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Tuesday July 17, 2018

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Leaning from the Leadership of Asian Cities
Urban Planning
Monday December 5 2016

Leaning from the Leadership of Asian Cities

Many Australian planners and politicians seem to retreat back to comfortable European examples of city form when projecting their visions for the growth of Australian cities.

Shanghai Tower an Incredible Work of Art
Commercial
Friday March 18 2016

Shanghai Tower an Incredible Work of Art

The second best of anything rarely gets anywhere near the attention that the best gets, but this may be a notable exception.

Are Composite Megacolumns the Future of Skyscrapers?
Structural
Tuesday May 13 2014

Are Composite Megacolumns the Future of Skyscrapers?

With tall buildings growing ever higher, it is becoming increasingly critical to optimise structural systems in order to ensure strength and stability. The rise of composite...

Simplifying the Structure of China’s Tallest Skyscraper
Structural
Wednesday April 30 2014

Simplifying the Structure of China’s Tallest Skyscraper

A striking new addition to the Shanghai skyline is approaching completion in the heart of the city’s financial district.

SmithGroupJJR Opens Office in Shanghai
Business
Monday December 9 2013

SmithGroupJJR Opens Office in Shanghai

SmithGroupJJR, the oldest architecture and engineering firm in the US, has gone global with the opening of its first international office in Shanghai, China.

China’s Tallest Skyscraper a Paragon of Green Building
Commercial
Tuesday August 13 2013

China’s Tallest Skyscraper a Paragon of Green Building

Shanghai Tower, set to be the world’s second tallest skyscraper upon completion, will also exemplify the virtues of green building in a nation struggling to deal...

World’s Second Tallest Building Tops Out
Commercial
Wednesday August 7 2013

World’s Second Tallest Building Tops Out

The tallest building in China and second tallest building in the world has topped out at more than 600 metres.