Proposed timber tower would be a tall order drink of water for NYC

The Central Park Tower would rise to a height of 712 ft (217 m), making it the world’s tallest timber tower New York City’s DFA Studio recently unveiled a blue sky proposal for an observation tower in Central Park. If built, it would be the world’s tallest timber structure and offer excellent views of NYC. Interestingly, […]

Jakarta Is Building a Gigantic Bird-Shaped Seawall

  The “Great Garuda” seawall will be shaped like Indonesia’s national symbol—a mythical, birdlike creature. Parts of Jakarta, Indonesia are sinking more quickly than Venice, and Reuters reports that the city has lost 13 feet of elevation over the past 30 years. That would be a huge problem even if Jakarta weren’t home to nearly ten million Indonesians. But […]

Construction on the high seas adds to Asian maritime tensions

Construction on the Chinese-controlled Subi Reef in the Spratly islands Nation-building has come to Asia’s seas — literally — as China and Japan, already embroiled in territorial disputes over existing islands, raise artificial land masses from the ocean. The increase in number of these man-made islands is the latest flashpoint in a region where relations […]

VIDEO SHOWS THE LARGEST SEA BRIDGE IN THE WORLD IN CHINA

Uploaded on 2 Jul 2011 An engineering marvel the Jiaozhou bay bridge has finally opened up after four years of construction. The 26.3 miles long bridge links the port city of Qingdao to the island of Huangdao. OOO Henry Sapiecha

Holland’s Barriers to The Sea video explains

 WILL HOLLAND BE WASHED AWAY ONE DAY? Published on 19 Apr 2014 The Delta Works in the Netherlands (Holland) is the largest flood protection project in the world. This project consists of a number of surge barriers, for examples: 1- The Oosterscheldekering is the largest of the 13 ambitious Delta Works series of dams and […]

Ocean Spiral city in ocean depths designed to harness underwater opportunities for mankind

An increasing world population means more strain on resources, and requires increasingly innovative solutions. Japanese firm Shimizu has come up with one such idea. Ocean Spiral is an underwater city that seeks to make use of the ocean’s rich resources. Shimizu is no stranger to moonshot ideas. It has previously proposed a ring of solar […]

THE LARGEST DAM & HYDRO POWER GENERATION SYSTEM IN THE WORLD IN CHINA IS NOW OFFICIALLY ON LINE AS VIDEO SHOWS HERE

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VIDEO SHOWS WHAT THE FUTURE IS FOR THE WORLDS LARGEST 3 GORGES DAM IN CHINA

GROWING UNEASE WITH THE FUTURE OF THE WORLDS BIGGEST DAM IN CHINA Damning the Three Gorges (2008): Are the 400 million people living in the Damning the Three Gorges (2008): Are the 400 million people living in the Yangtze basin paying the price for living beside the world’s largest hydroelectric dam? Scientists fear it could spark […]

THE WORLDS LARGEST WATER DAM SHOWS IN THIS VIDEO

THE 3 GORGES DAM OF CENTRAL CHINA IS THE HUGEST CONCRETE STRUCTURE ON EARTH Took the labour of 40,000 people 17years o build Henry Sapiecha