BBC News reports that “Architecture and urban planning students in Bristol are being trained in how to reduce the impact of terrorism in the buildings they design.
Students will take part in a session involving a simulated terrorist attack in a busy city centre environment.”
read more @ the SOURCE: BBC NEWS | UK | England | Bristol/Somerset | Students design out terror threat.
“Premier Campbell shows off new Vancouver Convention Centre’s unique rooftop garden Thursday: $883M centre originally budgetted at $495M” – The Province
SOURCE: The Province – Rooftop garden growing along with costs.
“Herzog & de Meuron’s Tenerife Arts Space (TEA) has been inaugurated in Santa Cruz de Tenerife in the Canary Islands.”
SOURCE: Building Design(UK) – Herzog & de Meuron Tenerife Arts Space officially opens
Innovative green features in Tempe’s new Transportation Center will make it one of the most energy-efficient buildings in the nation when the office block opens next month.
SOURCE: AZCENTRAL.com – Tempe building to be supergreen.
Azure Magazine has published an interview by Paige Magarrey with Paul Kephart of Rena Creek about his work with architects Renzo Piano and William McDonough in creating living buildings.
read more @ the SOURCE: AZURE MAGAZINE