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PLP hopes that a new system will liberate skyscraper design, which it claims is limited by the rigidity of classic elevators. The post will sky pod – the alternative elevator technology – change the skyline of tomorrow? appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
with an exposed steel exoskeleton and its unique diamond patterned braces, the tower employs a structural system that far exceeds the city's rigorous standards. The post 3 world trade center to soon join other giant names in NY’s downtown skyline appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the triangular form provides visual privacy from neighboring towers, optimal lighting conditions and wide views towards the harbor and the city center. The post barcode’s triangular residential tower is a unique addition to rotterdam’s skyline appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
This week, we've scoured our Pinterest archives for high-rise apartments with vertiginous views of city skylines. From a luxury penthouse in Manhattan's tallest tower to a 30th-floor condominium in Kiev, here are some of the best from around the world. Read more
Chicago – the birthplace of the skyscraper – is poised to host its second architecture biennial, so we've rounded up five of the tallest towers either approved or underway in the city. Read more
Architecture studio Cooke Fawcett has built an elevated walkway atop a multi-storey car park in south London, a space that is also used as an open-air gallery by arts organisation Bold Tendencies. Read more is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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