On the 70th floor of the U.S. Bank building in downtown Los Angeles, a virtual reality camera crew took turns riding the Skyslide, the high-altitude tourist attraction that opened last year atop the city’s tallest building. The several-second trip allows visitors to careen down a glass chute that...
The Big Apple will be home to what is set to be the tallest building in the world with a unique design that may just be an architectural feat
The supertall by Kohn Pedersen Fox is the world’s fifth tallest building The Lotte World Tower in South Korea, which made our list of the world’s 10 tallest building under construction earlier this year, has finally been completed after eight years of construction. Show More Summary
‘The really creative ideas come out of necessity’ The proof that Las Vegas has still not quite recovered from the financial collapse almost a decade ago can be seen from the air. The tallest building in the city, the Fontainebleau, remains incomplete and unoccupied right on the Strip, its developers bankrupted in the crash. Show More Summary
Looking out from the tallest building in San Francisco, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff emphasizes the importance of community, inclusion and philanthropy.
Topping-off party featured spiritual blessing, cedar tree tradition, and heavenly tour of the very top floor “And now we bless this edifice, the Salesforce Tower.” Not something one expects to hear at the topping-out celebration forShow More Summary
With blessings from six different religious leaders and a nod to the ancient tree spirits, the last steel beam was lifted Thursday to the top of the Salesforce Tower, the tallest building in San Francisco. The last piece of steel — a...Show More Summary
A rabbinical school’s need for fresh funds is paving the way for one of the tallest buildings on Manhattan’s West Side. The 130-year-old Jewish Theological Seminary cut a $96 million... To view the full story, click the title link.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An inferno burned early Sunday in a high-rise tower complex being built alongside Dubai's largest mall, its thick black smoke shrouding the world's tallest building nearby in this desert metropolis where skyscraper blazes remain a worry.
Black smoke smothered Dubai's sky on Sunday after a fire broke out near the world's tallest building. The desert metropolis looked almost apocalyptic as dark clouds rose from a high-rise tower complex being built alongside Dubai's biggest mall. Show More Summary
You’ve seen Tom Cruise run (and run, and run). You seen him hang on to the back of a high speed train, hang on to the side of a plane, and hang off the side of the world’s tallest building. You’ve seen him drive a fighter plane, a stock car, a horse drawn buggy (remember […]
Khan is known for designing the Sears Tower, which held the title of the world's tallest building for 25 years.
No injuries reported in fire that broke out near Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building.
Hundreds of police, prosecutors, victim advocates and service providers will run up 60 flights of stairs in Boston's tallest building to raise money to help victims of child abuse. The … Click to Continue »
A New York design firm called Clouds Architecture Office has proposed a tower that would hang from an asteroid 31,068 miles above Earth. The Analemma Tower would be the tallest building ever made. The plans say it would be powered by...Show More Summary
The 33 artificial peaks of London.
The Four Seasons Miami is no longer the tallest building in the Sunshine State. A neighboring Magic City tower under construction has now officially claimed the title: The still growing Panorama Tower. Construction workers at the Brickell skyscraper have now topped off the building's 85th floor and by the end of...
World’s Longest Tower may pop up in NYC – The Big Bend I’ve heard of the World’s Tallest building, and NYC is certainly home to some incredible skyscrapers, but now the World’s Longest Tower may pop up in the Big Apple. OIIO has putShow More Summary