Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

Featured Buildings Involving Turner

Al Hamra Tower

Al Hamra Tower, Kuwait City

The art of high-rise building design embraces, at least in part, how the observer reads the rise of the form from the earth to the sky.

Hearst Tower

Hearst Tower, New York City

The Hearst Headquarters became the first New York City commercial office building to achieve Gold LEED Certification from the US Green Building Council.

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.

Al Faisaliah Center

Al Faisaliah Center, Riyadh

The Al Faisaliah Center is square in plan with the four corners joining at the top above a golden glass sphere housing a high-end restaurant and observation deck.

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.

Hermitage Plaza

Hermitage Plaza, Courbevoie

Hermitage Plaza is a mixed-use project at the entrance of Europe's biggest central district, across from the Seine River.

190 South LaSalle

190 South LaSalle, Chicago

This Phillip Johnson designed post-modern skyscraper features a tapestry by Helena Hernmarck titled "The 1909 Plan of Chicago."

555 Mission Street

555 Mission Street, San Francisco

This 148 meter office tower in the South of Market area is part of a new generation of skyscrapers built in San Francisco's downtown since 2000.

Aspira Apartments

Aspira Apartments, Seattle

This residential skyscraper is located in the Denny Triangle neighborhood of Seattle and is designed to be eco-friendly with high walkability and public transit scores.

Bitexco Financial Tower

Bitexco Financial Tower, Ho Chi Minh City

Drawing inspiration from Vietnam's national flower, the lotus, the Bitexco Financial Tower is a representation of the aspiration and energy goals of Ho Chi Minh City.

KL118 Tower

KL118 Tower, Kuala Lumpur

KL118, the first building taller than the Petronas Towers proposed in Kuala Lumpur, is being constructed in the vicinity of Plaza Rakyat.

461 Dean Street

461 Dean Street, New York City

461 Dean Street is the first project in Pacific Park and upon completion the tallest building to be built using prefabricated modular construction.

Continuum on South Beach

Continuum on South Beach, Miami Beach

The Continuum on South Beach are residential towers located in southern Miami Beach. The South tower opened in 2002, while the North tower opened in 2008.

Kaleida Health GVI and UB CRTC

Kaleida Health GVI and UB CRTC, Buffalo

The Kaleida Health GVI and UB CRTC building houses a vascular institute, research center, emergency department, helipad, and other advanced medical facilities.

Exchange Place Center

Exchange Place Center, Jersey City

Exchange Place Center is located in a district that is sometimes referred to as "Wall Street West" due to the concentration of financial companies that have offices there.

MahaNakhon

MahaNakhon, Bangkok

MahaNakhon is optimized for the tropical climate of Bangkok with a “pixelated” design concept that affords highly valuable outdoor space to tenants.

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.

BNY Mellon Bank Center

BNY Mellon Bank Center, Philadelphia

Designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates, the 54-story BNY Mellon Bank Center features an exclusive club under its instantly iconic pyramidal roof.

Wilshire Grand Center

Wilshire Grand Center, Los Angeles

Winner of a CTBUH 2019 Structural Engineering Award of Excellence, this mixed-use building upon completion, has the highest open-air bar in the Western Hemisphere.

Crystal Laputa Towers

Crystal Laputa Towers, Chengdu

Winner of a 2019 Best Tall Building Award of Excellence, this complex was designed to evoke the feeling of a floating neighborhood, with sky parks and bridges.

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Turner at CTBUH

CTBUH Chicago Tours Willis Tower Renovations

28 Aug 2019, Tour Report – CTBUH Chicago led an illuminating tour of the wholesale renovation of the base of…

Wind Effects on Tall Building Façade Systems

18 Jun 2019, Event Report – CTBUH Turkey organized an educational seminar on the effects of wind on tall…

Seismic Resilience of Buildings

17 Apr 2019, Event Report – CTBUH Turkey held a seminar discussing seismic resilience strategies, featuring…

Turner at CTBUH

CTBUH Chicago Tours Willis Tower Renovations
28 Aug 2019, Chicago – Tour Report
CTBUH Chicago led an illuminating tour of the wholesale renovation of the base of Willis Tower, the largest such construction project to take place since the building’s completion
Wind Effects on Tall Building Façade Systems
18 Jun 2019, Istanbul – Event Report
CTBUH Turkey organized an educational seminar on the effects of wind on tall building façade systems, featuring presentations by academic and professional experts.
Seismic Resilience of Buildings
17 Apr 2019, Istanbul – Event Report
CTBUH Turkey held a seminar discussing seismic resilience strategies, featuring presentations from a panel of experts in engineering, design, and financial sectors.
CTBUH Malaysia Hosts Seminar: The Public Realm of Tall Buildings
21 Feb 2019, Kuala Lumpur – Event Report
CTBUH Malaysia hosted a seminar exploring the relationship between the design and planning of high-rise structures with the life and energy of the city that surrounds them.
CTBUH Trustees Convene in Dubai
20 Oct 2018, Dubai – Event Report
The CTBUH Board of Trustees met for the second time in 2018, just prior to the 2018 Middle East Conference, to undertake high level discussions on the Council's future.
CTBUH Board of Trustees Travels to Hawaii
22-24 Mar 2018, Honolulu – Event Report
The CTBUH Trustees from Chicago, New York, London, Mumbai, and Hong Kong gathered to attend the main annual Trustees meeting.
CTBUH Turkey Chapter Holds Successful Inaugural Event
17 Jan 2018, Istanbul – Event Report
CTBUH Turkey held its inaugural chapter event at the Hilton Istanbul, where industry experts spoke with over 120 guests on topics relating to the theme "Tall & Green."
CTBUH New York Chapter Event Focuses on Modular Construction
16 Nov 2017, New York City – Event Report
The CTBUH New York Chapter held an event focused on modular construction, which was hosted by FullStack Modular at its factory in Brooklyn.
CTBUH Trustees Hold 18th Meeting at 2017 Australia Conference
29 Oct 2017, Sydney – Event Report
The Board of Trustees convened for the second time in 2017, just prior to the Australia Conference. This meeting marked a few significant changes to the Board.
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.
Torre Paseo Colón 2 Signboard Ceremony
25 Mar 2017, San José – Event Report
CTBUH joined Torre Paseo Colón 2 officials in unveiling the commemorative signboard designating Torre Paseo Colón 2 as the tallest building in Costa Rica.
Inaugural Program & Construction Management Working Group Meeting
16 Oct 2016, Shenzhen – Event Report
The Program and Construction Management Working Group of the CTBUH held their inaugural meeting at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Shenzhen during the 2016 International Conference.
CTBUH Board of Trustees Set the Agenda for 2017
16 Oct 2016, Shenzhen – Event Report
The Board of Trustees held their second meeting of the year in conjunction with the 2016 Conference to discuss the Council’s plans for 2017.
CTBUH 2016 Conference Gold Sponsor
16-21 Oct 2016 – Conference Sponsor
Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism takes place progressively across three Chinese cities: Shenzhen, Guangzhou, and Hong Kong.
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 Malaysia: How to Improve Design and Build Efficiency
21 Jul 2016, Kuala Lumpur – Event Report
CTBUH Malaysia held its inaugural event in the Malaysian Petroleum Club at Petronas Towers, kindly supported by KLCC and Turner International Malaysia.
Call for Ideas: CTBUH Vertical Futures Research
5 Apr 2016, New York City – CTBUH Research
The CTBUH is conducting an ambitious research project to identify the innovative technologies that will shape the future of tall buildings and cities around the world.
CTBUH 14th Annual Awards VIP Table Sponsor
12 Nov 2015, Chicago – Awards Event
The CTBUH 14th Annual awards ceremony and dinner was held immediately after the daytime Symposium in nearby S.R. Crown Hall.
Seattle Regional Tour
29-30 Oct 2015, Seattle – Tour Report
CTBUH 2015 delegates toured Seattle, gateway to Asia and icon of the Pacific Northwest, where they witnessed a showcase of tall building and technological innovation.
CTBUH 2015 New York Conference Platinum Sponsor
26-30 Oct 2015, New York City – Conference Sponsor
After a post-recession hiatus in tall building construction in many countries lasting several years, numerous cities are again resurgent.
CTBUH Wins Henry C. Turner Prize for Innovation in Construction
5 Oct 2015, New York City – CTBUH News
CTBUH is pleased to announce that it has been selected as the winner of the illustrious 2015 Henry C. Turner Prize for Innovation in Construction.
New York Conference Inaugural Steering Committee Meeting
17-21 Nov 2014, New York City – Event Report
Plans for the 2015 Conference in New York are now well underway, beginning with an initial meeting of the Steering Committee at the Bank of America Tower Nov. 18.
CTBUH 13th Annual Awards Executive Table Sponsor
6 Nov 2014, Chicago – Awards Event
The CTBUH 13th Annual awards ceremony and dinner was held immediately after the daytime Symposium in nearby S.R. Crown Hall.
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.
CTBUH 12th Annual Awards Executive Table Sponsor
7 Nov 2013, Chicago – Awards Event
The CTBUH 12th Annual awards ceremony and dinner was held immediately after the afternoon Symposium in nearby S.R. Crown Hall.
CTBUH 11th Annual Awards VIP Table Sponsor
18 Oct 2012, Chicago – Awards Event
The CTBUH 11th Annual awards ceremony and dinner was held immediately after the afternoon Symposium in nearby S.R. Crown Hall.
CTBUH 9th Annual Awards Executive Table Sponsor
21 Oct 2010, Chicago – Awards Event
The CTBUH 9th Annual awards ceremony and dinner was held immediately after the afternoon Symposium in nearby S.R. Crown Hall.
CTBUH 9th Annual Awards VIP Table Sponsor
21 Oct 2010, Chicago – Awards Event
The CTBUH 9th Annual awards ceremony and dinner was held immediately after the afternoon Symposium in nearby S.R. Crown Hall.
2010 CTBUH Fellows Announced
Aug 2010, Chicago – CTBUH News
The CTBUH is pleased to announce its 2010 Fellows, recognized for their contribution to the Council over a significant period of time.
CTBUH 8th Annual Awards Executive Table Sponsor
22 Oct 2009, Chicago – Awards Event
The CTBUH 8th Annual awards ceremony and dinner was held immediately after the afternoon Symposium in nearby S.R. Crown Hall.
CTBUH 2008 Dubai Conference Silver Sponsor
3-5 Mar 2008, Dubai – Conference Sponsor
The Congress hosted presentations, seminars and workshops covering virtually every aspect of tall building development, with a particular emphasis on sustainability.
Regional Tours, CTBUH 8th World Congress
2-6 Mar 2008, Dubai – Tour Report
Though much of the Congress was focused on Dubai, there was the opportunity for delegates to witness the incredible achievements of some of the other cities in the Middle East.
CTBUH 4th Annual Awards Contributor
18 Oct 2005, New York City – Awards Event
The CTBUH 4th Annual awards ceremony and dinner was held in the Astor Ballroom of the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel.
CTBUH 3rd Annual Awards Dinner Table Sponsor
17 Nov 2004, Chicago – Awards Event
The CTBUH 3rd Annual awards ceremony and dinner was held in S. R. Crown Hall, located on the Illinois Institute of Technology campus.
CTBUH 2nd Annual Awards Dinner Gold Sponsor
16 Oct 2003, Chicago – Awards Event
The CTBUH 2nd Annual awards ceremony and dinner was held in S. R. Crown Hall, located on the Illinois Institute of Technology campus.

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Abrar Sheriff

Abrar Sheriff

CTBUH Board of Trustees, 2015 – Present
New York City, United States

Thomas McCool

Thomas McCool

CTBUH Advisory Group, 1999 – 2011
Philadelphia, United States

G. Christopher Beck

G. Christopher Beck

CTBUH Chapter Board Member, 2018 – Present
Philadelphia, United States

CTBUH Leaders at Turner

Abrar Sheriff

Abrar Sheriff

CTBUH Board of Trustees, 2015 – Present
New York City, United States

Thomas McCool

Thomas McCool

CTBUH Advisory Group, 1999 – 2011
Philadelphia, United States

G. Christopher Beck

G. Christopher Beck

CTBUH Chapter Board Member, 2018 – Present
Philadelphia, United States

Mehmet Genc

Mehmet Genc

CTBUH Regional Representative, 2017 – Present
Istanbul, Turkey

Mehmet Kilic

Mehmet Kilic

CTBUH Regional Representative, 2017 – Present
Istanbul, Turkey

Douglas Bennett

Douglas Bennett

CTBUH Awards Jury, 2005
New York City, United States

Thomas B. Gerlach

Thomas B. Gerlach

CTBUH Awards Jury, 2003
Seattle, United States

William Howell

William Howell

CTBUH Awards Geotechnical Engineering Jury, 2019
Bangkok, Thailand

Lynda Leigh

Lynda Leigh

CTBUH Awards Renovation Jury, 2020
Chicago, United States

Ilayda Oner

Ilayda Oner

CTBUH Future Leaders Committee, Global, 2018 – Present
Istanbul, Turkey

Michael Doring

Michael Doring

CTBUH Working Group: Program & Construction Management, 2016 – Present
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Nicholas E. Billotti

Nicholas E. Billotti

CTBUH Annual Conference, Keynote Speaker, 2001
New York City, United States

David Bradford

David Bradford

CTBUH Annual Conference, Keynote Speaker, 2012
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Karl Almstead

Karl Almstead

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2016
Philadelphia, United States

Chien-Jou (CJ) Chen

Chien-Jou (CJ) Chen

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2019
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Ali Odeh

Ali Odeh

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2018
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Peter Ramstedt

Peter Ramstedt

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Gary Wu

Gary Wu

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2017
Jakarta, Indonesia

Matthew Makes

Matthew Makes

CTBUH Annual Conference, Session Chair, 2018
New York City, United States

David Edelson

David Edelson

CTBUH Innovation Conference, Speaker, 2018
Union City, United States

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CTBUH Resources Involving Turner

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Panel Discussion: What Makes for Innovative Tall Building Construction?

10 Apr 2019 – Murali Guruvappan, WME Consultants; Abdo Kardous, Hill International; Peter Ramstedt, Turner International LLC

Urban Transformation in a Malaysia Context

21 Feb 2019 – Peter Ramstedt, Vice President and Project Director, Turner International

Mastering the Challenges: Lessons from the Recent Past

23 Oct 2018 – David Bradford, Turner International Middle East Ltd

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Merdeka PNB118 Case Study: Adding Value to the Growing City

17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism
Karl Fender, Fender Katsalidis Architects; YM Tengku Dato’ Ab. Aziz Tengku Mahmud, PNB Merdeka Ventures SDN Berhad; Peter Ramstedt & David Terenzio Turner International LLC

KL118 Case Study: Analysis of Different Bore Pile Testing Methods

17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism
Peter Ramstedt, Chien Jou Chen, Matthew Hennessy & David Terenzio, Turner International LLC

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

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Videos

Panel Discussion: What Makes for Innovative Tall Building Construction?
10 Apr 2019 – Murali Guruvappan, WME Consultants; Abdo Kardous, Hill International; Peter Ramstedt, Turner International LLC
Ultimately, all the energy, time and money that go into development and design of tall buildings is meaningless unless they can be constructed to the highest levels of quality and safety. The industry in general, and construction contractors in…
Urban Transformation in a Malaysia Context
21 Feb 2019 – Peter Ramstedt, Vice President and Project Director, Turner International
Urban Tranformation in a Malasyia Context, Peter Ramstedt, Vice President and Project Director, Turner International
Mastering the Challenges: Lessons from the Recent Past
23 Oct 2018 – David Bradford, Turner International Middle East Ltd
There may not be a better definition than this year’s theme of “Polycentric Cities,” when it comes to describing Dubai. Polycentric cities of vertical urbanism are developing at mega-speed. Visionary leaders of Dubai, along with mega-developers like…
The Project Before the Project – Mega Project Planning
21 Oct 2018 – Peter Ramstedt, Turner Construction Company
Using the Merdeka 118 Development as a case study, this presentation explores the level of master planning and mega planning that was undertaken for the development structure, highlighting factors such as the interrelated timing for master phasing of…
Delivering the World’s Tallest Volumetric Modular Apartment Building
31 May 2018 – Presentation at CTBUH 2017 Australia Conference; David Edelson, Turner Construction Company; David Farnsworth, Arup
461 Dean is the world’s tallest volumetric modular apartment building. Its success hinged on careful pre-planning of construction activities, as well as the introduction of new construction means and methods. The use of modularization and…
CTBUH 2016 China Conference - Panel,"Tall Buildings and Context: How High Can We Go and Why Should We?"
18 Oct 2016 – Presentation at CTBUH 2018 Chicago Tall + Urban Conference; Ron Klemencic, Magnusson Klemencic Associates; Karl Almstead, Turner Construction Company; Andrew Nicholson, CBRE; Jon Pickard, Pickard Chilton; Ian Smith, thyssenkrup
Tuesday, October 18, 2016. Shenzhen, China. Ron Klemencic, Magnusson Klemencic Associates; Karl Almstead, Turner Construction Company; Andrew Nicholson, CBRE; Jon Pickard, Pickard Chilton; Ian Smith, thyssenkrup present in the 2016 China Conference…
Panel Discussion: How High Can We Go and Why Should We?
18 Oct 2016 – Ron Klemencic, Magnusson Klemencic Associates; Karl Almsteadm, Turner Construction Company; Andrew Nicholson, CBRE; Jon Pickard, Pickard Chilton; Ian Smith, thyssenkrupp
Given the right amount of space and acceptable economic incentives, many believe that the limit to how high a building can go is potentially much higher than the thresholds being achieved today. This panel discussion convened colleagues from…
Panel Discussion: Evaluating the Environmental, Social, and Economic Impact of Tall
18 Oct 2016 – Tim Neal, ARCADIS; Hashimah Hashim, KLCC Property Holdings Berhad; Abrar Sheriff, Turner International LLC; Freda Tsai, Taipei Financial Center Corporation; Paul Zimmerman, Southern District, Hong Kon
As a conclusion to this program room focused on the “urban footprint” of tall buildings, this summarizing panel discussion evaluated the findings of the two days, and specifically how factors such as environmental performance, social sustainability,…
KL118 Case Study: Analysis of Different Bore Pile Testing Methods
17 Oct 2016 – Peter Ramstedt, Turner International LLC
In the construction of tall towers a variety of pile testing methodologies are used. Piles can be tested for many purposes including the optimization of pile design, operational verification, and quality assurance of completed piles or perhaps for…
Facilitating the World’s Tallest Buildings: Nicholas Billotti
12 Nov 2015 – 2016 China Conference Interviews; Nicholas E. Billotti, Turner International
Nicholas E. Billotti, Chairman, Turner International, speaks at the 14th Annual Best Tall Building Symposium in a presentation entitled "Facilitating the World’s Tallest Buildings: Nicholas Billotti,” where he provides an overview of his lifetime’s…
Interview: Nicholas Billotti
12 Nov 2015 – 2015 Awards Ceremony/Symposium Interviews; Chairman, Turner International LLC
Nicholas Billotti, Chairman, Turner International LLC, discusses the contruction industry with Chris Bentley, during the 2015 CTBUH Awards Symposium at the Illinois Institute of Technology. Billotti is the 2015 recipient of the Fazlur R. Khan…
2015 Awards - Session 2 Q&A
12 Nov 2015 – CTBUH "14th Annual Awards"; Chair: Douglas Mass, Cosentini Associates
Nicholas E. Billotti, Chairman, Turner International, Michael George, Regional Director, JLL, Alberto Alarcon, Chief Executive Officer, HOLEDECK, Maria Ramirez, Managing Director, HOLEDECK, and Mun Summ Wong, Founding Director, WOHA Architects,…
Logistical and Structural Design Challenges of the World’s Tallest Statue
26 Oct 2015 – Presentation at CTBUH "14th Annual Awards"; William Howell, Turner International
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…
2015 New York Conference - Session 2a - Q&A
26 Oct 2015 – Presentation at CTBUH 2015 New York Conference; Panel Questions & Answers
Jong-Ho Kim, Chang Minwoo Structural Consultants; William Howell, Turner International; and Dennis Poon, Thornton Tomasetti, answer questions at the end of 2015 New York Conference Session 2a: Technological Advances in Asia.
The Challenges of Constructing and Project Managing Tall Buildings in Asia
18 Sep 2014 – Presentation at Building Tall Skyscraper Lecture Series; Abdo Kardous, Hill International; Michael Doring, Turner Construction; Stefan Krummeck, TFP Farrells & Chia Pan, Ronald Lu & Partners
Even as Asia is a staging ground for many of the world’s most ambitious urban construction projects, there are many realities on the ground that can throw up obstacles on the road from vision to realization. In the panel “The Challenges of…
CTBUH 11th Annual Awards Dinner
18 Oct 2012 – CTBUH 2015 New York Conference; Dinner 2012
The 11th Annual Awards Ceremony & Dinner was held in Mies van der Rohe's iconic Crown Hall, on the Illinois Institute of Technology campus, Chicago. The 2012 "Best Tall Building Overall" award went to Doha Tower in Doha, Qatar. The first Tall…
Burj Khalifa: Creating the World’s Tallest Integrated “Vertical City”
21 Sep 2012 – Presentation at CTBUH 2015 New York Conference; David Bradford, Turner International
Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, is more than simply an icon for fast-growing Dubai. Emaar Properties created the world’s most dramatic example of an integrated vertical city, combining residential space, a luxury hotel, restaurants,…
Plenary 3 - The Past, Present and Future of “the World’s Tallest” Q & A
21 Sep 2012 – Presentation at CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference; Panel Questions & Answers
Session Chair Timothy Johnson moderates as the panel consisting of: Cathy Yang, Taipei Financial Center Corp.; David Bradford, Turner International; & Talal Al-Maiman, Kingdom Real Estate Development Co. take questions from delegates.
CTBUH 9th Annual Awards Dinner
21 Oct 2010 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference; Dinner 2010
The 9th Annual Awards Ceremony & Dinner was held in Mies van der Rohe’s iconic Crown Hall, on the Illinois Institute of Technology campus, Chicago. In a surprise move the CTBUH announced that the Burj Khalifa had won the inaugural new "Global Icon"…
Delivering Sustainable Tall Buildings
Mar 2008 – Presentation at CTBUH 2008 8th World Congress, Dubai; Michael Deane, Turner
Michael Deane, Turner, talked about the role of the builder in delivering sustainable tall buildings at the CTBUH 8th World Congress in Dubai. Using projects completed by Turner as examples and citing data from Turner Construction’s Green Market…
Construction of Articulated Towers
26 Oct 2007 – Presentation at CTBUH 2016 China Conference; Nicholas Billotti, Turner Construction
Nicholas E. Billotti, President & Chief Executive Officer of Turner International LLC, draws on a number of unique structures that Turner has been involved with globally at the CTBUH 2006 Chicago Conference held in the Herman Hall, Illinois Institute…
CTBUH 6th Annual Awards
25 Oct 2007 – Awards Symposium & Dinner Videos; Dinner 2007
The CTBUH 6th Annual Awards Dinner, set within the atmospheric setting of Mies van der Rohe’s iconic Crown Hall at the Illinois Institute of Technology, celebrated the remarkable achievements of a number of distinguished individuals and project teams…

Papers/Research

Merdeka PNB118 Case Study: Adding Value to the Growing City
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Karl Fender, Fender Katsalidis Architects; YM Tengku Dato’ Ab. Aziz Tengku Mahmud, PNB Merdeka Ventures SDN Berhad; Peter Ramstedt & David Terenzio Turner International LLC
Tall buildings embody objectives ranging from pure business to nation building. The KL118 Tower in particular represents these objectives and more as it successfully knits together cultural and social needs into the urban fabric to revitalize a…
KL118 Case Study: Analysis of Different Bore Pile Testing Methods
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Peter Ramstedt, Chien Jou Chen, Matthew Hennessy & David Terenzio, Turner International LLC
In the construction of tall towers a variety of pile testing methodologies are used. Piles can be tested for many purposes including the optimization of pile design, operational verification, and quality assurance of completed piles or perhaps for…
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…
Delivering Sustainable Tall Buildings
Mar 2008 – CTBUH 2008 8th World Congress, Dubai; Michael Deane, Turner Construction Company
This paper will cover the role of the builder in delivering sustainable tall buildings. Using projects completed by Turner as examples and citing data from Turner Construction’s Green Market Barometer Surveys, it will discuss the high degree of…

Turner Tall Building Facts

150m+ Buildings 76 Completed9 Under Constr.
300m+ Buildings 18 Completed3 Under Constr.
Average Building Age 25 Years
Most Common Function office, 56 Buildings
Most Common Material Steel, 33 Buildings
Building Functions
 
Building Materials
 

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

Tall Buildings Involving Turner

The building list and facts show buildings involving Turner Construction Company, Turner International LLC, Turner International Middle East Ltd