Tag: Supertall buildings

  • Skyscraper Completions Take Hit From COVID-19 Pandemic in 2020

    Skyscraper Completions Take Hit From COVID-19 Pandemic in 2020

    The number of completed buildings taller than 656 feet (200 meters) in 2020 was 106, 20% lower than 2019 when 133 were completed. The last time this few tall buildings were completed was in 2014, when 105 were constructed. The trend was analyzed by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) in its…

  • Report: Most “Supertall” Buildings Ever Completed in 2018

    Architects are designing taller buildings each year across the globe. That trend was analyzed by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) in its “2018 Tall Building Year in Review.” There are currently 1,478 buildings in the world taller than 656 feet (200 meters). Of those buildings, 143 were completed this year, maintaining…