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Featured Buildings Involving HALFEN GmbH

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.

Devon Energy Center

Devon Energy Center, Oklahoma City

This building is remarkable, not only for its inherent design excellence, but for the seeming unlikelihood of its location.


Nextower, Frankfurt am Main

The striking interrelationship of the tilted façades forms the central theme of the design of this office tower and its smaller neighboring hotel.

Marina Bay Sands

Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

The 929,000-square meter Marina Bay Sands is conceived as not just a mere building project, but as a city microcosm rooted in Singapore’s culture, climate, and contemporary life.

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.

Lotte World Tower

Lotte World Tower, Seoul

Taking inspiration from traditional Korean art forms in the design of the various interior spaces, the sleek tapered form will stand out from the city's rocky mountainous topography.


VDARA, Las Vegas

The crescent-shape of this 169 meter structure is formed by three parallel, offset arcs of varying heights.

Post Tower

Post Tower, Bonn

Post Tower is a forward-looking high-rise for the 21st century: formally, technically, and ecologically advanced, and offering a high-quality work environment.

432 Park Avenue

432 Park Avenue, New York City

432 Park Avenue represents a new generation of superslim skyscrapers and is defined by its simplicity and large glass windows set in a regular grid of exposed concrete members.


HALFEN was founded in Germany in 1929, and expanded throughout Europe during the second half of the twentieth century. HALFEN products are extensively used for connection applications within the construction, engineering and manufacturing industries.

Their largest market is the construction industry, where they offer their customers highly engineered anchoring products for precast concrete elements; curtain wall and building facades; structural connections within commercial, public and residential construction; as well as anchoring solutions for tunnels, civil engineering and transportation structures.

They set themselves high standards in their relationships with employees, customers and suppliers. Their dealings at all levels are characterized by trust, respect and reliability.

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Matthias Roik

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2017
Cologne, Germany

CTBUH Resources Involving HALFEN GmbH

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Flexible and Safe Heavy-Duty Fixings in Tall Buildings

16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings
Lars Grote, HALFEN GmbH


Flexible and Safe Heavy-Duty Fixings in Tall Buildings
16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings; Lars Grote, HALFEN GmbH
More than any other structure tall buildings need a significant number of heavy-duty fixings, e.g. for the fixing of elevator guide rails or curtain-wall façades. For such applications cast-in channel fixing systems offer the possibility of a fast, 2…

HALFEN GmbH Tall Building Facts

150m+ Buildings 13 Completed
300m+ Buildings 6 Completed
Average Building Age 12 Years
Most Common Function mixed-use, 5 Buildings
Most Common Material Composite, 8 Buildings
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Building Materials

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

Tall Buildings Involving HALFEN GmbH