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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01 Jun 2018, Houston Chronicle
The Houston Chronicle utilized a CTBUH “Tall Buildings in Numbers” data study in its coverage of three Houston towers that are among the world’s tallest demolished buildings. The tallest of the trio, at 107 meters, was torn down in 2011. Read more.
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.
18 May 2018, World Media
International news publications referenced a CTBUH “Tall Buildings in Numbers” (TBIN) research study, which examines the 100 tallest buildings in history to have been dismantled by their owners. Read more.
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.
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.
03 May 2018, Chicago Sun Times
The elevators in Chicago's Willis Tower are getting a major overhaul by Otis Elevator Company as part of a larger retrofit of the building. The Sun-Times cited CTBUH data in mentioning that the building is the second-tallest in the US. Read more.
18 Apr 2018, Chicago Tribune
In a feature article on the proposed supertall tower set to rise behind the historic Tribune Tower, the Chicago Tribune utilized CTBUH data in determining the heights of the tallest buildings in the city. Read more.
11 Apr 2018, Construction Specifier
The finalist projects in the CTBUH annual awards program from the Americas – including those in the Best Tall Building: Americas and Construction Awards categories – were featured in the Construction Specifier. Read more.
10 Apr 2018, Sourceable
Sourceable provided an analysis of CTBUH's research report on urban sustainability, Dense Downtown vs. Suburban Dispersed, which compared the sustainability of Chicago high-rises with suburban homes in nearby Oak Park. Read more.
05 Apr 2018, DesignMENA
CTBUH is now accepting submissions for the 7th International Student Tall Building Design Competition, with the goal of shedding new light on the meaning and value of tall buildings in modern society Read more.