Tower 1||2020||288 m||Dubai|
|4||One Lujiazui||2008||269 m||Shanghai|
|5||Ningbo Global Shipping Plaza||2015||262 m||Ningbo|
|6||Menara Astra||2017||262 m||Jakarta|
|7||Rinku Gate Tower||1996||256 m||Izumisano|
|8||Osaka World Trade Center||1995||256 m||Osaka|
|9||Midtown Tower||2007||248 m||Tokyo|
|10||Midland Square||2007||247 m||Nagoya|
The building list and facts show buildings involving NIKKEN SEKKEI LTD, Nikken Group, Nikken Housing System
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