Pittsburgh

Facts

# of 150m+ buildings

10 Completed • 0 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

95

Tallest City in

the World
#

19

Tallest City in

North America
#

15

Tallest City in

United States

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

U.S. Steel Tower

256.3 m / 841 ft

2

BNY Mellon Center

221 m / 725 ft

3

One PPG Place

193.6 m / 635 ft

4

Fifth Avenue Place

187.8 m / 616 ft

5

One Oxford Centre

187.5 m / 615 ft

6

Gulf Tower

177.4 m / 582 ft

7

The Tower at PNC Plaza

166 m / 544 ft

8

Cathedral of Learning

163.1 m / 535 ft

9

Three Mellon Center

158.5 m / 520 ft

10

K & L Gates Center

155.8 m / 511 ft

CTBUH People & Events

CTBUH Names Tall Building Award Winners and Finalists

22 June 2016

Videos

31 October 2017

Interview: Leslie Robertson

Leslie Robertson of See Robertson Structural Engineers is interviewed by Chris Bentley during the 2017 CTBUH Australia Conference.

Research

17 October 2016

Sustainable Integration of Tall Buildings and the Urban Habitat for the Megacities of the Future

Tall buildings increasingly dominate our skylines as an almost inevitable response to urbanisation. They often do not integrate well with the urban habitat in which...

Global News

14 October 2020

Pittsburgh Sports Team Say Financing Set To Redevelop Arena With Office Tower

The Penguins say they have the last piece of financing needed to redevelop the former site of the Civic Arena.  Clay Cove is investing in...