In a feature on the SOM-designed 252 East 57th Street, The Real Deal highlights the building's elegant design. SOM Design Partner Roger Duffy sheds light on the inspiration behind the tower, which is located on New York's "Billionaires' Row."
On August 18th, 2017, Yue Zhu and Amber Jan will speak at the 2017 Real Estate Design China Awards Forum in Shanghai. Zhu and Jan will deliver a presentation on Beijing Greenland Center, SOM's most recent addition to the growing Dawangjing Business District in Beijing.
The SOM-designed Tanjong Pagar Centre is featured in EdgeProp as one of the landmark projects transforming Singapore's skyline. Reaching a height of 290 meters, the building is the tallest tower in the country and offers office, residential, retail, and hospitality space.
EdgeProp reports on Tanjong Pagar Centre, a 290-meter-tall skyscraper recognized as the new focal point within Singapore's Tanjong Pagar district. The SOM-designed tower, the tallest in the country, sets the standard for a sustainable and livable development in Singapore.
Beijing Greenland Center and Nanchang Greenland Exhibition Center have both won 2016-2017 Real Estate Design China Awards. The annual awards program recognizes projects that have played a significant role in improving the built environment of China.
Three SOM projects won seven Architectural Engineering Institute (AEI) Professional Project Awards. The award program recognizes exceptional design achievement, with a focus on projects that show an integrated approach to architectural engineering.
Five SOM projects are featured in "CTBUH Year in Review," an annual report with data on the world's new tallest buildings. Beijing Greenland Center, Tanjong Pagar Centre, 252 E. 57th Street, Ningbo Bank of China, and Chongqing Rural Commercial Bank Financial Building made the list.
Three SOM projects—Beijing Greenland Center, OKO Tower, and the U.S. Air Force Academy Center for Character and Leadership Development—won the 2016 ASHRAE Illinois Excellence in Engineering Award. The program honors outstanding engineering work by ASHRAE Illinois Chapter members.
Dezeen includes SOM's Beijing Greenland Center in its year-end review of the most compelling skyscraper designs in 2016. The distinctive 260-meter-tall tower is clad in an intricate, trapezoidal glass curtain that creates a woven texture of light and shadow.