Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

2012 Donation Archive

The Resource Center, housed at CTBUH Headquarters at the Illinois Institute of Technology, is focused on obtaining every book, conference proceeding and report published in the field of tall buildings.

For the complete list of books and publications held in the CTBUH Resource Center, view the current
Library Catalogue.

The Council would like to thank the following people for their recent donations to the CTBUH Library:

December 2012

Jessica Pellien
Princeton University Press donated the book:
ROBERTS, S. 2013. Wind Wizard: Alan G. Davenport & the Art of Wind Engineering

September 2012

Huang Yiru, Tongji University donated the book:
NG, W.; CHAN, J.; CHEAH, K. & CHO, I. (EDS.) 2011. Vertical Cities Asia International Design Competition & Symposium. Volume 1 : Everyone Needs Fresh Air

Dario Trabucco, IUAV University of Venice donated the book:
CROCE, L. & TRABUCCO, D. (EDS.) 2011. The Tall Stones of Venice. A Skyscraper on Venice Lagoon

Maciej Jan Cichy donated the book:
CICHY, M. 2011. Energy Efficiency of Tall Buildings: Practical Methodology for Integrated Design. A PhD Dissertation at The University of Auckland

Gil Shenhav, Canaan-Shenhav Architects donated the books:
GRINBERG, I & JACK, R. (EDS.) 2010. Tel Aviv - YAFO
YAVIN, S. (ED.) 2007. Revival of the Bauhaus Tel Aviv. Renovation of International Style in the White City

Kim Clawson, Clawson Consultant Ltd. donated the books:
CCHRB. 1981. Seminar on Energy Use and Management in High-rise Buildings. Part 1: New Construction
CCHRB. 1982. Seminar on Energy Use and Management in High-rise Buildings. Part 2: RETROFIT
CCHRB. 1984. History of Chicago Building Foundations 1948-1983
CCHRB. 1986. Full Scale Load Test on Caisson Foundation
CCHRB. 1987. Fire Endurance of High Strength Concrete Slabs
CCHRB. 1993. The Rationale for the Use of Composite Concrete and Steel Design. The 1992 Fall Seminar.
CCHRB. 1993. Indoor Air Quality by Design: A Seminar for the Architectural, Engineering, and Interiors Communities. The 1992 Fall Seminar.

August 2012

Sara Vilalta Casas, Fundacion "la Caixa" donated the book:
FUNDACION "LA CAIXA". 2012. Torress Y Rascacielos.

June 2012

Richard Keating
, Jacobs donated the book:
JACOBS. 2012. Pôle Urbain Mazagan.

Andrea Lamberti, Rafael Vinoly Architecture donated the book:
JODIDIO, P. 2011. Rafael Vinoly Architects.

April 2012

Esa Laaksonen
, Alvar Aalto Akatemia donated the book:
AHLAVA, A & LAAKSONEN, E. (eds.) (2011) High-rise Shuffle: 4th International Alvar Aalto Meeting on Modern Architecture.

Ken Shuttleworth, MAKE Architects donated the book:
MAKE ARCHITECTS (2011). MAKE Eight Annual Review. MAKE Architects.

Stefaan van Acker, M. & J-M. Jaspers – J. Eyers & Partners donated the book:
D'HAENENS, T. 2012. MG Tower - The New Skyline of Ghent.

Jon Pickard, Pickard Chilton donated the book:
HALPINE, M. (ed.) 2012. Pickard Chilton.

Ari Lehtoranta, KONE Corporation donated the books:
KONE Corporation. 2012. KONE References 2011.
KONE Corporation. 2011. KONE References 2010.
KONE Corporation. 2010. KONE References 2009.

March 2012

Dr. Cristian Suau
, Welsh School of Architecture donated the book:
POWELL, C.  2009. The Welsh School of Architecture - 1920-2008: a History.

February 2012

Wu Zhiguang, Chairman of The Architectural Society of Shanghai China donated the book:
The Architectural Society of Shanghai China. (2011). Collection of Winning Works in the 4th Architecture Creation Award of ASSC   

Zhang Jun Jie, Chairman of ECADI donated the book & DVD set:
ECADI. (2007). ECADI 2007: Selected & Current Works
ECADI. (2010). ECADI @ EXPO2010

January 2012

Belinda Huang, ARC Studio donated the books:
ARC STUDIO (2011). The Architecture of Atmosphere

William Baker, Skidmore, Owings, andMerrill donated the books:
WANG, W. (ed.) (2001). SOM Journal 1        
WANG, W. (ed.) (2002). SOM Journal 2    
WANG, W. (ed.) (2004). SOM Journal 3    
CHIRARDO, D. (ed.) (2006). SOM Journal 4    
PALLASMAA, J. (ed.) (2008). SOM Journal 5    
PALLASMAA, J. (ed.) (2010). SOM Journal 6

Michaela Bussenkell, Deutsches Architekturmuseum donated the books:
BUSENKELL, M. & SCHMAL, P. C. (eds.) (2010). The International Highrise Award 2010
BUSENKELL, M. & SCHMAL, P. C. (eds.) (2011) WOHA: Breathing Architecture