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Apple Is Spending $5 Billion On A Campus. Find Out If It's Really Worthy!

Apple has grown so big that they are running out of space. After giving iPhone users a middle finger - the company decides to build a new Headquarter building to complement their campus at One Infinite Loop. If you think of this to be the clear reason for them to be building a new HQ, you are likely mistaken. There is a lot more you are almost clueless about. 

The Apple Campus 2 is being referred to by many as a "Spaceship" due to its saucer-like design. With a promise of launching every future product there, Steve Jobs has one clear aim: to create the best place to work in the entire world. 


Apple Is Spending $5 Billion On A Campus. Find Out If It's Really Worthy!

Apple Is Spending $5 Billion On A Campus. Find Out If It's Really Worthy!

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Let's hope that the building will be opened by 2017. 

Let's hope that the building will be opened by 2017. 

From being announced in 2011, the building has seen a lot of changes over the duration of four years at Cupertino California. While we are waiting to have a complete insight of the flying saucer, let's just wish Steve Job's has all his dreams come true. 

Here are the plentiful reasons that will leave you to astound with why Steve Jobs wanted to build a campus as big as the team is getting. 

1. Steve Jobs wanted to be considered a part of the team and not the client.  

1. Steve Jobs wanted to be considered a part of the team and not the client.  

Norma Foster uttered these words saying that it was the biggest moment of his life hearing Steve Job's say he wants to be considered a part of the team and not the client. 

2. Steve Job's was greatly inspired by the London Square. 

2. Steve Job's was greatly inspired by the London Square. 

Jobs wanted the new landscapes to reflect the Californian Landscapes from his childhood, Foster claimed this in the video giving an insight to the Campus 2. 

3. Let's count in the reason to house more employees as well. 

3. Let's count in the reason to house more employees as well. 

The Spaceship building will house more than 12,000 employees. The main building has 2.8 million sq. feet floor space with a circumference of one mile.   

4. Apple wanted to bring California back to Cupertino. 

4. Apple wanted to bring California back to Cupertino. 

David Muffly, Apple's Senior Arborist revealed in the video that they aim to bring a lot of greenery back to Cupertino. 

5. Steve Jobs was always inspired by the large space. 

5. Steve Jobs was always inspired by the large space. 

His inspiration gave shape to the circular design of the building with glass walls that will give a picturesque view of the greens to the employees.

6. They aim to have a clean, self-sufficient and earth-friendly campus. 

6. They aim to have a clean, self-sufficient and earth-friendly campus. 

The plants selected to be planted can adapt to climate change. They have selected a thousand plants that are drought tolerant and plants that consume little water to irrigate. 

There will be 7,000 trees ranging more in Oaks because they are well adapted to dry climate. 

7. They want to bring renewable energy to service. 

7. They want to bring renewable energy to service. 

The campus will run on 100% renewable energy, including solar power and biofuels. There will be 700,000 sq. Feet solar panels on campus as well as the on-site low-carbon central plant. 

8. They have claimed to use recycled water to keep the campus green. 

8. They have claimed to use recycled water to keep the campus green. 

According to a report from the San Jose Mercury News mentioning that more than 157,000 gallons of water will flow to the campus daily. The water will be used for the green landscaping, cooling, and natural ventilation. You will also be surprised to know that the building will be able to stay cool without using air conditions for almost 75% of the year. 

Though the entire project is costing $5 billion, Apple strives to give the best for its employees. 

Though the entire project is costing $5 billion, Apple strives to give the best for its employees. 

Count in a stretch of run with 1,000 bikes for going around the campus. 

Count in a stretch of run with 1,000 bikes for going around the campus. 

Underground parking garages that will not ruin the green landscape. 

Underground parking garages that will not ruin the green landscape. 

$70 million wellness center and a 6,000 square foot cafeteria. 

$70 million wellness center and a 6,000 square foot cafeteria. 

Apple will be increasing their bar up a lot by using renewable energy, biofuels, and all the added facilities. 

Apple will be increasing their bar up a lot by using renewable energy, biofuels, and all the added facilities. 

Looks like you've ended up knowing everything about your dream destination. 

Check out this video: 

We wish that the promise of the all 2017 launch's will happen right at this magnificent place.

We've got a deadline: 2017.

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