Archive for July, 2010

Heritage Plaza

Heritage Plaza is a skyscraper that is located in an area known as the Skyline District in Houston, Texas. It is the fifth tallest building in the city of Houston and the 8th tallest in the State of Texas. It is considered as one of the city’s famous buildings. Heritage Plaza History The Heritage Plaza […]

U.S. Bank Tower

The U.S. Bank Tower is a tall skyscraper located in downtown Los Angeles in California. It is considered as the tallest building in the state and the 40th tallest in the world. It is also considered as the tallest building in the world equipped with a roof-top heliport. With such distinctions, it has become one […]

Jin Mao Tower

Jin Mao Tower is a relatively new high rise skyscraper that is located in the Pudong district of Shanghai in the People’s Republic of China. It is considered to be one of the centerpieces of the Pudong skyline. It was also considered as the tallest building in the country until 2007 which was taken over […]

Commerzbank Building

The Commerzbank Building is an imposing skyscraper located in Frankfurt, Germany. It is considered to be the current tallest building in the European Union, having overtaken the previous tallest, Masseturm by two meters. Both buildings are located in the city of Frankfurt. The Commerzbank is the second tallest in all of Europe after the Triumph-Palace […]