“Opal Tower cracking Sydney Olympic Park”


Opal Tower という Sydney から約1時間くら離れたSydney Olympic Park にあるビルに轟音とともに壁などに亀裂が入り、住民の約3,000人が避難し安全が確保されるまで別の住居・ホテルで生活を過ごさなくてはいけなくなりました。





Evacuated Sydney apartment complex moved ‘1mm to 2mm’ after ‘big bang’

Updated December 25, 2018 00:23:57 Residents in a newly opened apartment building saw and heard a loud crack before thousands were evacuated from the tower in Sydney’s west. Police confirmed the 34-storey Opal Tower had moved “1 millimetre to 2 millimetres”.

Flawed process that approved Opal Tower

There were once high hopes for the evacuated Opal Tower as a landmark building that would welcome the public to a revamped Sydney Olympic Park. When its design was chosen from four competing entries, the building was praised for its unique triangular design and attractive “sky gardens”.