Facts

# of 150m+ buildings

1 Completed • 0 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

234

Tallest City in

the World
#

21

Tallest City in

Europe
#

2

Tallest City in

Germany

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Never Completed

Proposed

Vision

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Post Turm

162.5 m / 533 ft

2

UN-Hochhaus

115 m / 377 ft

CTBUH People & Events

Werner Sobek Presents on Engineering High-Rises for Sustainable Cities

11 June 2013

Videos

06 November 2014

Tall Building 10 Year Award: Of Split Volumes and Double Skins: The Post Tower

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Research

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Research

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