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NORR is a full service consulting organization offering architectural, engineering, interiors and planning services on a variety of building types worldwide. For more than 75 years, NORR has provided an exceptional balance of design, technology, and management from a single source. This expertise is key to our commitment to be the partner of choice for our clients.

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NORR Connected Global News

Dubai Skyscraper “Sky Walk” Attraction Set to Launch

Dubai Skyscraper “Sky Walk” Attraction Set to Launch

1 Sep 2017, Dubai – A global property developer has announced the launch of Sky Walk, a 200-meter-high…

Sky Bridge Installed at the Address Residences Sky View Complex in Dubai

Sky Bridge Installed at the Address Residences Sky View Complex in Dubai

19 May 2017, Dubai – A sky bridge has officially been lifted into place at a height of 220 meters. Stretching a…

West Village Towers to Bring New Density to Calgary’s West End

West Village Towers to Bring New Density to Calgary’s West End

1 Mar 2016, Calgary – A multi-tower complex, named West Village Towers, will bring 575 new residential units…

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NORR Connected Global News

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Dubai Skyscraper “Sky Walk” Attraction Set to Launch
1 Sep 2017 – Dubai, United Arab Emirates
A global property developer has announced the launch of Sky Walk, a 200-meter-high cantilevered observation corridor affixed to one of the two towers in Downtown Dubai’s…
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Sky Bridge Installed at the Address Residences Sky View Complex in Dubai
19 May 2017 – Dubai, United Arab Emirates
A sky bridge has officially been lifted into place at a height of 220 meters. Stretching a distance of 85 meters, the sky bridge links the two towers of the Address…
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West Village Towers to Bring New Density to Calgary’s West End
1 Mar 2016 – Calgary, Canada
A multi-tower complex, named West Village Towers, will bring 575 new residential units to the west end of Calgary. The complex consists of a 150-, 125-, and 100-meter…
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Bahrain’s $650 million Villamar Project to Restart
3 Aug 2015 – Manama, Bahrain
The developer of the long-delayed Villamar project – launched in 2007 close to the Bahrain Financial Harbour complex – said that work is restarting after the…
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Two-Tower Condo Development Planned for Calgary’s Downtown West End
7 Jul 2014 – Calgary, Canada
Construction has begun on Avenue, a two-tower condo development, which is the first residential real estate project in Calgary’s Downtown West End in several years. The…
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Vida Residence Launched in Downtown Dubai
14 Jan 2014 – Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Emaar Properties has launched a swanky new 57-story residential tower in downtown Dubai. The fully-serviced 320-unit apartment complex targets the changing demographic of…
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Emaar Reveals Twin Hotel Towers
4 Mar 2013 – Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Developer Emaar Properties has released the design of The Address Residence Sky View, a mixed-use scheme which will include hotels, residences and apartments.…
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Emaar Moving Forward with Dubai Hotel
9 Jan 2013 – Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Dubai developer Emaar has awarded the construction contract for a 370-meter hotel, which will be the second tallest building in Downtown Dubai, after Burj Khalifa, the…

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NORR at CTBUH

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…

Technical Tours, CTBUH 8th World Congress

4 Mar 2008, Tour Report – Tours to experience five seminal projects in Dubai including the Burj Dubai, the…

Yahya Jan

Yahya Jan

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2018
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Chris Browning

Chris Browning

CTBUH Annual Conference, Session Chair, 2018

CTBUH Resources Involving NORR

Ten Significant Tall Buildings, and the Significant Women Behind Them

8 Aug 2017 – CTBUH Journal, 2017 Issue III
Leading Women in Tall Buildings

The Emirates Towers

Feb 2001 – CTBUH 2001 6th World Congress, Melbourne
Hazel W. S. Wong, NORR Group

Papers/Research

Ten Significant Tall Buildings, and the Significant Women Behind Them
8 Aug 2017 – CTBUH Journal, 2017 Issue III; Leading Women in Tall Buildings
Recently, there has been a growing and overdue recognition in the architecture discipline that women are under-represented, not just in terms of leadership positions held, but also in terms of receiving credit for the work they have done. The tall…
The Emirates Towers
Feb 2001 – CTBUH 2001 6th World Congress, Melbourne; Hazel W. S. Wong, NORR Group
Proposed winning competition design by Hazel W. S. Wong (Fig. 1) realized the objective of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai through the creation of twin slender towers, carefully located to pay homage to an…

NORR Tall Building Facts

150m+ Buildings 8 Completed6 Under Constr.
300m+ Buildings 3 Completed
Average Building Age 12 Years
Most Common Function residential, 7 Buildings
Most Common Material Concrete, 11 Buildings
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Building Materials
 

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

Tall Buildings Involving NORR