CTBUH Silver Member

Foster + Partners

About

Member Since: 2015

Member Offices: London, New York City

Website: http://www.fosterandpartners.com

Foster + Partners is one of the most innovative architecture and integrated design practices in the world. Over the past four decades the practice has pioneered a sustainable approach to architecture through a strikingly wide range of work, from urban masterplans, public infrastructure, airports, civic and cultural buildings, offices and workplaces to private houses and product design. Based in London, with offices worldwide, the practice has an international reputation, with buildings on six continents. Since its inception in 1967 it has received more than 620 awards for excellence and won over 100 national and international competitions.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture

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 JPMorgan Chase World Headquarters
423 m / 1,388  ft
2 China Merchants Bank Global Headquarters Main Tower
387.4 m / 1,271  ft
3 Penn 15
387.1 m / 1,270  ft
4 Burj Mohammed Bin Rashid
381.2 m / 1,251  ft
5 Comcast Technology Center
339.1 m / 1,112  ft
6 Yuexiu Global Financial Center
330 m / 1,083  ft
7 The Index
326 m / 1,070  ft
8 The Towers
319.7 m / 1,049  ft
9 Varso Tower
310 m / 1,017  ft
10 The One
308.6 m / 1,012  ft

Awards

Salesforce Tower

Award of Excellence: Salesforce Tower

Structure Award 2024

Ctbuh Leaders

Elena Casini

Elena Casini

CTBUH Future Leaders Committee, United Kingdom, 2023 – Present

London

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.

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Name
Height
1 M Tower

900 m / 2,953 ft

2 Millennium Tower

840 m / 2,756 ft

3 India Tower

700 m / 2,296 ft

4 Russia Tower

612 m / 2,008 ft

5 World Trade Center

538 m / 1,765 ft

6 Chongqing International Commerce Centre T1

528 m / 1,732 ft

6 Chongqing International Commerce Centre T2

528 m / 1,732 ft

8 Crystal Island

450 m / 1,476 ft

9 JPMorgan Chase World Headquarters

423 m / 1,388 ft

10 2 World Trade Center

411 m / 1,348 ft

11 Z6 Plot

408 m / 1,339 ft

12 Lotus Tower

400 m / 1,312 ft

13 Al Khozama Centre

400 m / 1,312 ft

14 Suning Xinjiekou Plaza

388 m / 1,273 ft

15 China Merchants Bank Headquarters Tower 1

388 m / 1,273 ft

16 China Merchants Bank Global Headquarters Main Tower

387 m / 1,271 ft

17 Penn 15

387 m / 1,270 ft

18 London Millennium Tower

386 m / 1,265 ft

19 Burj Mohammed Bin Rashid

381 m / 1,251 ft

20 Hengli Global Operations Headquarters Tower 1

369 m / 1,211 ft

21 VietinBank Business Center Office Tower

363 m / 1,191 ft

22 Comcast Technology Center

339 m / 1,112 ft

23 Yuexiu Global Financial Center

330 m / 1,083 ft

24 Oxford Place East Office Tower

326 m / 1,070 ft

24 Oxford Place West Office Tower

326 m / 1,070 ft

26 The Index

326 m / 1,070 ft

27 Hermitage Plaza South Tower

320 m / 1,050 ft

28 Hermitage Plaza East Tower

320 m / 1,050 ft

29 The Towers

320 m / 1,049 ft

30 Varso Tower

310 m / 1,017 ft

31 The One

309 m / 1,012 ft

32 The Tulip

305 m / 1,002 ft

33 50 Main Street

302 m / 992 ft

34 Lusail Plaza Tower 3

301 m / 986 ft

34 Lusail Plaza Tower 4

301 m / 986 ft

36 NBK Tower

300 m / 984 ft

37 50 Hudson Yards

299 m / 981 ft

38 Torre de Collserola

288 m / 945 ft

39 Crystal Tower

280 m / 919 ft

40 ICD Brookfield Place

279 m / 916 ft

41 Oceanwide Center Tower 1

277 m / 910 ft

42 The Estate Makati

277 m / 908 ft

43 World Trade Center Abu Dhabi - The Offices

277 m / 907 ft

44 Ilham Tower

274 m / 899 ft

45 Al Faisaliah Center

267 m / 876 ft

46 425 Park Avenue

262 m / 860 ft

47 Transamerica Pyramid Center

260 m / 853 ft

48 Commerzbank Tower

259 m / 850 ft

49 Salesforce Tower

258 m / 845 ft

50 3 Sutton Place

257 m / 844 ft

51 Central Market Hotel Tower

255 m / 837 ft

52 Reforma 432

254 m / 833 ft

53 VietinBank Business Center Hotel Tower

252 m / 827 ft

54 Landmarkk Towers

250 m / 820 ft

55 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly

250 m / 820 ft

56 Torre Cepsa

248 m / 815 ft

57 Emaar Square The Address Hotel & Residences

245 m / 802 ft

58 Elephant and Castle Main Tower

244 m / 801 ft

59 Deutsche Bank Place

240 m / 787 ft

60 The Bow

237 m / 779 ft

61 Samba Bank HQ Tower

231 m / 758 ft

62 North Quay R01

222 m / 727 ft

63 Capital Tower

220 m / 722 ft

64 Euro America Financial City Tower 1

220 m / 722 ft

64 Euro America Financial City Tower 2

220 m / 722 ft

66 South Beach South Tower

218 m / 714 ft

67 South Beach North Tower

218 m / 714 ft

68 100 East 53rd Street

217 m / 711 ft

69 AFD Tower 1

216 m / 709 ft

69 AFD Tower 2

216 m / 709 ft

71 Lusail Plaza Tower 1

216 m / 708 ft

71 Lusail Plaza Tower 2

216 m / 708 ft

73 Valiant Tower

215 m / 704 ft

74 DJI Sky City Tower 2

213 m / 699 ft

75 Omkar 1973 Worli Tower A

212 m / 696 ft

75 Omkar 1973 Worli Tower B

212 m / 696 ft

75 Omkar 1973 Worli Tower C

212 m / 696 ft

78 North Quay Office Tower

212 m / 696 ft

79 Suhe Centre

206 m / 675 ft

80 The Troika Tower 3

204 m / 669 ft

81 8 Canada Square

200 m / 655 ft

82 Riviera Tower

198 m / 650 ft

83 North Quay R02

197 m / 645 ft

84 DJI Sky City Tower 1

195 m / 640 ft

85 Harcourt Gardens

192 m / 631 ft

86 Third & Cherry

192 m / 629 ft

87 Oceanwide Center Tower 2

191 m / 627 ft

88 Hearst Tower

182 m / 597 ft

89 Residences Bel-Air Phase 6 8-9

180 m / 591 ft

90 Residences Bel-Air Phase 6 6-7

180 m / 591 ft

91 The Bund Finance Center North

180 m / 591 ft

91 The Bund Finance Center South

180 m / 591 ft

93 China Merchants Bank Headquarters Tower 2

180 m / 591 ft

94 King's Cross Twin Towers I

180 m / 590 ft

94 King's Cross Twin Towers II

180 m / 590 ft

96 30 St Mary Axe

180 m / 590 ft

97 Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Headquarters

179 m / 587 ft

98 The Troika Tower 2

177 m / 581 ft

99 Daewoo Tech Tower

172 m / 564 ft

100 Baltimore

170 m / 558 ft

101 Jiushi Corporation Headquarters

168 m / 551 ft

102 50 United Nations Plaza

167 m / 548 ft

103 Bishops Place Building 3

164 m / 539 ft

104 Principal Tower

161 m / 529 ft

105 Residences Bel-Air Phase 6 3 & 5

161 m / 528 ft

106 The Troika Tower 1

160 m / 525 ft

107 Parkline Place

155 m / 507 ft

108 Avenida Cordoba 120

153 m

502 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 35 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 6,901 other buildings of the same Office 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.
109 Lumiere

152 m / 499 ft

110 Saqqara Residences 2

150 m / 492 ft

110 Saqqara Residences 1

150 m / 492 ft

112 Khan Shatyr Entertainment Centre

150 m / 492 ft

113 Carrara Tower

150 m / 491 ft

114 50 Scollard

147 m / 483 ft

115 Residences Bel-Air Phase 6 1-2

142 m / 466 ft

116 The Harmon

138 m / 453 ft

117 World Port Center

134 m / 438 ft

118 Valencia Tower

130 m / 426 ft

119 Hellinikon Integrated Resort Casino Tower

128 m / 420 ft

120 One Beverly Hills Santa Monica Residence

125 m / 410 ft

121 The Willis Building

125 m / 409 ft

122 MOL Campus

120 m / 394 ft

123 Jameson House

119 m / 389 ft

124 Burlington Tower

115 m / 378 ft

125 Fraser Suites

115 m / 377 ft

126 3Beirut Tower 1

113 m

371 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 33 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 9,220 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.
127 One Beverly Hills Garden Residence

112 m / 369 ft

128 North Quay R03

107 m / 351 ft

129 The Power Station

104 m / 341 ft

130 CITIC Bank Headquarters

100 m / 328 ft

131 Colechurch House Redevelopment

100 m / 327 ft

132 AQWA Corporate

95 m / 312 ft

133 Century Tower

91 m / 299 ft

134 AQWA Corporate 2

90 m / 295 ft

135 The Lily Repulse Bay

90 m / 294 ft

136 The Murray

89 m / 292 ft

137 551 West 21st Street

88 m / 290 ft

138 RMK Headquarters

88 m / 290 ft

139 Ernst & Young

87 m / 285 ft

140 The Corniche, Building 2

85 m / 279 ft

141 Moor House

82 m / 268 ft

142 North Wing

81 m / 265 ft

143 Two Transamerica Plaza

80 m / 263 ft

144 3Beirut Tower 2

78 m

256 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 23 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 9,220 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.
145 The Corniche, Building 1

76 m / 249 ft

146 Thameside West-Phase 1 Building A

75 m / 247 ft

146 Thameside West-Phase 1 Building B

75 m / 247 ft

148 DUO West

71 m / 232 ft

149 Vita

68 m / 223 ft

150 Principal Place

67 m / 221 ft

151 DUO East

66 m / 216 ft

152 Faena House

66 m / 215 ft

153 Battersea Roof Gardens

64 m

210 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 17 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 334 other buildings of the same Residential / Hotel 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.
154 101 Whitechapel High Street

63 m / 205 ft

155 3Beirut Tower 3

61 m

200 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 18 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 9,220 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.
156 Leslie L. Dan Pharmacy Building

57 m / 187 ft

157 Silken Puerta America Madrid

54 m

177 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 14 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 1,190 other buildings of the same Hotel 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.
158 The Corniche, Building 3

51 m

167 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 15 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 9,220 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.
159 PPA 30 Parcel 2.07 Tower A

49 m / 160 ft

160 World Trade Center East Building

48 m

157 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 11 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 6,901 other buildings of the same Office 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.
160 World Trade Center West Building

48 m

157 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 11 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 6,901 other buildings of the same Office 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.
162 PPA 30 Parcel 2.07 Tower B

39 m

128 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 9 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 6,901 other buildings of the same Office 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.
162 PPA 30 Parcel 2.07 Tower C

39 m

128 ft

Please note that this height is estimated, based on a floor count of 9 floors. The estimation has been arrived at by analyzing 6,901 other buildings of the same Office 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.
164 Aman Hotel

38 m / 124 ft

165 350 Park Avenue

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166 BWDC Residential Tower

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167 The Lana Hotel & Residences

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168 The Star

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169 Goldsun Group Headquarters

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170 China Merchants Bank Global Headquarters Tower 2

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170 China Merchants Bank Global Headquarters Tower 3

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170 Waldorf Astoria

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173 China Merchants Bank Global Headquarters Tower 4

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173 China Merchants Bank Global Headquarters Tower 5

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175 The Pavilion

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176 Shibuya Marui Department Store

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177 18 Blackfriars Office Building

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177 18 Blackfriars Paris Building

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177 18 Blackfriars Stamford Building

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177 Hellinikon Mall Hotel Tower

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177 Hellinikon Office Tower

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177 Hellinikon Promenade Residential Tower

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177 Jabal Omar Development Hotel Tower 1

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177 Jabal Omar Development Hotel Tower 2

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177 Midtown Bus Terminal 10th Avenue Tower

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177 Midtown Bus Terminal 11th Avenue Tower

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177 Midtown Bus Terminal 8th Avenue Tower

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177 Midtown Bus Terminal 9th Avenue Tower

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CTBUH Israel’s Tel Aviv Regional Conference

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