10 Of The Most Technologically Advanced Building In The World

October 06, 2016

The Water Discus Underwater Hotel

Skyscrapers and other structures have the norm of the twenty-first century technology focus. With the vibrant lights, environmentally-friendly solutions and pioneering innovations, modern architects and engineers take city building to a whole new level. This can especially on a constantly evolving era of technology are written to, with high-efficiency programmes be developed, before exhausting the previous.
Take a look at the ten world's most technologically advanced buildings.

The Water Discus Underwater-Hotel - Dubai

The Water Discus Underwater Hotel

Water of Discus will be hotels of two discs: one above the water and the other under water. This combo allows guests to admire panoramic views of the sea, while to enjoy the warm climate of still. The two components are a 5 strong legs and a vertical axis with a staircase and elevator connected. After each disc was measured on the local conditions. Facilities in this techno-focused Hotel stations emergency breathing include wreck driver training facility, a cave, a 4-metre-deep diving pool, equipped with surveillance cameras, as well as huts filled the air.
The structure supported is connected by five fixed legs on the seabed, while the upper flange washer just above the water surface. These two technical solutions ensure that the water of Discus is sure in the case of a high tsunami which usually affect the nearby coastal areas. The strength of the technical solutions and design used to ensure that the submersible plate automatically turns up in case of an emergency!. What's more, offer a large wave with vivid views of the sky a safe feeling of spaciousness to reduce any claustrophobic feelings typically associated with the enclosed spaces of the underwater.

Taipei 101 - Taiwan


Known as soon as the tallest building in the world (to be overtaken in 2010 from Burj Khalifa), Taipei 101 has more up its sleeve than sheer height. With 101 floors, this technology-based structure has indeed for leadership in industrial design and energy and is the largest and highest eco-friendly building on the planet to make. It has double glazing, which hinder external heat by up to 50 percent, while about 30 percent of the water requirements of the building are by recycling. Satellite and fiber optic Internet has always available, since the building was opened and is updated on a constant basis. The lift is also one which included the fastest in the world, even a special braking system for emergencies.

Apple Campus 2 - Cupertino, United States

Apple Campus 2

First announced in 2006 by Steve Jobs, Apple campus 2 in the end of 2013 second campus began construction on his 176-acre. 12,000 employees expected that this facility to occupy once there at the beginning of 2017. The campus is completed is located about 1 mile east of its current HQ in Cupertino, California, and is often called the "Apple spaceship" because of the appearance of the main Rotunda on the site. A particularly interesting element of the campus-2 project is unmistakably dramatic, almost invisible glass laminated Windows, which double as walls. The external spaceship ring 46 meters long, 10 meters high glass facade panels is surrounded, while the Interior with a 36-foot courtyard facade panels is equipped.
Both plates are just curved around the formation of revolutionary cylindrical glass curtain wall of the building.The inclusion of such huge glass surfaces required, examines a new design that was first in the form of a prototype. Apple had to turn the world's largest manufacturer of large-format for the large glass panes Sedak insulating safety glass & amp; are, extremely high quality Structural glass elements.

The Tower Of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

The Jeddah Tower

Although the Burj Khalifa in Dubai is recognized as the world's tallest building, this title could hands change very soon, courtesy of Saudi Arabia Jeddah Tower. Then, as soon as the last one, cloud piercing parts of the building carried out in 2020 to achieve the planned height of an amazing 3,280 feet, the tower can the record claim. Also known as the Kingdom Tower, the Jeddah to record the highest Observatory in the world and will be one mixed multi-purpose building with an overall area of 245 k square meters.
These include 360 residential apartments, 121 serviced apartments, a 200-room hotel four seasons and offices. The General layout is designed to contain a dynamic, multi purpose environment km during its 5.3 square complete with elements of modern life style, enhanced by State-of-the-art infrastructure.

Yokohama Landmark Tower - Yokohama, Japan

Yokohama Landmark Tower

Stand at 296m, comes the landmark tower with a total useful floor area of approximately 392.885 square meters and features a hotel, offices and a shopping centre in the middle like a tower, in addition to a wide variety of facilities outside area, a multi-purpose hall and a of a restored stone dock as a dockyard garden known highlighted waiting. Roles that serve as a shield against earthquake are sitting under the building so that the Earth below, without moving the structure.
But the show still not at the end, because the building uses a mass damper mechanism that outweighs everything and keeps it moves out with overly windy. This is accentuated by the flexible materials used in construction.

BSkyB Harlequin 1 - London

BSkyB Harlequin 1

The modernized radio home for Sky TV was introduced in the year 2011, the introduction of a genuine industrial design and a whole series of technical improvements. Most of them are centered around the building ventilation and lighting. Massive openings the pages, make their way to the top so that to keep, for the noise of "natural ventilation" while in the air down. Provided 100 percent of water demand for the 1,300 employees of a rain water tank, made during the heating is by a biomass system. The result is an impressive 67 percent reduction of in energy consumption.

Samsung HQ - San Jose, United States

Samsung HQ

The 10-story R & amp; E Centre is ideal for investors, buds, including the miracle of nature inside. Three garden soil scientists have running paths, trees, and recreational facilities for up to 2,500 Samsung. In addition, there are spacious parking, double as an energy source, because the roof of the entire vehicle-storing structure of the solar panel is made. Large glass Windows offer natural light and panoramic views for multiple offices.

Torre Agbar - Barcelona, Spain

Torre Agbar

The Torre Agbar marked the beginning of the technology district of the country. It features a tactful illumination lighting system known. The point is, that covered building with 4,500 LED lamps of colorful light, after dark appearance leads to a great. The innumerable sensors complement the brilliant, in the whole structure runs for outdoor weather monitoring, closing and opening the blinds, if it deems necessary. . Talk about the height of technology.

Hearst Tower - New York City, United States

Hearst Tower

The Hearst Tower is also one of the rarest skyscrapers go green. In fact, it is recognized as the first "green" office building in New York City. But what makes is so environmentally friendly, you ask? For starters, it has flooring for the lower Atrium, a conductive limestone in addition to a polyethylene tube in the wall built. This helps to maintain the water circulation for cooling, in fact by rain collected and kept in the basement.

Leslie Dan Faculty Of Pharmacy - Toronto, Canada

Leslie Dan Faculty Of Pharmacy

The Leslie Dan Faculty of pharmacy is not the typical school. The building is suspended with 2 classroom "Pods" designed, illuminated in a matching style in the night, to create a striking sense of science fiction.Unlike most of the other buildings mentioned above, the Leslie Dan is not very environmentally friendly.Indeed, it no longer could from this, how it consumes twice as much energy on every floor like an ordinary building.

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