Egypt Is Building Africa’s Tallest Building

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On one of the last patches of land along the Nile River in central Cairo, Egypt is constructing Africa’s tallest building. In a difficult feat of engineering, the project will twist from a thin triangular base to form a rectangular tower, rising 70...

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Tulip Shaped Tower To Be Built In Miami

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In downtown Miami, a developer from Istanbul is gearing up to break ground on the, a 70-story, 271-meter-tall tower that may become one of the state of Florida’s tallest buildings.

Billionaire businessman Bekir Okan envisions a mixed-use h...

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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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