111 West 57th Street New York City

111 West 57th Street Tower

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”.

Byron House Nottingham Trent University Reyonobond ACM cladding panels

UK Government Ban on Combustible Cladding

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.

Stadtwerke Heidelberg Tower design by LAVA Architects

Stadtwerke Heidelberg Tower

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 structure design

150 North Riverside Building

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.

Salesforce Transit Center Building

Salesforce Transit Center Building

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.

Grenfell Tower London building facade cladding

Grenfell Tower Fire West London

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.