The Cube, the new iconic skyscraper standing on a prominently visible plot in Horch Tabet, an eastern district of Beirut, Lebanon, has won the regionally coveted “Best Tall Building Middle East & Africa 2016” Award.
The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) Qatar will hold its regional meeting next week at the iconic Torch Hotel in Doha's Aspire Zone.
The topic of the meeting on April 23 will be: Creating an Iconic Building:
Index, the 80-storey building developed by Union Properties in Dubai, has clinched the '2011 Best Tall Building' award for the Middle East and Africa region from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH).
The award wi
Mohamed Alabbar, chairman of Dubai-based developer Emaar Properties, has been selected as one of only six members in the international awards committee of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH).
Alabbar is the first Middle
Burj Khalifa has won a 'Best Tall Building' award for 2010 from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH), an international organisation based in Chicago.
These awards recognise outstanding tall buildings from each of
Tall buildings and sustainable urban environments will be the highlight of a meeting of a Doha council dedicated to urban construction.
The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) will hold its first meeting today (May 31) in D
Most of the current building codes are inappropriate for tall buildings and their use will lead to inefficient and potentially unsafe construction, said an internationally acclaimed seismic design expert.
Michael Willford, the co-chair of
Autodesk had highlighted its sustainable design solution at an international conference held in Dubai.
Autodesk, the world leader in 2D and 3D design software for the manufacturing, building, and media and entertainment markets, explained
Significant gains can be made in efforts to combat global warming by reducing energy use and improving energy efficiency in tall buildings, says an expert.
The right mix of appropriate design and greater use of energy saving technolo