IN PICTURES | Planned 'domino-shaped' Cape Town skyscraper raising eyebrows

13 December 2020 - 00:00 By bobby jordan

The tallest trees catch the most wind. It’s the same with buildings, which is why a plan for Cape Town's tallest skyscraper has raised concerns about its “domino” shape and how to stop rooftop furniture being  blown away by the city’s infamous gales.

A specialist wind study found it would not be possible to have an outdoor facility on top of the proposed 145m building opposite Cape Town International Convention Centre...

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