BAA yesterday unveiled the plans for the Foster+Partners designed Heathrow Airport Terminal 2 which will house Star Alliance airlines will provide an estimated 20 million passengers every year. The new £1 billion Terminal 2 will use 40% less carbon than existing Terminal.
SOURCE: BAA Heathrow: Introducing Heathrow’s new Terminal 2 VIA nce.co.uk
Urban Omnibus » NYC Uncapped reports
Adrienne Cortez is a landscape architect whose work explores themes of urban sustainability and the use of existing infrastructure as a framework for deploying green technologies. Last year she received a New York State Council on the Arts Independent Projects grant to pursue research on that quintessential urban summer pastime of playing in the rushing waters ………..
to find more information go to the SOURCE: NYC:uncapped and Urban Omnibus » NYC Uncapped.
Found this information VIA David Pinter‘s post at PSFK – Landscape Architect Imagines Eco-Friendly Alternative to Hydrant Uncapping who found it VIA [pruned]
Today, the Mayor of London added 250 jobs to their graduate program although I couldn’t find a landscape architect job however the site gave great tools about the job market and how to approach it as a graduate.
Go to what can I do with my Landscape Architecture degree..?
SOURCE: Mayor of London | Helping graduates into work .
Malinda Seneviratne of the Sunday Island has written a great piece about Landscape Architects. She wrote the article after she met some landscape architects recently. Malinda interviews some practitioners, educators and the founding member of the recently formed Sri Lanka Institute of Landscape Architects.
An interesting article overall that gives a good insight into how Sri Lankans landscape architects and educators see landscape architecture.
Go to the article at Sunday Island – Landscape Architecture is not about pretty gardens, flowers and fountains