Category Archives: Structures

Just don’t add a diving board! The incredible apartments that have swimming pools instead of balconies

Architects have made a splash with a bold design for new towers in Mumbai featuring swimming pools enclosed in glass instead of balconies. Known as Aquaria Grande, the 37-storey skyscrapers were the result of a collaboration between Hong Kong-based architect James Law and Indian real estate company Wadhwa Group. The complex would have 200 apartments,

World’s highest bridge meets the world’s most lax ‘elf and safety rules: Daredevil Chinese workers put finishing touches to amazing new structure

This hard-grafting painter may have climbed the ladder to a career high… but one mistake and it’s a hard fall back to where he started. Labourers put the finishing touches to the Anzhaite Long-span Suspension Bridge in Jishou, Hunan, China, this week, just in time for its opening. And at 1,102ft up and 3,858ft across