CTBUH Silver Member

Jensen Hughes

About

Member Since: 2007

Member Offices: Chicago

Website: http://www.jensenhughes.com/

Founded in 1980, JENSEN HUGHES, Inc. is a global company headquartered in Baltimore, MD. As one of the largest fire protection and life safety engineering and consulting firms with offices worldwide, JENSEN HUGHES is able to provide the support and responsiveness that their clients need. Their technical experts stay on the cutting edge of evolving fire and life safety codes and regulations and are able to provide timely and accurate consulting and design services. They remain committed to providing their clients with cost-effective, high quality services that are crucial to the protection of life, property, and the environment.

Fields of Expertise

Fire Engineering

Buildings

Please note that all heights shown in italics/red are estimated heights. These have been calculated based on known floor counts for the building, then extrapolated through analyzing typically hundreds of buildings of the same function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard building features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of these estimations.

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 Burj Khalifa
828 m / 2,717  ft
2 Shanghai Tower
632 m / 2,073  ft
3 Lotte World Tower
554.5 m / 1,819  ft
4 Shanghai World Financial Center
492 m / 1,614  ft
5 Wuhan Greenland Center
475.6 m / 1,560  ft
6 The Exchange 106
453.6 m / 1,488  ft
7 Petronas Twin Tower 1
451.9 m / 1,483  ft
8 Petronas Twin Tower 2
451.9 m / 1,483  ft
9 Zifeng Tower
450 m / 1,476  ft
10 Willis Tower
442.1 m / 1,451  ft

Awards

Boston University Center for Computing & Data Sciences

Award of Excellence: Boston University Center for Computing & Data Sciences

Best Tall Building, by Height, Under 100 meters 2024

Ctbuh Leaders

Zhong Liu

Zhong Liu

CTBUH Expert Chinese Translation Committee, 2014 – Present

Beijing

Jeffrey Harper

Jeffrey Harper

CTBUH Fire & Life Safety Committee, 2017 – Present

Chicago

Associated companies

Please note that all heights shown in italics/red are estimated heights. These have been calculated based on known floor counts for the building, then extrapolated through analyzing typically hundreds of buildings of the same function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard building features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of these estimations.

RANK
Name
Height
1 Jeddah Tower

1,000 m / 3,281 ft

2 Burj Khalifa

828 m / 2,717 ft

3 Suzhou Zhongnan Center

729 m / 2,392 ft

4 Wuhan Greenland Center

636 m / 2,087 ft

5 Shanghai Tower

632 m / 2,073 ft

6 Lotte World Tower

555 m / 1,819 ft

7 Shanghai World Financial Center

492 m / 1,614 ft

8 Wuhan Greenland Center

476 m / 1,560 ft

9 Chengdu Greenland Tower

468 m / 1,535 ft

10 R&F Guangdong Building

468 m / 1,535 ft

11 The Exchange 106

454 m / 1,488 ft

12 Petronas Twin Tower 1

452 m / 1,483 ft

12 Petronas Twin Tower 2

452 m / 1,483 ft

14 Zifeng Tower

450 m / 1,476 ft

15 Willis Tower

442 m / 1,451 ft

16 Greenland Shandong International Financial Center

428 m / 1,404 ft

17 Trump International Hotel & Tower

423 m / 1,389 ft

18 Jin Mao Tower

421 m / 1,380 ft

19 Nanjing Olympic Suning Tower

420 m / 1,377 ft

20 Two International Finance Centre

412 m / 1,352 ft

21 PIF Tower

385 m / 1,263 ft

22 Qingdao Hai Tian Center

369 m / 1,210 ft

23 Bank of China Tower

367 m / 1,205 ft

24 Greenland Group Suzhou Center

358 m / 1,175 ft

25 OKO - Residential Tower

354 m / 1,162 ft

26 Empire 88 Tower

333 m / 1,093 ft

27 Pearl River Tower

310 m / 1,016 ft

28 Cayan Tower

306 m / 1,005 ft

29 Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Central Plaza, Parcel A

303 m / 994 ft

29 Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Central Plaza, Parcel B

303 m / 994 ft

31 Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Zifeng Tower

268 m / 879 ft

32 Samsung China Headquarters

260 m / 853 ft

33 One Bloor Street East

257 m / 844 ft

34 FKI Tower

245 m / 805 ft

35 Haitian Center Tower 3

245 m / 804 ft

36 Global Harbor North Tower

245 m / 804 ft

36 Global Harbor South Tower

245 m / 804 ft

38 Vida Residence Downtown Dubai

238 m / 782 ft

39 OKO - Office Tower

224 m / 736 ft

40 River Point

223 m / 732 ft

41 Shanghai Financial Exchange Plaza Tower 1

215 m / 705 ft

42 Haitian Center Tower 1

210 m / 689 ft

43 1322 Golden Empire Tower

203 m / 666 ft

44 Oriental Financial Center

199 m / 653 ft

45 SOCAR Tower

196 m / 643 ft

46 Shanghai Financial Exchange Plaza Tower 2

195 m / 640 ft

47 Chengdu Greenland Center Tower 2

173 m / 568 ft

48 Chengdu Greenland Center Tower 3

166 m / 545 ft

49 The Tower at PNC Plaza

166 m / 544 ft

50 Theatre Park

165 m / 541 ft

51 One Lansdowne Road Tower A

159 m / 522 ft

52 Aspect

157 m / 516 ft

53 3001 John F Kennedy Boulevard

156 m / 512 ft

54 United Nations Secretariat Building

154 m / 506 ft

55 Shanghai Financial Exchange Plaza Tower 3

152 m / 499 ft

56 Residences at RCMI

145 m / 477 ft

57 Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

131 m / 431 ft

58 The Mercian

130 m / 427 ft

59 38-44 Broadway Avenue - St. Monica's Church

129 m / 425 ft

60 The Collection

129 m / 422 ft

61 The Clair

128 m / 421 ft

62 Waihonua at Kewalo

127 m / 418 ft

63 Three Nationwide Plaza

124 m / 408 ft

64 Eastern Yards-Building SH-5

120 m / 392 ft

65 One Lansdowne Road Tower B

118 m / 388 ft

66 111 Main

118 m / 387 ft

67 Northwestern Medicine 259 East Erie

117 m / 385 ft

68 3025 JFK

113 m / 371 ft

69 LINEA

106 m / 348 ft

70 Daphne Cockwell Health Sciences Complex

105 m / 345 ft

71 Cielo Condos

104 m / 341 ft

72 Eastern Yards-Building SH-7

104 m / 340 ft

73 Lisbon Street Building 1 Tower II

103 m / 337 ft

74 CHOP Schuylkill Avenue Research Building (SARB)

98 m / 320 ft

75 Thomson, Canada Gardens

96 m

315 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 28 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 9,238 other buildings of the same Residential function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of this estimation.
76 Anthem Technology Center

95 m / 313 ft

77 W Atlanta-Midtown

95 m / 310 ft

78 Boston University Center for Computing & Data Sciences

93 m / 305 ft

79 MIRO East Tower

91 m / 298 ft

79 MIRO West Tower

91 m / 298 ft

81 Akamai Technologies Global Headquarters

91 m / 297 ft

82 Bellamy Close and Byng Street Regeneration-Block C

82 m / 269 ft

83 Frontier

82 m / 268 ft

84 Eastern Yards-Building SH-4

75 m / 246 ft

85 Lisbon Street Building 2

75 m / 246 ft

86 InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland Hotel

75 m / 245 ft

87 One Steuart Lane

73 m / 240 ft

88 Lisbon Street Building 1 Tower I

72 m / 237 ft

89 Obama Presidential Center

72 m / 235 ft

90 The John and Frances Angelos Law Center

71 m / 231 ft

91 U.S. Embassy, London

65 m / 214 ft

92 Alto Apartments

65 m

213 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 19 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 9,238 other buildings of the same Residential function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of this estimation.
93 Park Hyatt Hotel & Residences

62 m / 205 ft

94 Lisbon Street Building 3

57 m / 186 ft

95 Minneapolis Public Service Building

53 m / 173 ft

96 BRIC Phase 1

53 m / 173 ft

97 Brook House

51 m / 168 ft

98 The Sign Building B

51 m / 167 ft

99 The University of Chicago Campus North Residential Commons

50 m / 164 ft

100 Lisbon Street Building 4

49 m / 159 ft

101 Edition Hotel & Residences

48 m / 158 ft

102 Collyer, Canada Gardens

48 m

157 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 14 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 9,238 other buildings of the same Residential function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of this estimation.
102 Harris, Canada Gardens

48 m

157 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 14 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 9,238 other buildings of the same Residential function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of this estimation.
102 Lismer, Canada Gardens

48 m

157 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 14 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 9,238 other buildings of the same Residential function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of this estimation.
105 GEMS World Academy - Chicago, Lower School

47 m / 156 ft

106 The Sign Building A

43 m / 141 ft

107 402 Dunsmuir Street

43 m / 139 ft

108 61-65 Holborn Viaduct

42 m / 139 ft

109 Varley/Jackson/Seath, Canada Gardens

41 m

135 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 12 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 9,238 other buildings of the same Residential function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of this estimation.
110 Parkway Tower 2

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111 Parkway Tower 4

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112 Parkway Tower 1

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113 H Hotel W39

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114 88 Seaport

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115 Al Wasl Plaza

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115 Empire City Tower 2

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115 Empire City Tower 3

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CTBUH Initiatives Involving Jensen Hughes

CTBUH Façade Fire Performance Workshop at University of Sydney

29 October 2017

One day before the CTBUH 2017 Australia Conference, delegates convened at the University of Sydney facilities in Darlington for the Fire Performance of Façades workshop.

CTBUH Certifies Lotte Tower as Fifth Tallest Building Worldwide

04 April 2017

CTBUH has recognized the completion of Lotte World Tower, now the fifth tallest building worldwide at 555 meters.

CTBUH 2016 Conference Silver+ Sponsor

16–21 October 2016

Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism takes place progressively across three Chinese cities: Shenzhen, Guangzhou, and Hong Kong.

Intelligent Egress Workshop Tackles Tough Fire-Safety Issues

21 September 2016

Co-organized by CTBUH, UTRC (China), and Institute of Public Safety of Tsinghua University, this day-long workshop examined the issues and challenges accompanying ever-taller buildings.

CTBUH 14th Annual Awards Executive Table Sponsor

12 November 2015

The CTBUH 14th Annual awards ceremony and dinner was held immediately after the daytime Symposium in nearby S.R. Crown Hall.

CTBUH 2015 New York Conference Silver+ Sponsor

26–30 October 2015

After a post-recession hiatus in tall building construction in many countries lasting several years, numerous cities are again resurgent.