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22-11-2016 > New Tallest Planned For Australia

Orion Towers, The Gold CoastWhat could be the new tallest building in Australia, the Orion Towers, has been proposed for a site on the Gold Coast between Markwell and Enderley.

25-01-2016 > Meatpacking Tower Harks Back To 30s Glory Days

180th East 88 Street, New York CityManhattan's Meatpacking district isn't an area that is particularly associated with skyscrapers despite the high-rise reputation of New York City. That could all be about to change if a new tower at 180 East 88 Street gets built.

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10-01-2016 > Finger Tower Plans Broached For Key NYC Site

6 Columbus Circle, New York City6 Columbus Circle is the latest in an increasing stream of incredibly slender towers proposed for sites in Manhattan that are often needle-thin.

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09-01-2016 > Worlds Tallest Mooted For Basra

The Bride Tower, BasraPolitical troubles not withstanding Iraq should be a rich country, and one with the trappings of its neighbours which includes supertall buildings. Bearing this in mind the forward looking Provincial Council of Basra has hired Mott MacDonald to come up with a feasibility study for a city district that includes a 240 floor building that would be the tallest building in the world.

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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.

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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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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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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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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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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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