Four buildings, from the United States, Australia, the Netherlands
and the United Arab Emirates, have been named the best tall buildings in the world for 2014 by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH).
The four regional winners are:
- The Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt Federal Building, Portland, USA (Americas)
- One Central Park, Sydney, Australia (Asia & Australia)
- De Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands (Europe)
- Cayan Tower, Dubai, UAE (Middle East & Africa)
An overall winner for the 'Best Tall Building Worldwide' will be named from the four
regional winners, following presentations from the owners and architects of each
building, at the CTBUH 13th Annual Awards Symposium, which will take place at the
Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, on 6 November.
The symposium will be
followed by the Awards Ceremony and Dinner in the Crown Hall, designed by
Mies van der Rohe. The 10-Year, Urban Habitat, Lifetime Achievement, Building
Performance and Innovation awards will be announced in the coming weeks, and will also feature at November’s awards events.