2014 Was a Record Year

#skyscrapers #record #construction #architecture

According to the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) annual report about skyscrapers construction all over the world, 2014 was a record year. The CTBUH has determined that 97 buildings of 200 meters' height or greater were completed a...

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The first Armenian Church in Abu-Dhabi

#church #uae #abudhabi #religion #construction

The first Armenian Church opened in Abu-Dhabi at the end of last year. It has been designed according to Armenian traditions and architectural style.

The 2,475-square-meter building has three main structures placed in a U-shape. The ma...

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At The Airport As In Nature

#airport #projectjewel #green #singapore #eco #construction #transportation

The Singapore "Changi Airport", which was named the world's best airport in 2014, started construction of new terminal. Known as "Project Jewel", the new terminal is going to recreate nature. Airport, relax and comfort are three words destined never ...

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Japan Plans To Build World's First Underwater City

#oceanspiral #underwater #japan #architecture #construction

After two years of design development, Tokyo-based Shimizu Corporation just unveiled blueprints for the world's first underwater city that, by the construction company's estimates, could be completed in just a few decades at a cost of US$ 26 billion....

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Italy Will Build Vertical Cemetery

#cemetery #italy #verona #skyscrapers #construction

With its graveyards packed to capacity, the Italian city of Verona is planning to build the country's first high-rise cemetery, with space for 24 thousand graves stacked over 33 storeys.

Council officials have given initial approval to ...

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