Though most new skyscraper designs have a traditional look, they are including a wider array of sustainable elements to use energy and water more efficiently and improve human health. Among the increasingly employed features are specially engineered facades to heat and cool the buildings, self-heating atriums, and double skins applied to skyscrapers’ facades, with moveable steel and glass elements applied to exteriors to diffuse sunlight.
New skyscraper designs raising the bar on green standards
Three companies show compliance for using containers for housing.
Technology can enable cities to be more interconnected, efficient, and accessible.
Goal is to enable building tech market adoption for a net positive future.
Will expand to include residential and multifamily for assessment and certification.
Provides tips for staying safe during and after a hurricane or severe weather.
E-commerce, market oversupply, rising interest rates to dampen hot market.
‘Represents important part of Haskell’s future strategy,’ says CEO.
Bill could boost specialized facilities.
Focus is on MEP and tenant improvements.
Will be open to LEED-registered or -certified projects, with introductory pricing and support.