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Fosters suffers again in US as hotel HQ tower is scrapped

A Foster and Partners-designed headquarters for the billionaire Pritzker family's Hyatt Hotel Group in Chicago has been cancelled. The setback is Foster's second US project to suffer from the worsening economic climate following last month's terrorist attacks. Development of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, also designed by Foster, was recently put on ice until the New Year (AJ 18.10.01).

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