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Featured Buildings Involving Meinhardt

The Met

The Met, Bangkok

The Met creates enjoyable tropical living conditions at extremely high densities. Located between two train stations, the development permits a higher use of existing infrastructure.

iSQUARE

iSQUARE, Hong Kong

iSQUARE, a 28-story tall retail mall, achieves height with grace and transparency.

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.

Gate Towers

Gate Towers, Abu Dhabi

The Gate Towers allude to a future in which tall buildings appear at such density that many of the amenities of urban habitat on the ground can and should be replicated at height.

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.

PARKROYAL on Pickering

PARKROYAL on Pickering, Singapore

In PARKROYAL on Pickering the green strategies work together in a way that is both operationally sound and aesthetically captivating.

Eureka Tower

Eureka Tower, Melbourne

The Eureka Skydeck 88 observation deck provides stunning views of Melbourne from atop, at the time of completion, the city's tallest building.

Bangkok Central Embassy Hotel

Bangkok Central Embassy Hotel, Bangkok

Located within the former gardens of the British Embassy, the design draws on motifs and patterns found in traditional Thai architecture.

Larvotto

Larvotto, Hong Kong

The design of Larvotto is modeled upon a sleek, yacht-shaped design, one of the landmarks in the region.

City Square Residences

City Square Residences, Singapore

This 6 block residential complex provides views of the city, while providing residents with various amenities.

The Masterpiece

The Masterpiece, Hong Kong

This 257 meter tall skyscraper is home to the Hyatt Regency Hong Kong, along with 345 residential units.

RMIT Swanston Academic Building

RMIT Swanston Academic Building, Melbourne

The defining element for the design of this academic building was its central site to Melbourne's CBD and has a 5 star green star rating.

The River

The River, Bangkok

These residential towers' have a curved glass facade that arcs above the water on one side, while the other straight side and deep articulations provide interest.

IDEO Morph 38

IDEO Morph 38, Bangkok

The residential complex consists of two towers, with its outer green wall designed to provide sun shading and privacy.

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.

One Shangri-la Place Tower

One Shangri-la Place Tower, Mandaluyong

Centrally located in the Ortigas Center business district, luxury residential towers One Shangri-La Place offers amenities such as a spa, pools, a gym, and a play area for children.

One Island East

One Island East, Hong Kong

In order to accommodate its supertall height, One Island East features 28 high-speed passenger lifts, six high-speed shuttle lifts, and one passenger lift.

Abode318

Abode318, Melbourne

Abode318 is located only a short walk from the city's major transport hubs including Melbourne Central Station and Swanston Street Trams.

Hai Tian Center

Hai Tian Center, Qingdao

Situated next to the sea, The Haitian Center is a mixed-use project featuring Class A office space, high-end residential and two hotels.

Hangzhou Xizi International Center

Hangzhou Xizi International Center, Hangzhou

Based on the concept of a traditional arched gateway to a city, Hangzhou Xizi International Center is a trio of buildings with mixed uses surrounding a central courtyard.

Manhattan Loft Gardens

Manhattan Loft Gardens, London

Winner of a 2019 Best Tall Building Award of Excellence, this building uses the intersections of the city around it to inform its unique geometry and create a welcoming lobby.

Jumeirah Nanjing International Youth Cultural Centre Complex

Jumeirah Nanjing International Youth Cultural Centre Complex, Nanjing

Winner of a 2019 Best Tall Building Award of Excellence, made up of two towers, this complex has four main programmatic elements that converge at higher levels.

Tanjong Pagar Center

Tanjong Pagar Center, Singapore

A mixed-use complex that contains office, residential, retail and hospitality spaces and won a 2019 CTBUH Urban Habitat Award of Excellence.

Raffles City Hangzhou

Raffles City Hangzhou, Hangzhou

Winning a 2019 CTBUH MEP Engineering Award, this mixed-use development features two buildings attached through a ten-story shopping podium.

About Meinhardt

Meinhardt Group, with over 45 offices worldwide, provides engineering consulting in a variety of fields, and is ranked among the largest independent engineering consulting firms globally by revenue with over 4,450 consultants across the globe.

Their Australian heritage, coupled with a presence in Singapore where they have easy access to both the East and West, has helped them gain a competitive foothold in the Asia Pacific.

Their team of experienced and responsive consultants provides a “one stop” approach for total project delivery, offering clients original and highly buildable design solutions that satisfy their cost and time requirements. Meinhardt’s award-winning projects have garnered recognition internationally and these awards serve to affirm their unrivaled reputation for innovative and inspiring engineering solutions.

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Meinhardt at CTBUH

Asia Pacific Seminar Series

Asia Pacific Seminar Series

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

Top Company Rankings: The World’s 100 Tallest Buildings

13 Oct 2016, CTBUH Research – The Council is pleased to announce the Top Company Rankings for numerous…

CTBUH Singapore: How to Improve Design and Build Efficiency

CTBUH Singapore: How to Improve Design and Build Efficiency

19 Jul 2016, Event Report – CTBUH Singapore held its inaugural event at the Suntec Convention and Exhibition…

Meinhardt at CTBUH

Asia Pacific Seminar Series
3-5 Jul 2017 – Event Report
CTBUH Singapore, in coordination with CTBUH Malaysia and CTBUH Thailand, hosted a multi-city seminar on sustainable design in Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, and Bangkok.
Top Company Rankings: The World’s 100 Tallest Buildings
13 Oct 2016, Chicago – CTBUH Research
The Council is pleased to announce the Top Company Rankings for numerous disciplines as derived from the list of projects appearing in 100 of the World’s Tallest Buildings.
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 Committee Hosts Holiday Celebration
4 Dec 2014, Melbourne – Event Report
CTBUH Australia Chapter, Melbourne Committee celebrated its second anniversary by hosting an informal holiday celebration.
Vertical Transportation Workshop, Shanghai 2014
16 Sep 2014, Shanghai – Event Report
The room containing the Technical Workshop session on Vertical Transportation was packed with more than 200 vertical transportation experts from all over the world.
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.
Activity at the CTBUH London Conference: Day Two
12 Jun 2013, London – Conference Activity
See the highlights from the second day of the CTBUH 2013 London Conference including The Shard Networking Reception.
CTBUH 2013 London Conference Silver+ Sponsor
11-13 Jun 2013, London – Conference Sponsor
In the midst of two decades of unprecedented tall building development globally, Europe has increasingly embraced the skyscraper, even in cities seen as “anti-tall.”
CTBUH 2012 Shanghai Conference Gold Sponsor
19-21 Sep 2012, Shanghai – Conference Sponsor
That the 21st Century will be the age of the Asian Skyscraper seems indisputable. Already, the past two decades have witnessed a major shift in tall buildings from west to east.
Singapore Visit
12-14 Aug 2009, Singapore – Tour Report
Executive Director Antony Wood shares his recent experiences of a new and exciting Singapore which has, in a quiet, unpretentious way, been implementing social-urban policies.
Building Tours Accompanying Meetings with ACTBUH
9-15 Nov 2008, Brisbane – Tour Report
During his week in Australia Executive Director Antony Wood had a chance to visit many of the tall buildings, including Riverside Center, Aurora Place, and Governor Philip Tower.
Green or Grey - The Aesthetics of Tall Building Sustainability
9-15 Nov 2008, Brisbane – Event Report
Antony Wood, Executive Director of CTBUH, reports on his visit to Australia after a week of seminars and meetings.

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Shaukat Ali

Shaukat Ali

CTBUH Country Representative, 2014 – 2017
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Juneid Qureshi

Juneid Qureshi

CTBUH Country Representative, 2009 – 2014
Singapore, Singapore

Shahzad Nasim

Shahzad Nasim

CTBUH Awards Jury, 2007
Melbourne, Australia

CTBUH Leaders at Meinhardt

Shaukat Ali

Shaukat Ali

CTBUH Country Representative, 2014 – 2017
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Juneid Qureshi

Juneid Qureshi

CTBUH Country Representative, 2009 – 2014
Singapore, Singapore

Shahzad Nasim

Shahzad Nasim

CTBUH Awards Jury, 2007
Melbourne, Australia

Kermin Chok

Kermin Chok

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2012
Los Angeles, United States

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CTBUH Resources Involving Meinhardt

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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Award of Excellence

China Award Excellence

How Vertical Transportation is Helping Transform the Modern City

16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference
Glen Pederick, Meinhardt Group

2014 Shanghai International Conference - Technical Workshop 07 - Q & A

16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference
Panel Questions & Answers

Track 3: Structural Developments Q & A

19 Sep 2012 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference
Panel Questions & Answers

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Logistical and Structural Design Challenges of the World’s Tallest Statue

26 Oct 2015 – Asia & Australasia: A Selection of Written Works on the World's Tall Building Forefront
William Howell & Jairam Panch, Turner Construction; Mandar Nadkarni, Meinhardt; James Wisniewski, Michael Graves & Associates

How Vertical Transportation is Helping Transform the Modern City

16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings
Glen Pederick, Meinhardt Group

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Videos

How Vertical Transportation is Helping Transform the Modern City
16 Sep 2014 – Presentation at CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference; Glen Pederick, Meinhardt Group
Elevators are the most important service in modern high-rise buildings, occupying more space than any other service. With increasing land and construction costs and the need to be economically sustainable, the pressure to increase building floor…
2014 Shanghai International Conference - Technical Workshop 07 - Q & A
16 Sep 2014 – Presentation at CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference; Panel Questions & Answers
2014 Shanghai International Conference Technical Workshop 07 Questions & Answers session with speakers Patrick Bass, ThyssenKrupp; Franz Arnold, Schindler Elevators; Janne Sorsa, KONE Elevators; David McColl, Otis Elevator Company; and Glen Pederick…
Track 3: Structural Developments Q & A
19 Sep 2012 – Presentation at CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference; Panel Questions & Answers
The Track 3 panel consisting of: Kermin Chok, Meinhardt; Andy Davids, Hyder Consulting; and Yantong Zhao, Halvorson & Partners took questions from delegates.
Computational Fluid Dynamics in the Design of High-Rise Structures
19 Sep 2012 – Presentation at CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference; Kermin Chok, Technical Director, Meinhardt
Proposed projects typically undergo multiple rounds of design iterations and significant massing alterations. As the project morphs, wind loads will change and structural design may have to rely on code-based wind-load assumptions. The time required…
Leveraging Digital Tools for Holistic Design Collaboration
Oct 2011 – Presentation at 2016 China Conference Interviews; Kermin Chok
Digital design tools have transformed both the design and delivery of architectural design projects. Free form surface modeling and parametric design tools no longer reside in the skill set of an exclusive group but has been democratized. The…
Seoul Conference 2011 Track Session 01: Q&A
Oct 2011 – Presentation at CTBUH 2016 China Conference; William F. Baker, SOM; Ghang Lee, Yonsei University; Chee Kyeong Kim, Sunmoon University; Kermin Chok, Meinhardt; Young Sang Cho, Hanyang University
Question & Answers session for Track Session 01.

Papers/Research

Logistical and Structural Design Challenges of the World’s Tallest Statue
26 Oct 2015 – Asia & Australasia: A Selection of Written Works on the World's Tall Building Forefront; William Howell & Jairam Panch, Turner Construction; Mandar Nadkarni, Meinhardt; James Wisniewski, Michael Graves & Associates
The Statue of Unity, a statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, is slated to be the world’s tallest statue at 182 meters in height. It will be constructed at the Sadhu-Bet Island, 3.5 kilometers south of Sardar Sarovar Dam at Kevadia in the Narmada…
Why A New Business Model Is Required For Sustainable Tall Building Design
Nov 2014 – Glen Pederick, Meinhardt Group
Tall buildings are seen by many as an adaptation strategy in response to our growing population and urbanization. Today more than 50% percent of the world’s population lives in cities. By 2050 the population is predicted to reach 9 billion of which…
How Vertical Transportation is Helping Transform the Modern City
16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings; Glen Pederick, Meinhardt Group
Elevators are the most important service in modern high-rise buildings, occupying more space than any other service. With increasing land and construction costs and the need to be economically sustainable, the pressure to increase building floor…
Tall Buildings: Imaginative Façades Solutions
May 2013 – DesignBuild Source; Mimi Daraphet, Meinhardt Facade
Façades simply taken in isolation can be complex. A combination of design, engineering, fabrication and installation expertise is important to address all aspects of façade design and construction.
Structural Optimization Solutions for Towers on Compact Sites
Sep 2012 – CTBUH 2012 9th World Congress, Shanghai; Mark Hennessy & Doug Wallace, Meinhardt Group
The objectives of this paper are to: highlight the latest design and technical advances and associated challenges in the optimization of slender towers; demonstrate trends in the design of slender towers on small sites using Case Studies to…
Computational Fluid Dynamics in the Design of High-rise Structures
Sep 2012 – CTBUH 2012 9th World Congress, Shanghai; Kermin Chok, Meinhardt Group; Sunil Vytla & Yuya Ando, Cradle North America
The structural design of high-rises can be highly fl uid. Proposed projects may undergo multiple rounds of design iterations and massing changes. As the project morphs, wind loads will change and structural design may have to rely on code-based wind…
Leveraging Digital Tools for Holistic Design Collaboration
Oct 2011 – CTBUH 2011 Seoul Conference; Kermin Chok, Meinhardt Group Design
Digital design tools have transformed the way architecture design is imagined and executed. 3D surface modeling and custom scripting are now standard among architectural designers in the field. Catering to this wave of change, software vendors…
The Global Impact of 9/11
Sep 2011 – CTBUH Journal, 2011 Issue III; Leader Interviews by Jan Klerks, CTBUH
Just as many Americans still remember exactly where they were when they heard the news that US president John F. Kennedy had been shot, most people will likely remember what they were doing on September 11, 2001.
The Sail at Marina Bay, Singapore
Dec 2010 – Singapore Conference on Structural Marvels 2010; Alfred A Yee & Kang Jianhan, Precast Design Consultants Pte. Ltd; Frederic Perez, Dragages Singapore Pte. Ltd; Juneid Qureshi, Meinhardt Singapore Pte. Ltd.
As the world population continues to grow exponentially, it is anticipated that development of suburban properties will become less popular as it stretches our natural resources, construction materials, and energy supplies to their limits.

Meinhardt Tall Building Facts

150m+ Buildings 135 Completed30 Under Constr.
300m+ Buildings 11 Completed9 Under Constr.
Average Building Age 10 Years
Most Common Function office, 61 Buildings
Most Common Material Concrete, 114 Buildings
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Building Materials
 

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

Tall Buildings Involving Meinhardt

1   International Commerce Centre 2010 484 m Hong Kong
2   Haitian Center Tower 2 2020 369 m Qingdao
3   Three Sixty West Tower B - 361 m Mumbai
4   The Pinnacle 2012 350 m Guangzhou
5   Four Seasons Place 2018 343 m Kuala Lumpur
6   Oxley Tower 1 2021 341 m Kuala Lumpur
7   Wuxi International Finance Square 2014 339 m Wuxi
8   Heartland 66 Office Tower 2020 339 m Wuhan
9   Thamrin Nine Tower 1 2020 334 m Jakarta
10   China World Tower 2010 330 m Beijing
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.

The building list and facts show buildings involving Bylander Meinhardt Parnership, Meinhardt, Meinhardt Facade Technology (S) Pte. Ltd.