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Town Square Initiative: New York - Urban Planning and Design Concepts

Town Square Initiative: New York - Urban Planning and Design Concepts | scatol8® | Scoop.it

The Town Square Initiative is a yearlong volunteer effort in which Gensler designers set out to unearth and re-imagine unexpected open space in cities around the globe. All 43 Gensler offices were invited to participate in the conceptual project, in which we challenged our designers to identify open space in the city and reimagine it as a town square.


Visit the link for more images, diagrams and information on Gensler New York’s design of their future city.


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Gensler’s Sustainable Tower at PNC Plaza in Pittsburgh

Gensler’s Sustainable Tower at PNC Plaza in Pittsburgh | scatol8® | Scoop.it

Gensler just broke ground on Pittsburgh's new Tower at PNC Plaza - which was designed to be one of the world's most environmentally friendly skyscrapers.


After researching the world's most sustainable buildings, the design team chose the most efficient and effective green design strategies that work with Pittsburgh's climate in order to minimize energy use. Their high performance design is expected to set the standard for sustainability in skyscrapers and includes the use of double-skinned facade, natural ventilation, daylighting, solar power and more...


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