Category Archives: Structures

World’s largest building: The New Century Global Center officially opened in China

World's largest building: The New Century Global Center in China

The building is so large it is capable housing 20 Sydney Opera Houses and is almost three times the size of the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. The numbers are little short of staggering; at 500 metres long, 400 metres wide and 100 metres high a 1.76-million-square-metre-mega-building has been opened in Sichuan province in southwestern China.

Plans afoot for Dubai’s first underwater hotel

Plans afoot for Dubai's first underwater hotel

Dubai is no stranger to breaking records. First, they built the world’s largest mall, then they built the world’s tallest building… And now, if plans come to fruition, the emirate could become home to the world’s largest underwater hotel. The Water Discus hotel has been designed by Polish company Deep Ocean Technology (DOT) with the

Luxurious Apartment Complex Made From 93 Shipping Containers Coming to Detroit

Luxurious Apartment Complex Made From 93 Shipping Containers Coming to Detroit

A new project in Detroit will upcycle 93 shipping containers into a luxury multi-family home, aptly named The Power of Green Housing Development. Designed by Steven C. Flum, the sprawling development will span four floors, and it will include 20 residences of varying size. The apartment complex will be the first luxury multi-family home in

Punjab entrepreneur sets up 10-storey building in Mohali in 48 hours (video)

Punjab entrepreneur sets up 10-storey building in Mohali in 48 hours

It was a promise delivered floor by floor. In just 48 hours, an entrepreneur has constructed a 10-storey building in this suburban town in Punjab. The red and grey facade building, Instacon, stood tall on an industrial plot in Mohali, 10 km from Chandigarh, Saturday, two days after Punjab deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal

Poseidon Undersea Resort: Luxury hotel under the sea

Poseidon Undersea Resort: Luxury hotel under the sea

Most guests luxury hotels are not thrill-seekers – but visitors to the Poseidon Undersea Resort will have to take a serious leap of faith. The holiday complex is set to be located 40ft under the sea in a lagoon off the shore of a private island in Fiji. It will house 25 suites, as well