30 Aug '17, 11am

#Future #Design: marine-inspired structures for a sustainable towers project in #Malaysia

#Future #Design: marine-inspired structures for a sustainable towers project in #Malaysia

Malaysia is no stranger to iconic buildings. Two of the tallest buildings in the world, the Petronas Twin Towers, are located in Kuala Lumpur, the country’s capital. So it comes as no surprise to us that a stunning new residential development is planned for the Putrajaya waterfront known as Precinct 4, just 30km south of Kuala Lumpur. The design, however, is a refreshing and original with unique, marine-inspired structures – which also draw from traditional Islamic designs – arranged in a permeable, radiating block of bioclimatic architecture.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/sustainable-towers-in-malaysia-by-st...

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