CTBUH Silver Member

Inhabit Group

About

Member Since: 2016

Member Offices: Auckland, Bangkok, Beijing, Brisbane, Chengdu, Chicago, Doha, Dubai, Hong Kong, Jakarta, London, Melbourne, Mumbai, Paris, Perth, Shanghai, Shenyang, Shenzhen, Singapore, Sydney

Website: http://inhabitgroup.com/

Inhabit is an innovative design-led consulting group, exclusively focused on providing specialist engineering services. With offices in the USA, UK, Europe, the Middle East, India, China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Australia and New Zealand, Inhabit works both independently and in partnership to form a holistic approach to the services offered.

Inhabit has developed a diverse international body of work that includes partnerships with some of the most creative and celebrated architects around the world, resulting in a wealth of experience in different project types and scales.

Their range of specialist engineering consulting services complement all sizes and types of building projects. These include: Façade/Building Envelope design and engineering, Advanced Structures, Boutique Façades and Structures, Ecologically Sustainable Design and Building Physics, Building Acoustics, Venue Planning and Audio Visual design, Specialist Lighting Design, BMU and Access + Maintenance and Procurement Consulting.

Fields of Expertise

Façade Design / Engineering

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2016

Member Offices

  • Auckland

  • Bangkok

  • Beijing

  • Brisbane

  • Chengdu

  • Chicago

  • Doha

  • Dubai

  • Hong Kong

  • Jakarta

  • London

  • Melbourne

  • Mumbai

  • Paris

  • Perth

  • Shanghai

  • Shenyang

  • Shenzhen

  • Singapore

  • Sydney

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

Changsha IFS Tower T1

452.1 m / 1,483 ft

2

Chongqing IFS T1

316.3 m / 1,038 ft

3

Changsha IFS Tower T2

308 m / 1,010 ft

4

Brisbane Skytower

269.6 m / 885 ft

5

China Resources Shennan Road No. 1

262 m / 860 ft

6

Menara Astra

261.5 m / 858 ft

7

Premier Tower

245.9 m / 807 ft

8

Tencent Seafront Tower 1

245.8 m / 806 ft

9

Tianjin International Trade Tower 1

235 m / 771 ft

10

Palm Tower

231.5 m / 760 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

28 July 2016

Changing Face of Brisbane: Seminar 3

The CTBUH Australia Chapter’s Brisbane Committee held a particular focus on Brisbane Skytower, which was currently under construction, during their third breakfast seminar.

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Research

17 October 2016

Tencent Seafront Tower – A Case Study on Façade Engineering as Functional Patterns

A methodology that façade engineers commonly use to understand and detail a façade element is to break it down into “functional patterns” – principles that...

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Global News

05 March 2021

Approval Granted for Sydney Skyscraper

Canadian-based Oxford Properties Group will move ahead on building a 38-story office tower above Sydney Metro’s future Pitt Street Station after the project was approved....

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Rank
Name
City
Height

1

Global Financial Center Tower 1

Shenyang

568 m

1,864 ft

2

Global Financial Center Tower 1

Shenyang

453 m

1,486 ft

3

Changsha IFS Tower T1

Changsha

452 m

1,483 ft

4

Chongqing IFS T1

Chongqing

316 m

1,038 ft

5

Changsha IFS Tower T2

Changsha

308 m

1,010 ft

6

Brisbane Skytower

Brisbane

270 m

885 ft

7

China Resources Shennan Road No. 1

Shenzhen

262 m

860 ft

8

Menara Astra

Jakarta

262 m

858 ft

9

Premier Tower

Melbourne

246 m

807 ft

10

Tencent Seafront Tower 1

Shenzhen

246 m

806 ft

11

Tianjin International Trade Tower 1

Tianjin

235 m

771 ft

12

Palm Tower

Dubai

232 m

760 ft

13

Dawangjing 618 Tower 1

Beijing

227 m

745 ft

14

Dawangjing 626 Tower 1

Beijing

220 m

722 ft

15

380 Lonsdale Street

Melbourne

218 m

714 ft

16

Dawangjing 626 Tower 2

Beijing

216 m

709 ft

17

Chow Tai Fook & New World Development Qianhai Headquarters North Tower

Shenzhen

211 m

694 ft

18

Pacific Century Place Jakarta

Jakarta

209 m

687 ft

19

Wangjing SOHO T3

Beijing

200 m

656 ft

20

Tencent Seafront Tower 2

Shenzhen

195 m

639 ft

21

8 Corporate Avenue

Chongqing

180 m

591 ft

22

Chongqing IFS T2

Chongqing

171 m

562 ft

23

Chongqing IFS T6

Chongqing

170 m

558 ft

24

Dawangjing 618 Tower 3

Beijing

170 m

557 ft

25

The Summit - Plot 554

Suzhou

167 m

547 ft

26

Tianjin International Trade Tower 3

Tianjin

165 m

542 ft

27

Tianjin International Trade Tower 2

Tianjin

165 m

542 ft

28

Lavenue Crown

Ho Chi Minh City

160 m

525 ft

29

7 Corporate Avenue

Chongqing

155 m

508 ft

30

175-185 Castlereagh Street

Sydney

155 m

507 ft

31

Dawangjing 618 Tower 2

Beijing

154 m

504 ft

32

480 Queen Street

Brisbane

153 m

502 ft

33

Studio City

Macau

152 m

499 ft

34

Atira La Trobe Street

Melbourne

131 m

430 ft

35

Chow Tai Fook & New World Development Qianhai Headquarters South Tower

Shenzhen

130 m

425 ft

36

Wangjing SOHO T2

Beijing

127 m

417 ft

37

177 Pacific Highway

Sydney

125 m

410 ft

38

6 Corporate Avenue

Chongqing

121 m

396 ft

39

Wangjing SOHO T1

Beijing

118 m

387 ft

40

Swanston Square Apartment Tower

Melbourne

115 m

377 ft

41

Chongqing IFS T3

Chongqing

105 m

344 ft

41

Chongqing IFS T5

Chongqing

105 m

344 ft

43

ARC by Crown Group

Sydney

88 m

289 ft

44

Kings Square I

Perth

88 m

289 ft

45

Hybrid Tower

Shenzhen

87 m

287 ft

46

WSU Bankstown Campus

Sydney

83 m

271 ft

47

Panyu Tiahe City Tower 1

Guangzhou

- m

- ft

48

Emperor Hotel

Hong Kong

- m

- ft

48

Panyu Tiahe City Tower 2

Guangzhou

- m

- ft

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

5 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (53%), 23 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete (55%), 21 Buildings

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

Total: 43 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 38 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 43 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.

 

28 July 2016 | Brisbane

Changing Face of Brisbane: Seminar 3

The CTBUH Australia Chapter’s Brisbane Committee held a particular focus on Brisbane Skytower, which was currently under construction, during their third breakfast seminar.

17 October 2016

Tencent Seafront Tower – A Case Study on Façade Engineering as Functional Patterns

CK Dickson Wong, Hugh Brennand & Vincent Ng

A methodology that façade engineers commonly use to understand and detail a façade element is to break it down into “functional patterns” – principles that...

05 March 2021

Approval Granted for Sydney Skyscraper

Canadian-based Oxford Properties Group will move ahead on building a 38-story office tower above Sydney Metro’s future Pitt Street Station after the project was approved....

29 July 2020

Singapore-Based Property Group Eyes Final Sales at Melbourne Tower

Singapore-listed property developer Fragrance Group has topped out its 78-story Premier Tower in Melbourne as it pursues efforts to sell the remaining units in the...

14 November 2019

University in Sydney Prepares to Transition to a New Campus

The New South Wales Government is calling on the community to make their voices heard on Western Sydney University’s proposed AU$260 million (US$176 million) new...

20 August 2019

Structural Work on The Nakheel Palm Tower Has Been Completed

Dubai’s Palm Tower, situated at the center of the “trunk” of the Palm Jumeirah, was visited in the wake of a recent announcement by the...

CTBUH Initiatives Involving Inhabit Group

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.

The Changing Face of Brisbane: Seminar Three

28 July 2016

The CTBUH Australia Chapter’s Brisbane Committee held a particular focus on Brisbane Skytower, currently under construction, during their third breakfast seminar.