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Mount Everest inspired BASE Jump Tower proposed for Dubai’s Waterfront

A new 325-meter BASE jump tower has been proposed for Dubai’s waterfront, providing a platform for extreme sports and elevated views of the surrounding...

Godwin Austen Johnson expands design team following growth of regional contracts

Leading architecture practice eyes opportunities in Middle East and North Africa Godwin Austen Johnson (GAJ), one of the largest and longest-established UK architectural and design...

Cosmopolitan cities need to explore shoebox apartment concepts

Building of more small housing units may solve the problem with accommodation shortage in cosmopolitan cities across the world, according to Savills, an...

Half of World’s 10 Tallest Never-Completed Towers in Dubai

Dubai is always topping various rankings focused on record-breaking skyscrapers and architectural wonders. The city made no exception on the latest list of the...

Palazzo Versace Construction Update

Palazzo Versace Dubai is being developed on 130,000 square meters, once completed it will include, restaurants, spa, 188 condominium residences, penthouses, 148 hotel rooms...

Million Dollar Home-Movie Theaters

If you have a few million dollars, you can watch your favorite movies surrounded by Middle Earth or in your very own Batcave. Companies...

Mohamed Alabbar joins committee of leading tall buildings body

First-ever Middle Eastern to serve on the Committee since the inception of the Awards in 2002 Mr. Mohamed Alabbar, Chairman of Emaar Properties PJSC,...

World’s Largest Flower Garden Opened in Dubai

Dubai is the epicenter of new, huge developments and super projects where the traditional and modern exist in perfect harmony. The region’s latest...

AHEC showcases the ‘office of the future’ at Salone del Mobile...

Adam Khan and Wallpaper collaborate with AHEC to develop a striking timber composition - ‘Octopus’ The American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC), the leading international trade...

Emirates Green Building Council to host networking event

Emirates Green Building Council (Emirates GBC), an organisation aimed at conserving the environment by strengthening and promoting green building practices in the UAE, will...

New world’s tallest skyscraper will be twice as tall as Burj...

Architects at Kohn Pedersen Fox and structural engineering firm Leslie E. Robertson Associates are planning to erect the new world's tallest skyscraper in Japan. Located...

Call for Cityscape Awards for Emerging Markets Submissions

Cityscape Awards for Emerging Markets – a unique opportunity for the world architecture community Dubai is known worldwide for its achievements in modern architecture. Consequently,...

At the Top, Burj Khalifa is the ‘Best Attraction in the...

At the Top, Burj Khalifa, the world’s highest observation deck, has added to the pride of Dubai by being voted as the ‘Best Attraction...

Greater Knowledge Transfer on Sustainability in Construction Industry

Sustainability cannot be generalized, but should integrate histories, geographies and traditions, including contemporary building aspects, and Dubai is a perfect example for these trends...

Completion of the World’s Tallest Building Delayed Once Again

In May, the Dubai Chronicle reported that China is planning to challenge Dubai’s Burj Khalifa’s status as world’s tallest building. The Asian country is...

Dubai Eyeing a World Record for Tallest Twin Towers

After it recently broke the world’s record for highest observation deck, Dubai is moving to its next ambitious goal – building the world’s new...

World Reaches 100 Super-tall Skyscrapers; Dubai dominates with 18

World Reaches 100 Super-tall Skyscrapers with Completion of 432 Park Avenue There are now officially 100 supertall (300-plus-meter) skyscrapers in the world following the completion of...