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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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Elevator World Draws Comparisons Between CTBUH Best Tall Building Awards & Chicago Cubs

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01 Feb 2017, Elevator World

Elevator World recently featured the CTBUH 2016 Best Tall Building Awards Symposium in a cover story that drew comparisons between the annual Awards event and the Chicago Cubs' historic World Series win. Read more.

CTBUH Media Round-Up: CTBUH Names Shanghai Tower “2016 Best Tall Building Worldwide”


05 Dec 2016, World Media

On November 3, the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH), named Shanghai Tower as the “2016 Best Tall Building Worldwide” at its 15th annual awards program in Chicago, receiving international coverage. Read more.

Hearst Tower Receives National Press Attention for Winning CTBUH’s 10 Year Award for 2016


29 Jun 2016, Real Estate Weekly

Hearst has announced that their headquarters building has received the prestigious 10 Year Award from the CTBUH for 2016 – just in time for its 10th anniversary this October. The news has quickly disseminated across the nation. Read more.

ArchDaily Covers CTBUH 2016 Tall Building Awards Winners


23 Jun 2016, ArchDaily

ArchDaily covers the recent announcement of the CTBUH 2016 Tall Building Awards winners. The Best Tall Building Worldwide winner will be chosen at the Annual Awards Symposium, Ceremony & Dinner later this year. Read more.

CTBUH Media Round-Up: 2016 Best Tall Building Awards


22 Jun 2016, World Media

Since the first award winners were announced in June, a number of publications have covered the reveal of the CTBUH Best Tall Buildings of 2016. Here is a sample of the international awards coverage. Read more.

Elevator World February Cover Story Features CTBUH Awards Symposium


10 Feb 2016, Elevator World

As the cover story for their February issue, Elevator World featured the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat's 14th Annual Awards Symposium, Ceremony, and Dinner held November 2015 in Chicago. Read more.

Green Giants Tower Over CTBUH Awards Symposium


18 Nov 2015, Built Worlds

Built Worlds offers an in-depth examination of the CTBUH 2015 Awards Symposium. The organization covers several of the awards that were handed out including the Best Tall Building, Urban Habitat, Innovation, and Performance Awards. Read more.

Bosco Verticale Wins CTBUH 2015 Best Tall Building Worldwide


17 Nov 2015, Slate

On November 12, the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH), named Bosco Verticale as the “2015 Best Tall Building Worldwide” at its 14th-annual awards in Chicago. Slate covers the decision. Read more.

Al Hilal Bank Tower Recognized as Finalist for CTBUH Best Tall Building Award


02 Oct 2015, Emirates 24|7

Al Hilal Bank Tower was recognized as a finalist for Best Tall Building Middle East & Africa by the Council. Emirates 24/7 profiles the building, offering a description of its design and sustainable features. Read more.

CTBUH Urban Habitat Award Profiled by ASCE


01 Sep 2015, ASCE

The CTBUH Urban Habitat Award, which was awarded to PARKROYAL on Pickering, is in its second year of existence. ASCE takes a critical look at the award while considering PARKROYAL on Pickering's contributions to its surroundings. Read more.