CTBUH Silver Member

Foster + Partners

About

Member Since: 2015

Member Offices: London, New York City

Website: http://www.fosterandpartners.com

Foster + Partners is one of the most innovative architecture and integrated design practices in the world. Over the past four decades the practice has pioneered a sustainable approach to architecture through a strikingly wide range of work, from urban masterplans, public infrastructure, airports, civic and cultural buildings, offices and workplaces to private houses and product design. Based in London, with offices worldwide, the practice has an international reputation, with buildings on six continents. Since its inception in 1967 it has received more than 620 awards for excellence and won over 100 national and international competitions.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture

Buildings

Please note that all heights shown in italics/red are estimated heights. These have been calculated based on known floor counts for the building, then extrapolated through analyzing typically hundreds of buildings of the same function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard building features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of these estimations.

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

JPMorgan Chase World Headquarters

423 m / 1,388 ft

2

350 Park Avenue

411.5 m / 1,350 ft

3

Penn 15

387.1 m / 1,270 ft

4

Burj Mohammed Bin Rashid

381.2 m / 1,251 ft

5

Comcast Technology Center

339.1 m / 1,112 ft

6

The One

338.3 m / 1,110 ft

7

Yuexiu Global Financial Center

330 m / 1,083 ft

8

The Index

326 m / 1,070 ft

9

The Towers

319.7 m / 1,049 ft

10

Varso Tower

310 m / 1,017 ft

Awards

Comcast Technology Center

Winner: Comcast Technology Center

Best Tall Building Americas 2021

Ctbuh Leaders

James Pinkerton

James Pinkerton

CTBUH United Kingdom Chapter, 2023 – Present

London

Associated companies

Please note that all heights shown in italics/red are estimated heights. These have been calculated based on known floor counts for the building, then extrapolated through analyzing typically hundreds of buildings of the same function on this database that do have confirmed heights. The user should be aware that non-standard building features, such as significant spires or raised entrances / podiums, may affect the accuracy of these estimations.

Rank
Name
City
Height

1

M Tower

Shanghai

900 m

2,953 ft

2

Millennium Tower

Tokyo

840 m

2,756 ft

3

India Tower

Mumbai

700 m

2,296 ft

4

Russia Tower

Moscow

612 m

2,008 ft

5

World Trade Center

New York City

538 m

1,765 ft

6

Chongqing International Commerce Centre T1

Chongqing

528 m

1,732 ft

6

Chongqing International Commerce Centre T2

Chongqing

528 m

1,732 ft

8

Crystal Island

Moscow

450 m

1,476 ft

9

JPMorgan Chase World Headquarters

New York City

423 m

1,388 ft

10

350 Park Avenue

New York City

412 m

1,350 ft

11

2 World Trade Center

New York City

411 m

1,348 ft

12

Z6 Plot

Beijing

408 m

1,339 ft

13

Lotus Tower

Hanoi

400 m

1,312 ft

14

Al Khozama Centre

Riyadh

400 m

1,312 ft

15

Suning Xinjiekou Plaza

Nanjing

388 m

1,273 ft

16

China Merchants Bank Headquarters Tower 1

Shenzhen

388 m

1,273 ft

17

Penn 15

New York City

387 m

1,270 ft

18

London Millennium Tower

London

386 m

1,265 ft

19

Burj Mohammed Bin Rashid

Abu Dhabi

381 m

1,251 ft

20

VietinBank Business Center Office Tower

Hanoi

363 m

1,191 ft

21

Comcast Technology Center

Philadelphia

339 m

1,112 ft

22

The One

Toronto

338 m

1,110 ft

23

Yuexiu Global Financial Center

Wuhan

330 m

1,083 ft

24

Oxford Place East Office Tower

Toronto

326 m

1,070 ft

24

Oxford Place West Office Tower

Toronto

326 m

1,070 ft

26

The Index

Dubai

326 m

1,070 ft

27

Hermitage Plaza South Tower

Courbevoie

320 m

1,050 ft

28

Hermitage Plaza East Tower

Courbevoie

320 m

1,050 ft

29

The Towers

Miami

320 m

1,049 ft

30

Varso Tower

Warsaw

310 m

1,017 ft

31

The Tulip

London

305 m

1,002 ft

32

50 Main Street

San Francisco

302 m

992 ft

33

Lusail Plaza Tower 3

Doha

301 m

986 ft

33

Lusail Plaza Tower 4

Doha

301 m

986 ft

35

NBK Tower

Kuwait City

300 m

984 ft

36

50 Hudson Yards

New York City

299 m

981 ft

37

Torre de Collserola

Barcelona

288 m

945 ft

38

Crystal Tower

Khanty-Mansiysk

280 m

919 ft

39

ICD Brookfield Place

Dubai

279 m

916 ft

40

Oceanwide Center Tower 1

San Francisco

277 m

910 ft

41

The Estate Makati

Makati

277 m

908 ft

42

World Trade Center Abu Dhabi - The Offices

Abu Dhabi

277 m

907 ft

43

Ilham Tower

Kuala Lumpur

274 m

899 ft

44

Al Faisaliah Center

Riyadh

267 m

876 ft

45

Salesforce Tower

Sydney

263 m

863 ft

46

425 Park Avenue

New York City

262 m

860 ft

47

Transamerica Pyramid Center

San Francisco

260 m

853 ft

48

Commerzbank Tower

Frankfurt am Main

259 m

850 ft

49

3 Sutton Place

New York City

257 m

844 ft

50

Central Market Hotel Tower

Abu Dhabi

255 m

837 ft

51

Reforma 432

Mexico City

254 m

833 ft

52

VietinBank Business Center Hotel Tower

Hanoi

252 m

827 ft

53

Landmarkk Towers

Istanbul

250 m

820 ft

54

Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly

Amaravati

250 m

820 ft

55

Torre Cepsa

Madrid

248 m

815 ft

56

Elephant and Castle Main Tower

London

244 m

801 ft

57

Deutsche Bank Place

Sydney

240 m

787 ft

58

The Bow

Calgary

238 m

779 ft

59

Samba Bank HQ Tower

Riyadh

231 m

758 ft

60

Emaar Square The Address Hotel & Residences

Istanbul

229 m

753 ft

61

North Quay R01

London

222 m

727 ft

62

Capital Tower

Amman

220 m

722 ft

63

Euro America Financial City Tower 1

Hangzhou

220 m

722 ft

63

Euro America Financial City Tower 2

Hangzhou

220 m

722 ft

65

South Beach South Tower

Singapore

218 m

714 ft

66

South Beach North Tower

Singapore

218 m

714 ft

67

100 East 53rd Street

New York City

217 m

711 ft

68

AFD Tower 1

Almaty

216 m

709 ft

68

AFD Tower 2

Almaty

216 m

709 ft

70

Lusail Plaza Tower 1

Doha

216 m

708 ft

70

Lusail Plaza Tower 2

Doha

216 m

708 ft

72

Valiant Tower

London

215 m

704 ft

73

DJI Sky City Tower 2

Shenzhen

213 m

699 ft

74

Omkar 1973 Worli Tower A

Mumbai

212 m

696 ft

74

Omkar 1973 Worli Tower B

Mumbai

212 m

696 ft

74

Omkar 1973 Worli Tower C

Mumbai

212 m

696 ft

77

North Quay Office Tower

London

212 m

696 ft

78

Suhe Centre

Shanghai

206 m

675 ft

79

The Troika Tower 3

Kuala Lumpur

204 m

669 ft

80

8 Canada Square

London

200 m

655 ft

81

Riviera Tower

Elliniko-Argyroupoli

198 m

650 ft

82

North Quay R02

London

197 m

645 ft

83

DJI Sky City Tower 1

Shenzhen

195 m

640 ft

84

Harcourt Gardens

London

192 m

631 ft

85

Third & Cherry

Seattle

192 m

629 ft

86

Oceanwide Center Tower 2

San Francisco

191 m

627 ft

87

Hearst Tower

New York City

182 m

597 ft

88

Residences Bel-Air Phase 6 8-9

Hong Kong

180 m

591 ft

89

Residences Bel-Air Phase 6 6-7

Hong Kong

180 m

591 ft

90

The Bund Finance Center North

Shanghai

180 m

591 ft

90

The Bund Finance Center South

Shanghai

180 m

591 ft

92

China Merchants Bank Headquarters Tower 2

Shenzhen

180 m

591 ft

93

King's Cross Twin Towers I

London

180 m

590 ft

93

King's Cross Twin Towers II

London

180 m

590 ft

95

30 St Mary Axe

London

180 m

590 ft

96

Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Headquarters

Hong Kong

179 m

587 ft

97

The Troika Tower 2

Kuala Lumpur

177 m

581 ft

98

Daewoo Tech Tower

Seoul

172 m

564 ft

99

Baltimore

Rotterdam

170 m

558 ft

100

Jiushi Corporation Headquarters

Shanghai

168 m

551 ft

101

50 United Nations Plaza

New York City

167 m

548 ft

102

Bishops Place Building 3

London

164 m

539 ft

103

Principal Tower

London

161 m

529 ft

104

Residences Bel-Air Phase 6 3 & 5

Hong Kong

161 m

528 ft

105

The Troika Tower 1

Kuala Lumpur

160 m

525 ft

106

Parkline Place

Sydney

155 m

507 ft

107

Avenida Cordoba 120

Buenos Aires

153 m

502 ft

108

Lumiere

Sydney

152 m

499 ft

109

Saqqara Residences 2

San Pedro Garza García

150 m

492 ft

109

Saqqara Residences 1

San Pedro Garza García

150 m

492 ft

111

Khan Shatyr Entertainment Centre

Astana

150 m

492 ft

112

Carrara Tower

London

150 m

491 ft

113

50 Scollard

Toronto

147 m

483 ft

114

Residences Bel-Air Phase 6 1-2

Hong Kong

142 m

466 ft

115

The Harmon

Las Vegas

138 m

453 ft

116

World Port Center

Rotterdam

134 m

438 ft

117

Valencia Tower

London

130 m

426 ft

118

Hellinikon Integrated Resort Casino Tower

Elliniko-Argyroupoli

128 m

420 ft

119

The Willis Building

London

125 m

409 ft

120

MOL Campus

Budapest

120 m

394 ft

121

Jameson House

Vancouver

119 m

389 ft

122

Burlington Tower

London

115 m

378 ft

123

Fraser Suites

Sydney

115 m

377 ft

124

3Beirut Tower 1

Beirut

112 m

367 ft

125

North Quay R03

London

107 m

351 ft

126

CITIC Bank Headquarters

Hangzhou

100 m

328 ft

127

Colechurch House Redevelopment

London

100 m

327 ft

128

AQWA Corporate

Rio de Janeiro

95 m

312 ft

129

Century Tower

Tokyo

91 m

299 ft

130

AQWA Corporate 2

Rio de Janeiro

90 m

295 ft

131

The Lily Repulse Bay

Hong Kong

90 m

294 ft

132

The Murray

Hong Kong

89 m

292 ft

133

551 West 21st Street

New York City

88 m

290 ft

134

RMK Headquarters

Yekaterinburg

88 m

290 ft

135

Ernst & Young

Amsterdam

87 m

285 ft

136

The Corniche, Building 2

London

85 m

279 ft

137

Moor House

London

82 m

268 ft

138

North Wing

Copenhagen

81 m

265 ft

139

Two Transamerica Plaza

San Francisco

80 m

263 ft

140

3Beirut Tower 2

Beirut

78 m

256 ft

141

The Corniche, Building 1

London

76 m

249 ft

142

Thameside West-Phase 1 Building A

London

75 m

247 ft

142

Thameside West-Phase 1 Building B

London

75 m

247 ft

144

DUO West

Sydney

71 m

232 ft

145

Vita

London

68 m

223 ft

146

Principal Place

London

67 m

221 ft

147

DUO East

Sydney

66 m

216 ft

148

Faena House

Miami Beach

66 m

215 ft

149

Battersea Roof Gardens

London

64 m

210 ft

150

101 Whitechapel High Street

London

63 m

205 ft

151

3Beirut Tower 3

Beirut

61 m

200 ft

152

Leslie L. Dan Pharmacy Building

Toronto

57 m

187 ft

153

Silken Puerta America Madrid

Madrid

53 m

174 ft

154

The Corniche, Building 3

London

51 m

167 ft

155

PPA 30 Parcel 2.07 Tower A

Riyadh

49 m

160 ft

156

World Trade Center East Building

Falciano

48 m

157 ft

156

World Trade Center West Building

Falciano

48 m

157 ft

158

PPA 30 Parcel 2.07 Tower B

Riyadh

39 m

128 ft

158

PPA 30 Parcel 2.07 Tower C

Riyadh

39 m

128 ft

160

BWDC Residential Tower

Taguig City

- m

- ft

161

One Beverly Hills South Tower

Beverly Hills

- m

- ft

162

Private Residences by Omniyat

Dubai

- m

- ft

163

One Beverly Hills North Tower

Beverly Hills

- m

- ft

164

Goldsun Group Headquarters

Taipei

- m

- ft

165

Waldorf Astoria

San Francisco

- m

- ft

166

The Pavilion

Philadelphia

- m

- ft

167

Shibuya Marui Department Store

Tokyo

- m

- ft

168

18 Blackfriars Office Building

London

- m

- ft

168

18 Blackfriars Paris Building

London

- m

- ft

168

18 Blackfriars Stamford Building

London

- m

- ft

168

Hellinikon Mall Hotel Tower

Elliniko-Argyroupoli

- m

- ft

168

Hellinikon Office Tower

Elliniko-Argyroupoli

- m

- ft

168

Hellinikon Promenade Residential Tower

Elliniko-Argyroupoli

- m

- ft

168

Jabal Omar Development Hotel Tower 1

Mecca

- m

- ft

168

Jabal Omar Development Hotel Tower 2

Mecca

- m

- ft

168

Midtown Bus Terminal 10th Avenue Tower

New York City

- m

- ft

168

Midtown Bus Terminal 11th Avenue Tower

New York City

- m

- ft

168

Midtown Bus Terminal 8th Avenue Tower

New York City

- m

- ft

168

Midtown Bus Terminal 9th Avenue Tower

New York City

- m

- ft

CTBUH Initiatives Involving Foster + Partners

CTBUH Turkey Committee Presents: Future Design Trends in Construction

18 June 2020

The CTBUH Turkey Committee presents a discussion on the implications of COVID-19 on the design of construction projects.

What does the Future Hold for the Construction Industry?

27 May 2020

Given the rapidly shifting work environment brought by COVID-19, a panel of industry leaders will share their experiences & views on its lasting influence over the future of working.

CTBUH Serbia Conference: Going Tall in Southeast Europe

19 June 2019

Join CTBUH Serbia for a regional conference, which promises to assemble leading architects, designers, construction experts, and developers for an engaging series of presentations.

CTBUH Team Travels to Dubai

31 January 2018

CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood and Events Manager Jessica Rinkel-Miller traveled to Dubai in preparation for the 2018 Middle East Conference.

CTBUH Canada: Supertall Toronto

29 November 2017

CTBUH Canada held a breakfast event to showcase Toronto's first supertall, The One, which will stand at 307 meters tall and is currently under construction.

CTBUH Israel’s Tel Aviv Regional Conference

13–15 November 2017

The city of Tel Aviv was honored to host the CTBUH Tel Aviv Regional Conference in collaboration with the annual IACIE conference and CTBUH Israel.