Tall Building

Some articles on tall building, tall buildings:

Burj Khalifa - Reception - Awards
... In June 2010, Burj Khalifa was the recipient of the 2010 Best Tall Building Middle East Africa award by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat ... The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat bestowed a new award for Burj Khalifa at its annual “Best Tall Buildings Awards Ceremony” on 25 ... that make a profound impact, not only on the local or regional context, but on the genre of tall buildings globally ...
Seagram Building - Structure
... the structural engineering consultants, it was the first tall building to use high strength bolted connections, the first tall building to combine a braced frame with a moment frame, one of the first tall buildings ...

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