CTBUH Silver Member

BAUM Architects, Inc.

About

Member Since: 2009

Member Offices: Seoul

Website: http://www.baum.co.kr/

BAUM Architects are dedicated to the cause of architecture with a passion for excellence. Their passion derives from the enthusiastic love of people, and it is also their source of energy which brings their vision into reality.

Their creative thinking allows them an exact an understanding of their subjects from a wider perspective. Baum Architects strive to suggest an enhanced architectural solution, innovatively looking at the complex and diverse process of the social community.

Rather than being a series of stylish shapes, they view architecture as a container which fills the lives of the people dwelling in the building.
Baum Architects endeavors to create heartwarming architecture for a better world, inspiring society and the public community.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture; Cost Consulting; Environmental Engineering; Project Management; Urban Design

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2009

Member Offices

  • Seoul

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

Lotte World Tower

554.5 m / 1,819 ft

2

Three International Finance Center

284 m / 932 ft

3

Grand InterContinental Seoul Parnas

- m / - ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

11 October 2011

Supertall Building in Korea

Lotte World Tower is expected as the first over-100-story building which will be completed near future, by 1015, in Korea. 123-story of 555-meter supertall building...

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Research

01 June 2013

Meeting the Energy Reduction Goal on a High Rise Building thru IPD Framework

Greenhouse gas emissions and excessive energy consumption have been an on-going world issue nowadays. We can find that the majority portion is caused by high-rise...

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Global News

28 February 2019

Regulatory Hurdles Cleared for Seoul’s Next Tallest Building

The administrative procedures have been completed to erect what could be the new tallest building in Korea, after Hyundai Motor Group applied for the construction...

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Rank
Name
City
Height

1

Lotte World Tower

Seoul

555 m

1,819 ft

2

Three International Finance Center

Seoul

284 m

932 ft

3

Dong Yang Group Headquarters

Seoul

150 m

492 ft

4

Grand InterContinental Seoul Parnas

Seoul

- m

- ft

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

15 Years

Most Common Function*

Mixed-use (33%), 1 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Composite (100%), 2 Buildings

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

Total: 3 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 2 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 3 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.

 

11 October 2011 | Seoul

Supertall Building in Korea

Lotte World Tower is expected as the first over-100-story building which will be completed near future, by 1015, in Korea. 123-story of 555-meter supertall building...

11 October 2011 | Seoul

Seoul Conference 2011 Track Session 18: Q&A

Question & Answers session for Track Session 18.

01 June 2013

Meeting the Energy Reduction Goal on a High Rise Building thru IPD Framework

Pyung Oh Jeong, BAUM Architects; Peter Lee & Sang-jin Kim, Cosentini A Tetra Tech Company

Greenhouse gas emissions and excessive energy consumption have been an on-going world issue nowadays. We can find that the majority portion is caused by high-rise...

28 February 2019

Regulatory Hurdles Cleared for Seoul’s Next Tallest Building

The administrative procedures have been completed to erect what could be the new tallest building in Korea, after Hyundai Motor Group applied for the construction...

CTBUH Initiatives Involving BAUM Architects

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.

Top Company Rankings: The World’s 100 Tallest Buildings

13 October 2016

The Council is pleased to announce the Top Company Rankings for numerous disciplines as derived from the list of projects appearing in 100 of the World’s Tallest Buildings.

International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Vol. 2 No. 2

01 June 2013

The International Journal of High-Rise Buildings, Volume 2: Number 2 includes 9 papers focusing on pure research content and investigations in tall building design.