Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

About Related Midwest

Related Midwest has been one of the most active and respected real estate developers in the Chicago area, with a robust portfolio of diverse assets and capabilities. Known as a market defining leader in the development of architecturally significant and award-winning properties, Related Midwest has been heralded for expertise in preserving landmarks and contributing to Chicago’s iconic skyline.

Related Midwest is the Chicago affiliate of Related Companies, the most prominent privately-owned real estate firm in the United States. Related has been creating sophisticated and nuanced residential experiences and inspiring innovative ideas that have resulted in ground-breaking developments. Related Midwest brings that bold thinking, dedication to excellence, and long-term approach to the Midwest market, creating properties of enduring value in communities Chicago and the Midwest.

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Related Midwest at CTBUH

Partnered Event Explores High-Performance Skyscraper Design

Partnered Event Explores High-Performance Skyscraper Design

24 May 2017, Event Report – CTBUH, ComEd, and Seventhwave partnered to host a breakfast seminar focused on high…

Hudson Yards Building Tour

28 Oct 2015, Tour Report – CTBUH 2015 delegates toured the Hudson Yards develoment which is the largest private…

Miami Grows Up

Miami Grows Up

16-20 Feb 2015, Tour Report – Daniel Safarik, CTBUH China Office Director & Journal Editor, visited Miami to…

Related Midwest at CTBUH

Partnered Event Explores High-Performance Skyscraper Design
24 May 2017, Chicago – Event Report
CTBUH, ComEd, and Seventhwave partnered to host a breakfast seminar focused on high-performance building envelope design with the goal of identifying opportunities for energy savings.
Hudson Yards Building Tour
28 Oct 2015, New York City – Tour Report
CTBUH 2015 delegates toured the Hudson Yards develoment which is the largest private real estate development in the history of the United States.
Miami Grows Up
16-20 Feb 2015, Miami – Tour Report
Daniel Safarik, CTBUH China Office Director & Journal Editor, visited Miami to engage with firms, welcome new members, and gain a understanding of a fast growing tall building market.
CTBUH 5th Annual Awards Dinner Sponsor
26 Oct 2006, Chicago – Awards Event
The CTBUH 5th Annual awards ceremony and dinner was held in S. R. Crown Hall, located on the Illinois Institute of Technology campus.

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Jacques Sandberg

Jacques Sandberg

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2019
Chicago, United States

Ann Thompson

Ann Thompson

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2019
Chicago, United States

CTBUH Resources Involving Related Midwest

Rags to Riches: How Chicago's 111 West Wacker Finally Got Built

27 Oct 2015 – CTBUH 2015 New York Conference
Gary Handel, Handel Architects

Fazlur R. Khan Lifetime Achievement Award: Wind Engineering the World’s Tallest

6 Nov 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference
Dr. Peter Irwin, RWDI Consulting Engineers

Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2018

Dec 2018 – CTBUH Journal 2019 Issue I
CTBUH Research

Rags to Riches: How Chicago’s 111 West Wacker Finally Got Built

26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City
Gary Handel & Stephen Matkovitz

Recent Applications of Damping Systems for Wind Response

Feb 2001 – CTBUH 2001 6th World Congress, Melbourne
Peter Irwin & Brian Breukelman, RWDI

Papers/Research

Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2018
Dec 2018 – CTBUH Journal 2019 Issue I; CTBUH Research
The astronomical growth in tall building construction observed over the past decade continued in 2018, though the total number of completed buildings of 200 meters’ or greater height leveled off at 143, after hitting an all-time record of 147 in…
Rags to Riches: How Chicago’s 111 West Wacker Finally Got Built
26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City; Gary Handel & Stephen Matkovitz
With 25 floors and 40,000 cubic yards of concrete in place, 111 West Wacker stood for nearly 4 years on its prominent Chicago River site as a reminder of the recession that brought construction across the city and around the nation to a standstill.…
Recent Applications of Damping Systems for Wind Response
Feb 2001 – CTBUH 2001 6th World Congress, Melbourne; Peter Irwin & Brian Breukelman, RWDI
A traditional solution to the problem of excessive motion of tall buildings under wind action is to add more structure so as to stiffen the building and increase the mass. However, another approach is to supplement the damping of the structure. Some…

Tall Buildings Involving Related Midwest

1   Park Tower 2000 257 m Chicago
2   One Bennett Park 2018 255 m Chicago
3   340 on the Park 2007 205 m Chicago
4   OneEleven 2014 187 m Chicago
5   500 North Lake Shore Drive 2013 151 m Chicago
6   The Pearson 2003 120 m Chicago
7   840 North Lake Shore Drive 2004 100 m Chicago
8   Landmark West Loop 2017 94 m Chicago
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.

The building list and facts show buildings involving LR Development, Related Midwest