WELL Building Standard
Revised designs have been released for 22 Bishopsgate in London. The tower will sit at the center of a cluster of high-rises in the City financial district, which includes the Leadenhall Building and 20 Fenchurch Street. It will be the second tallest building in the UK behind the Shard.
Work has begun on replacing the existing building at 425 Park Avenue in New York with a new 21st century skyscraper designed by Foster + Partners. The design is aimed at being sustainable and at promoting the wellbeing of its occupants. The groundbreaking ceremony took place on Jun. 10.
The CSL at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens has become the first building to obtain the world's four highest sustainable building standards, according to Phipps. The facility has just added Living Building Challenge certification to its list of credits.