Gallery: Giant Mangrove Patch Office Tower Rotates to Provide Splendid ...

 
The rotating Agung Sedayu Center both mimics and straddles Northern Jakarta's sensitive mangrove ecosystem without leaving an undue footprint. Designed by Agung Mahaputra, Andika Priya Utama, Arief Aditya Putra, Dely Hamzah, Nidia Safiana, and Rahadi Utomo, the Mangrove Tower provides rotating views of the surrounding coastal expanse. On a more practical and ecologically-sensible note, the building's rotation follows the sun as it makes its way across the morning sky. For these and other sustainable features, we give the asymmetrical, mixed-use Mangrove Tower top marks.

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  1. Chris Young November 14, 2012 at 2:41 pm

    if no cars are allowed, why does it have a subterranean parking garage?

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