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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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...