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Aria On the Bay – Miami, Fl, U.S.

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Building: Aria on the Bay
Location: Miami, Fl, U.S.
Architects: Arquitectonica
Developer: Melo Group
Height: 53 floors, 535 feet
Completion: Third quarter 2017, Construction started

AEInterests: Curvilinear, smooth, gentle lines, shaped like the ocean’s wave crests, large glass windows

Written by Steven Wilson

September 4, 2015 at 2:20 pm

Posted in Under Construction

One Ocean South Beach, Miami Beach, Fl, U.S.

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Building: One Ocean South Beach
Location: Miami Beach, Fl, U.S.
Architects: Ten Arquitectos, Sieger-Suarez
Builder: Sieger-Suarez
Interior Design: Yabu Pushelburg
Completion: Late 2015

AeInterests: Curvilinear, smooth, continuous lines, modern style, wrap around windows

Written by Steven Wilson

September 4, 2015 at 1:22 pm

Posted in Under Construction

Faena House – Miami-Beach, Fl, U.S.

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Building: Faena House
Location: Miami- Beach, USA
Architects: Foster and Partners
Structural Engineer: Permasteelisa
Developer: Molteni Group
Height: 18 floors
Completion: By the end of 2015

AEInterests: Curvilinear, sleek smooth lines, designed to reduce need for cooling during the summer, large balconies with glass everywhere, built to withstand hurricanes

Written by Steven Wilson

September 4, 2015 at 1:18 pm

Posted in Under Construction

One Thousand Museum – Miami, Florida, U.S.

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Building: One Thousand Museum
Location: Miami, Florida, U.S.
Architect: Zaha Hadid Architects
Structural Engineers: DeSimone Consulting Engineers, PLLC
Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing: Huffsey Nicolades Garcia Suarez (HNGS)
General Contractor: Plaza Construction
Developers: 1000 Biscayne Tower LLC
Height: 709 ft, 62 floors
Completion: To be completed by late 2017, construction has started

AEInterests: Rectilinear, web like exoskeleton to brace against hurricane winds, every floor has unique dimensions.

Written by Steven Wilson

September 4, 2015 at 1:12 pm

Posted in Under Construction