Guess again, because EDITT Tower (“Ecological Design In The Tropics”) will be built in Singapore with the financial support of their National. I think the “Garden State” could do with a few buildings that take some inspiration from the planned EDITT Tower in Singapore by Ken Yeang. Singapore’s 26 storey EDITT Tower, designed by architects T R Hamzah & Yeang, is being created to rehabilitate an urban, non-organic site.

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Choose your location preference: I think it would towee even more beauty and practicality — and I believe the users of the spaces will experience a high level of enjoyment. I understand that I can unsubscribe at any time. Do you live outside the United States?

I agree to Inhabitat’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, and to the use of cookies described therein, and I also consent to the collection, storage, and processing of my data in the United States, where data protection laws may be different from those in my country. It would be amazing to see the details and inerior elevations of this project. Join the conversation Cancel singpore The Crikey comment section is members-only content.

Alan Davies Mar 21, 1. The Andrews Government secured a massive swing at Saturday’s Victorian election in large measure because it wowed and delighted cynical voters by building productive infrastructure sooner rather than later. For toweg last 14 years car travel in Melbourne grew slower than both population and public transport travel, but it’s still increasing in absolute terms.


The Crikey comment section is members-only content. Is infrastructure why Victorian voters swung so decisively to Labor? Email address or username. I can withdraw my consent at any time by unsubscribing. Transport – general Alan Davies Nov 21, 1. Login Remember Me By logging into your account, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policyand to the use of cookies as described therein.

Looks like something someone built with their feet instead of their hands. This is what urban areas will have to become. Pete P October 17, at Log In Edtt Up. To complete the subscription process, please click the link in the email we just sent you. I agree to receive emails from the site.

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Infrastructure Alan Davies Nov 25, The Urbanist is in summer recess but back for special occasions; this time it’s my annual list of interesting books – both fiction and non-fiction – to read over the holidays.

Please login or sign up for a FREE trial to engage in the commentary. A very good-looking building – reminiscent singaapore a tropical canapy too. Cycling Alan Davies Nov 12, 3. The growing popularity of power-assisted bicycles makes cycling on footpaths by adults a doubtful proposition. Ken Yeang is the future. Thanks Lloyd Alter of Treehugger.

Approximately half of the surface area singapofe the EDITT Tower will be wrapped in organic local vegetationand passive architecture will allow for natural ventilation.


This is way more attractive than most of the high-rise buildings that come across this post. Public transport Alan Davies Oct 17, Los Angeles New York. Riders aren’t glorified pedestrians; cycling is a mode of transport that belongs on dedicated on-road and off-road paths. By logging into your account, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policyand to the use of cookies as described therein. The building has also been designed for future adaptability, with many walls and floors that can be moved or removed.

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More copycats from the west and less originality. Publicly accessible ramps will connect upper floors to the street level lined edith shops, restaurants and plant life. This guy is the real deal I agree to receive emails from Inhabitat.

Sign up for weekly newsletter. We need to confirm your email address. The tower will be constructed using many recycled and recyclable materials, and a centralized recycling system will be accessible from each floor. Is growth in driving really outstripping surging population?

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