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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The tower will be constructed using many recycled and recyclable materials, and a centralized recycling system will be accessible from each floor. For the last 14 years car travel in Melbourne grew slower than both population and public transport travel, but it’s still increasing in absolute terms.

It would be amazing to see the details and inerior elevations of this project. I can withdraw my consent at any time by unsubscribing.

A very good-looking building – reminiscent of a tropical canapy too. Ken Yeang is the future. The building has also been designed for future adaptability, with many walls and floors that can be moved or removed. Subscribe to get free weekly updates on the latest news on innovation and design.

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To complete the subscription process, please click the link in the email we just sent you. This is what urban areas will have to become. I think it would reveal even more beauty and practicality — and I believe the sditt of the spaces will experience a high level of enjoyment. Please login or sign up for a FREE trial to engage in the commentary. Alan Davies Mar 21, 1. What else can we come to expect from Asia?

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I understand that Singaporee can unsubscribe at any time. This is way more attractive than most of the singapire buildings that come across this post. Sign up for weekly newsletter. Sign me up for weekly Inhabitat updates. Public transport Alan Davies Oct 17, 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 skngapore of my data in the United States, where data protection laws may be different from those in my country.


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Infrastructure Alan Davies Nov 25, Join the conversation Cancel reply The Evitt comment section is members-only content. Log In Sign Up. Publicly accessible ramps will connect upper floors to the street level lined in shops, restaurants and plant life. More copycats from the west and less originality. I agree to receive emails from Inhabitat. We need to confirm your email address.