Construction on Nairobi Complex Halted by Tribunal

Construction on Nairobi Complex Halted by Tribunal

04 December 2019 | Nairobi, Kenya

An environment tribunal has ordered a Chinese firm constructing the Global Trade Center Complex in the Westlands neighborhood of Nairobi to halt construction until a...

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City Council Rejects Planned Residential Tower in Delta

City Council Rejects Planned Residential Tower in Delta

04 December 2019 | Delta, Canada

A years-long proposal to build a residential tower in North Delta was rejected by the city council on 2 December 2019 in a 5-2 vote,...

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Mixed-Use Development in Taichung Opens

Mixed-Use Development in Taichung Opens

04 December 2019 | Taichung, China

On 29 November 2019, WOHA Architects announced the completion of its project, Sky Green, in Taichung. The developer Golden Jade, with Feng Chia University as...

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Soft Opening of Mixed-Use Project in Dar es Salaam Announced

Soft Opening of Mixed-Use Project in Dar es Salaam Announced

03 December 2019 | Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

UAE-based hotel operator Rotana has announced the soft opening of Mwalimu Nyerere Foundation Square in the Tanzanian city of Dar es Salaam. The 65,000 square-meter...

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Long-Stalled Skyscraper in Niagara Falls Receives New Approval

Long-Stalled Skyscraper in Niagara Falls Receives New Approval

03 December 2019 | Niagara Falls, Canada

A long-stalled hotel build is set to become a landmark skyscraper overlooking one of the seven natural wonders of the world. The Niagara Falls City...

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Planned Riga Office Tower Secures Financial Backing

Planned Riga Office Tower Secures Financial Backing

03 December 2019 | Riga, Latvia

Representatives from Estonian property developer Direct Invest Group announced on 2 December 2019 that it had begun the development of Balasta Dambis in Rīga. The...

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Work Begins on Planned Tokyo’s Toranomon Hills Station Tower

Work Begins on Planned Tokyo’s Toranomon Hills Station Tower

02 December 2019 | Tokyo, Japan

Groundwork on the OMA-designed Toranomon Hills Station Tower in downtown Tokyo officially started on 25 November 2019. The high-rise forms part of Mori Building’s US$3.6...

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Planned Los Angeles Residential Complex to Proceed After Lawsuit Dismissed

Planned Los Angeles Residential Complex to Proceed After Lawsuit Dismissed

02 December 2019 | Los Angeles, United States

Harridge Development has successfully dismissed a recent lawsuit against its Crossroads of the World megaproject in Hollywood. A judge has tossed the lawsuit from the...

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Drones to be Used for Surveillance of Planned London Towers

Drones to be Used for Surveillance of Planned London Towers

02 December 2019 | London, United Kingdom

Contractor John Sisk and Son is to use a fleet of drones to carry out quality checks on the external structure of PRP-designed tower schemes...

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Blaze in Minneapolis High-Rise Results in Casualties

Blaze in Minneapolis High-Rise Results in Casualties

27 November 2019 | Minneapolis, United States

Five people died in the early morning of 27 November 2019 in a fire on the 14th floor of a Minneapolis public-housing high rise, with...

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