The tower will be more than double the height of the country's tallest building at the moment. [ more › ]
Last summer, the world was introduced to the ominously-tall 666 foot 200 Amsterdam Avenue, which was slated to become the Upper West Side's tallest building. Since that original unveiling, two additional feet were added to the building to make it 668 feet tall. Show More Summary
At 61 stories and 1,070 feet, Salesforce Tower is going to be the tallest building in San Francisco by quite a lot. The massive development officially topped out in early April and architect Fred Clarke remarked that the structure is “comparable to a pyramid or an obelisk, marking a new place on Earth that’s reaching for the
Plans to erect the Upper West Side's tallest building hit an obstacle this week when a pair of elected officials threw their support behind the group looking to block the development. The dispute... To view the full story, click the title link.
The completion date for the world's tallest tower has been pushed back to 2019, a Saudi Arabian billionaire said yesterday, almost six years after launching the record-breaking project.
Flagship station returns to America's tallest building.
Photographer Noah Sheldon?s Shanghai Tower project shines a light on the construction of China?s tallest skyscraper and some of the hidden people who made it happen. Noah?s images have now been beautifully brought together in Shanghai Tower, a photo book jointly produced with Tea & Water Pictures. Show More Summary
Once the tallest building in Changzhou, Jiangsu, China, this tower went down in eight seconds on April 25. This angle gives an excellent impression of the local government's appreciation of modern public safety standards: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nu2V1v_ZEV0 https://twitter.com/globaltimesnews/status/857172436353138688/
Apparently not content with having the world's tallest building, an indoor ski slope and countless other baubles, Dubai now boasts one more: its own typographic font.
Apparently not content with having the world's tallest building, an indoor ski slope, and countless other baubles, Dubai now boasts one more, reports the AP : its own typographic font. The forward-looking Mideast business hub unveiled the new font designed with Microsoft's help on Sunday. The government communication office says the...
The tallest building in Natchez could once again become a hotel. A developer tells the Natchez Board of Aldermen that he may reopen the former Eola Hotel instead of converting … Click to Continue »
Marc Benioff's stature in San Francisco is on the rise, as Salesforce Tower, the city's tallest building, nears completion. But Benioff's paycheck is getting smaller. The CEO of Salesforce took a 60% paycut in the recently ended 2017...Show More Summary
A day before the official opening, Apple invited local press to tour its latest retail store within the Dubai Mall in the United Arab Emirates. Headline features include views of the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, and aShow More Summary
One of the most interesting things about skyscrapers and high-rises is their competitive aspects. The Empire State Building, The Burj Khalifa, and other tall buildings were built, in part, to say to the rest of the world: "Look whatShow More Summary
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.