This 46-storey Doha Tower near the Corniche has been named the Best Tall Building in Middle East & Africa

by the Chicago-based Council on Tall Building and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) 13 June 2012. The four regional winners

include the Absolute Towers (Americas); 1 Bligh Street, Sydney (Asia and Australia); Palazzo Lombardia, Milan (Europe);

and Doha Tower, Doha (Middle East and Africa).


Doha Tower Named Best Tall Building Worldwide

Awards Ceremony Honors Jahn, Thornton and Tomasetti for Stellar Careers

October 19, 2012

Read an overview of the afternoon's Symposium that preceded this event.


The distinctive and innovative Doha Tower designed by French architect Jean Nouvel, was named Best Tall Building Worldwide by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat in a ceremony Oct. 18  in the Illinois Institute of Technology’s seminal Crown Hall.

                                               Doha Tower, Winner of the Best Tall Building Worldwide                                                               Richard Cook with the Doha Tower (Worldwide and Middle East & Asia Winner) project team.

Designed By: Nashwan Bitar