‘Topping Out’ Ceremony for Rosslyn Skyscraper

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In building construction, topping out (sometimes referred to as topping off) is a builders’ rite traditionally held when the last beam (or its equivalent) is placed atop a structure during its construction. Nowadays, the ceremony is often parlayed into a media event for public relations purposes.

The ancient topping-out ceremony has survived mostly intact in this era of high-tech, high-altitude edifices. In the U.S., particularly on large projects, the final beam is often signed, and an American flag may accompany the tree skyward.

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 · 12 Shots of the Future Tallest Tower in the West as It Hits Its Peak. New. according to a release for the topping out ceremony. When it’s finished, it’ll be the new tallest tower in the western.

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Chinese media have reported that among the skyscrapers being built worldwide. became the country’s tallest and the world’s second-tallest following its topping-out ceremony this month, but it will.

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Work on the main structure of the world’s second tallest skyscraper was completed on Saturday, as the final beam was placed on the Shanghai Tower for the building’s ‘topping out’ ceremony. A crane.

The Topping Out ceremony – a tradition typically marked by raising a flag or a fir tree on the structure once the frame of a steel skyscraper is completed or reaches its maximum height – is an.

Topping out ceremony held for Vietnam’s tallest tower The final steel beam was placed atop the under-construction landmark 81, a skyscraper being developed in the Ho Chi Minh City-based Vinhomes Central Park urban area, during a topping out ceremony on Friday.

Topping out is one of the oldest and most important customs practiced in the structural steel industry. While groundbreaking is a highly formalized ceremony that is performed for the "white hats," (the business owners, architects, politicians and press) topping out is traditionally an informal celebration that is given by the owners as a tribute to the high steel ironworkers, who risked.

Magellan Development’s Vista Tower has cemented its place as Chicago’s third-tallest building with a topping out (Out? Off? Whatever) ceremony on the 101st floor of the Lakeshore East building. Vista topping out ceremony (Courtesy of Joe Zekas/YoChicago!). Chicago’s Latest Supertall.