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CTBUH in the Media

This section tracks interviews and articles conducted by the Council as well as significant use of, or reference to, CTBUH-generated tall building facts in the international media.

In 2015 we launched an enhanced version of the In the Media section and are in the process of moving historical articles over to this system. For now you may browse older articles by visiting the Pre-2015 Archive.

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Falling Ice: CBS Chicago Interviews CTBUH Editor, Daniel Safarik


30 Nov 2018, CBS 2 Chicago

CBS 2 Chicago interviewed CTBUH Editor, Daniel Safarik, on the circumstances that can lead to ice accumulation on, and release from, tall buildings. Read more.

TenderStream Interviews CTBUH Executive Director, Antony Wood


29 Oct 2018, Tender Stream

TenderStream interviews CTBUH Chief Executive Officer Antony Wood on his lifelong passion for skyscrapers, the career trajectory that led him to the Council, and his perspective on issues facing the architecture industry today, including the potential impact of another financial crisis. Read more.

Shoptalk London Podcast Interviews CTBUH Executive Director


10 Sep 2018, World Architecture News

A discussion on street activation, public space, building tall and polycentric cities highlighted the CTBUH 2018 Middle East Conference “Polycentric Cities: The Future of Vertical Urbanism” on the Shoptalk London podcast. Read more.

Bisnow Talks to CTBUH Editor on the Obsession with Skylines


05 Sep 2018, BisNow

Business news web site Bisnow curated a three-part series in which CTBUH Editor Daniel Safarik contributed perspectives and commentary, alongside executives from real estate and architecture firms around the US. Read more.

CTBUH Data Study, Commentary Featured in Structural Timber Magazine


07 Jul 2018, Structural Timber Magazine

Structural Timber Magazine cited a CTBUH "Tall Buildings in Numbers" data study that was originally published in the 2017 Journal, Issue II. The publication also spoke with CTBUH Editor Daniel Safarik on the topic. Read more.

Mansion Global Speaks with CTBUH Editor on the Global Proliferation of Supertall Towers


15 Jun 2018, Mansion Global

CTBUH Editor Daniel Safarik provided commentary and insights for a piece in Mansion Global about the continued growth of supertall buildings – those rising more than 300 meters – across the globe. Read more.

CTBUH Study Informs New Atlas Story on Tallest Demolished Buildings


22 May 2018, New Atlas

New Atlas cited a CTBUH "Tall Buildings in Numbers" data study in a story on the tallest demolished buildings. The publication also spoke to CTBUH Editor Daniel Safarik on the adaptive reuse of tall buildings. Read more.

CTBUH Members, Editor, Provide Comment on Forthcoming Chicago Spire Site Plans


15 May 2018, Crain's Chicago Business

Related Midwest plans to unveil its proposal for a two-tower development on the site of the unrealized Chicago Spire. CTBUH Editor Daniel Safarik spoke to Crain's Chicago Business about the project's potential. Read more.

CTBUH Provides Statistical Insights on Nairobi High-Rise


08 May 2018, Africa Check

With conflicting local reports on the status of Africa's future-tallest building, the Pinnacle Tower in Nairobi, Skyscraper Database Editor Shawn Ursini provided context on CTBUH height criteria to Africa Check. Read more.

CBS Chicago Talks to CTBUH About the Dangers of Falling Ice


14 Feb 2018, CBS 2 Chicago

CTBUH Editor Daniel Safarik sat down with CBS Chicago’s Jim Williams to provide tips on how pedestrians can avoid the dangers of ice falling from tall buildings. Read more.