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Here are the tallest projects proposed in Miami

Here are the tallest projects proposed in Miami

UPDATED, May 30, 9:45 a.m.: More than 20 years ago, residential skyscrapers started sprouting up in Brickell and downtown...

Here are the tallest projects proposed in Miami
WATCH: Here’s why NYC probably won’t be getting a megatall any time soon

WATCH: Here’s why NYC probably won’t be getting a megatall any time soon

New York is no doubt home to its fair share of towering skyscrapers — but what about those that...

WATCH: Here’s why NYC probably won’t be getting a megatall any time soon
New York’s vertical problem: Why the city isn’t yet home to a “megatall”

New York’s vertical problem: Why the city isn’t yet home to a “megatall”

If completed, the world’s tallest building would stand not in the center of a global capital, but in an empty, sprawling development plot in...

New York’s vertical problem: Why the city isn’t yet home to a “megatall”
Why New York has a harder time building “megatalls” than other global cities

Why New York has a harder time building “megatalls” than other global cities

If completed, the world’s tallest building would stand not in the center of a global capital, but in an...

Why New York has a harder time building “megatalls” than other global cities
Going up: Elevator technology is reaching new heights in skyscrapers across the globe

Going up: Elevator technology is reaching new heights in skyscrapers across the globe

 During the next two years alone, 187 skyscrapers are expected to pop up across the globe — each...

Going up: Elevator technology is reaching new heights in skyscrapers across the globe
In Tokyo, “location, location, location” means the three As

In Tokyo, “location, location, location” means the three As

Luxury high-rises in Tokyo usually don’t demand the same sky-high prices than their counterparts in London, Hong Kong and...

In Tokyo, “location, location, location” means the three As
Manhattan’s skyscrapers are put through the most extreme tests you can imagine

Manhattan’s skyscrapers are put through the most extreme tests you can imagine

When developers build supertall towers, they head to a small handful of specialized facilities that pummel building samples with...

Manhattan’s skyscrapers are put through the most extreme tests you can imagine
(Credit from back: Barnimages.com; Scott Lewis/Flickr)

Newark skyscraper to become one of the tallest timber buildings in the U.S.

Building out of wood is being seen more and more as an innovative and sustainable approach to construction and...

Newark skyscraper to become one of the tallest timber buildings in the U.S.
Plans for Denver's tallest tower, slated to stand 1,000 feet high, were released last week. (Six Fifty 17)

Manhattan developer plans to build Denver’s first supertall skyscraper

Looks like New York’s supertall boom is heading west. Greenwich Capital’s plans for Denver’s tallest tower, slated to stand...

Manhattan developer plans to build Denver’s first supertall skyscraper
Dynamic Tower (credit: Dynamic Architecture via YouTube)

Spinning residential tower planned for Dubai

From LLNYC: The city that has the tallest tower in the world, the largest indoor theme park in the...

Spinning residential tower planned for Dubai
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