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Melbourne’s Truncated Trousers Towers Gain Approval
Residential
Friday April 8 2016

Melbourne’s Truncated Trousers Towers Gain Approval

Developers have convinced Richard Wynne that a truncated version of Melbourne's controversial "pantscraper" poses little threat to conditions on the southern shores of the Yarra River...

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.

Tall Tower Design Aims to Improve Health
Commercial
Thursday March 17 2016

Tall Tower Design Aims to Improve Health

An urbanising world must include architecture that is designed to enhance well being, but the man-made world of rectangles and straight lines is not known for...

Brazil Builds Tower Deep in the Amazon to Monitor Climate Change
Environment
Thursday August 27 2015

Brazil Builds Tower Deep in the Amazon to Monitor Climate Change

Deep in the pristine Amazon jungle, Brazil's newest skyscraper has a mission unlike any other: to save the world.

Swaying Skyscrapers: The Battle Against the Wind
Structural
Wednesday February 25 2015

Swaying Skyscrapers: The Battle Against the Wind

The Willis Tower (or Sears Tower) in Chicago is a 108-storey, 1,451-foot skyscraper. Its observation deck is one of the city’s most popular tourist attractions.

Bio-degradable Tower Made Using Mushrooms
Buildings
Wednesday July 2 2014

Bio-degradable Tower Made Using Mushrooms

A new compostable tower made from fungal matter is now open to the public in New York City.

One-Kilometre Skyscraper Duo Proposed For China
Urban Planning
Monday June 30 2014

One-Kilometre Skyscraper Duo Proposed For China

Challenging Saudi Arabia's Kingdom Tower for height supremacy, a pair of one-kilometre super-tall towers have been proposed for China.

Sydney Skyscraper Named One of CTBUH’s Best Tall Buildings
Residential
Thursday June 26 2014

Sydney Skyscraper Named One of CTBUH’s Best Tall Buildings

Sydney's One Central Park has been named as one of the four best buildings in the world for 2014 by the Council on Tall Buildings and...

Barangaroo Tower a World Leader in Green Building Practices
Green
Tuesday June 3 2014

Barangaroo Tower a World Leader in Green Building Practices

Barangaroo South’s Tower 2 was recently awarded the Green Building Council of Australia’s 6 Star Green Star - Office Design v3 certified rating, an award that...