Winners of Emporis Skyscraper Award 2018 news – Top Ten projects from all over the world including tower buildings in Seoul, Chicago, and London: won by Lotte World Tower in Seoul, South Korea.
Nanjing Zendai Himalayas Center, city-scale urban project by MAD Architects, with an overall building area of 560,000 sqm including commercial, hotel, office, and residential programs.
Sears Tower Building Chicago Modernization, USA: new images added – design by architects Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill – sustainable plan to reduce energy use and CO2 emissions in Sears Tower building.
Completion of the concrete cores for the world’s tallest modular buildings. The two towers in Croydon are being built with the most modern construction methods and will provide hundreds of quality homes.
The Tulip City of London tower building design by Foster + Partners Architects: a key feature in this eye-catching public cultural attraction will be the education facility at its top, offering 20,000 free places annually for London’s state school children.
Aedas-designed Commercial Bank Headquarters Project in Taichung, Taiwan, wins WAF Commercial Mixed-use – Future Projects category at World Architecture Festival Awards.
277 Fifth Avenue is a 55-story glass tower in NoMad designed by internationally-acclaimed architect Rafael Viñoly, of 432 Park fame: the ultra-luxury condominium, will welcome its first residents later in 2018.
Ping An Financial Center building design by KPF Architects, the fourth tallest in the world upon completion and the second tallest skyscraper in China at a height of 599 m.
Greenwich West Tower, 110 Charlton Street building design by architects Loci Anima Architectures and Interior Designer Sébastien Segers, a new 290-foot high, 30-story tower.
303 East 44th Street Tower Building design by ODA New York, for developers Triangle Assets. The proposal includes 44 condominiums, between 1,000 to 2,000 sqft in area.
Grenfell Inquiry expert witness appointment news – architect Paul Hyett, former RIBA president, replaces John Priestley who was sacked after two days, He is a Principal at US practice HKS Architects in their London office. The Grenfell Tower fire took place in June 2017.
Gubei Soho Shanghai building design by Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates – a distinctive zig-zag forms a dynamic landmark for central business district: 38-story office tower and a 12-story podium.
Aedas-designed The Beacon in Hong Kong was crowned the Best Tall Building Project at LEAF Awards 2018 and highly commended for Best Sustainable Project at Blueprint Awards 2018 in Europe.
Aedas-designed National Trade Center is a 165-metre tall office building prime located in Taichung city, within the emerging central business district.