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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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CTBUH Media Round-Up: Shanghai Tower Completes


13 Jan 2016, World Media

The CTBUH has recognized the completion of Shanghai Tower as the tallest building in China and the second-tallest building in the world, garnering extensive media coverage as the international arbiter of tall buildings. Read more.

CTBUH Data Informs Discussion on New York Skyscrapers


08 Jan 2016, The Washington Post

CTBUH 2015 Research Seed Funding recipient Jason Barr is interviewed by the Washington Post to discuss the relationship between city skylines and economics through analysis of New York City's skyscraper developments. Read more.

CTBUH Executive Director Discusses Seattle Skyscrapers


04 Jan 2016, KOMO News

CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood joins KOMO News to discuss skyscraper construction in Seattle following an FAA "Presumed Notice of Hazard" for the proposed 4/C development, which would be the tallest in the city. Read more.

Building Design + Construction Features CTBUH Tall Building Predictions


04 Jan 2016, Building Design + Construction

The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) released its annual tall building industry predictions at the end of December. Building Design + Construction features some of their favorite predictions from the list. Read more.

CTBUH Qatar Hosts Succesful Technical Seminar


06 Dec 2015, Construction Week

On November 18, CTBUH Qatar hosted a technical seminar titled “Building Envelope Design for Major Structures.” Held at Crown Plaza Hotel in Doha, the seminar was jointly organized by CTBUH Qatar and Grace Construction Products. Read more.

CTBUH Dubai Representative Discusses Changing Developmental Patterns


29 Nov 2015, DesignMENA

CTBUH Dubai City Representative Dean McGrail is interviewed by DesignMENA on the boom in regional skyscraper construction and the impact on changing developmental trends on the region's skyscraper cities. Read more.

World Architecture News Reports on CTBUH Conference


25 Nov 2015, World Architecture News

Recently the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) held its annual conference at the Grand Hyatt New York in the heart of New York’s Midtown Manhattan district. World Architecture News covers some of the conference highlights. Read more.

ENR Examines CTBUH's Recent Succcesses


19 Nov 2015, Engineering News-Record

As the Council's two biggest events of the year wrap up, Engineering News-Record examines CTBUH's recent history, exploring how the Council has grown and evolved over the last ten years. 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.