CTBUH News

Starting with the most recent coverage, CTBUH News reports on the Council's initiatives and activities, including chapter, committee, and other leader activity; research project updates; data study outputs; publication launches; award announcements; signboard ceremonies; conference and event reports; and more.

REFRAMED Exhibition Opens April 25

25 Apr 2023

Opening today, the exhibition "REFRAMED: The Future of Cities in Wood" tells the story of building with mass timber and features architectural models of mass timber projects from around the world—from public spaces to office buildings and adaptive reuse to new construction. Join us in celebrating the growing enthusiasm for mass timber.

Member Focus: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill

24 Apr 2023

In the last week of our "Member Appreciation Month," we showcase one of CTBUH’s longest-standing members: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM).

Member Focus: Bates Smart

17 Apr 2023

This week, as part of the CTBUH "Member Appreciation Month," we're featuring one of Australia’s oldest architectural firms and one of our most enduring partners: Bates Smart, a member since 1981, with offices in Sydney and Melbourne.

CTBUH UK FLC Presents: 40 Leadenhall Tour

14 Apr 2023, London

Please join the CTBUH UK Future Leaders Committee for our building tour of 40 Leadenhall, a 900,000 square foot office building nearing completion. Limited availability - register now to avoid missing out.

Member Focus: Boundary Layer Wind Tunnel Laboratory

10 Apr 2023

As part of the CTBUH "Member Appreciation Month," this week we're showcasing one of our longest-standing members: the Boundary Layer Wind Tunnel Laboratory (BLWTL) at Western University, in London, Ontario.

CTBUH and IIT Studio Travel to Singapore and Kuala Lumpur

23 Mar 2023

Seven students in the Master in Tall Building and Vertical Urbanism (MTBVU) program at the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) joined CTBUH President Antony Wood and CTBUH Research Director Daniel Safarik in Singapore and Kuala Lumpur, 6–19 February 2023.

CTBUH Philadelphia Chapter Presents - The Shed: Urban Hybrid

22 Mar 2023, Philadelphia

The Philadelphia Chapter of the Council for Tall Buildings (CTBUH) is pleased to present a lecture by Charles Berman, Associate Principal of Diller Scofidio + Renfro. He will discuss the aesthetic, cultural, and technical aspects of The Shed, an urban cultural and event space that fronts the High Line and Hudson Yards, in New York.

"The Ark": CTBUH at MIPIM 2023

14-17 Mar 2023, Cannes

”The Ark” (L’Arche) is an unprecedented collective driven by shared values of positive environmental practices that is mobilizing on the Solana 2, a 21-meter catamaran, on the occasion of the MIPIM 2023 exhibition to initiate actions today for future generations. Hosted from 14-17 March 2023, the group questions the many acts of building in the broadest sense: development, building, landscape, etc. and how innovation and new ideas can create influential change on our planet.

CTBUH UK FLC Presents: Battersea Power Station Tour hosted by D2E

16 Mar 2023, London

Please join the CTBUH UK Future Leaders Committee for a tour of recently opened Battersea Power Station. D2E will lead the tour of Battersea Power Station which will include a brief presentation on the scheme and opportunity to experience the Chimney Lift followed by drinks and networking in the Turbine Hall.

MIPIM 2023 Conference - Otis X CTBUH: Future-Ready High-Rise, A New Deal for Sustainability and Attractiveness

16 Mar 2023, Cannes

Join CTBUH at MIPIM for a session co-organized with Otis. In the era of energy sobriety, mixed use and urban integration, how to construct / redevelop mid- and high-rise buildings while reconciliating attractiveness and profitability?

CTBUH Sydney Design Excellence Series - 55 Pitt Street

15 Mar 2023, Sydney

CTBUH Sydney invites you to come and share in the next episode of our Design Excellence series as we discuss the competition design thinking for 55 Pitt Street. Join us for cheese and wine as we hear this influential line up of shortlisted firms at 200 George Street, generously hosted by Mirvac.

CTBUH UK FLC Presents: One Nine Elms Building Tour hosted by Multiplex

8 Mar 2023, London

Please join the CTBUH UK Future Leaders Committee for our ‘live’ building tour. Main Contractor, Multiplex will lead the tour of One Nine Elms which will include a brief presentation on the scheme and opportunity to see inside the scheme in its final few months of construction.

CTBUH India - ISHRAE Hyderabad Conference

3 Mar 2023, Hyderabad

CTBUH India Chair and Director of Sterling Eng. Pvt. ltd., Girish Dravid, presented new codes for high rises and new technology in high rise structure designs at the ISHRAE Hyderabad Conference 2023.

CTBUH India - FSAI - PACC KOCHI India Conference

3 Mar 2023, Kochi

FSAI -PACC partnered with CTBUH India to convene the leading real estate industry experts in Mumbai for a power packed discussion on passive fire protection systems, operations, and maintenance, moderated by Anuja Sawant of CTBUH India.

CTBUH UK FLC Presents: 22 Bishopsgate Building Tour hosted by AXA IM Alts’, JLL and PLP Architecture

1 Mar 2023, London

Please join the CTBUH UK Future Leaders Committee for a tour of recently completed, 22 Bishopsgate. AXA IM Alts’, JLL Property Management and Lead Architect, PLP Architecture will lead the tour of 22 Bishopsgate which will include a presentation on the projects inception and opportunity to see inside one of London’s tallest commercial buildings.