In 2011, the late Steve jobs announced Apple’s plans to build a new campus in the shape of a spaceship. In the Internet appeared fresh video of the construction captured using a drone the DJI Inspire 1. The video includes footage from the construction site in early 2016.
In the list of amazing architectural solutions “flying saucer” Apple is the new conference hall with a capacity of 1000 people. It is in close proximity to the main building and is located under the ground. It is here that the company plans to launch their new products.
The entrance to the room topped with a huge glass construction that will Eclipse the main new York Apple Store. In the future Apple will abandon the usual Moscone West center for the arts Yerba Buena in San Francisco and will be holding out their online broadcast announcements. The construction of the conference hall, according to sources, will cost Apple $161 million.
Directly, the campus will occupy an area of 2.8 million square feet (about 260 sq. m. 100), which is approximately 230% larger than the existing headquarters of the company. The cost of construction exceeds $6 billion up To this point, Apple began installing huge panes of glass that will cover the facade of a huge building.
The project was developed by the architectural firm Foster + Partners, while for a landscaping company OLIN responsible.