Shanghai Tower beat out three other finalists selected from 132 entries from around the world for...read more
Rendering courtesy of Kohn Pederson Fox
Murphy Development Group is looking for tenants for the $800 million project.
The top firm has worked on almost half of the world’s 100 tallest buildings.
The model is on display at the newly opened LEGOLAND Dubai.
Rendering courtesy of Handel Architects
The building will become the tallest residential tower in the city.
All but four owners/developers on the list are located in the United Arab Emirates, China, or Hon...read more
Only one firm has worked on more than 10 of the world’s 100 tallest buildings.
The top firm worked on over three times as many of the tallest buildings as the second place firm...read more
The top firm has worked on almost one-fifth of the 100 tallest buildings in the world.
Photo: Frank Schulenburg, Wikipedia Creative Commons
Residents are beginning to question if the tower, which exists in a major earthquake fault zone,...read more
Two firms stand well above the others when it comes to the number of tall buildings they have des...read more
Rendering courtesy of Perkins+Will
The towers thrive on ‘creative tension’ and lean farther away from each other the higher they cli...read more
Rendering courtesy of Perkins + Will
River Beech Tower is said to be a part of a masterplan along the Chicago River.
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The building has achieved REDi Gold Rating, resilience-based design guidelines developed by Arup...read more
Rendering courtesy of BIG
The 65-story tower will be primarily office space and has an estimated development cost of $3.2 b...read more
The skyscraper received the certification despite a setback caused by Hurricane Sandy.
The OH-1 redevelopment project in Tokyo, one of that metro's biggest projects, is designed to recall the past and look forward to the future. Image: courtesy SOM / © Methanoia
Mitsui Fudosan and SOM join forces to create OH-1, a mixed-use complex with a prominent public sq...read more
Image courtesy of OMA/Ole Scheeren
At 1,030 feet tall, MahaNakhon Tower’s height is only outdone by its arresting design.
Image courtesy of Aedas
With a bookstore at the heart of the development, the project looks to exemplify an ancient Chine...read more
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The 18-story building is designed to resemble a moss-covered river pebble in Taipei’s Nangang Dis...read more
The 67-story Spire London will have separate entrances for tenants of affordable and pricier apartments. At 771 feet high, it would be Europe's tallest residential tower. Image: Greenland Group
China’s Greenland Group is the developer of four of the world’s 10 largest skyscrapers
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Damac, the Dubai-based developer of the project, selected the Australian property construction an...read more
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The high-rise, H700 Shenzhen Tower, is one of a group of towers being built in Shenzhen’s Caiwuwe...read more
The skyscraper would be the first in Australia to incorporate solar cells in its façade.
In 2005, the Turning Toroso, designed by Santiago Calatrava, was completed, making it the first t...read more
The proposed Dubai Steps, with 500 stairs, would be the equlvalent of 25 stories tall. How soon the city will move forward on this project, though, is still up in the air. Image: Dubai Media Office
Still in the planning stages, this building would serve tourists and power climbers alike.
Atlanta's 98 Fourteenth Street. Rendering courtesy Perkins+Will, via ArchDaily.
The 74-story 98 Fourteenth Street will be a mixed-use building with retail space and luxury resid...read more
Photo: Torre Reforma/Arup
Double-V hangers and irregularly spaced gaps allow the structure to bend.
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The 38-story building will have a mashrabiya latticed facade with hotel and residential space ins...read more
Welding has begun on a 70-story-tall office and residential tower in earthquake prone San Franciso that claims it can resist a 500-year earthquake, and be back in full operation within a month after a catastrophic event. Image: Courtesy of 181 Fremont
A megabrace is a key seismic component at 181 Fremont, with offices, residences, and retail space...