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Local Inspiration for Super-Tall Towers

Local Inspiration for Super-Tall Towers

Experienced designers of tall buildings John Portman & Associates (JPA) have been selected by Chinese developers Greenland Group to conceptualise a pair of super-tall towers for Yinchuan Yuehai Bay Central Business District

Shanxi Province TV Centre

Shanxi Province TV Centre

BDP has been commissioned by the Shanxi Broadcast & TV Channel to design its new Broadcast & TV Centre. This highly significant, provincial level, public sector project is located in Taiyuan, the capital city of Shanxi Province in north China

At Launch

At Launch

A new mixed use development that will transform a 26 acre rail yards site on Manhattan’s Far West Side officially got underway yesterday with the ground breaking of what will be the project’s south tower
At the Heart of Jinan

At the Heart of Jinan

Construction is underway for the John Portman & Associates (JPA)- designed Jinan Cheda International Finance Center located in the heart of the Jinan’s central business district. Temporary buildings required at the project construction site have been completed with areas for office, living and production

Distinctive Standard of Living

Distinctive Standard of Living

DAMAC Properties has announced its first major new product launch since 2008, with 295 premium serviced hotel apartments in the Burj Area
Reach The Skies

Reach The Skies

The Russian company, GORPROJECT (Urban Planning Institute of Residential and Public Buildings), was established ten years ago, and has since become the leader in the field of general design of residential and public buildings. With this unprecedented for Russia experience of developing project documentation for high-rise buildings, GORPROJECT is involved in a variety of unique projects in Moscow, St. Petersburg and other Russian cities

In the Traditional Style

In the Traditional Style

The distinctive and innovative Doha Tower (Doha, Qatar) designed by Jean Nouvel was named Best Tall Building Worldwide by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat in a ceremony held in the Illinois Institute of Technology’s seminal Crown Hall

Toward to the Stars

Toward to the Stars

Mercury City, the tower Russian retail billionaire Igor Kesaev is building in Moscow’s new financial district, overtook the Shard in London as Europe’s tallest skyscraper

Architecture and Urbanism

Architecture and Urbanism

In October 2012, Rizzoli will be releasing the fourth volume in a series of monographs documenting the work of International architecture firm Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates (KPF)

Poly Business Tower

Poly Business Tower

A new 200m-tall building will soon join the skyline in Shunde, China. Goettsch Partners (GP) has designed the new Poly Business Tower which will be the tallest building in the region and a new centrepiece for the business district