Emporis Skyscraper Award

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The Emporis Skyscraper Award is an award for architectural excellence regarding the design of buildings and their functionality.

The award is presented annually by Emporis to the building representing the "Best new skyscraper for design and functionality". To qualify, nominated buildings must have been completed during the year of the award, and must be at least 100 meters in height. The award for each year is announced the following January and is usually presented at the following spring or summer. For 2000 and before, the award was known as the Skyscrapers.com Award.

Winners of the Emporis Skyscraper Award[edit]

Year First place Second place Third place
Building City Building City Building City
2000 Sofitel New York Hotel Sofitel New York2.jpg United States New York City
2001 One Wall Centre Onewallcentre.jpg Canada Vancouver Millennium Point Ritz Carlton Hotel Battery Park (3435247781).jpg United States New York City Plaza 66 Plaza 66 2008.jpg China Shanghai
2002 Kingdom Centre Saudi Arabia Riyadh Post Tower Posttower Bonn 001.jpg Germany Bonn 111 Huntington Avenue 111HuntingtonBoston.jpg United States Boston
2003 30 St Mary Axe SwissReHQ.jpg United Kingdom London Highcliff Highcliff 13 January 2007.jpg Hong Kong Hong Kong Skybridge Skybridge-Chicago.jpg United States Chicago
2004 Taipei 101 Taipei 101 2009 amk-EditMylius.jpg Taiwan Taipei Torre Agbar Torre Agbar - Barcelona, Spain - Jan 2007.jpg Spain Barcelona World Tower World tower, Sydney.jpg Australia Sydney
2005 Turning Torso Turning Torso 2.jpg Sweden Malmö Q1 Q1 Gold Coast.jpg Australia Gold Coast Montevideo Tower Rotterdam montevideotoren.jpg Netherlands Rotterdam
2006 Hearst Tower Hearstowernyc.JPG United States New York City The Wave The Wave Apartments, Gold Coast, QLD, AU.jpg Australia Gold Coast Eureka Tower Eureka Tower, Melbourne - Nov 2008.jpg Australia Melbourne
2007 Het Strijkijzer Het Strijkijzer The Hague cropped.JPG Netherlands The Hague Newton Suites Newton Suites.jpg Singapore Singapore Ontario Tower United Kingdom London
2008 Mode Gakuen Cocoon Tower Cocoontower.jpg Japan Tokyo Boutique Monaco South Korea Seoul Shanghai World Financial Center SWFC Jul08.jpg China Shanghai
2009 Aqua AquaChicago071209.JPG United States Chicago O-14 United Arab Emirates Dubai The Met The Met.jpg Thailand Bangkok
2010 Hotel Porta Fira Barcelona 2010 August 005 Hotel.JPG Spain Barcelona Burj Khalifa Burj Khalifa building.jpg United Arab Emirates Dubai Tour CMA CGM France Marseille
2011 8 Spruce Street Beekman Tower fr BB jeh.jpg United States New York Al Hamra Tower Alhamra Tower.jpg Kuwait Kuwait City Etihad Towers United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi
2012 Absolute World 1 Absolute World, Mississauga (2011).jpg Canada Mississauga Al Bahr Towers United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi Burj Qatar Qatar Doha
2013 The Shard London 01 2013 the Shard London Bridge 5205.JPG United Kingdom London DC Tower 1 DC Tower 1 September 2013.png Austria Vienna Sheraton Huzhou Hot Spring Resort Sheraton Huzhou Hot Spring Resort exterior night view.jpg China Huzhou

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