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[17 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]

Zaha Hadid Architects has revealed its first New York City commission: a residential block of ’boutique apartments’. Founder, Zaha Hadid, who designed the London 2012 Aquatics Centre, has created an 11-storey structure for developers, Related Companies, which will be situated in Hudson Yards at 520 West 28th Street. Image source Courtesy of Related Companies and […]

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[29 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]

The remaining two sections of One World Trade Center are to be put in place today (29 April), making it the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere, amny.com reports. Construction crews are expected to raise the final sections of the building’s 408-foot stainless steel spire, which, according to officials, will see the structure reach 1,776 […]

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[5 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]

A third of the multi-million apartments in New York’s newest and tallest building have been sold, according to dailymail.co.uk. Towering high above the Big Apple’s skyline, according to the architect’s skyscraper design, will soon stand 432 Park Avenue. Image source To become the tallest residential tower in the entire western hemisphere Due to be completed […]

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[5 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]

Skyscraper architecture has been celebrated in a prestigious awards ceremony, which ranked the world’s greatest towers, thenational.ae reports. German skyscraper data firm Emporis considered over 220 buildings, all of which were completed in 2011 and stand at above 100 metres in height. It then drew up a shortlist of ten. 8 Spruce Street: ‘A major […]