7/23/19 – BIG proposes 500-foot observation tower for San Diego
Archinect News By Antonio Pacheco
Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) and developers 1HWY1 have proposed a 500-foot cylindrical observation tower for San Diego's waterfront Central Embarcadero as part of a massive $2.4 billion Seaport San Diego project.
The part-hotel, part-theme park development could include 385 hotel rooms, a 170,822-square-foot "vertical aquarium," and other retail, office, and leisure spaces, according to a recent report from The San Diego Union-Tribune.
The proposal, which will have to undergo extensive environmental review and be approved by the California Coastal Commission, is not without controversy...Read More>