“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...
Her Majesty The Queen Opens Innovative CUBRIC Building
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...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
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...
Adapting Cities in the Climate Change Era
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...turn, leads to more intense rainfalls. As cities are largely surfaced by impermeable materials like asphalt, this makes them highly susceptible to flooding. This is why the idea of a...
Building Living Shorelines
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...linear foot. All depends on the project’s specific needs and materials, however. While hard design structures often have a limited life, soft engineering produces living shorelines that can repair themselves.”...
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