CTBUH Silver Member

Lerch Bates, Inc.

About

Member Since: 1993

Member Offices: Littleton

Website: http://www.lerchbates.com/

Lerch Bates is an international consulting services firm with 29 offices throughout North America, the Middle East, Asia and India. Since their founding in 1947 as the first independent elevator consulting firm in the US, they have added offices and capabilities around the world, bringing industry leading expertise and technology to their work with clients on diverse and challenging projects.

Their influence as innovators of design concepts is seen, as many of their “firsts” have become industry standards that can be recognized in many of the world’s tallest buildings.

In 1986 Lerch Bates became an employee owned consulting firm. Much like the early days, each employee/owner takes an entrepreneur's interest in providing the service, quality and ingenuity that clients expect and deserve.

Fields of Expertise

Façade Design / Engineering; Materials / Products / Systems Supplier; Vertical Transportation Consultant

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

1993

Member Offices

  • Littleton

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

Lotte World Tower

554.5 m / 1,819 ft

3

One World Trade Center

541.3 m / 1,776 ft

4

TAIPEI 101

508 m / 1,667 ft

5

International Commerce Centre

484 m / 1,588 ft

6

Wuhan Greenland Center

475.6 m / 1,560 ft

7

Chengdu Greenland Tower

468 m / 1,535 ft

8

FORZA Tower

460 m / 1,509 ft

9

Suzhou IFS

450 m / 1,476 ft

10

Trump International Hotel & Tower

423.2 m / 1,389 ft

Rank
Name
City
Height

1

Burj Khalifa

Dubai

828 m

2,717 ft

2

Suzhou Zhongnan Center

Suzhou

729 m

2,392 ft

3

Wuhan Greenland Center

Wuhan

636 m

2,087 ft

4

Lotte World Tower

Seoul

555 m

1,819 ft

5

One World Trade Center

New York City

541 m

1,776 ft

6

TAIPEI 101

Taipei

508 m

1,667 ft

7

International Commerce Centre

Hong Kong

484 m

1,588 ft

8

Wuhan Greenland Center

Wuhan

476 m

1,560 ft

9

Chengdu Greenland Tower

Chengdu

468 m

1,535 ft

10

FORZA Tower

Bogota

460 m

1,509 ft

11

Suzhou IFS

Suzhou

450 m

1,476 ft

12

World One

Mumbai

442 m

1,450 ft

13

Trump International Hotel & Tower

Chicago

423 m

1,389 ft

14

Two International Finance Centre

Hong Kong

412 m

1,352 ft

15

Guiyang International Financial Center T1

Guiyang

401 m

1,316 ft

16

China Resources Tower

Shenzhen

393 m

1,288 ft

17

PIF Tower

Riyadh

385 m

1,263 ft

18

The Address Boulevard

Dubai

370 m

1,214 ft

19

Haitian Center Tower 2

Qingdao

369 m

1,211 ft

20

Greenland Group Suzhou Center

Suzhou

358 m

1,175 ft

21

OKO - Residential Tower

Moscow

354 m

1,162 ft

22

Spring City 66

Kunming

349 m

1,145 ft

23

85 Sky Tower

Kaohsiung

348 m

1,140 ft

24

Comcast Technology Center

Philadelphia

339 m

1,112 ft

25

Wilshire Grand Center

Los Angeles

335 m

1,100 ft

26

Guangzhou International Cultural Center

Guangzhou

320 m

1,050 ft

27

Poly Pazhou C2

Guangzhou

311 m

1,020 ft

28

Cayan Tower

Dubai

306 m

1,005 ft

29

Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Central Plaza, Parcel A

Nanchang

303 m

994 ft

29

Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Central Plaza, Parcel B

Nanchang

303 m

994 ft

31

Greenland Center North Tower

Yinchuan

301 m

988 ft

32

Dayabumi

Kuala Lumpur

291 m

953 ft

33

World One

Mumbai

280 m

919 ft

34

Guiyang International Financial Center T2

Guiyang

275 m

902 ft

35

Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Zifeng Tower

Nanchang

268 m

879 ft

36

Samsung China Headquarters

Beijing

260 m

853 ft

37

Beijing Greenland Center

Beijing

260 m

853 ft

38

Permata Sapura Tower

Kuala Lumpur

253 m

828 ft

39

FKI Tower

Seoul

246 m

805 ft

40

Haitian Center Tower 3

Qingdao

245 m

804 ft

41

OKO - Office Tower

Moscow

225 m

736 ft

42

FMC Tower at Cira Centre South

Philadelphia

223 m

730 ft

43

Shaanxi Yanchang Petroleum Headquarters

Xi’an

217 m

713 ft

44

One Thousand Museum

Miami

213 m

699 ft

45

The Independent

Austin

211 m

694 ft

46

China Merchants Tower

Shenzhen

211 m

692 ft

47

Haitian Center Tower 1

Qingdao

210 m

689 ft

48

Hudsons Tower

Detroit

207 m

680 ft

49

Oceanwide Plaza Tower I

Los Angeles

206 m

677 ft

50

Golden Tower

Jeddah

205 m

673 ft

51

Sichuan Airlines Center

Chengdu

204 m

669 ft

52

Kohinoor Square Tower A

Mumbai

202 m

662 ft

53

Tadawul Tower

Riyadh

200 m

656 ft

54

Poly Pazhou C1

Guangzhou

198 m

648 ft

55

OneEleven

Chicago

187 m

613 ft

56

Baccarat Hotel & Residences

New York City

186 m

610 ft

57

Chengdu Greenland Center Tower 2

Chengdu

173 m

568 ft

58

Cirrus

Chicago

171 m

562 ft

59

Chengdu Greenland Center Tower 3

Chengdu

166 m

545 ft

60

Oceanwide Plaza Tower II

Los Angeles

162 m

530 ft

60

Oceanwide Plaza Tower III

Los Angeles

162 m

530 ft

62

3001 John F Kennedy Boulevard

Philadelphia

156 m

512 ft

63

The Reed

Chicago

136 m

447 ft

64

MILA

Chicago

136 m

444 ft

65

Kohinoor Square Tower B

Mumbai

124 m

406 ft

66

Faria Lima B32 Office Tower

São Paulo

123 m

404 ft

67

Cascade

Chicago

123 m

403 ft

68

Omni Louisville Hotel

Louisville

113 m

370 ft

69

Equus 333 Torre 1

San Pedro Garza García

112 m

368 ft

69

Equus 333 Torre 2

San Pedro Garza García

112 m

368 ft

71

3025 John F Kennedy Boulevard

Philadelphia

110 m

361 ft

72

Equus 333 Torre 3

San Pedro Garza García

96 m

316 ft

73

Grove at Grand Bay North Tower

Miami

94 m

308 ft

73

Grove at Grand Bay South Tower

Miami

94 m

308 ft

75

lilli Midtown

Atlanta

91 m

297 ft

76

Four Winds Casino and Hotel Phase 2

South Bend

85 m

278 ft

77

Obama Presidential Center

Chicago

72 m

235 ft

78

Fargo Block 9

Fargo

71 m

234 ft

79

Le Meridian Hotel Denver Downtown

Denver

70 m

231 ft

80

40 Tenth Ave

New York City

61 m

199 ft

81

THREE FOUR FIVE

Chicago

48 m

158 ft

82

GEMS World Academy - Chicago, Lower School

Chicago

47 m

156 ft

83

10 BKC

Mumbai

- m

- ft

84

Raleigh City Hall

Raleigh

- m

- ft

84

Raleigh Civic Campus Phase 2

Raleigh

- m

- ft

84

Raleigh Civic Campus Phase 3

Raleigh

- m

- ft

87

88 Seaport

Boston

- m

- ft

88

Populus

Denver

- m

- ft

CTBUH Initiatives Involving Lerch Bates

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.

Façade Access Technical Guide Advances

12 February 2013

The Façade Access Working Group met to continue work on the upcoming Technical Guide, Façade Access and Maintenance in High-Rise Buildings.

Façade Access Technical Guide Kick Off

25 April 2012

At the end of April, the co-chairs of the Façade Access Working Group met to officially kick off work for the Façade Access and Maintenance Technical Guide.