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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06 Mar 2014, Bloomberg
Bloomberg News cites CTBUH height criteria to announce the opening of Japan's tallest skyscraper, Abeno Harukas, which is 300 meters tall. The 60-floor complex represents the latest attempt to bolster the Tokyo's economy. Read more.
03 Mar 2014, Crain's Chicago Business
In an article that concentrates on Kingdom Tower and megatall trends, Crain's quotes CTBUH editor, Daniel Safarik, on the scale of mega-tall buildings and the community in which they are supported. Read more.
01 Mar 2014, Tall Buildings Magazine
A section of the Council's Technical Guide on Outrigger Design for High-Rise Buildings has been republished in the dual-language Russian / English publication Tall Buildings Magazine. Read more.
23 Feb 2014, Chicago Tribune
Chicago Tribune feature, The Global City, cites CTBUH data in a three-part report that reveals China's urbanization and the role that Chicago architects are playing in the reshaping of China's cityscapes. Read more.
21 Feb 2014, The Wall Street Jouranl
The Wall Street Journal quotes CTBUH Trustee Dennis Poon, who shares that glass-skinned buildings are less likely to collect snow and moisture that can freeze into ice than older buildings with many architectural details and window sills. Read more.
18 Feb 2014, CBS 2 Chicago
CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood speaks with CBS2 Chicago about the perennial issue of falling ice from tall buildings. According to the report, there have been four official complaints related to falling ice so far this year. Read more.
17 Feb 2014, The New York Times
CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood and Board of Trustee Member William Baker join a wide-ranging New York Times podcast to discuss the role of skyscrapers and sustainability in the world’s future cities. Read more.
14 Feb 2014, The Guardian
The Guardian quotes CTBUH editor Dan Safarik in an article that questions the motivation to build tall in relation to other countries that have eclipsed the United States in both pace and scale. Read more.
13 Feb 2014, CBS 2 Chicago
CBS News cites the expertise of CTBUH executive director Antony Wood and a CTBUH report, Increasing Problems of Falling Ice and Snow on Modern Skyscrapers, as evidence to support why newer buildings may be a danger. Read more.
12 Feb 2014, CBS
WCBS New York Radio shares insights from a new CTBUH report that examines the perennial issue of falling ice from skyscrapers. According to the report, newer skyscrapers are more likely to exhibit falling ice issues. Read more.