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Trident and ULMA raise ‘tallest skycraper in Brooklyn’
US contractor uses specialist formwork system from ULMA for 73-storey-high 9 Dekalb Avenue project
Construction starts on Milan’s renewable offices
New CityWave building will put ‘quality of life’ first and aims to have a “positive impact” on the environment
Besix to build ‘Africa’s tallest tower’
Belgian construction company to begin work on the Ivory Coast’s 282-metre F Tower later this month 
Plans revealed for ‘world’s second tallest’ skyscraper
UK architects Kettle Collective say Russia’s new Lakhta Center II tower will measure 703m high
Crane lifts crane at Tiffany & Co.
McLaren Engineering’s construction engineering division used a crane to lift a crane to a rooftop at the iconic Tiffany & Co. building on Fifth Avenue in New York City.
Design for Japan’s tallest building revealed
‘Torch Tower’ to be 390m high and located in Tokyo
Number of skyscrapers completed in 2020 drops
Impact of Covid-19 one reason for decline in completions of buildings 200m tall or above
Mace completes iconic One Za’abeel lift
Construction company lifts final section of cantilevered building into place in Dubai, UAE
Qatar’s new 200m high towers
Towers scheduled for completion in May 2021 in time for FIFA World Cup
Commercial building in US designed for post pandemic needs
Features include airPHX air filtration technology and MAD Elevator Toe-To-Go elevator system
3D BIM processes used in design of Qatar Office Tower
Bentley Systems’ STAAD.Pro helped in the efficient design of US$260 million high rise
Green light for Australia’s tallest building
Planning approval for 356m-high tower in Melbourne
High Rise Construction: Higher, faster, safer, better
Unprecedented heights, intricate skylines and efficient use of space are all possible thanks to the latest building innovations
US$550 million Texas medical complex
Texas A&M University in US to construct new medical training centre and create housing
New China HQ for smartphone company
Building of four towers reaching a height of 200m to be built for smartphone business
Work on China’s skyscrapers slows
Reports indicate that construction of numerous skyscrapers in China is behind schedule
Hotel collapse in New Orleans, US
Two dead, one construction worker still missing and 30 injured after Hard Rock Hotel partially collapses
Tokyo’s new US$5.4 billion development
Mori Building Co begins work on real estate project that will include Japan’s tallest building
Falsework and formwork: building digitally
Digital solutions are increasingly being integrated into falsework and formwork offerings
White paper: improving productivity & safety on high-rise jobs
More than 138 contractors and consultants worldwide completed the survey on high-rise projects
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