Design October, 22 2008

Astrearchitecture’s Viewing Platform at Tyrol, Austria

Engineering 1 – Nature 0.

Just kidding. It is, however, not unreasonable to be astounded by Astrearchitecture’s Top of Tyrol viewing platform. Completed last month, the structure is built of steel and cantilevers nine meters over the ridge of Mount Isidor. The platform is located at Stubai Glacier in Tyrol, Austria.

Dezeen has a full write up of this wonder of design engineering. A must read.