We have been producing the world's most iconic skyscrapers for more than half a century. No firm has made a greater impact on the design and engineering of tall buildings than SOM.
One World Trade Center
Seven of the world's 20 tallest buildings were designed by SOM. Our architects and engineers collaborate to pioneer designs and structural systems that set bold new standards for high-rise architecture.
With a rigorous design approach, long legacy of innovation, and deep understanding of the forces that govern tall buildings, we produce record-breaking towers that are elegant, efficient, and timeless.
John Hancock Center
The next generation of tall buildings demands new ideas and technologies that are environmentally responsive. We're at the forefront of creating high-performance towers that are exemplars of sustainable design.
China Merchants Tower and Woods Park
From a tower's base to its pinnacle, we design buildings that respect their urban context and enliven the cityscape. Our skyscrapers serve their clients and communities while becoming landmarks of global renown.
7 World Trade Center