CTBUH Silver Member

Front Inc.

About

Member Since: 2019

Member Offices: Hong Kong, London, New York City

Website: https://www.frontinc.com/

Established in 2002, Front is a specialist façade consulting and engineering practice with offices in New York, San Francisco, Seattle, London and Hong Kong. We are a cross-disciplinary group of creative individuals with professional backgrounds in Architecture and Engineering. We work with owners, architects, engineers, construction managers, contractors, testing facilities and fabricators in a collaborative fashion. We are specialists in architectural façade systems for new and retrofit construction, including curtain wall, bespoke cladding systems and the use of structural glass, fabrics and related lightweight structures deploying a wide palette of materials. Our work ranges in size and complexity and includes large-scale high-rise projects, public and cultural institutions, additions to historically sensitive sites, as well as custom designed work for retail and private residences

Fields of Expertise

Façade Design / Engineering

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2019

Member Offices

  • Hong Kong

  • London

  • New York City

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

PIF Tower

385 m / 1,263 ft

2

Salesforce Tower

326.1 m / 1,070 ft

3

MahaNakhon

314 m / 1,030 ft

4

10 Hudson Yards

267.7 m / 878 ft

5

Brookfield Place Tower One

247 m / 810 ft

6

Shenzhen Stock Exchange

245.8 m / 806 ft

7

CCTV Headquarters

234 m / 768 ft

8

Shenzhen Energy Headquarters North Tower

218 m / 715 ft

9

Space Needle

184.4 m / 605 ft

10

Strata Tower

168 m / 551 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Global News

29 June 2020

Luxury Condo Tower in Vancouver Hits Financial Challenge

The pace of Terrace House‘s construction over the past two-and-a-half years has been far slower than normal, as if it has been suspended, and a...

Global News

09 March 2020

New York City’s Highest Outdoor Skydeck Set to Open

The opening of Edge, the highest outdoor sky deck in the Western Hemisphere, offering 360-degree views of New York City’s iconic skyline will be celebrated...

Global News

19 December 2019

Development Proposals in Brooklyn Move Forward

A new waterfront park and two mixed-use towers may soon come to the Brooklyn waterfront, north of the Domino Sugar Factory redevelopment site in the...

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

10 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (30%), 12 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Composite (42%), 11 Buildings

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

Total: 40 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 26 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 40 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.