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About Woods Bagot

Woods Bagot is a global design and consulting firm, with a team of over 850 people working across Asia, Australia, Europe, the Middle East and North America.

The firm's unique 'Global Studio' philosophy drives unprecedented knowledge sharing and true collaboration across time zones, producing innovative, inspired and functional design solutions. Underpinning Woods Bagot's knowledge culture is Public, the firm's research arm, created in collaboration with leading thinkers and academics.

Through the disciplines of Architecture, Consulting, Interior Design, Urban Design and Masterplanning, Woods Bagot’s focus is to understand clients’ functional, operational and cultural needs, drawing on its research and experience to create solutions that work.

Building Design’s 2014 World Architecture 100 list ranked Woods Bagot as the seventh largest architecture firm in the world.

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Woods Bagot Connected Global News

Details Emerge on Proposed 8 Phillip Street Development in Sydney

Details Emerge on Proposed 8 Phillip Street Development in Sydney

22 Jun 2017, Sydney – Fresh details describing the "world-class design" for 8 Phillip Street in Western Sydney…

Contractor Selected to Deliver Collins Square Tower 5 in Melbourne

Contractor Selected to Deliver Collins Square Tower 5 in Melbourne

21 Jun 2017, Melbourne – A construction contractor has been appointed to deliver the fifth and final commercial…

Park Central’s First Residential Tower Launched in Brisbane

Park Central’s First Residential Tower Launched in Brisbane

19 Jun 2017, Brisbane – The first residential tower within Park Central – a new US$760 million master planned…

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Details Emerge on Proposed 8 Phillip Street Development in Sydney
22 Jun 2017 – Sydney, Australia
Fresh details describing the "world-class design" for 8 Phillip Street in Western Sydney have emerged, along with new renderings. Poised to rise 56 stories in Parramatta…
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Contractor Selected to Deliver Collins Square Tower 5 in Melbourne
21 Jun 2017 – Melbourne, Australia
A construction contractor has been appointed to deliver the fifth and final commercial office tower that will complete the US$1.8 billion landmark Collins Square…
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Park Central’s First Residential Tower Launched in Brisbane
19 Jun 2017 – Brisbane, Australia
The first residential tower within Park Central – a new US$760 million master planned, transit-oriented development in Woolloongabba – will be launched in June 2017. Park…
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311 Spencer Street Gains City of Melbourne Support
9 Jun 2017 – Melbourne, Australia
At its recent Future (Planning) Committee, the City of Melbourne resolved to provide conditional support to Cbus Property's development at 311 Spencer Street. The 40-…
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80 Collins Street to See Major Transformation in Melbourne
31 May 2017 – Melbourne, Australia
A transformation of 80 Collins Street, scheduled for completion in 2020, will comprise a new premium-grade office tower, a significant refurbishment of the existing tower…
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Office Tenants Quick to Snatch up Collins Arch Space in Melbourne
26 May 2017 – Melbourne, Australia
The mixed-used development at Melbourne’s 447 Collins Street, known as Collins Arch, has added commitments from three major legal firms to its office space within 12…
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Western Sydney University Unveils its First Vertical Campus
18 May 2017 – Sydney, Australia
Western Sydney University has unveiled its US$163.9 million flagship campus in the Parramatta CBD. Named the Peter Shergold Building, the 14-story campus will boast world…
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Kodo to Take Shape in Adelaide as Construction Officially Commences
20 Apr 2017 – Adelaide, Australia
Ground officially broke on the AU$100 million (US$75 million), 30-story Kodo apartment development on Angas Street in the Adelaide central business district. Construction…
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Melbourne’s Upcoming Collins Arch Project Selects Hotel Brand
3 Feb 2017 – Melbourne, Australia
Developers have confirmed that W Melbourne will open in 2020 as part of its USD$769 million mixed-use luxury precinct Collins Arch. The hotel will be located in the…
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New Victoria Police Tower Gets the Green Light in Melbourne
27 Jan 2017 – Melbourne, Australia
The City West Police Complex, headquarters for the Victorian police force in Melbourne, has been given the green light to add a new, 39-story, high-security tower. The…
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Land Sale Brings the Gold Coast’s Orion Towers One Step Closer to Reality
20 Jan 2017 – Gold Coast, Australia
A USD$18.8 million deal locked in a site for a tower destined to become the tallest in the Southern Hemisphere. Developers of the proposed Orion Towers project settled on…
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Six-Star Beachfront Hotel Tower Proposed for the Gold Coast
9 Jan 2017 – Gold Coast, Australia
A new USD$323 million hotel has been proposed for the Gold Coast. Located on a prime beachfront position in Surfers Paradise, the six-star, 50-story tower will include…
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Student Accommodation Tower Proposed for Brisbane
5 Jan 2017 – Brisbane, Australia
A Singapore-based firm has submitted a development application for a new 918-room student accommodation for 71-97 Turbot and 62-80 Ann Streets. The project includes the…
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Europe’s Largest Private Residential Amenities Floor Unveiled in Warsaw
17 Nov 2016 – Warsaw, Poland
Złota 44, one of Europe’s tallest and most luxurious residential towers, has formally opened its impressive 1,793-square-meter amenities floor. The space is currently the…
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Development Application Submitted for Gold Coasts’ Orion Towers
14 Nov 2016 – Gold Coast, Australia
The Southern Hemisphere’s tallest building is set to tower over Surfers Paradise at an astonishing 103 stories, planned for a site between Enderley and Markwell Avenues.…
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Parramatta, Sydney’s First Five-Star Hotel to be Housed at 8 Phillip Street
19 Oct 2016 – Sydney, Australia
The 8 Phillip Street mixed-use apartment tower in Sydney’s Parramatta neighborhood will house the district's first five-star hotel and resort offering. Comprising 55…
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Major Tenants Secured for Proposed Developments at 447 and 80 Collins Street in Melbourne
17 Oct 2016 – Melbourne, Australia
The week of October 10 has seen two noteworthy commercial leasing deals unveiled as major tenants each reportedly secure about 6,000 square meters of space at proposed…
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Construction Commences on Brisbane’s Mary Lane
29 Jul 2016 – Brisbane, Australia
Watpac has commenced construction on Mary Lane’s mixed-use development in the Brisbane CBD, following its exceptionally strong launch earlier in 2016, with almost half of…
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Shenzhen to Receive Transit-Oriented Master Planned Development
22 Jun 2016 – Shenzhen, China
A massive development has been planned for the Shenzhen Route 6 Chang Zhen Station site. Dubbed the Shenzhen Metro Changzhen Depot TOD, the project will comprise multiple…
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Adelaide’s Tallest Residential Tower Readies for Opening
15 Jun 2016 – Adelaide, Australia
Vue on King William has officially become Adelaide’s tallest residential building with the 89 meter, 27-story building scheduled to officially be opened by Deputy Premier…
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Sydney Greenland Centre Sells Sixth Penthouse for $8.2 Million
8 Jun 2016 – Sydney, Australia
In a transaction surpassing $8.2 million, a developer has sold the sixth of its nine penthouse units for the Sydney Greenland Centre. Once complete, the building will be…
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Victorian Planning Minister Approves Shorter Version of 447 Collins Street
6 Apr 2016 – Melbourne, Australia
Construction is expected to begin on the mixed-use 447 Collins Street skyscraper before the end of 2016, after Victorian Planning Minister Richard Wynne reached agreement…
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Distinctive Pinnacle of Brisbane’s Future Tallest Tower Nearly Complete
29 Mar 2016 – Brisbane, Australia
Located in Brisbane's central business district, 1 William Street is a 260-meter commercial office tower that is currently under construction. Recent photos show that its…
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Commercial Bay’s Project Partners Take a Global Tour Before Work Begins on Auckland Site
4 Mar 2016 – Auckland, New Zealand
Project partners of New Zealand's next largest office tower and shopping center – dubbed Commercial Bay – toured some of the best buildings in Europe and the United…
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Landmark Tower Planned for 545 Queen Street in Brisbane
3 Mar 2016 – Brisbane, Australia
A billion-dollar project and new landmark development – Queen’s Tower – is being proposed for 545 Queen Street, encompassing luxury residences, premium short-term…
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Brisbane’s Mary Lane Development Fast-Tracked
27 Jan 2016 – Brisbane, Australia
The 38-story Mary Lane residential development in Brisbane has been fast-tracked in response to market demand, and has also been granted approval to significantly…
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39-Story Tower to Transform Auckland’s Skyline
11 Dec 2015 – Auckland, New Zealand
Plans for a new 39-story office tower in central Auckland have been unveiled by the developer, as part of a NZD$681 million (US$458 million) redevelopment of the Downtown…
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Adelaide’s Tallest Residential Building Tops Out
16 Nov 2015 – Adelaide, Australia
Vue on King William, set to become Adelaide’s tallest residential building, is nearing completion with the building officially topping out the week of November 9. The…
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Skyscraper Proposed for Prime Collins Street Block in Melbourne
13 Nov 2015 – Melbourne, Australia
Twin towers connected by a skybridge could be built on a prime Collins Street block after a new AUS$1.25 billion (US$888 million) application was submitted to the city's…
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Iconic Adelaide Office Tower Goes On Sale
27 Oct 2015 – Adelaide, Australia
Adelaide’s most prestigious and iconic office tower, Westpac House, is on the market in the city’s biggest central business district (CBD) investment opportunity in…
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City Council Gives Nod to Brisbane CBD Tower
21 Oct 2015 – Brisbane, Australia
Brisbane City Council has given the green light to a $234 million luxury five-star hotel and apartment tower which will see the renaissance of a landmark site in the…
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Adelaide Reaches New Heights with Kodo Building
6 Oct 2015 – Adelaide, Australia
Adelaide’s skyline is set for a dramatic change, with planning approval granted for the city’s tallest residential building. The new $70 million, 30-story apartment…
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56-Story Tower Proposed for Long-Vacant Jersey City Lot
20 Aug 2015 – Jersey City, United States
A rendering is now available for the first of two highly anticipated residential towers slated for a long-vacant lot near the Journal Square PATH station. Dubbed One…
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As Economic Confidence Grows in Warsaw, Złota 44 Tower Relaunched
25 Jun 2015 – Warsaw, Poland
The luxury 52-story Złota 44 tower will be one of the tallest residential skyscrapers in Europe when it’s completed in 2017. But it doesn’t stand in a traditional real…
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London High-Rise Begins Construction Without Securing Tenants
13 May 2015 – London, United Kingdom
The world’s largest office developer has given London a $1.6 billion vote of confidence, pushing the button on construction of the 172-meter 100 Bishopsgate, one of the…
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Tower 5 Up for Approval in Melbourne
13 Nov 2014 – Melbourne, Australia
The fifth building in Walker Corporation's Collins Square development at Docklands is up for approval. The 27-story tower designed by Woods Bagot is the result of a…
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Brookfield Multiplex to Deliver Sydney’s Tallest Residential Tower
7 Nov 2014 – Sydney, Australia
Brookfield Multiplex has been appointed as sole contractor to construct the iconic Greenland Centre Residential Tower at 115 Bathurst Street in Sydney’s central business…
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Melbourne Bends “Sacrosanct” Tower Rules for 455 Collins Street
11 Sep 2014 – Melbourne, Australia
The developer of 455 Collins Street will give the city 1,900 square meters of prime land in exchange for council support for the tower, which will overshadow Queensbridge…
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Amstar Buys Warsaw’s Zlota 44
8 Sep 2014 – Warsaw, Poland
Denver-based Amstar Global Advisers recently announced the purchase of Warsaw’s iconic Zlota 44 residential tower in an off-market transaction. Amstar is partnering with…
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Permits Filed for Rust-Colored High-Rise in New York City
15 Aug 2014 – New York City, United States
Permit applications reveal plans for a high-rise residential tower at 213 Jay Street in Brooklyn, with designs by the Australian international design firm Woods Bagot.…
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New Financing Plan for Warsaw’s Zlota 44
10 Jun 2014 – Warsaw, Poland
The former head of real estate firm Orco Property Group , Jean-Francois Ott, has raised 115 million euros (US$156 million) to buy and complete the Zlota 44 luxury…
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Elegant Design Unveiled for Wenling Sheraton in Zhejiang
11 Mar 2014 – Wenling, China
Architect Woods Bagot has revealed the ambitious design for the proposed 300-meter Sheraton hotel tower, which features faraway views of the mountains and wetlands of…
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Fog Phenomenon Returns to Transform Dubai Skyline
14 Feb 2014 – Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Twice a year, weather conditions generate a cloud-like fog that settles between the ground and sky, which creates a heavenly vision of the world’s tallest skyscraper tips…
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Sydney's Next Tallest Expected to Sell Out
13 Dec 2013 – Sydney, Australia
On its very first weekend of sales, more than $AUS 275 million ($US 245 million) of apartments were sold in the 68-story, 252-meter Greenland Center, leading its…
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Brookfield to Launch Western Canada's Tallest Building
30 Jul 2013 – Calgary, Canada
Brookfield Office Properties will begin construction in September of a 247-meter (810-foot) skyscraper in downtown Calgary, the company announced in a press release. The…
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Public Library to Form Podium of Baccarat Tower
4 Jun 2013 – New York City, United States
The Donnell Library on West 53rd Street in New York will be rebuilt at the base of Tribeca Associates and Starwood Capital's Baccarat Hotel & Residences tower. Designed…
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Sydney Greenland Center Planned as Australia's Tallest Residential Tower
18 Mar 2013 – Sydney, Australia
China’s Greenland Group is making a splashy foray into Australia by aiding Brookfield's ailing 70-story, 240-meter residential project at 115 Bathurst Street, Sydney,…
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Baccarat Announces NYC Tower
7 Mar 2013 – New York City, United States
The fine crystal glassware company Baccarat is launching a hotel and condo complex in a 50-story SOM-designed tower in midtown Manhattan. The $523 million luxury hotel…
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Developers Plan Calgary's New Tallest Tower
4 Dec 2012 – Calgary, Canada
International developer Brookfield Properties has submitted plans for a 56-story, 247-meter (810-foot) tower and an accompanying 178-meter (583-foot) tower in Calgary,…

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Woods Bagot at CTBUH

CTBUH 2017 Student Design Competition

17 Jul 2017, Event Invite – This competition, kindly sponsored by Wood Bagot, seeks solutions to the challenges…

CTBUH 2017 Asia Pacific Seminar Series: Tall & Green

3-5 Jul 2017, Event Invite – CTBUH Singapore, in coordination with CTBUH Malaysia and CTBUH Thailand, is…

CTBUH 2016 Conference Gold Sponsor

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

Woods Bagot at CTBUH

CTBUH 2017 Student Design Competition
17 Jul 2017 – Event Invite
This competition, kindly sponsored by Wood Bagot, seeks solutions to the challenges of modern tall buildings. Prizes include a total of $24,000 in cash and travel stipends.
CTBUH 2017 Asia Pacific Seminar Series: Tall & Green
3-5 Jul 2017, Singapore – Event Invite
CTBUH Singapore, in coordination with CTBUH Malaysia and CTBUH Thailand, is hosting a multi-city seminar on Tall and Green: Design, Operation, and Regeneration.
CTBUH 2016 Conference Gold 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.
CTBUH Malaysia: How to Improve Design and Build Efficiency
21 Jul 2016, Kuala Lumpur – Event Report
CTBUH Malaysia held its inaugural event in the Malaysian Petroleum Club at Petronas Towers, kindly supported by KLCC and Turner International Malaysia.
CTBUH Singapore: How to Improve Design and Build Efficiency
19 Jul 2016, Singapore – Event Report
CTBUH Singapore held its inaugural event at the Suntec Convention and Exhibition Centre, kindly supported by the BCA.
CTBUH Melbourne Hosts Aviation Discussion
1 Jun 2016, Melbourne – Event Report
CTBUH Melbourne welcomed over 50 industry professionals to a talk on "Aviation Challenges with Building Tall."
Future Places Workshop
18 Nov 2015, Beijing – Event Report
The second CTBUH Beijing Chapter workshop placed a particular emphasis on the subject of future workplaces and the importance of a robust marketing campaign for tall buildings.
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.
Façade Design Workshop, Shanghai 2014
16 Sep 2014, Shanghai – Event Report
This workshop focused on incorporating simulation modelling, physical testing and incorporating data-based parametric design to optimize the efficiency of façade detailing.
CTBUH Australia Hosts Emerging Tech Breakfast in Brisbane
5 Mar 2014, Brisbane – Event Report
The first Emerging Technologies Breakfast Seminar" of the CTBUH Australia Chapter, Brisbane Committee, was attended by more than 150 people.
CTBUH Melbourne Committee Launches
31 Jul 2013, Melbourne – Event Report
Close to 70 people attended the meeting where CTBUH representatives from Melbourne presented on the history and mission of the CTBUH, and plans for upcoming events.
CTBUH 2009 Chicago Conference Gold Sponsor
22-23 Oct 2009, Chicago – Conference Sponsor
Tall Buildings have enjoyed two decades of unprecedented development. That position is now under threat from the twin challenges of global climate change and a severe recession.
CTBUH 2008 Dubai Conference Silver Sponsor
3-5 Mar 2008, Dubai – Conference Sponsor
The Congress hosted presentations, seminars and workshops covering virtually every aspect of tall building development, with a particular emphasis on sustainability.
CTBUH / Nakheel Asia Tour Report
19-29 Apr 2007, Shanghai – Tour Report
CTBUH collaborated with the Dubai-based developer Nakheel and architects Woods Bagot to facilitate a 5-nation tour of seminal tall buildings in south-east Asia.

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Alfred Seeling

Alfred Seeling

CTBUH Advisory Group, 2013 – 2014
Perth, Australia

Matthew Gaal

Matthew Gaal

CTBUH City Representative, 2013 – Present
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Gary Power

Gary Power

CTBUH City Representative, 2011 – 2013
Sydney, Australia

CTBUH Leaders at Woods Bagot

Alfred Seeling

Alfred Seeling

CTBUH Advisory Group, 2013 – 2014
Perth, Australia

Matthew Gaal

Matthew Gaal

CTBUH City Representative, 2013 – Present
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Gary Power

Gary Power

CTBUH City Representative, 2011 – 2013
Sydney, Australia

Pearl Huang

Pearl Huang

CTBUH Expert Chinese Translation Committee, 2014 – 2015
Shanghai, China

Christian Derix

Christian Derix

CTBUH Conference, Speaker, 2017
Sydney, Australia

Jeffrey Holmes

Jeffrey Holmes

CTBUH Conference, Speaker, 2014

Stephen Jones

Stephen Jones

CTBUH Conference, Speaker, 2016
Hong Kong, China

Brian Ringley

Brian Ringley

CTBUH Conference, Speaker, 2016
New York City, United States

Billy Ip

Billy Ip

CTBUH Conference, Session Chair, 2016
Hong Kong, China

Vince Pirrello

Vince Pirrello

CTBUH Conference, Session Chair, 2016
Hong Kong, China

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CTBUH Resources Involving Woods Bagot

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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CTBUH 2016 China Conference - Plenary 5: Beyond Guangzhou: Other Settings Q&A

19 Oct 2016 – CTBUH 2016 China Conference
Vince Pirrello, Woods Bagot; Chris Wilkinson, Wilkinson Eyre; William Murray, Wordsearch; David Tickle, HASSELL

CTBUH 2016 China Conference - Session 6c: Economic Considerations Q&A

18 Oct 2016 – CTBUH 2016 China Conference
Eric Lee, JLL; Stephen Y.F. Lai, Rider Levett Bucknall; Jason Barr, Rutgers University; Brian Rignley, Woods Bagot

The Economy of Iconic Tall Towers

18 Oct 2016 – CTBUH 2016 China Conference
Brian Ringley, Woods Bagot

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Collins Square, Melbourne, Australia

Jan 2017 – Corporate Publication

The Vertical Corporate Campus: Integrating Modern Workplace Models into the High-Rise Typology

Jun 2016 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 5 Number 2
John Britton & Steve Hargis, Woods Bagot

The Vertical Corporate Campus: Integrating Modern Workplace Models into the High-Rise Typology

26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City
John Britton & Steve Hargis, Woods Bagot

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Videos

CTBUH 2016 China Conference - Plenary 5: Beyond Guangzhou: Other Settings Q&A
19 Oct 2016 – Presentation at CTBUH 2016 China Conference; Vince Pirrello, Woods Bagot; Chris Wilkinson, Wilkinson Eyre; William Murray, Wordsearch; David Tickle, HASSELL
Wendsday, October 19, 2016. Guangzhou, China. Vince Pirrello of Woods Bagot; Chris Wilkinson of Wilkinson Eyre; William Murray of Wordsearch and David Tickle of HASSELL, answer questions at the end of 2016 China Conference Plenary 5: Beyond…
CTBUH 2016 China Conference - Session 6c: Economic Considerations Q&A
18 Oct 2016 – Presentation at CTBUH 2016 China Conference; Eric Lee, JLL; Stephen Y.F. Lai, Rider Levett Bucknall; Jason Barr, Rutgers University; Brian Rignley, Woods Bagot
Tuesday October 18, 2016. Shenzhen, China. Eric Lee of JLL; Stephen Y.F. Lai of Rider Levett Bucknall; Jason Barr of Rutgers University; Brian Rignley of Woods Bagot answer questions at the end of 2016 China Conference Session 6c: Economic…
The Economy of Iconic Tall Towers
18 Oct 2016 – Presentation at CTBUH 2016 China Conference; Brian Ringley, Woods Bagot
Tuesday October 18, 2016. Shenzhen, China. Brian Ringley of Woods Bagot, presents at the 2016 China Conference Session 6c: Economic Considerations. Iconic tall towers often require non-standard forms to convey their messages, but ambitious…
All Things are Not Equal: Responsive Façades for Tall Buildings
16 Sep 2014 – Presentation at CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference; Jeffrey Holmes, Woods Bagot
This presentation explores how data-driven parametric design enables the creation of enclosures that respond to highly specific environmental, behavioral and urban inputs. In the wake of massive technological transformations, there is a vast amount…
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…
Interview: Jeffrey Holmes
16 Sep 2014 – 2014 Shanghai Conference Interviews; Jeffrey Holmes, Woods Bagot
Jeffrey Holmes of Woods Bagot is interviewed by Chris Bentley during the 2014 CTBUH Shanghai Conference at the Jin Mao Tower.
What if Every Act of Design and Construction Makes the World a Better Place?
Oct 2011 – Presentation at CTBUH 2011 Seoul Conference; Ross Donaldson, Woods Bagot
Woods Bagot and Buro Happold have partnered in the development of an interactive design software platform which tracks energy and carbon footprints for design solutions as the designer experiments with different options. This tool will make…
Interview: Nakheel Tower
23 Oct 2009 – 2009 Chicago Conference Interviews; Mark Mitcheson-Low, Woods Bagot
Mark Mitcheson-Low of Woods Bagot is interviewed by Jeff Herzer during the 2009 CTBUH Chicago Conference at Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago. Mark talks about the 1,000 meter tall Nakheel Tower which had begun construction on site.
Kilometer-High Tower: Fact or Fiction?
23 Oct 2009 – Presentation at CTBUH 2009 Chicago Conference; Mark Mitcheson-Low, Managing Director, Woods Bagot Middle East, Dubai
The Nakheel Harbor and Tower project was officially launched in October 2008 – as the world’s economy went into meltdown. Several years of significant work by both the developer and the consultant team had got this project to the first stage of…
Session 5 - Quest for the World's Tallest Q & A
23 Oct 2009 – Presentation at CTBUH 2009 Chicago Conference; Panel Questions & Answers
The Session S5 speaker panel consisting of: His Excellency Mohamed Ali Alabbar, Chairman, Emaar Properties PJSC; Eric Kuhne, Founding Principal, Eric Kuhne Associates; and Mark Mitcheson-Low, Managing Director, Woods Bagot Middle East, took questions…
Tall Building Design Intelligence: An International Perspective
4 Mar 2008 – Presentation at CTBUH 2008 8th World Congress, Dubai; Stephan Reinke, Woods Bagot
Stephan Reinke of Woods Bagot discussed the design of tall buildings in the early part of the 21st Century at the CTBUH 8th World Congress in Dubai. He emphasized that present tall building architecture is not necessarily being informed by day…

Papers/Research

Collins Square, Melbourne, Australia
Jan 2017 – Corporate Publication
A $2 billion development project, Collins Square, made up of five commercial towers and the Southern Goods Shed, is the largest of its kind in Melbourne, and Australia's second largest commercial mixed-use development. The development totals 250,000…
The Vertical Corporate Campus: Integrating Modern Workplace Models into the High-Rise Typology
Jun 2016 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 5 Number 2; John Britton & Steve Hargis, Woods Bagot
As the great urban migration continues to drive the growth of cities worldwide, global companies are seeking new approaches to the urban workplace and corporate campus. In light of environmental and economic imperatives to develop taller and denser…
The Vertical Corporate Campus: Integrating Modern Workplace Models into the High-Rise Typology
26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City; John Britton & Steve Hargis, Woods Bagot
As the great urban migration continues to drive the growth of cities worldwide, global companies are seeking new approaches to the urban workplace and corporate campus. In light of environmental and economic imperatives to develop taller and denser…
All Things are Not Equal: Responsive Façades for Tall Buildings
16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings; Jeffrey Holmes, Woods Bagot
This paper explores how data-driven parametric design enables the creation of enclosures that respond to highly specific environmental, behavioral and urban inputs. In the wake of massive technological transformations, there is a vast amount of…
Case Study: Nakheel Tower - The Vertical City
Aug 2009 – CTBUH Journal, 2009 Issue II; Mark Mitcheson-Low, Woods Bagot; Ahmad Rahimian, WSP Cantor Seinuk; Dennis O'Brien, Norman Disney & Young
Nakheel Harbour & Tower, Dubai's new capital, will be a beacon of inspiration for the region and the world, incorporating elements from Islamic culture. Encompassing more than 270 hectares, this mixed-use development will be located in the heart of…
Tall Building Design Intelligence: An International Perspective
Mar 2008 – CTBUH 2008 8th World Congress, Dubai; Stephan Reinke, Woods Bagot Europe
The design of tall buildings in the early part of the 21st Century is not necessarily being informed by day lighting, net to gross ratios, utilisation or flexibility for a multiplicity of occupants and tenants. The raison d’etre is rather to create…

Woods Bagot Tall Building Facts

150m+ Buildings 13 Completed13 Under Constr.
300m+ Buildings 1 Completed1 Under Constr.
Average Building Age 4 Years
Most Common Function mixed-use, 11 Buildings
Most Common Material Concrete, 15 Buildings
Building Functions
 
Building Materials
 

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

Tall Buildings Involving Woods Bagot

1   Changsha A9 Financial District 2019 330 m Changsha
2   The Index 2010 326 m Dubai
3   GT Land Landmark Plaza South Tower 2016 283 m Guangzhou
4   Bodi Center Tower C 2017 280 m Hangzhou
5   1 William Street 2016 260 m Brisbane
6   Sunshine Insurance Headquarters 2019 243 m Beijing
7   Sydney Greenland Centre 2019 237 m Sydney
8   North Point Tower 1 2010 226 m Pattaya
9   Telkom Landmark Tower 2 2017 220 m Jakarta
10   The Hundred 2018 212 m Jakarta
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.