A 3D printer on a construction site – Sounds like a science fiction? Well, no more. One of these has recently printed a two-storey office building for the Dubai municipality. With a total area of 640 square meters, it is the largest 3D printed building in the world.
A unique project called The Spiral is emerging in New York. After completion of this 314-metre extraordinary office development in 2021 the skyscraper will offer a green terrace on every of its 65 storeys.
Skanska has begun making use of a unique recycled concrete named Rebetong. What previously ended up after building demolitions as waste at the scrapyard can now be used for the production of a new building material.
In October, the extensive reconstruction of the Prague headquarters of KPMG in Florence was completed. In the course of the full operation of the building, 520 tons of debris was lost within 12 months, and a central staircase connecting the individual floors, a client zone with a view of the centre of Prague, or a meeting room for informal staff were added.
Deciding on the winners of the 26th year of the nationwide "Building of the Year" competition goes into the final. Simultaneously with the judging of the jury, the public can also choose its winner. Which of the office buildings is your favourite winner?