Transport key to cities’ growth: minister

November 13, 2008,AEST reports that “The quality of urban transport matters greatly to a city’s character, its liveability, and whether it can continue to sustain itself and grow, said Transport Minister Raymond Lim yesterday. ‘Today, about half of the world’s population already | Read More

Rooftop garden growing along with costs

November 9, 2008,AEST

“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.

West 8 receives Bijhouwer Award

November 7, 2008,AEST

West 8 urban design & landscape architecture will receive the Bijhouwer Award for its exceptional and high quality design and implementation work in the areas of Garden Design and Landscape Architecture. The jury’s report stated that West 8 has been | Read More

China’s developers suffer a pig of a year

November 6, 2008,AEST

“Until only a few months ago, property developers in China thought they were at the forefront of one of the great booms of the age, the fastest urbanisation in history. Even in China, however, where the financial system has been | Read More

Two Eminent Landscape Architects join Innovation Council

November 5, 2008,AEST

Senator Kim Carr, Australian Minister for Innovation, Industry, Science and Research today said the members of the newly established Built Environment Industry Innovation Council (BEIIC), should champion innovation in the industry. Among the members appointed are two Eminent Landscape Architects | Read More

Making memories –

November 4, 2008,AEST

Arabian Business have a great interview with the principal of Carol R Johnson Associates(CRJA) and their projects and design initiatives in UAE. Read more @ the – Making memories – Construction & Industry –

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