A treetop walkway has just been built in a forest near Copenhagen. It stands in Camp Adventure, which is Denmark’s biggest climbing park. The goal is to bring visitors closer to nature, giving them a view of the surrounding rolling hills, wetlands, and meadows. The tower’s materials “blend in subtly […]
An unfinished skyscraper in Manhattan is reportedly tilting 3 inches north. The tower’s contractor is suing the developer. The developer said there’s no safety issue and the contractor is trying to distract from its inability to complete the project. New York City is home to an eclectic mix of towers: […]
Melbourne’s newest skyscraper will be the tallest in the Southern Hemisphere — and very green. Local developer Beulah International has awarded its $2 billion development project for the the current BMW dealership on Southbank to UNStudio X and Cox Architecture. Their concept, “Green Spine”, is, according to Beulah, “a stunning […]
Australia’s Suncorp has launched a takeover of New Zealand insurer Tower, going on market to grab a significant stake from under the nose of a rival bidder. The company announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Vero Insurance New Zealand, acquired 11.14% of the ordinary shares in Tower and wants to […]
VIDEO: A Russian architect, Vasily Klyukin, designed a high-rise building shaped as a cobra.
Insurance company Tower today warned that higher than expected claims from the Canterbury earthquakes in New Zealand six years ago will drag on after tax profits for the full year by $16.2 million. A short time, ago, shares in the dual-listed business were down 14.5% to $1.12, from a 12-month […]
Unfortunately, they did not get away with it scot-free.