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24-06-2015 > New Park Tower Designed For San Francisco

Park Tower, San FranciscoGoettsch Partners has won a competition to design a new skyscraper to stand in the heart of San Francisco.

23-06-2015 > CTBUH Picks 2015 Winners

One World Trade CentreThe CTBUH has named what it considers to be the best tall buildings of 2015. The competition, although ultimately a bit of good fun, does also have the very serious purpose of highlighting the cutting edge of skyscraper design and development as decided by the Committee for Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, with the latest trend indicated from two of the winners that are literally green thanks to the plants they incorporate.

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11-06-2015 > WTC 2 Unveiled

WTC 2, New YorkNew designs for World Trade Centre 2, this time by Danish architects BIG, have been unveiled.

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24-04-2015 > Nanning Set For Record Supertall

Nanning China Resources Center TowerAnother supertall tower has been proposed for the Chinese super-city of Nanning, which if built will rise to a height of 445 metres.

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13-03-2015 > Foster Designs The One

The One, TorontoIt may sound like the victor of a Highlander movie, but The One is actually a new skyscraper proposal from Foster + Partners, with the help of local firm Core Architects, that if realised will be the tallest building in Canada.

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26-02-2015 > Monterrey Set For Latin Americas Tallest

Torre Insignia, MonterreyTorre Insignia is a new supertall skyscraper proposal for the Mexican city of Monterrey that if built will rise to a height of 330 metres, a height which if realised will make it the tallest tower in Latin America.

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07-12-2014 > KPF Pen New York Supertall

One Vanderbilt, New York CityKohn Pedersen Fox has been designing what if built will be one of the tallest towers in Manhattan, a 461 metre tall structure, that harks back to the glory days of New York towers thanks to its soaring spire.

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18-11-2014 > Construction Starts On Chinas Fourth Tallest

Greenland Tower, ChengduThe Chinese property developer, Greenland, has begun construction on what will be the tallest skyscraper in south-western China in the city of Chengdu.

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26-02-2015 > Third Time Lucky For Nouvel Skyscraper Designs

Tour Hekla, ParisSince 2013 Jean Nouvel has been working on Tour Hekla, a new skyscraper to stand in Pari's La Defense, the main tall building cluster of the French capital. Developed by Hines and AG Real Estate, it will have 47 floors and consist almost entirely of office space.

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26-02-2015 > New Supertall Unveiled In Dubai

Al Wasl Tower, DubaiDubai might be famed for its skyscrapers but visitors to the city will tell you that much of it remains empty dust-covered lots. One of these could soon see a supertall proposal, one of the first since the 2008 financial crash that has seen the previously growing skyline reach a state of stasis.

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04-12-2014 > New Plans For Dublins Bolands Mill

Bolands Mill, DublinBefore the Great Irish Crash, Bolands Mill was a site on the dockside of Grand Canal Docks in central Dublin where Treasury Holdings planned on constructing a 100 metre tall tower. Those plans came crashing down, but the attractive position of the site remains and new proposals have finally surfaced six years on.

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27-07-2014 > Foster Tower To Dominate San Francisco

50 First Street, San FranciscoThe Transamerica Pyramid, one of the most iconic skyscrapers in the world, has dominated the view of San Francisco for decades. All that could soon be about to change if proposals led by Foster+Partners for 50 First Street get the go ahead and rival it on the skyline.

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