E3S Web Conf.
Volume 33, 2018High-Rise Construction 2017 (HRC 2017)
|Number of page(s)||10|
|Section||1 Architecture and Urban Planning|
|Published online||06 March 2018|
Spatially organized «vertical city» as a synthesis of tall buildings and airships
Volgograd State Technical University, Volgograd, Akademicheskaya St., 1, 400047, Russia
1 Corresponding author: firstname.lastname@example.org
The paper explores the compact city concept based on the «spatial» urban development principles and describes the prerequisites and possible methods to move from «horizontal» planning to «vertical» urban environments. It highlights the close connection between urban space, high-rise city landscape and conveyance options and sets out the ideas for upgrading the existing architectural and urban planning principles. It also conceptualizes the use of airships to create additional spatial connections between urban structure elements and high-rise buildings. Functional changes are considered in creating both urban environment and internal space of tall buildings, and the environmental aspects of the new spatial model are brought to light. The paper delineates the prospects for making a truly «spatial» multidimensional city space.
© The Authors, published by EDP Sciences, 2018
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