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Architecture studios SHoP Architects and BVN have unveiled designs for the Sydney headquarters of technology company Atlassian, which they claim will be the "world's tallest hybrid timber building" when completed. Read more
first skiing and now mountain climbing, BIG's copenhill creates a mountain sport sanctuary in copenhagen. The post world’s tallest climbing wall scales bjarke ingel’s copenhill, copenhagen appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
As home to a waste-to-energy power plant topped by an artificial ski slope, while featuring running trails and a rooftop bar, the CopenHill facility in Denmark was already a particularly versatile space. Some finishing touches have now been added to the building facade that will add yet another activity to its repertoire, with the routes now complete on what is claimed to be the tallest climbing
the building will operate on 100% renewable energy from day one of operation and will include solar panels built into its façade. The post world’s tallest hybrid timber tower planned for sydney, australia appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The large carbon footprint of concrete and steel paired with a growing emphasis on sustainable design has architects increasingly turning to timber as a construction material, with a number of hybrid wooden towers taking shape around the world. They will all be overshadowed by a new office block set for Sydney, however, with software company Atlassian unveiling plans for its new headquarters that
Herzog & de Meuron has designed a slender new skyscraper for Toronto, Canada, that would be the country's tallest if realized – coming in even taller than Foster + Partners' under-construction One. Named 1200 Bay Street, it would contain retail space, a restaurant, and luxury apartments.Continue ReadingCategory: Architecture, LifestyleTags: Building and Construction, Herzog & De Meuron, Skysc
With its impressive height and ambitious twisting, greenery-covered design, you could be forgiven for assuming Southbank by Beulah was destined to remain on the drawing board. The supertall skyscraper has now received planning permission, however, and is due to begin construction in Melbourne next year.Continue ReadingCategory: Architecture, LifestyleTags: Building and Construction, Skyscrapers,
A significant amount of greenery is headed to inner-city Dallas, Texas, in the form of a new high-rise that will boast North America's tallest living wall. Located at 1899 McKinney Avenue, the building will rise to a height of 320 ft (97.5 m) and feature 40,000 plants growing vertically on sections of its exterior.Continue ReadingCategory: Architecture, LifestyleTags: Building and Construction, H
This week on Dezeen, CF Møller revealed photos of Sweden's tallest timber building and Forensic Architecture founder Eyal Weizman was prevented from entering the United States. Read more
all its parts consist of cross-laminated wood, including walls, joists and balconies, as well as the lift and stairwell shafts. The post C.F. møller architects completes sweden’s tallest timber building appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. 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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