31 Jul '14, 1pm

Mysterious sinkholes

Mysterious sinkholes

The structure will serve as the new corporate headquarters for the Lotte Group, whose subsidairy, Lotte Construction is in charge of the building process and aims for LEED certification . The skyscraper will include public transport connectors, retail and residential space, offices, a hotel, an observation deck, and other public areas. So far, 123 floors have been built, but the accelerated circulation of underground water could undermine the ground in the area, Professor Park Chang-kun told The Associated Press. The skyscraper is slated for completion in 2016.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/lotte-world-tower-mysterious-sinkhol...

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