Tallest buildings built and proposed in Jakarta

Today many cities in Southeast Asia are experiencing an unprecedented construction boom, in which a bunch of skyscrapers beyond 200 meters including many supertalls are under construction and proposed, some notable cities are Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Manila, and Indonesian capital Jakarta is another of them. For 200-meter-add buildings, there are over 50 such kind of […]

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The tallest building in Beijing grows to nearly 500m high

Despite the rate of economic growth has slowed down significantly, China is still consistently constructing a large amount of skyscrapers every year to provide sufficient office spaces, and also to demonstrate the prestige. The capital city Beijing is no exception, like other cities in China the city is also witnessing a construction boom. Although from […]

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Fictional Skyscrapers in Films and Television Series

While tons of skyscrapers are getting built every month in the cities around the world, skyscrapers also often appears in the films, TV series, video games. In these films some of them appear just exactly same as what in the reality, and some films of which the plots are set in the future usually feature […]

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Skyscrapers named after Donald Trump in America

Donald Trump is well known for his love of skyscrapers, he has developed numerous skyscrapers. And he likes use the name of himself to name the buildings that he developed or owned, and then show the buildings especially the one in New York City to the audience in his TV shows. A significant feature of […]

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Tallest Skyscrapers in Mumbai

Mumbai is one of the world’s largest global metropolises and still keeps growing. The construction of skyscrapers is a new phenomenon in Mumbai, all the skyscrapers surpassing 200m are built after 2010, but the amount grows very fast, after a few years of development the city has already have one of tallest skyline in the […]

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Why building a tallest building is necessary

In February 2016, a proposal for a hyper-tall building was widely reported by global medias, the building was proposed in Japan that set to be built in Tokyo Bay before 2045 and will rise to a height two times of Burj Khalifa, that’s great but 2045 is too late, it’s very possible that it will […]

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The Tallest Skyscrapers in London

European countries seems not very active in respect of construction of skyscrapers, high-rise buildings above 200 meters can be hardly found in most of European cities, with the exception of Frankfurt, La Defense, Moscow, Istanbul, Madrid, Milan, and London, these cities each has more than 2 buildings above 200 meters, not all of these cities […]

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Supertall Skyscrapers in Melbourne

Melbourne is the second largest city in Australia, with a population of about 4.5 million, after Sydney’s 4.9 million, however in respect of skyscrapers, it is far ahead of Sydney, the city has 13 buildings above 200 meters in height and more than 40 buildings with same size being developed, while Sydney has only 9 […]

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Supertall Skyscrapers in Gold Coast

As the economy recovers from the depression, there were never so much skyscrapers being proposed in lots of cities around the world, the supertall skyscrapers once can only be found only one or two in most cities including New York City, which had only one supertall skyscraper built if judged by roof height. Now some […]

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Tallest Buildings in Wuhan over 300m

Wuhan is a city located at central area of China alongside the Yangzhi River, it’s the major transportation and commercial hub in Central China. Wuhan is often regarded as the Eastern version of Chicago, for it situated at the central place of China as Chicago situated at the similar point in United States and has […]

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Recent Progress on China Zun Tower

Let’s briefly look back to the progress of China in last year: It break 200m mark in April, 2016, becoming a standard skyscraper, and then, it kept growing significantly with a speed of about 0.8 meter per day and break 300m mark in July 2016, becoming a supertall skyscraper, since then it became the 3rd […]

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Supertall skyscrapers in Japan

Japan is one of a few countries that started developing the skyscrapers sooner than rest of the world, this is a bit different with other skyscraper cities, like Shenzhen or Dubai. Shinjuku Mitsui Building is the first skyscraper beyond 200 m built in Japan and was built in 1974, 19 skyscrapers above 200m in whole […]

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