'City Beach' Plan Would Bring Sand Dunes to Urban Waterfront

Asian Culture Complex in South Korea Will Feature Submerged Plaza, Structures

White sails inspired the design of a hospital and spa that will form part of Tunisia Economic City, a commercial zone that is being developed in that north African country...

Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design By Charles Montgomery. New York City: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013

The city of Changsha will soon be able to boast three designs from the London-based ZahaHadid Architects...

London: Water and the Making of the Modern City By John Broich. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2013

Empire of Water: An Environmental and Political History of the New York City Water Supply By David Soll. Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 2013

ASCE Foundation at the 2013 National Concrete Canoe Competition
Highlights from the 2013 National Concrete Canoe Competition, held June 20-22, 2013 at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL....

2013 National Concrete Canoe Competition, Swamp Test
A swamp test being performed by California State University, Sacramento at the 2013 National Concrete Canoe Competition, held June 20-22, 2013 at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,...

The Future of the City: Tall Buildings and Urban Design By K. Al-Kodmany and M.M. Ali. Chicago: WIT Press, 2013

After much debate and uncertainty, the Chicago-based Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) has ruled that the height of One World Trade Center, in New York City, is indeed 1,776 ft, a symbolic number that had been in question because of the mast at the tower's top...

U.S. EPA Proposes Plan for Cleaning Up Long-Polluted Canal in New York City

Reshaping Metropolitan America: Development Trends and Opportunities to 2030 By Arthur C. Nelson. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2013.

Nanjing Art Museum Appears to Float above Rural Setting

The Very Hungry City: Urban Energy Efficiency and the Economic Fate of Cities By Austin Troy. New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, 2012.

Colorado City Plans Enhancements to South Platte River

The Sea Tree, proposed by the architecture firm Waterstudio.NL, of Rijswijk, the Netherlands, is a floating structure that can be anchored in the harbors of large cities or in rivers, lakes, and other offshore sites...

Adaptation to Climate Change in Coastal Cities, 2050

Oklahoma City Approves $653-Million Plan for Water, Wastewater Improvements

Renowned for its glittering skyline of tall buildings, the Chinese city of Shanghai is also slated to be the home of a new business district...

 

 

 

 

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