Japan To Build World’s Tallest Timber Skyscraper In Tokyo

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Japanese builder and developer Sumitomo Forestry has unveiled designs for the world’s tallest timber skyscraper in the heart of Tokyo. Designed by Nikken Sekkei, the 350 meter tall wooden tower will form part of the W350 Project, a mixed-use enviro...

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Taipei To Build Shimmering Bamboo – Shaped Skyscraper

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A new green-glass skyscraper will soon transform the Taipei city skyline, reported The Dezeen. Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel (ACPV) unveiled designs for the Taipei Sky Tower, a 280-meter-tall building that, like Taiwan’s tallest tower, draws desi...

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Canada’s Tallest Inhabitable Building Breaks Ground In Toronto

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Foster + Partners has begun construction on a supertall skyscraper in Toronto's business district, which is set to become the country's tallest building at 306 meters, reported The Dezeen.

It will be Canada's tallest inhabitable building an...

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Cactus Twin Towers To Be Built In Copenhagen

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Enormous “Cacti” will soon pop up in the heart of Copenhagen. Architecture firm BIG has unveiled plans to build an eye-catching pair of buildings with a spiny appearance in the city’s Vesterbro district. Created in collaboration with Danish pra...

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Worlds Tallest Unoccupied Building Renovates

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North Korea's famous pyramid-shaped hotel Ryugyong has been renovated, despite never having welcomed a single guest, reported The Daily Mail.

The 105-story Ryugyong Hotel - the world's tallest unoccupied building - in the capital Pyongyang h...

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