Massive fish farms fill 2.6 hectare foundation of world’s wannabe tallest skyscraper

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When Broad Sustainable Buildings (BSB) unveiled plans for a 220-story prefab tower—Sky City—that would not only surpass the Burj Khalifa as the world’s tallest, but that would be built in just 90 days , the company drew excitement around the globe. But two years on, the project has floundered amid permitting issues and financial concerns. And as the Sky City foundations languish in Changsha, farmers in the region have taken over the site to dry grain, produce watermelons, and even establish a fish farm—all in plain view. Read the rest of Massive fish farms fill 2.6 hectare foundation of world’s wannabe tallest skyscraper Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Broad Sustainable Building , BSB , changsha china , china architecture , china urbanism , farming foundations , fish farm , prefab skyscraper , sky city , urban sustainability , World’s tallest tower

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Australia 108: Tallest Skyscraper in the Southern Hemisphere Coming Soon to Melbourne

March 26, 2013 by  
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