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17 October 2016

Bangkok and the MahaNakhon Tower

Sorapoj Techakraisri, PACE Development Corporation

When the developer and architect behind MahaNakhon Tower set out to design and build the tallest building in Bangkok, they were determined to construct a...

17 October 2016

MahaNakhon Observatory: Developing a Tourism Destination for Thailand’s Tallest Building | MahaNakhon

Kipsan Back, PACE Development Corporation

As Thailand’s tallest building, MahaNakhon seeks to redefine the skyline and create a beacon of expression for Thailand with the positioning of “Bangkok Rising.” Developer...

17 October 2016

ICC – Rising High for the Future of Hong Kong

Tony Tang, Sun Hung Kai Properties Limited

Standing at 484 meters, Sun Hung Kai’s ICC is the tallest building in Hong Kong and currently the 7th tallest in the world. ICC does...

16 September 2014

MahaNakhon Tower and the Use of CTBUH Seismic Guidelines

Kanokpat Chanvaivit, Bouygues-Thai Co. Ltd.

MahaNakhon Tower developed by PACE Development Corporation PLC is a 77-Story mixed-use development in Bangkok, Thailand. It will be Bangkok’s tallest tower, standing at 314...

16 January 2012

Case Study: The Hansar, Bangkok

Mun Summ Wong & Richard Hassell, WOHA

High-rise, high-density living has been embraced as a positive housing solution for many millions of people living in Asia’s growing urban metropolises. The Hansar, a...

20 October 2003

Progressive Analysis of Cross-Sections Exposed to Fire

Naveed Anwar & M. Talha Junaid, Asian Institute of Technology; Umer Haroon, Computers & Structures

The computational method presented in this paper reports the behavioral aspects of beam-column cross-sections under axial-flexural, exposed to high temperatures. A computer application of the...