Plans Unveiled for 46-Story Skyscraper with Sky Gardens in Leeds

Plans Unveiled for 46-Story Skyscraper with Sky Gardens in Leeds

28 May 2020 | Leeds, United Kingdom

Detailed proposals have been submitted for a huge new skyscraper in Leeds which would become among the tallest buildings anywhere in Yorkshire if it gets...

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A New York City Art Deco Staple is Getting A New Observation Deck

A New York City Art Deco Staple is Getting A New Observation Deck

28 May 2020 | New York City, United States

It’s the Chrysler Building’s time to shine. The Art Deco skyscraper, built in 1928, is getting a brand-new observation deck. The Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC)...

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Pedestrian-Forward Scheme Revealed for Hong Kong's Wan Chai District

Pedestrian-Forward Scheme Revealed for Hong Kong's Wan Chai District

28 May 2020 | Hong Kong, China

Billed as Hong Kong’s equivalent of the New York High Line, Wan Chai Connect is a vision for the future. Wan Chai Connect will deliver a...

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Plans Approved For 102-Story Skyscraper That Could Be Chicago's Second-Tallest

Plans Approved For 102-Story Skyscraper That Could Be Chicago's Second-Tallest

27 May 2020 | Chicago, United States

A 102-story skyscraper known as Tribune East Tower could become Chicago’s second tallest building in the coming years, after aldermen on Wednesday, 20 May, 2020...

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An Auckland Penthouse Could Be the Country's Most Expensive Home

An Auckland Penthouse Could Be the Country's Most Expensive Home

27 May 2020 | Auckland, New Zealand

This “super penthouse” is the crown jewel of Auckland’s latest luxury development, The Pacifica, and has just hit the market for NZ$40 million (US$23.9 million)....

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1,001-Room Hotel Planned for Niigata

1,001-Room Hotel Planned for Niigata

27 May 2020 | Niigata, Japan

On May 21, 2020, hotel developer and operator APA Group held the groundbreaking ceremony for a 1,001-room hotel and 212-unit condo development in Niigata City....

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One Barangaroo Tops Out in Sydney

One Barangaroo Tops Out in Sydney

26 May 2020 | Sydney, Australia

Crown Sydney has topped out, reaching the vertical limits of the 272-meter-high hotel resort and residences at One Barangaroo.  After four years of construction, Crown...

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Construction Company Awarded Contract for Hotel Project in Hanoi

Construction Company Awarded Contract for Hotel Project in Hanoi

26 May 2020 | Hanoi, Vietnam

Lotte E&C has won the 350 billion-won (US$284 million) project for The Heaven mixed-use complex in Hanoi.  The project, ordered by Sunkyung E&C Group, calls...

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Mixed-Use Building Proposed for Downtown Boise

Mixed-Use Building Proposed for Downtown Boise

26 May 2020 | Boise, United States

The Boise skyline could see a dramatic change in coming years, if a new project from Ball Ventures Ahlquist and Idaho Central Credit Union comes...

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Greenery-Clad Office Tower Gets Go-Ahead in London

Greenery-Clad Office Tower Gets Go-Ahead in London

22 May 2020 | London, United Kingdom

A proposed 36-story London office tower with “extensive vertical urban greening” has been given a full blessing to proceed by the City of London Corporation’s...

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