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Kingdom Tower, set to become the world’s next-tallest building at 1,000 meters,
on January 28,2014

Experts from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat release their 2014 construction forecast for the worldwide high-rise industry. 

At 1,166 feet, the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai Tower 2 was the tallest build
on January 21,2014

Last year was the second-busiest ever in terms of 200-meter-plus building completions, with 73 towers, according to a report by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat.

The Poly Corporation Headquarters in Beijing features a unique design component
on July 09,2013

KONE's carbon-fiber hoisting technology and the Broad Group's prefab construction process are among the breakthroughs named 2013 Innovation Award winners by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat.

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on March 13,2013 in Feature

New elevator technology enables Detroit’s Cobo Center to replace its escalators without disruption to its convention business.

on October 12,2011 in Feature

Elevators and escalators have been re-engineered to help building owners reduce energy consumption and move people more efficiently. 

on April 18,2011 in Feature

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