Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

Costa Rica Related Events/Initiatives

2018 Global Walking Tour: Walking on Water Reports
2 Aug 2018 – Tour Report
This year's 2018 Global Walking Tour explored the role of tall buildings along waterfronts and other natural settings.
Torre Paseo Colón 2 Signboard Ceremony
25 Mar 2017, San José – Event Report
CTBUH joined Torre Paseo Colón 2 officials in unveiling the commemorative signboard designating Torre Paseo Colón 2 as the tallest building in Costa Rica.
CTBUH Board of Trustees Travels to Costa Rica
23-25 Mar 2017, San José – Event Report
The CTBUH Board of Trustees was in Costa Rica for their twice annual meeting and to support a chapter event and a signboard ceremony for the country’s tallest building.
Costa Rica Group Discusses Sustainable Tall Buildings
25 Oct 2012, San José – Event Report
Victor Montero, the new CTBUH City Representative for San Jose, Costa Rica organized a forum to discuss tall building design and the challenges of local urban development.

Featured Tall Buildings in Costa Rica

Torre Paseo Colón

Torre Paseo Colón, San José

This two tower complex became the tallest buildings in Costa Rica when completed in 2015 and employs technology to resist damage in earthquakes.

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Costa Rica Members

The work of the Council is only possible through the support of its members, which include most of the world’s leading developers, architects, engineers, contractors and others connected with tall buildings and sustainable cities. Below is the list of current organizational members located in Costa Rica, sorted by membership level then alphabetically by organization name.

Donor

Carazo Architecture Carazo Architecture
Costa Rica
ARCH URB INTR

Participant

Bilco Costa Rica S.A. Bilco Costa Rica S.A.
Costa Rica
CON
Edificar Edificar
Costa Rica
MATR CON
Grupo Inmobiliario del Parque Grupo Inmobiliario del Parque
Costa Rica
DEV PROP ARCH COST MRKT PMNG
IECA Internacional S.A. IECA Internacional S.A.
Costa Rica
STRC SEIS
Van Der Laat & Jimenez Van Der Laat & Jimenez
Costa Rica
CON

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CTBUH Costa Rica

2018 Global Walking Tour: Walking on Water Reports

2018 Global Walking Tour: Walking on Water Reports

2 Aug 2018, Tour Report – This year's 2018 Global Walking Tour explored the role of tall buildings along…

Torre Paseo Colón 2 Signboard Ceremony

Torre Paseo Colón 2 Signboard Ceremony

25 Mar 2017, Event Report – CTBUH joined Torre Paseo Colón 2 officials in unveiling the commemorative signboard…

CTBUH Board of Trustees Travels to Costa Rica

CTBUH Board of Trustees Travels to Costa Rica

23-25 Mar 2017, Event Report – The CTBUH Board of Trustees was in Costa Rica for their twice annual meeting and…

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Victor Montero

Chair

Victor Montero
Victor Montero Architects & Associates, San José

Ronald Steinvorth

Vice-Chair

Ronald Steinvorth
IECA International, San José

Rodrigo Carazo

Country Executive Committee

Rodrigo Carazo
Carazo Architecture, San José

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CTBUH Costa Rica Representation

Victor Montero

Chair

Victor Montero
Victor Montero Architects & Associates, San José

Ronald Steinvorth

Vice-Chair

Ronald Steinvorth
IECA International, San José

Rodrigo Carazo

Country Executive Committee

Rodrigo Carazo
Carazo Architecture, San José

CTBUH Resources on Costa Rica

Featured Tall Buildings in Costa Rica

Torre Paseo Colón

Torre Paseo Colón, San José

This two tower complex became the tallest buildings in Costa Rica when completed in 2015 and employs technology to resist damage in earthquakes.

Costa Rica Facts

Population 4,814,144 (2015)
Area 51,100 km² • 19,730 mi²
GDP $74.09 billion (2015)
150m+ Buildings None Completed
300m+ Buildings None Completed
Global Ranking #60 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #3 in Central America by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
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