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April 27, 2010Armani hotel opens in Dubai's Khalifa tower
A luxury hotel crafted by designer Giorgio Armani opened Tuesday as the first landmark tenant in the world's tallest skyscraper.
» full articleDubaiUnited Arab EmiratesTimes of India

April 23, 2010It took 100 years but a tower in Toronto begins to rise
At the northwest corner of Yonge and Gerrard streets yesterday, excavators scooped and clawed speedily and hungrily at the soil as if making up for lost time.
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April 22, 2010Birmingham's tallest skyscraper given go ahead
Birmingham’s tallest skyscraper will be built and can be completed in three years, the developer has confirmed after securing planning permission.
» full articleBirminghamUnited Kingdom

April 21, 2010Broadway Malyan: Dubai’s Commercial City
International firm broadway malyan was commisioned by dar al-handasah and dubai aviation authority to create a masterplan for commercial city.
» full articleDubaiUnited Arab EmiratesDesign Boom

April 20, 2010Is this a glimpse of the future Montreal?
To developers, Montreal is a giant, incomplete jigsaw puzzle. Its their business to come up with the missing pieces: an office tower, a hospital wing, a condo complex, a concert hall, a museum.
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April 20, 2010Construction begins on major regeneration scheme in Lewisham Town Centre, UK
Barratt Homes’ new regeneration scheme to transform the centre of Lewisham has commenced construction following the formal granting of planning permission and the confirmation of funding from the HCA.
» full articleLewishamUnited Kingdom World Architecture News

April 20, 2010sparch architects : rihan heights, abu dhabi
International firm sparch have designed 'rihan heights', a luxury residential development as part of the arzanah masterplan.
» full articleAbu DhabiUnited Arab EmiratesDesign Boom

April 19, 2010Benson & Forsyth wins competition to design Islington towers
London-based Benson & Forsyth has won the competition to design two skyscrapers in north London.
» full articleLondonUnited Kingdom

April 16, 2010Fire Engineering – High-Rise Buildings
High-rise building fires present problems that require implementation of specific functions or duties in a command system.
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April 16, 2010Vietnam’s tallest high-rise to open in October 2010, says owner
A 68-level skyscraper currently under construction in Ho Chi Minh City will be inaugurated this October as the country’s tallest high-rise, providing more office space in the southern economic hub, the building owner said Thursday.
» full articleHo Chi Minh CityViet Nam

April 16, 2010Roosevelt Starts $118M Skyscraper School in Chicago
Roosevelt University President Chuck Middleton will be joined by Mayor Richard M. Daley, as well as other local dignitaries, to break ground on a new 32-story tower that will act as a vertical campus for the school.
» full articleChicagoUnited States

April 16, 2010London: Twin Peaks Challenge
Do you like skyscrapers in London, are you fit, do you and fancy doing your bit for charity? If so the London Twin Peak challenge could be just the thing for you.
» full articleLondonUnited Kingdom SkyscraperNews

April 16, 2010Checking Out New York
Of the dozens of buildings designed by McKim, Mead & White in New York City, nearly every one has become a protected landmark.
» full articleNew York CityUnited StatesArchitects Newspaper

April 16, 2010New York: Mainstreaming Modernist Landmarks
The Landmarks Preservation Commission named the former Spring Mills headquarters at 104 West 40th Street the newest New York City landmark.
» full articleNew York CityUnited StatesArchitects Newspaper

April 15, 2010Luanda: Risco reach for the sky
Sky Residence II, a tower with 22 floors, is set to create apartments of great comfort, making the most of it's magnificent sea views.
» full articleLuandaAngolaWorld Architecture News

April 14, 2010Balancing the Burg, New Brooklyn
Rose Plaza might look like yet another luxury condominium on the Williamsburg waterfront: a trio of towers planned for a former lumber yard not far from the Brooklyn Navy Yard.
» full articleNew York CityUnited StatesArchitects Newspaper

April 13, 2010City of London Skyscraper on Sale for $462 Million
Tower 42, the first skyscraper built in London’s main financial district, was put on sale for more than 300 million pounds ($462 million) as its owners seek to take advantage of the 12-month gain in property values.
» full articleLondonUnited Kingdom

April 12, 2010London: Heron Tower Tops Out
The tallest building in the City of London, Heron Tower, finally topped out this morning almost a decade after it first surfaced.
» full articleLondonUnited Kingdom SkyscraperNews

April 12, 20102 New High Rises Planned For Waikiki
Kyo-ya, the owner of the Sheraton Resorts and Hotels, is moving to build two new high-rises at the corner of Kalakaua and Kaiulani in Waikiki.
» full articleHonoluluUnited States

April 12, 2010NHN Corporation opens ‘green factory’ building in Bundang
As NHN Corporation’s request was to ‘create outdoor areas inside the building’, all communal areas of the building have been designed to receive fresh air throughout the year.
» full articleSeoulSouth KoreaWorld Architecture News

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