Beirut Facts

150m+ Buildings 2 Completed1 Under Constr.
Tallest Building Sama Beirut (195 m)
Global Ranking #163 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #12 in Middle East by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Country Ranking #1 in Lebanon by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
First 150m+ Building Sky Gate (2016)
Average Building Age 1 year
Most Common Function Mixed-use, 67%
Most Common Material Concrete, 100%

All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings.

Buildings See All Buildings in City

1   The Edge 2017 220 m
2   Sama Beirut 2017 195 m
3   Sky Gate 2016 180 m
4   Marina Tower 2006 149 m
5   Quasar Saifi 450 - 138 m
6   Habtoor Grand Hotel Convention Center & Spa 2005 130 m
7   Bay Tower 2011 125 m
8   Platinum Tower 2009 120 m
9   Four Seasons Hotel 2009 120 m
10   Beirut Terraces 2017 120 m
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.
1   Pinwheel South Tower - 315 m
2   Pinwheel North Tower - 200 m
3   Kettaneh Landmark KLM - 112 m
4   Harbor 970 - 108 m
5   MAKI Block 20-02 - 90 m
6   Banque Libano Francaise Headquarters - -
7   T3 - -
  Proposed
1   Pinwheel South Tower - 315 m
2   The Edge 2017 220 m
3   Pinwheel North Tower - 200 m
4   Sama Beirut 2017 195 m
5   Sky Gate 2016 180 m
6   Marina Tower 2006 149 m
7   Quasar Saifi 450 - 138 m
8   Habtoor Grand Hotel Convention Center & Spa 2005 130 m
9   Bay Tower 2011 125 m
10   Platinum Tower 2009 120 m
  Completed   Under Constr.   Proposed

Building Function More Charts

Based on 3 Buildings Over 150m Height

 

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CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH Names Tall Building Award Winners and Finalists
22 Jun 2016 – Awards Event

Videos

Embracing Constraints to Find Success: The Cube
3 Nov 2016 – Jeroen Schipper, Orange Architects; Patrick Meijers, Orange Architects

Interview: The Cube
3 Nov 2016 – Patrick Meijers & Jeroen Schipper, Orange Architects