Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

CTBUH Conference Video:
Addressing India’s Local Concerns With A Sustainable Approach To Building Tall
Sudhir Jambhekar and Peter Weingarten, FX Fowle

Monday, 3rd March 2008
Dubai, UAE

Sudhir Jambhekar and Peter Weingarten, FXFowle, discussed Mumbai’s proposed 60-story world-class hotel, retail and residential tower (India Tower) to illustrate the inherent variableness of building within a developing economy at the CTBUH 8th World Congress in Dubai. The presentation described that a truly sustainable approach to design acknowledges interdependence and embraces diversity in economics, necessitating that a successful “green” tall building be an integrated part of a society’s financial, technological and cultural advancements.
Run Time: 18:48

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