Aedas-designed National Trade Center is a 165-metre tall office building prime located in Taichung city, within the emerging central business district.
New York City supertall building design by ShoP Architects- Manhattan tower and landmark, reinvented. 111 West 57th Street “represents commitment to the quality of craft, history, and thinking behind New York City’s classic skyscrapers”.
Banning the use of combustible materials in the external walls of high-rise residential buildings: RIBA director of professional services criticises UK government ban on combustible cladding as “inadequate”, saying it should have covered products capable of producing toxic smoke.
Capitaland Office of the Future, Singapore CBD ecosystem featuring core-flex model, strategy aimed at engendering a culture of innovation, promoting talent attraction and retention and optimising cost efficiency for tenants of its office properties.
Jewel Gold Coast Towers, by DBI – inspired by the crystalline volcanic hook that forms the underlying structure at the coastline and in particular, the Gold Coast’s iconic hinterland.
New energy storage tower for Stadtwerke Heidelberg (SWH), Germany. Solar and wind energy heats up water for an extensive regional heating network. LAVA’s design transforms new water tank into a dynamic sculpture, a city icon.
150 North Riverside building design by architects Goettsch Partners in Chicago, comprising 1,464,000 sqft (136,010 sqm), a 54-story Class A office tower with 45-ft column-free floor plates and a dramatic 90-ft-high lobby.
Blackpool building news – Lancashire Constabulary divisional police headquarters, three-storey facility designed by property and construction consultancy McBains, a new HQ for the police force’s West Division.
Southbank by Beulah Melbourne Winner news – UNStudio proposal for Australia’s tallest tower from designs submitted by six of the best architecture offices in the world – ‘Green Spine’, $2 billion mixed-use tower, with Cox Architecture.
Multimodal transit station opens in downtown San Francisco designed by Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects. The complex links 11 transit systems connecting the city to the region, state, and nation. The innovative sustainable design in South of Market sits next to a 1,070-ft high office skyscraper.
Lego for grown-ups – Mjøstårnet Norway uses a completely new and untested assembly technique.
At over 80 metres tall, it is 30 metres higher than the world’s tallest timber building.
Speculative Grenfell Tower memorial design by architects studio JAA, London, cladding the damaged structure with black concrete cladding, and adding a garden on the roof. A beacon would light up at night in flat 16 – the origin of the fire.
MVRDV & Woods Bagot propose a “new kind of skyscraper” for a landmark mixed-use site in Melbourne’s Southbank. The Stack is one of six invited entries in an architectural competition organised by the site’s owners Beulah International.
‘Southbank by Beulah’ Melbourne landmark building design by MAD Architects for tower competition, an organic design introduces a silhouette of natural forms – mountain, tree, cloud – into the dense city center.