“Buildings” Best Match
Modernization of Historic Courthouses: A Look into 410 E Street, Washington, DC
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Implications Breathing new life into old buildings presents challenges relating to accessibility, sustainability, and emerging technologies among others. Rather than demolishing buildings, revitalization efforts make for “smarter cities” by preserving...
Reusing Industrial Buildings in an Urban Core
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industrial buildings. What about more modern forms of industrial architecture- such as the mid-century buildings in Vancouver’s Mount Pleasant neighbourhood (shown in the pictures above, courtesy of the Vancouver Archives)?...
New York City Architecture: As Diverse as the City Itself
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...the city’s setback style buildings. The Chrysler Building: One of many New York City buildings with setback-style architecture The setback style of the early 20th century eventually evolved to become...
Space Technology for Safer Buildings
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NASA scientists aimed to create more stable spaceships, but inadvertently found a way to make buildings safer during earthquakes. In an example of the hummingbird effect, interstellar innovation presents an...
3D Printing Construction: Myths and Reality
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...is likely that 3D printed buildings may follow a similar path to Edison’s houses. While it is unlikely that printing entire buildings complete with finishes on site will ever become...
The Cost of Unhealthy Housing to the NHS
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buildings. We welcome the approach of the APPG to continue to work with others, and we would hope a key part of future engagement would integrate homes and buildings as...
Can Meaningful Access Shape Design Culture?
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Architects are vital contributors to how a city looks and feels. They design sleek residential spaces, innovative institutional buildings, and welcoming public use facilities. Compelling architecture has the ability to...
Exponential Efficiency: From Green Buildings to Green Cities
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Green building awareness, construction and data collection efforts have led to impressive data-driven opportunities to reduce resource consumption in buildings. However the voluntary approach, focusing on (mainly new and high...
Championing Buildings Fit for Wellbeing
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...a greater emphasis on physical place design and the way in which they are operated. It is well known that buildings and the way they function can influence our health...
Two IBI Group projects named best Toronto buildings of 2014
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...Streets, was designed by Daniel Libeskind. The distinctive residential tower rises 57 storeys and is home to 600 suites. “To have two of our buildings share first place in this...