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Moabiter Werder Complex

Berlin, Germany

The site of today's Moabiter Werder has been the property of the city of Berlin since the 13th century. Since 1850, Moabit has increasingly settled in industrial facilities, including a shipyard on the river Spree. The Spree meadows, which had been essentially unchanged for centuries, had to be..

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Potsdamer Platz is an important public square and traffic intersection in the center of Berlin, Germany, lying about 1 km south of the Brandenburg Gate and the Reichstag (German Parliament Building), and close to the southeast corner of the Tiergarten park. It is named after the city of Potsdam..

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City of Science complex

Berlin, Germany

The Berlin Adlershof Science City is one of the most successful high-technology sites in Germany and Berlin’s largest media site. It is home to 1,041 companies and scientific institutions (Dec 2016) on an area of 4.2 km² - embedded in an integrated urban planning concept. 16,778 people work and..

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Robert Moses

New York, USA
born 1888, New Haven, Connecticut

Robert Moses (December 18, 1888 – July 29, 1981) was a public official who worked mainly in the New York metropolitan area. Known as the "master builder" of mid-20th century New York City, Long Island, Rockland County, and Westchester County, he is sometimes compared to Baron Haussmann of Second..

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IBA Berlin 1987

Berlin, Germany
by Hardt-Waltherr Hämer, ...

The International Building Exhibition 1987 (IBA) was an architectural exhibition and an urban planning concept of the Berlin Senate to regain the West Berlin city ​​center as a residential location. The idea came from the Berlin senate building director Hans-Christian Müller. The early urban..

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