Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

Featured Buildings Involving Alimak

The Shard

The Shard, London

The developers of The Shard showed remarkable tenacity in bringing it to fruition.

The Bank of America Tower

The Bank of America Tower, New York City

The Bank of America Tower at One Bryant Park produces a high level of sustainability within the commercial market place, creating a strong identity for itself.

International Commerce Centre

International Commerce Centre, Hong Kong

Soaring 484 meters (1,588 feet) above Victoria Harbor, the International Commerce Centre (ICC) is the essence of Hong Kong in one destination.

Taipei 101

Taipei 101, Taipei

The world's tallest building from 2004 to 2010 has since reinvented itself with a renovation that achieved LEED Platinum making it one of the world's greenest skyscrapers.

Q1 Tower

Q1 Tower, Gold Coast

The first supertall building in the southern hemisphere, Q1 also held the title of tallest residential building from it's completion in 2005 until 2011.

Kingdom Centre

Kingdom Centre, Riyadh

Below the observation deck is an inverted parabolic arch that occupies the top third of the skyscraper creating its iconic status in the city.

Petronas Towers

Petronas Towers, Kuala Lumpur

Petronas Towers display a distinctive postmodern style, making it a 21st-century icon for Kuala Lumpur, and the symbol of Malaysia’s success.

The Tower, One St George Wharf

The Tower, One St George Wharf, London

This 180 meter residential tower was designed using a unique floor plan concept based on the shape of a Catherine wheel.

Menara Telekom

Menara Telekom, Kuala Lumpur

Menara Telekom is shaped to represent a bamboo shoot and features 22 skygardens located every three floors.

One Central Park

One Central Park, Sydney

A 116 meter residential tower that features "vertical gardens" along its outer facade, and a cantilevered section including a heliostat to provide light to the parkland below.

Cayan Tower

Cayan Tower, Dubai

Standing at over 300 meters, Cayan Tower stood as the world's tallest high rise building with a twist of 90 degrees when it was completed in 2013.

Torre Caja Madrid

Torre Caja Madrid, Madrid

Designed by Lord Norman Foster, Torre Caja Madrid is the tallest building in the Cuatro Torres Business Area complex.

Ocean Heights

Ocean Heights, Dubai

Ocean Heights, located along the Dubai Marina, features a deliberate twist on three of its faces to maximize views toward the ocean.

Turning Torso

Turning Torso, Malmö

Completed in 2005, the Turning Torso was the first twisting skyscraper in the world, rotating a full 90 degrees along its height in nine pentagonal sections.

About Alimak

For over 60 years, Alimak Hek has been committed to offering products, solutions, service and advice to every customer with a vertical access requirement. No one can match their unique level of experience and this is the reason why Alimak Hek is always involved when the going gets tough.

Understanding the requirements of every single customer project is not just a way to ensure customer satisfaction, this unique combination of curiosity and experience is actually the driving force of their entire group.

They know that there are no short cuts to putting a smile on the face of a customer; therefore they work systematically to deliver solutions that make every project successful, firmly based on sustaining on-time delivery performance, high quality, reliability and availability.

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Alimak Tall Building Facts

150m+ Buildings 37 Completed1 Under Constr.
300m+ Buildings 28 Completed
Average Building Age 15 Years
Most Common Function office, 18 Buildings
Most Common Material Composite, 18 Buildings
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All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings currently in the database.

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