High-rise Construction

An glass elevator

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September 08, 2017 | CTBUH

When it comes to the tallest skyscrapers in the world, the vertical commute in the building becom...

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Three high-rise buildings as seen from the ground

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September 05, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

In wake of Grenfell tragedy, Council forms new workgroup.

Water Street Tampa's 18 buildings are being designed by mulitple architecturual and design firms. The 50-acre, 9-million-sf community is expected to attract 23,000 workers and residents to Tampa's downtown. Image: Strategic Property Partners. CLICK HERE TO ENLARGE IMAGE

August 30, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Nine architects, three interior designers, and nine contractors are involved in this $3 billion p...

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A cityscape of tall buildings

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August 07, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The standards will examine existing codes and regulations to find where they are too broad or con...

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A rendering of the completed 111 West 57th Tower by SHoP Architects

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August 01, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The planned 82-story tower has stalled after completing just 20 stories.

Rendering courtesy of Lever Architecture

June 13, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building’s design, building materials, and commercial tenants are all focused on the key aspe...

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Rendering courtesy of Hines

May 23, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Pickard Chilton Architects will design the 600,000-sf 110 10th Street.

Rendering courtesy of Goettsch Partners.

May 23, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Chicago-based firm won a design competition to design the complex located in Wuhan, China....

Rendering courtesy Solomon Cordwell Buenz 

May 15, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The glass tower is being built at 1326 S. Michigan Avenue.

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April 26, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Despite currently being under construction, the building is the center of an ongoing lawsuit file...

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Rendering courtesy of Haseef Rafiei.

April 17, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building is designed to print and dispense its own dwellings in vending machine-obsessed Toky...

The research involved investigating the feasibility of adapting the design of a sustainable mixed-use high-rise building in the 2016 New York City market to Passivhaus requirements. Rendering: FXFOWLE

April 11, 2017 | BD+C Staff

A new study conducted by FXFOWLE shows that Building Teams can meet stringent Passivhaus performa...

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Rendering courtesy of Atchain.

April 05, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

60,000 people will live and work in One Bangkok when it is completed in 2025.

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April 04, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Lotte World Tower’s glass-bottomed observation deck allows visitors to stand 1,640 feet above gro...

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Image courtesy of Kohn Pedersen Fox

March 31, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The completed building sits between the Makkah Royal Clock Tower at 1,972 feet and One World Trad...

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Rendering courtesy of Clouds Architecture

March 23, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Clouds Architecture, a New York-based architecture firm, has created a design to invert a skyscra...

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Photo by John Parra/Gettyimages for Porsche Design

March 22, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The idea behind the residential tower was to provide residents with a full single family home in...

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Image courtesy of Oiio.

March 20, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

As supertall skyscrapers continue to pop up around NYC, an architecture firm based in New York an...

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Rendering courtesy of SHoP Architects Bedrock Detroit

March 03, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

SHoP Architects and Hamilton Anderson Associates will design the 52-story building.

Rendering courtesy of Steelblue.

March 01, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The ground-up development will feature 255 hotel rooms and 69 residential units.

Rendering courtesy of ODP Architects

February 27, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The tower will reach a height of 1,049 feet, the maximum height permitted by the FAA in Miami....

Rendering courtesy of MIR.

February 17, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

A 190-meter atrium will rise the full height of the building between two twisting sections.

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February 08, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The second tallest building in the world is officially home to the world’s fastest elevator, the...

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Rendering courtesy of PLP Architecture.

February 08, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Friars Bridge Court will provide a transition between the unvarying height of the buildings to th...

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February 06, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The amount of the Burj Khalifa’s height that is non-occupiable is taller than most skyscrapers....

Rendering courtesy of Stefano Boeri Architects.

February 03, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project will be covered in 1,100 trees and 2,500 cascading plants and shrubs.

Rendering courtesy of Blackstone and Equity Office

February 02, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project will be the first major renovation in the building’s 43-year history.

Rendering courtesy of Brick Visual

February 01, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The tower will become the tallest building in what is Canada’s 6th largest city.

Rendering courtesy of FitzGerald Associates Architects

January 31, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 44-story tower will provide 492 rental units and a retail podium.

Silverstein Properties original two-tower design. Rendering courtesy of Oppenheim Architecture + Design.

January 27, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The company has gone from a two-tower design, to a supertall, and now, supposedly, back to a two-...

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