Phoenix Towers: World's Tallest Pair Of Skyscrapers Unveiled For Wuhan, China

#phoenix #tower #china #wuhan #record #skyscrapers #architecture

UK-based Chetwood Architects just unveiled plans for the Phoenix Towers in Wuhan, China, which will be the world's tallest pair of skyscrapers upon completion. The supertall structures are the centerpiece of the firm's four master plans slated for co...

read more

The Shard Wins Top Emporis Skyscraper Award

#theshard #award #uk #london #record #skyscraper #architecture

The Shard in London has secured the top prize for the world's most renowned prize for high-rise architecture - the Emporis Skyscraper Award 2013.

The Shard, currently Western Europe's tallest building, was selected for first prize from ...

read more

The World's Largest Solar-Panel Power Plant Opens In Arizona

#solarpower #usa #record #energy

Somewhere between Yuma and Phoenix, Arizona on a desolate stretch of 9.7 million square meters of land, construction was just completed on the world's largest full-operational solar-power plant. Known as Agua Caliente, the renewable energy plant can ...

read more

Work to Restart On World's Tallest Residential Tower

#pentominium #tower #uae #dubai #skyscrapers #record #construction

Trident International Holdings, a Dubai-based developer, will be restarting work on 516-meter The Pentominium, billed as the world's tallest residential tower, by third quarter. In conjunction with the Dubai Land Department, Trident is actively worki...

read more

Saudi Arabia To Build World's Biggest Covered Botanical Gardens

#garden #saudiarabia #riyadh #record #architecture

Saudi Arabia laid the foundation stone for the King Abdullah International Gardens (KAIG) in Riyadh, with plans for the facility set to include the world's largest botanical gardens.
KAIG, one of the largest environment projects in the world,...

read more