CTBUH Platinum Member

Arup

About

Member Since: 1983

Member Offices: Abu Dhabi, Adelaide, Amsterdam, Ankara, Auckland, Bangalore, Bangkok, Beijing, Belgrade, Berlin, Bogota, Boston, Brisbane, Canberra, Cape Town, Cardiff, Chicago, Chongqing, Dallas, Dubai, Dublin, Durban, Düsseldorf, Edinburgh, Frankfurt am Main, Glasgow, Guangzhou, Hamburg, Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong, Houston, Hyderabad, Istanbul, Jakarta, Johannesburg, Krakow, Kuala Lumpur, Lagos, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Los Angeles, Macau, Manchester, Manila, Melbourne, Midland, Milan, Montreal, Mumbai, Nairobi, New Delhi, New York City, Newcastle upon Tyne, Nottingham, Oakland, Penang, Perth, Phnom Penh, San Francisco, Seattle, Seoul, Shanghai, Sheffield, Shenzhen, Singapore, Sydney, Taipei, Tokyo, Toronto, Warsaw, Wuhan

Website: http://www.arup.com/

Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world’s most prominent projects in the built environment and across industry. We offer a broad range of professional services that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work. We are truly global. From 89 offices, in more than 33 countries, our over 15,000 engineers, planners, designers, and consultants deliver innovative projects across the world with creativity and passion.

Founded in 1946 with an enduring set of values, our unique trust ownership fosters a distinctive culture and an intellectual independence that encourages collaborative working. This is reflected in everything we do, allowing us to develop meaningful ideas, help shape agendas, and deliver results that frequently surpass the expectations of our clients.

Fields of Expertise

Civil Engineering; Cost Consulting; Environmental Engineering; Façade Design / Engineering; Fire Engineering; Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing; Project Management; Structural Engineering; Vertical Transportation Consultant; Wind 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.

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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 Merdeka 118
678.9 m / 2,227  ft
2 Shanghai Tower
632 m / 2,073  ft
3 Canton Tower
604 m / 1,982  ft
4 Ping An Finance Center
599.1 m / 1,965  ft
5 Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre
530 m / 1,739  ft
6 Tianjin CTF Finance Centre
530 m / 1,739  ft
7 CITIC Tower
527.7 m / 1,731  ft
8 Tianfu Center
488.9 m / 1,604  ft
9 International Commerce Centre
484 m / 1,588  ft
10 Wuhan CTF Finance Center
475 m / 1,558  ft

Awards

Quay Quarter Tower

Winner: Quay Quarter Tower

Best Tall Building Worldwide 2023

Ctbuh Leaders

Peng Liu

Peng Liu

CTBUH Regional Representative, Beijing, 2012 – Present

Caroline Field

Caroline Field

CTBUH Working Group: Security, 2014 – Present

London

Carsten Hein

Carsten Hein

CTBUH Working Group: Tall Timber, 2014 – Present

Berlin

Building Completions Timeline

Videos

24 May 2022

The AISC Design Guide To Hybrid Steel Frames With Wood Floors

Arup has collaborated with the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) to develop an upcoming Design Guide to support the use of hybrid steel frames...

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Research

22 December 2023

Remembering Charles H. Thornton, 2012 Fazlur Khan Lifetime Achievement Awardee

This edition of Talking Tall is an interview from the CTBUH archives. The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat would like to remember Charles...

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Global News

12 February 2024

Hong Kong Sustainable Office Building is Closer to Completion

With the facade in place, The Henderson, designed by Zaha Hadid Architects, is a landmark building in the city of Hong Kong and getting closer...

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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 Merdeka 118

679 m / 2,227 ft

2 Dream Hub Archipelago Main Tower

665 m / 2,182 ft

3 Ping An Finance Center

660 m / 2,165 ft

4 Wuhan CTF Finance Center

648 m / 2,126 ft

5 Shanghai Tower

632 m / 2,073 ft

6 Canton Tower

604 m / 1,982 ft

7 Ping An Finance Center

599 m / 1,965 ft

8 Goldin Finance 117

597 m / 1,957 ft

9 Rose Rock International Finance Center

588 m / 1,929 ft

10 Doha Convention Center Tower

551 m / 1,808 ft

11 Dubai Towers, Tower 1

550 m / 1,804 ft

12 Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre

530 m / 1,739 ft

13 Tianjin CTF Finance Centre

530 m / 1,739 ft

14 CITIC Tower

528 m / 1,731 ft

15 Shimao Fuzhou Tower

518 m / 1,699 ft

16 Burj Al Alam

510 m / 1,673 ft

17 Tianfu Center

489 m / 1,604 ft

18 International Commerce Centre

484 m / 1,588 ft

19 Wuhan CTF Finance Center

475 m / 1,558 ft

20 R&F Guangdong Building

468 m / 1,535 ft

21 QI Tower

466 m / 1,529 ft

22 Lakhta Center

462 m / 1,516 ft

23 Vincom Landmark 81

461 m / 1,513 ft

24 China Overseas Suzhou Supertall Project

460 m / 1,509 ft

25 International Land-Sea Center

458 m / 1,503 ft

26 Evergrande City Light

454 m / 1,488 ft

27 Changsha IFS Tower T1

452 m / 1,483 ft

28 Guizhou Culture Plaza Tower

450 m / 1,476 ft

29 Nanning China Resources Tower

445 m / 1,460 ft

30 KK100

442 m / 1,449 ft

31 Guangzhou International Finance Center

439 m / 1,439 ft

32 Haikou Tower 1

428 m / 1,404 ft

33 Nanjing Financial City Phase II Plot C Tower 1

426 m / 1,398 ft

34 Tour Sans Fins

426 m / 1,396 ft

35 Minying International Trade Center T2

423 m / 1,386 ft

36 Al Hamra Tower

413 m / 1,354 ft

37 Two International Finance Centre

412 m / 1,352 ft

38 World Business Center Solomon Tower

408 m / 1,339 ft

39 Z6 Plot

408 m / 1,339 ft

40 Guangxi China Resources Tower

403 m / 1,321 ft

41 Guangxi Beibu Gulf Bank Headquarters

402 m / 1,319 ft

42 China Resources Tower

393 m / 1,288 ft

43 Peruri 88

389 m / 1,276 ft

44 Chongqing Centre T1

388 m / 1,273 ft

45 Urban Forest

385 m / 1,263 ft

46 Forum 66 Tower 2

384 m / 1,260 ft

47 Eton Place Dalian Tower 1

383 m / 1,257 ft

48 Autograph Tower

383 m / 1,256 ft

49 Burj Mohammed Bin Rashid

381 m / 1,251 ft

50 1 Corporate Avenue

376 m / 1,234 ft

51 Dabaihui Plaza

376 m / 1,232 ft

52 China Merchants Prince Bay Tower

374 m / 1,227 ft

53 Central Plaza

374 m / 1,227 ft

54 Fairmont Kuala Lumpur Tower 1

370 m / 1,214 ft

55 Shanghai International Trade Center Tower 1

370 m / 1,214 ft

56 Sama Gardens

360 m / 1,181 ft

57 Ping An Finance Center Tower 1

360 m / 1,181 ft

58 Xiamen State Grid Cultural Exchange Center

357 m / 1,171 ft

59 STH BNK by Beulah Tower 1

356 m / 1,169 ft

60 Raffles City Chongqing T3N

354 m / 1,163 ft

61 Raffles City Chongqing T4N

354 m / 1,163 ft

62 Signature Towers Office

351 m / 1,152 ft

63 Forum 66 Tower 1

351 m / 1,150 ft

64 The Pinnacle

350 m / 1,149 ft

65 Glory・Xi’an International Financial Center

350 m / 1,148 ft

66 Nanjing Nexus Tower 1

350 m / 1,148 ft

67 Faros de Panama Torre Central

346 m / 1,135 ft

68 ADNOC Headquarters

342 m / 1,122 ft

69 Zhonghai City Plaza

340 m / 1,115 ft

70 Chongqing World Financial Center

339 m / 1,112 ft

71 Twin Towers Guiyang, East Tower

335 m / 1,099 ft

71 Twin Towers Guiyang, West Tower

335 m / 1,099 ft

73 Thamrin Nine Tower 1

334 m / 1,094 ft

74 Empire 88 Tower

333 m / 1,093 ft

75 China World Tower

330 m / 1,083 ft

76 Yuexiu Fortune Center Tower 1

330 m / 1,083 ft

77 Salesforce Tower

326 m / 1,070 ft

78 Q1 Tower

323 m / 1,058 ft

79 Parc1 Tower I

322 m / 1,056 ft

80 Nina Tower

320 m / 1,051 ft

81 Chongqing IFS T1

316 m / 1,038 ft

82 MahaNakhon

314 m / 1,030 ft

83 Changsha IFS Tower T2

308 m / 1,010 ft

84 East Pacific Center Tower A

306 m / 1,004 ft

85 The Shard

306 m / 1,004 ft

86 Northeast Asia Trade Tower

305 m / 1,001 ft

87 Signature Towers Hotel

305 m / 1,001 ft

88 Kingdom Centre

302 m / 992 ft

89 Capital City Moscow Tower

302 m / 990 ft

90 Al Wasl Tower

301 m / 986 ft

91 Aspire Tower

300 m / 984 ft

92 Qianhai Prisma East Tower

300 m / 984 ft

93 8 Shenton Way Redevelopment