“Materials” Best Match
Material Match: Wood & Concrete
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versatile materials with eye-catching results. 3D printing may reconstitute the way wood and concrete are used in the construction process, but the materials themselves are poised to remain intrinsic to...
A Difference-Maker for PBL: Furniture
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...small group work, individual study and reflection, teacher directed instruction. These spaces are also intended to be equipped with a wide breadth of materials for the students to use in...
The Maker Movement
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...Making are currently conducting several research projects which could lead to exciting new innovations, such as a project that follows both new and familiar materials being developed for healthcare applications...
Single-Use Items vs. City Streets: How to Reduce and Recycle in the Urban Arena
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...by 2020, at which point it must be made of 50% compostable materials. Even though the materials are more likely to break down, it’s likely that this won’t greatly reduce...
A Greener Earth Day (+ Everyday)
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...on the planet. However, progress in technology has also led to groundbreaking design tools, sustainable building materials and new city planning regulations, which can stop or mitigate these negative environmental...
London Architecture: Dynamic, Historic, Diverse
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...having burnt down in 1936, it opened the minds of architects and designers to the possibilities of the new materials and construction methods. Beyond manufacturing revolutions and royals, the city...
Her Majesty The Queen Opens Innovative CUBRIC Building
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2016 / 06 / 08 / hrh-the-queen-opens-innovative-cubric-building
...that is welcoming, bright and uplifting and that functionally, fully supports those who use it.” The building’s welcoming interior focuses on rich materials such as wood, bold colours and geometric...Tags: architecture, Cardiff, education, university
Is Vancouver Ready to Grow from Laneways to Living Lanes?
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...(In Vancouver, a speed limit sign would be handy too). A shared and well-marked space: There are no sidewalks or curbs. Surface materials differentiate a woonerf from the asphalt of...
L’Avenue wins INOVA Award
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2016 / 10 / 28 / lavenue-wins-inova-award-from-urban-design-institute-of-quebec
...retail, office and residential in a single development in an exciting, accessible urban environment, making it a highly desirable address to live and play in. The choice of materials, formal...Tags: L'Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, Urban Development Institute
All Eyes on Optegra Flagship Hospital
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2016 / 06 / 28 / all-eyes-on-optegra-flagship-hospital
...design uses high quality materials, the extensive use of glass to manipulate natural light, and a warm tonal palette to create a calm, reassuring space in an welcoming and luxurious...Tags: healthcare, IBI Group, London, Opegra Health Eye Care, optegra, UK