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Plans For A Mile-High Skyscraper Revealed !

Plans for a mile-high skyscraper revealed in Japan !

Give them an inch, they’ll take a mile ! The next generation of Supertower has arrived.

Aptly named NEXT TOKYO, the main structure will be 5,557 ft tall ( Sky Mile Tower ), contrasting with the current tallest building in the world Dubai’s Burj Khalifa at 2,716.5 ft

Next Tokyo

Details

Architect: Kohn Penderson Fox

Structural Engineers : Leslie E Robertson

Location : Tokyo Bay

Site Plan : Chain of hexagon shaped man made islands forming a mini-city designed to combat climate change, rising tides and house up to 500,000 people.  Completion Date : 2045

Next Tokyo

Buzz-Worthy Features

 The building’s hi-tech facade will collect, filter and store water from the atmosphere, providing water to the apartments.

 

And of course, in a sci-fi meets reality moment, the elevators will be cable-free and able to move both vertically and horizontally.

Will you join the mile-high club ?

 
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