CTBUH Silver Member

GHD

About

Member Offices: Brisbane

Website: http://www.ghd.com

GHD is one of the world's leading professional services companies operating in the global markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation. We provide engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services to private and public sector clients.

Established in 1928 and privately owned by our people, GHD operates across five continents - Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America - and the Pacific region. We employ more than 10,000 people in 200+ offices to deliver projects with high standards of safety, quality and ethics across the entire asset value chain. Driven by a client-service led culture, we connect the knowledge, skill and experience of our people with innovative practices, technical capabilities and robust systems to create lasting community benefits.

Fields of Expertise

Structural Engineering

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

Member Offices

  • Brisbane

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

Burj Khalifa

828 m / 2,717 ft

2

Vision Apartments

229 m / 751 ft

3

Two ICC

223.2 m / 732 ft

4

One ICC

197.6 m / 648 ft

5

Al Bidda Tower

196.6 m / 645 ft

6

Al Rayyan Tower

134 m / 440 ft

7

Innovation Place

112 m / 367 ft

8

Gravity Tower

98.6 m / 323 ft

9

Flinders Lodge

92 m / 302 ft

10

Adina Grand Hotel

89.9 m / 295 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

26 July 2017

CTBUH Expands UK Presence with Debate on Urban Housing in Manchester

On July 26. 2017 the CTBUH held its first Manchester event in coordination with the CTBUH UK Chapter, marking the occasion with a debate on...

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Research

01 December 2018

A Simplified Steel Beam-To-Column Connection Modelling Approach and Influence of Connection Ductility

A simplified spring connection modelling approach for steel flush endplate beam-to-column connections in fire has been developed to enable realistic behaviour of connections to be...

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Global News

10 February 2021

Go-Ahead Granted for Living Green Façade High-Rise

Make Architects has won approval for an 12-story office block in New Bailey, Salford, featuring a living façade.The building contains 10,600 square meters of office...

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Associated companies

Rank
Name
City
Height

1

Burj Khalifa

Dubai

828 m

2,717 ft

2

Vision Apartments

Melbourne

229 m

751 ft

3

Two ICC

Mumbai

223 m

732 ft

4

One ICC

Mumbai

198 m

648 ft

5

Al Bidda Tower

Doha

197 m

645 ft

6

2 Finsbury Avenue East Tower

London

156 m

511 ft

7

Al Rayyan Tower

Doha

134 m

440 ft

8

Innovation Place

Sydney

112 m

367 ft

9

2 Finsbury Avenue West Tower

London

101 m

331 ft

10

Gravity Tower

Melbourne

99 m

323 ft

11

854 Hunter Street East Tower

Newcastle

98 m

322 ft

11

854 Hunter Street West Tower

Newcastle

98 m

322 ft

13

Flinders Lodge

Melbourne

92 m

302 ft

14

Adina Grand Hotel

Sydney

90 m

295 ft

15

Iglu South Yarra

Melbourne

74 m

244 ft

16

854 Hunter Street Office Building

Newcastle

55 m

179 ft

17

Mövenpick Tower and Suites

Doha

- m

- ft

18

Al Emadi Tower

Doha

- m

- ft

19

New Bailey Office Block

Salford

- m

- ft

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

8 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential (46%), 6 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete (80%), 8 Buildings

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.

Total: 13 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 10 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 13 Completed & Under Construction Buildings

Building Completions Timeline

 

Construction Time Chart

NOTE: Construction start time is not available for all buildings. The average construction time is only displayed if there is three or more buildings with construction start and complete data in that year.

 

26 July 2017 | Manchester

CTBUH Expands UK Presence with Debate on Urban Housing in Manchester

On July 26. 2017 the CTBUH held its first Manchester event in coordination with the CTBUH UK Chapter, marking the occasion with a debate on...

18 May 2017 | Chicago

What's the Biggest Threat to a Skyscraper?

Chicago, United States of America. Hosted in collaboration with the Chicago Architecture Foundation, the second event in the Building Tall lecture series featured presentations by...

18 May 2017 | Chicago

What's the Biggest Threat to a Skyscraper? (Highlights)

Chicago, United States of America. Hosted in collaboration with the Chicago Architecture Foundation, the second event in the Building Tall lecture series featured presentations by...

01 December 2018

A Simplified Steel Beam-To-Column Connection Modelling Approach and Influence of Connection Ductility

Ruoxi Shi, OFR Consultants; Shan-Shan Huang & Buick Davison, The University of Sheffield

A simplified spring connection modelling approach for steel flush endplate beam-to-column connections in fire has been developed to enable realistic behaviour of connections to be...

30 October 2017

Connecting the City: People, Density & Infrastructure

CTBUH 2017 Conference Speakers

The future of humanity on this planet relies on the collective benefits of urban density; reducing both land consumption and the energy needed to construct...

17 October 2016

Remodel, Recycle or Rebuild? - Addressing the Fire Safety Challenges of Repurposing Skyscrapers

Simon Lay, Olsson Fire & Risk

Some of our established world cities are already facing the challenge of older tall building stock that is no longer relevant to the most commercially...

10 February 2021

Go-Ahead Granted for Living Green Façade High-Rise

Make Architects has won approval for an 12-story office block in New Bailey, Salford, featuring a living façade.The building contains 10,600 square meters of office...

30 July 2020

CTBUH In The Media: The Future of Skyscrapers: A Mile High, Slimmer Than Ever and Made from Wood

History does not want for dizzying fantasies of tall buildings. From the Tower of Babel onwards, humanity has dreamed of ever-more wondrous skyscrapers, whether we...

CTBUH Initiatives Involving GHD Global

2017 Research Seed Funding Results Released

13 September 2018

The results are now available for the CTBUH 2017 Research Seed Funding program, sponsored by Sun Hung Kai Properties, which centered around façade fires and machine learning.

Future Forty Emerging Technology Hackathon

29 November 2017

The Manchester Committee of the CTBUH United Kingdom Chapter held the event "Future Forty Emerging Technology Hackathon: Creating a Community in Tall Buildings."

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 Leaders Connect at 2017 Conference

29 October 2017

The Annual Leaders Meeting was held the day before the start of the CTBUH 2017 Australia Conference, bringing together the Council’s leaders.

Senior Fire Engineer Wins Research Seed Funding

19 October 2017

CTBUH is pleased to announce the awarding of the 2017 International Research Seed Funding grant to Dr. Kate Swinburne, a Senior Fire Engineer at Olsson Fire & Risk.

CTBUH UK: Manchester Urban Housing Debate

26 July 2017

CTBUH held its first Manchester event in coordination with the CTBUH UK Chapter in a debate on the development of urban housing in the city.