Daily Journal of Commerce reports
“Skylab Architecture is seeking to reach lofty sustainability goals on a small footprint with its Weave Building design…………Jonathan Beaver, a principal with 2.ink Studio, the landscape architecture firm working on the Weave Building, said his firm approached the eco-roof as an “untapped landscape.” “
Read more at the [SOURCE: Daily Journal of Commerce – Big green roof planned atop Weave Building]
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council
“Designs for the Pier Head
Southend PierSouthend Borough Council working with the Landscape Institute are running an international competition to design a new landscape and buildings for the pier head at Southend Pier.
The competition will seek to bring forward designs to reinvigorate the pier head and turn it once more into a major attraction for both tourists and residents.
Designers will be challenged to develop the pier head in a manner that builds on the town’s cultural attractions and also makes the most of its important heritage.”
For more information on the competition go to the competition page
SOURCE: Southend-on-Sea Borough Council
WORLD LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT is not involved in this design competition in any way. Please contract the organisers Southend-on-Sea Borough Council for more information about the competition.
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Nebraska City News-Press reports
“City commissioners agreed Monday to appoint a board of stewards for the newly named Riverview Nature Park.
Grant Boden, a landscape architect who designed a master plan for the park enhancement in 2007, said the name change will help distinguish the 24-acre park from the city’s playground parks.”
SOURCE: Nebraska City News-Press – City to appoint stewards for Riverview Nature Park – Nebraska City, NE