Foster + Partners break ground on the crystalline ICD Brookfield Place skyscraper in Dubai

January 27, 2016 by  
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A new crystalline skyscraper, designed by Foster + Partners , just broke ground in Dubai. Part of a large mixed-use development known as ICD Brookfield Place in the Dubai International Financial Center district (DIFC), the 53-story office block is enveloped in a faceted glass facade and will comprise penthouses and terraces with views of SOM’s Burj Khalifa, known as the world’s tallest building . The entire development aims to achieve a LEED Gold sustainability rating. Read the rest of Foster + Partners break ground on the crystalline ICD Brookfield Place skyscraper in Dubai

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ICD and ITKE’s Robotically Woven Pavilion Mimics the Structural Performance of Beetle Shells

July 4, 2014 by  
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Robots Built This Peanut-Shaped Geometric Building From 243 Prefab Wood Panels

June 25, 2014 by  
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