May 2021 - The Permasteelisa Group will play an active role in the Council on Tall Building and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) 2021 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference, to be virtually held Tuesday 18 May through Thursday 20 May.
Powered by the CTBUH, the conference explores and celebrates the very best in innovative tall buildings, urban spaces, building technologies, and construction practices from around the world. The event brings a critical cross-section of tall building owners, developers, occupiers, designers, engineers, builders, and operators - along with the interested public - to investigate the cutting-edge in sustainable urbanism, as presented by the world’s foremost examples.
Besides being Gold Sponsor of the Conference, and being the exclusive Sponsor of the Innovation Award Category, the Group will also deliver 2 presentations on 2 of our latest and most innovative projects. In particular, Mr. Wolfgang Rudolph, Director Project Management - Executive for Josef Gartner GmbH, will explore the overcome challenges of the Lakhta Center in the “Curved Wings Converging into a Spire” presentation. (19 May 2021 - 8:05 AM - 9:50 AM time slot - Tokyo/London/Los Angeles)
Mr. Kumaresh Thanapalan, Business Development and Estimating Manager for Permasteelisa Pty will present the technologically advanced and sustainable façade technology used to clad the UTS Central in Sydney, Australia. (19 May 2021 - 2:05 PM – 3:50 PM time slot - Tokyo/London/Los Angeles)
There are as many as eight projects clad by the Permasteelisa Group that have received the CTBUH Award of Excellence this year. During the 3-days conference they will compete for the overall category recognition.
The eight awarded projects are:
/ International Commerce Centre - CTBUH 10 Year Award of Excellence (2020)
/ UTS Central - CTBUH Best Tall Building under 100 meters Award of Excellence
/ MIRA Tower - CTBUH Best Tall Building 100-199 meters and CTBUH Best Tall Residential or Hotel Building Awards of Excellence
/ Atrio North Tower - CTBUH Best Tall Building 200-299 meters and Best Tall Office Building Awards of Excellence
/ Suzhou IFS - CTBUH Best Tall Building 400 meters and above Award of Excellence
/ Lakhta Center - CTBUH Best Tall Building 400 meters and above and Façade Engineering Awards of Excellence
/ Central Park Tower - CTBUH Best Tall Building 400 meters and above Award of Excellence
/ Brunel Building - CTBUH Façade Engineering Award of Excellence