Tehran, Iran

Tehran Facts

150m+ Buildings 1 Completed1 Under Constr.
Tallest Building Tehran International Tower (162 m)
Global Ranking #226 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #14 in Middle East by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Country Ranking #1 in Iran by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
First 150m+ Building Tehran International Tower (2007)
Average Building Age 12 years
Most Common Function Residential, 50%
Most Common Material Concrete, 50%

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

Buildings See All Buildings in City

1   Fereshteh Pasargad Hotel 2019 188 m
2   Tehran International Tower 2007 162 m
3   Tehran International Financial Center 2018 138 m
4   Kapsad Development Housing 1978 135 m
5   B3 Tower 2007 122 m
6   Imperial Medical Center 2003 120 m
7   Third Millennium Tower 2017 120 m
8   Sepher Tower 1998 115 m
9   Farmaneih Residential Commercial Tower 2005 105 m
10   Golnar Tower 2001 100 m
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.
1   Fereshteh Pasargad Hotel 2019 188 m
2   Tehran International Tower 2007 162 m
3   Tehran International Financial Center 2018 138 m
4   Kapsad Development Housing 1978 135 m
5   B3 Tower 2007 122 m
6   Imperial Medical Center 2003 120 m
7   Third Millennium Tower 2017 120 m
8   Sepher Tower 1998 115 m
9   Farmaneih Residential Commercial Tower 2005 105 m
10   Golnar Tower 2001 100 m
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Under Constr.

Building Function More Charts

Based on 2 Buildings Over 150m Height

 

Structural Material More Charts

Based on 2 Buildings Over 150m Height

 

Building Completions Timeline (Last 50 Years, 100 m+) Create Your Own Timeline

 
Usage Tips
  • Click a dot to see more information about that building.
  • Click a bar to see a list of all the buildings completed in that year.
  • Click and drag your mouse cursor around an area to zoom into that area.
  • To save or print this chart, click the icon on the upper right corner.

CTBUH Initiatives

Iran Conference on High-Rise Buildings
17-20 Jan 2017 – Event Invite

CTBUH Iran Participates in Iran Conference on High-Rise Buildings
17-19 Jan 2017 – Event Report

CTBUH Iran Sets Goals for the Future
22 Dec 2015 – Event Report

More Initiatives

CTBUH Initiatives Related to Tehran

CTBUH Iran Participates in Iran Conference on High-Rise Buildings
17-19 Jan 2017, Tehran – Event Report
CTBUH Iran led a panel discussion at the Third Conference on High-Rise Buildings, focusing on “Habitation in Green Cities.”
CTBUH Iran Sets Goals for the Future
22 Dec 2015, Tehran – Event Report
CTBUH Iran organized a session to introduce themselves and announce their mission and future undertakings during the Second National Conference on High-Rise Buildings.
University of Tehran Hosts CTBUH Workshop
23 Feb 2012, Tehran – Event Report
Students and professors from around Iran gathered recently for a CTBUH workshop on tall buildings and high-rise technology.

Research Papers

Preliminary Modelling of Plasco Tower Collapse
Dec 2018 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 7 Number 4

The Middle East: 30+ Years of Building Tall
Oct 2018 – CTBUH Journal, 2018 Issue IV

Megacities: Setting the Scene
Oct 2016 – CTBUH Journal, 2016 Issue IV

More Papers

Papers Related to Tehran

Preliminary Modelling of Plasco Tower Collapse
Dec 2018 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 7 Number 4; Tejeswar Yarlagadda & Liming Jiang, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University; Hamzeh Hajiloo, Queens University; et al
In a recent tragic fire incident, the Plasco Tower collapsed after an intense outburst of fire lasting for three and a half hours and claiming the lives of 16…
The Middle East: 30+ Years of Building Tall
Oct 2018 – CTBUH Journal, 2018 Issue IV; CTBUH Research
The Middle East region is hosting its first CTBUH International Conference since 2008. In that year, there were 119 completed buildings of 150 meters or greater height.…
Megacities: Setting the Scene
Oct 2016 – CTBUH Journal, 2016 Issue IV; Daniel Safarik, Shawn Ursini & Antony Wood; Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
The rise of the megacity presents unprecedented opportunities to understand the human urbanization phenomenon, and to observe the effects of multicore, polycentric cities…
A New Leader for Telecom Towers
Jun 2012 – CTBUH Journal, 2012 Issue II; CTBUH Research
With the recent completion of two megatall telecommunication/observation towers it is perhaps time to review these structures and also explain why they are distinguished…

Browse hundreds of other papers published by CTBUH members on a range of multi-disciplinary subjects in the Research Papers Library