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2017 Was Another Record-Breaking Year for Skyscrapers
Business
Tuesday December 19 2017

2017 Was Another Record-Breaking Year for Skyscrapers

According to the 2017 Tall Building Year in Review, the annual web report from The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH), a record-breaking 144...

Gold Coast Skyscraper Reaches for the Stars
Commercial
Wednesday January 18 2017

Gold Coast Skyscraper Reaches for the Stars

Residential towers in the Gold Coast continue to reach new heights as a development application for one of Australia’s tallest buildings is submitted.

Queensland Govt Approves Gold Coast Casino Tower
Commercial
Monday December 19 2016

Queensland Govt Approves Gold Coast Casino Tower

Construction of a 200 metre-tall hotel and apartment tower at Gold Coast's Jupiters Casino will begin next year after the proposal was given development approval by...

Windy City Could Soon Have the World’s Tallest Timber Tower
Green
Wednesday October 26 2016

Windy City Could Soon Have the World’s Tallest Timber Tower

If architecture firm Perkins + Will’s latest concept takes root, the Windy City’s next residential skyscraper might just be one to go against the grain.

Queensland Uni Loses Bid to Stop 47-Storey Tower
Commercial
Tuesday August 2 2016

Queensland Uni Loses Bid to Stop 47-Storey Tower

A major university in Queensland as lost its bid to block a 47-storey apartment complex in Brisbane after a court struck down its appeal in the...

Skyscrapers to Dominate Sydney Skyline
Public
Monday July 18 2016

Skyscrapers to Dominate Sydney Skyline

Sydneysiders should prepare to say goodbye to the city's arched skyline under a new plan proposing office buildings be built higher than 309-metre Sydney Tower.

Wrecking Ball Headed for Several Sydney High-rises
Commercial
Tuesday May 17 2016

Wrecking Ball Headed for Several Sydney High-rises

Several high-rise buildings in Sydney's CBD will be demolished as early as next year to make way for the construction of the Sydney Metro rail line.

Montreal Creating Ghost Towers
Business
Monday May 2 2016

Montreal Creating Ghost Towers

Last fall’s inauguration of Cadillac Fairview’s Deloitte Tower on the southwestern edge of downtown Montreal seemed like a reason to uncork the champagne, ending a 20-year...

London’s Skyline Could Soon Host Towers Made of Timber
Technology
Thursday April 21 2016

London’s Skyline Could Soon Host Towers Made of Timber

The UK capital could soon add timber high-rises to its skyline courtesy of an architectural concept produced by researchers from Cambridge University for submission to the Mayor...