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KPF's Lotte World Tower Jeopardized by Mysterious Sinkholes

KPF's Lotte World Tower Jeopardized by Mysterious Sinkholes
KPF's Lotte World Tower Jeopardized by Mysterious Sinkholes, Courtesy of DBOX Branding & Creative for KPF
Courtesy of DBOX Branding & Creative for KPF

Construction is well underway for KPF's Lotte World Tower in Seoul, however the mysterious appearance of sinkholes in the surrounding area - as reported by CNN - has brought on a slew of safety concerns. Authorities have been unable to determine the cause of the sinkholes which have appeared in a number of locations around Seoul's Songpa District, although they have ruled out sewerage as a possibility. To learn more about the bizarre phenomenon putting the 123-story tower under scrutiny, click here.

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Cite: Jennifer Whelan. "KPF's Lotte World Tower Jeopardized by Mysterious Sinkholes" 11 Aug 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/536294/kpf-s-lotte-world-tower-jeopardized-by-mysterious-sinkholes/> ISSN 0719-8884
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