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Featured Buildings Involving CoxGomyl

The Shard

The Shard, London

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

Zifeng Tower

Zifeng Tower, Nanjing

The triangulated, serrated façade treatment is interesting, adding depth and texture to the imposing form while allowing natural ventilation throughout.

Guangzhou IFC

Guangzhou IFC, Guangzhou

Guangzhou IFC is a landmark tower which defines the emerging international strength of China’s third city and serves as a landmark for Guangzhou Zhujiang New Town’s main axis.

Shanghai World Financial Center

Shanghai World Financial Center, Shanghai

The Shanghai World Financial Center has become an icon of Shanghai and China, with its clear and elegant form and revolutionary structural design.

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.

The Index

The Index, Dubai

The Index is a model for developing sustainable built environments in the Middle East region, as well as other similar climatic environments elsewhere in the world.

Pearl River Tower

Pearl River Tower, Guangzhou

The building’s siting and its evocative curving shape are performance driven, and represent an example of a 21st century tower that responds responsibly to local climactic conditions.

Burj Khalifa

Burj Khalifa, Dubai

Undoubtedly one of the wonders of the modern world, Burj Khalifa is graceful and elegant as it reaches upward with seeming ease.

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.

Eton Place Dalian

Eton Place Dalian, Dalian

Eton Place Dalian is located on a six-hectare site in the central city and features a mix of uses including office, hotel, retail, entertainment, convention, SOHO, and residential.

China Zun

China Zun, Beijing

Located in Beijing's Central Business District, the project team aim to use the latest in sustainable technology, materials and engineering concepts.

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.

ADNOC Headquarters

ADNOC Headquarters, Abu Dhabi

ADNOC Headquarters, situated next to the Arabian Gulf, was designed to allow occupants flexibility in physical space as well as optimal views of the coastline.

Al Hilal Bank Tower

Al Hilal Bank Tower, Abu Dhabi

The Al Hilal Bank Tower, located on Abu Dhabi’s Al Maryah Island, is a flagship commercial development for the Al Hilal banking network.

Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre

Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre, Guangzhou

Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre is a mixed-use tower located adjacent to a large central park and a subterranean retail concourse with transportation interchanges.

20 Fenchurch St

20 Fenchurch St, London

Featuring a three-story public sky garden located at the top of the building, 20 Fenchurch Street is located in the financial district of the City of London.

Goldin Financial Global Centre

Goldin Financial Global Centre, Hong Kong

Situated in Hong Kong's Kowloon Bay, Goldin Financial Global Centre stands as the most energy efficient development in the CBD.

Federation Towers - Vostok Tower

Federation Towers - Vostok Tower, Moscow

When completed in late 2016, the Federation Towers - Vostok Tower claimed the title of Europe's Tallest Building and was the third tallest building to open for occupancy that year.

Marina 101

Marina 101, Dubai

With architectural elements reminiscent of art-deco design, Marina 101 stands out in a city full of supertall structures.

Tianjin CTF Finance Centre

Tianjin CTF Finance Centre, Tianjin

Located in the Tianjin Economic-Technological Development Area, Tianjin CTF Finance Centre features a mix of uses including office space, luxury serviced apartments, and a hotel.

Comcast Technology Center

Comcast Technology Center, Philadelphia

The tower features 13, three-story skygardens that bring vegetation through the height of the tower, as well as a sky bar, 269 meters above ground.

Hanking Center Tower

Hanking Center Tower, Shenzhen

This project has won a 2019 CTBUH Award of Excellence and uses an offset central-core plan to merge public and private spaces and allows for programmatic flexibility.


CITIC Tower, Beijing

Winner of a 2019 Best Tall Building Award of Excellence, this building is integrated into the city’s infrastructure, a hub within a network of pedestrian passages, subways and roadway

Hanking Center Tower

Hanking Center Tower, Shenzhen

Hanking Center Tower's pioneering offset core creates a dramatic, slender profile; the tower is the tallest offset-core building in the world.

About CoxGomyl

CoxGomyl is a leading global provider of facade access solutions. Present around the world with over 60 years of experience, CoxGomyl has the widest range of configurable building maintenance systems built on innovative, proven technologies which provide exceptional performance. Rising to the challenge, CoxGomyl are present around the world to provide a range of building maintenance systems and building access units to architects, consultants, developers, constructors and building owners. From design, manufacturing, installation and maintenance, CoxGomyl are leaders in facade access solutions.

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CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2019
Melbourne, Australia

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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.


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Silverene Towers – Preserving the Exclusive Views Over Dubai Marina
6 Jun 2017 – Other Videos; CoxGomyl
Dubai, and the Dubai Marina especially, are at the forefront of exciting and innovative architectural developments, and the unique design and aesthetic of the Silverene residential complex more than makes its mark on this stunning city skyline.
Awqaf Tower - Over 126 Meters Above Abu Dhabi
6 Jun 2017 – Other Videos; CoxGomyl
With a large overhanging soffit, our access solutions had to work in harmony with the design. This has been achieved with two fixed BMUs each covering half on the building. To provide access to the facade under the soffit, the machines boast a three…
Building Maintenance Units Reach Great Lengths at Hilal Bank, UAE
9 Mar 2017 – Other Videos; CoxGomyl
Al Hilal Bank is a progressive Islamic bank headquartered in Abu Dhabi. It is an architectural accomplishment quite different from other buildings in Abu Dhabi. CoxGomyl provided a customised Facade Access solution which consists of a building…
Aldar HQ, Abu Dhabi
Jan 2017 – Other Videos; CoxGomyl
This video previews the Aldar HQ, Abu Dhabi, the first circular disc-shaped building in the Middle East.
Building Maintenance Units on 20 Fenchurch, London
13 Jan 2016 – Other Videos; CoxGomyl
This video shows the impressive solution devised by CoxGomyl to install Building Maintenance Units (BMUs) to maintain the facade on this distinctive curved structure designed by architect Rafael Vinoly, commonly known as The Walkie Talkie in London.
Building Access Solutions - Pearl River Tower, Guangzhou, China
12 Sep 2014 – Other Videos; CoxGomyl
The Pearl River Tower was designed with energy efficiency in mind. Its roof is lined with solar panels and therefore has no terrace space to install BMUs. All BMUs are housed within the building and are launched from retracting panels.
Facade Access Solutions - Leatop Plaza, Guangzhou, China
24 Jun 2014 – Other Videos; CoxGomyl
CoxGomyl provides integrated access solutions to the Leatop Plaza, a skyscraper in the Pearl River New Town area in Guangzhou, one of the top 3 cities in China. The building features a simple, elegant and transparent façade and the client requested…


20 Fenchurch Street, London, UK
Jan 2017 – Corporate Publication
20 Fenchurch Street, located in the financial district of the City of London, was designed by architect Rafael Viñoly. The building has been nicknamed the 'Walkie Talkie' because of its distinctive shape and top heavy form. Some of its notable…
Résidence Palace, Brussels, Belgium
Jan 2017 – Corporate Publication
The Résidence Palace, also known as the Europa Building, will host the meetings of the European Council, the Council of the EU, and other high level bodies, as well as provide offices for member state delegations and several General Secretariat…
International Youth Cultural Centre, Nanjing, China
Jan 2017 – Corporate Publication
Located in the west of Nanjing Jianye Business District along the banks of the Yangtze River, the Nanjing International Youth Cultural Centre development rises as two twin towers of varying heights, forming a shared podium. The Centre was opened in…
Goldin Financial Global Centre, Hong Kong, China
Jan 2017 – Corporate Publication
Situated in Hong Kong's Kowloon Bay, the new central business district in the east part of Kowloon Peninsula, Goldin Financial Goldin Centre stands as the new corporate headquarters location of the client, offering commercial office space with a view…
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…
Duke Energy Center, USA
13 Jan 2013 – Corporate Publication
The Duke Energy Center is recognised for its uniquely chiselled upper quadrant and crossbeam more than 20 metres above roof level. Architects Thompson, Ventulette, Stainback & Associates designed a glass and aluminium curtain wall, all of which…
Guangzhou International Finance Center, China
13 Jan 2013 – Corporate Publication
The Guangzhou International Finance Center is not only recognised as the tallest building in Guangzhou, but one of the most beautiful. A triangular base supports the slender, curvaceous structure to make efficient use of internal space. Wilkinson…
International Commerce Centre, Hong Kong
13 Jan 2013 – Corporate Publication
As the tallest building in Hong Kong, the International Commerce Centre is an icon, not only for its scale, but also for its iconic ‘dragon tail’ feature at the base of the north face. Architects at the Kohn Pedersen Fox Association designed walls…
Pearl River Tower Guangzhou, China
13 Jan 2013 – Corporate Publication
Acknowledged as the world’s most energyefficient ‘green’ building, the gently curved Pearl River Tower is constantly in the public spotlight and media. Architects Skidmore, Owings & Merrill designed mechanical floors with funnel-like openings at…
Shanghai World Finance Center, China
13 Jan 2013 – Corporate Publication
At the time of completion in 2008, the Shanghai World Finance Center was the tallest skyscraper in China, with the tallest observation deck in the world at 474 metres. Architects Kohn Pendersen Fox & Associates designed the 492-metre structure with a…
The Shard, London, UK
13 Jan 2013 – Corporate Publication
As the tallest skyscraper in Western Europe, The Shard takes its name from the four shards of the doubleglazed glass façade set at various angles, towering more than 20m above roof level. Architect Renzo Piano designed an irregular pyramidal-shaped…
Torre Caja, Madrid, Spain
13 Jan 2013 – Corporate Publication
As the tallest building in Spain, the Torre Caja Madrid is an iconic landmark. Norman Foster Architects designed an archway that rises from the ground, high above the roof level, surrounding the glass and aluminium-panelled façade on either side.
Burj Khalifa Dubai, UAE
13 Jan 2012 – Corporate Publication
As the world’s tallestbuilding, the Burj Khalifasets the standard for whatarchitecture and designshould be. At 828 meters,the building houses the highest swimming pool, mosque and observation deck in the world. A desert flower native to the region,…

CoxGomyl Tall Building Facts

150m+ Buildings 34 Completed
300m+ Buildings 24 Completed
Average Building Age 7 Years
Most Common Function mixed-use, 19 Buildings
Most Common Material Composite, 21 Buildings
Building Functions
Building Materials

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

Tall Buildings Involving CoxGomyl