Renwick Street Park Upgrade | Sydney Australia | Corkery Consulting

August 30, 2017,AEDT

Small parks and playgrounds throughout the residential areas of Sydney provide essential green open space and a diverse range of play opportunities. The City of Sydney (CoS) is completing an extensive program of upgrading the quality and amenity of many of its small parks. Renwick Street Park was identified for | Read More

URA unveils Masterplan for Jurong Lake District Singapore

August 29, 2017,AEDT

The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) has unveiled the masterplan for Jurong Lake District in Singapore, the city’s future second Central Business District. The masterplan is exhibited till mid-September and invites the public to share their views. KCAP Architects&Planners, leading a multi-disciplinary team consisting of SAA Architects, Arup, S333 and Lekker | Read More

Design regulations against terrorism – a catalyst for change

August 23, 2017,AEDT

Over the last year there have been several terrorist incidents that have seen the loss of life in our cities and due to this acts we have seen governments have turned to security experts, police departments and intelligence experts to offer advice on how to make cities safer. This is | Read More

Camden Highline gets backing of London Mayor

August 22, 2017,AEDT

  The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan joins over 250 local residents, community groups and businesses that have pledged support for the project which would transform a 0.8km disused railway line in Camden into a new public park and garden walk. The 8 metre high, 18 metre wide, disused railway | Read More

Five Fields Play Structure – a landscape for childish exploration

August 17, 2017,AEDT

And that is exactly how the designers intend for it to be. The project is a landscape for childish exploration. It shuns function and standard, in favor of liberation. The structure cultivates a child’s—and adults—imagination through play. It encourages inventiveness through its unfolding, discoverable spaces. The playscape is tailored to child size, | Read More

KeySCAPE LandCADD software gives Landscape Architects more time

August 16, 2017,AEDT

Keysoft’s KeySCAPE LandCADD software gives Landscape Architects more time for thoughtful design and the firms they work for save money by automating menial tasks, improving accuracy, and easing revisions when working with architects and civil engineers. KeySCAPE LandCADD adds ribbons, buttons, and commands specific to landscape architect’s and designer’s needs | Read More

Deep Learning set to help herbariums automate species identification

August 14, 2017,AEDT

Herbariums around the world have large collections of sample sheets with dried plants pressed ready for  taxonomists to annotate, classify. This process often takes time and many herbariums don’t have the resources to catalogue the sample sheets, however researchers at Costa Rica Institute of Technology recently undertook a study using deep learning to | Read More

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