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Safdie Completes World's Tallest Indoor Waterfall in Singapore

05:00 - 16 April, 2019
Safdie Completes World's Tallest Indoor Waterfall in Singapore, Jewel Changi Airport. Image Courtesy of Changi Airport Devt.
Jewel Changi Airport. Image Courtesy of Changi Airport Devt.

Safdie Architects has completed construction of the world's tallest indoor waterfall in Singapore's Jewel Changi Airport. Featuring a lush indoor forest and a green trail of airport amenities, the Jewel Changi Airport was designed to reinvent the concourse as a public attraction. The project was built with a torus-shaped glass dome the includes an oculus at its center. Dubbed the Rain Vortex, the oculus allows water to cascade into the airport.

Jewel Changi Airport. Image Courtesy of Changi Airport Devt. Jewel Changi Airport. Image Courtesy of Changi Airport Devt. Jewel Changi Airport. Image Courtesy of Changi Airport Devt. Jewel Changi Airport. Image Courtesy of Changi Airport Devt. + 11