30 October 2017

Humanizing the High-Rise

Kim H. Nielsen, 3XN Architects

The under-design Quay Quarter Tower will create a stunning new building on the Sydney skyline that sets new benchmarks in office tower design globally and...

16 September 2014

Examining King Abdullah Financial District (KAFD)

Julian Chen, Jacob Kurek & Claude Bøjer Godefroy, Henning Larsen Architects

The quality of space between buildings has become increasingly determinative in the success of any new urban district. This paper explores the viability in creating...

20 October 2003

Structural Design of Tall Buildings with a Minimal Risk of Collapse

Erik Reitzel, Technical University of Denmark

This paper is concerned with a new strategy for designing tall buildings: The implementation of flexibility in strategically chosen zones of the construction instead of...