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About Outokumpu

Outokumpu is a global leader in stainless steel. Their customers use it to create civilization’s basic structures and its most famous landmarks. Stainless steel is sustainable, durable and designed to last forever.

They aim to be the best value creator in stainless by 2020, through their competitive edge of customer orientation and efficiency. The foundation of their business is their ability to tailor stainless steel into any form and for almost any purpose.

Outokumpu employs 10,000 professionals in more than 30 countries, with headquarters in Helsinki, Finland and shares listed in Nasdaq Helsinki.

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Outokumpu Connected Global News

Tech Giant Pausing Seattle Tower Construction Because of Business Tax Proposal

Tech Giant Pausing Seattle Tower Construction Because of Business Tax Proposal

4 May 2018, Seattle – A tech giant is halting construction on a 17-story office tower currently being built on…

Tech Giant’s Seattle Headquarters Opens Rainforest Spheres

Tech Giant’s Seattle Headquarters Opens Rainforest Spheres

31 Jan 2018, Seattle – The world’s largest online retailer has opened The Spheres complex on its high-rise…

Ping An Finance Center Completes as Fourth Tallest Building in The World

Ping An Finance Center Completes as Fourth Tallest Building in The World

27 Mar 2017, Shenzhen – Ping An Finance Center is officially complete, according to the criteria established by…

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Outokumpu Connected Global News

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Tech Giant Pausing Seattle Tower Construction Because of Business Tax Proposal
4 May 2018 – Seattle, United States
A tech giant is halting construction on a 17-story office tower currently being built on its Seattle campus, and is considering sub-leasing a second high-rise while the…
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Tech Giant’s Seattle Headquarters Opens Rainforest Spheres
31 Jan 2018 – Seattle, United States
The world’s largest online retailer has opened The Spheres complex on its high-rise campus in Seattle. The Spheres’ three glass domes house some 40,000 plants and contain…
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Ping An Finance Center Completes as Fourth Tallest Building in The World
27 Mar 2017 – Shenzhen, China
Ping An Finance Center is officially complete, according to the criteria established by the CTBUH. At 599 meters, it is the tallest building in Shenzhen, the second…
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Ping An Finance Center Structurally Topped Out in Shenzhen
4 May 2015 – Shenzhen, China
On April 30, developers and designers of the Ping An Finance Center celebrated the structural topping out of the megatall building, meaning that the highest primary…
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Amazon’s Seattle Campus to Acquire Warmth From Data Center Waste Heat
19 Sep 2014 – Seattle, United States
In what is believed to be the first system of its kind, waste heat generated from a data center will provide much of the heat for a nearby high-rise campus under…
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Seven Bryant Park Breaks Ground
27 Feb 2013 – New York City, United States
On Monday, developers launched construction of 7 Bryant Park, a 28-story steel and glass tower located on the corner of New York's 40th Street and Sixth Avenue. The Pei…

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Outokumpu at CTBUH

Ping An Finance Center Now Fourth Tallest Building in the World

27 Mar 2017, CTBUH-Related News – CTBUH has certified the completion of Ping An Finance Center. At 599…

CTBUH 2015 New York Conference Gold Sponsor

26-30 Oct 2015, Conference Sponsor – After a post-recession hiatus in tall building construction in many…

CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Gold Sponsor

16-19 Sep 2014, Conference Sponsor – The survival of humanity relies on a radical repositioning of our…

Chang Ching Sun

Chang Ching Sun

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2014

Jörn Teipel

Jörn Teipel

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2018
Dusseldorf, Germany

CTBUH Resources Involving Outokumpu

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.

Award of Excellence

2015 New York Conference - Session 5c - Q&A

27 Oct 2015 – CTBUH 2015 New York Conference
Panel Questions & Answers

New Developments on Stainless Steel Façades with regard to Reflectance, Corrosion and Aesthetics

27 Oct 2015 – CTBUH 2015 New York Conference
Jörn Teipel, Outokumpu

Stainless Steel Claddings for High-Rise Architecture

16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference
Dr. Jörn Teipel, Outokumpu

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New Developments on Stainless Steel Façades with Regard to Reflectance, Corrosion and Aesthetics

26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City
Joern Teipel, Outokumpu

Stainless Steel Claddings for High-Rise Architecture

16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings
Dr. Jörn Teipel & Gert Weiss, Outokumpu

Stainless-Steel Cladding

16 Sep 2014 – Ping An Finance Center: In Detail
Dr. Jörn Teipel & Gert Weiss, Outokumpu EMEA GmbH

Videos

2015 New York Conference - Session 5c - Q&A
27 Oct 2015 – Presentation at CTBUH 2015 New York Conference; Panel Questions & Answers
Jörn Teipel, Outokumpu; Winfried Heusler, Schüco International KG; Ben Mitchell & Jean-Paul Moonen, AkzoNobel, answer questions at the end of 2015 New York Conference Session 5c: Envelope: The Environmental Filter.
New Developments on Stainless Steel Façades with regard to Reflectance, Corrosion and Aesthetics
27 Oct 2015 – Presentation at CTBUH 2015 New York Conference; Jörn Teipel, Outokumpu
Stainless steel is a key material in modern skyscraper architecture, exploiting the material’s sustainability, functionality and aesthetics. After an outline on some general features of stainless steel this article provides an overview of current…
Stainless Steel Claddings for High-Rise Architecture
16 Sep 2014 – Presentation at CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference; Dr. Jörn Teipel, Outokumpu
Especially during the last 20 years stainless steel has become an approved and much valued cladding material for sophisticated architecture. Starting with the first architectural application of stainless steel (the Chrysler Building) this…
2014 Shanghai International Conference - Technical Workshop 03 - Q & A
16 Sep 2014 – Presentation at CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference; Panel Questions & Answers
2014 Shanghai International Conference Technical Workshop 03 Questions & Answers session with speakers Stanley Yee, Dow Corning; Jeffrey Holmes, Woods Bagot; Jörn Teipel, Outokumpu; Patrick Loughran, Goettsch Partners; and Jia Yin, Shanghai Elite…

Papers/Research

New Developments on Stainless Steel Façades with Regard to Reflectance, Corrosion and Aesthetics
26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City; Joern Teipel, Outokumpu
Stainless steel is a key material in modern skyscraper architecture, exploiting the material’s sustainability, functionality and aesthetics. After an outline on some general features of stainless steel this article provides an overview of current…
Stainless Steel Claddings for High-Rise Architecture
16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings; Dr. Jörn Teipel & Gert Weiss, Outokumpu
Especially during the last 20 years stainless steel has become an approved and much valued cladding material for sophisticated architecture. Starting with the first architectural application of stainless steel (the Chrysler Building) this article…
Stainless-Steel Cladding
16 Sep 2014 – Ping An Finance Center: In Detail; Dr. Jörn Teipel & Gert Weiss, Outokumpu EMEA GmbH
Especially during the last 20 years, stainless steel has become an approved and much-valued cladding material for sophisticated architecture. This chapter introduces the embossed stainless steel applied within the façade supplied for PAFC by…

Tall Buildings Involving Outokumpu

1   Ping An Finance Center 2017 599 m Shenzhen
2   Ilham Tower 2015 274 m Kuala Lumpur
3   Amazon Tower I 2016 160 m Seattle
4   7 Bryant Park 2016 138 m New York City
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.