N.Y. leads USA in green construction

January 12, 2008,AEST

Two days ago, the Verdesian, a 26-story rental building developed by the Albanese Organization, became the first multi-family, residential high-rise building in the United States to receive Platinum LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) status from the U.S. Green | Read More

A city in the mapping – Chennai

January 12, 2008,AEST

Gargi Gupta from Business Standard weighs the pros and cons of  the second master plan and MAP Chennai Region help the city overcome the problems of rapid urbanisation? You know the truism about the best laid plans of mice and | Read More

L.I. to address workplace shortages

January 12, 2008,AEST

The Landscape Institute is set to launch a major new campaign to promote the study of landscape architecture at university. “I want to be a landscape architect” will raise awareness of the benefits of landscape architecture as a career option | Read More

IBI, Landplan team up in world of urban design

January 12, 2008,AEST

The Calgary office of IBI Group, a multi-disciplinary organization offering services in the areas of urban land, facilities, transportation and systems, has welcomed Landplan Associates in a merger that will operate as a unit of IBI under the name of | Read More

Fifteen Group Unveils Vision for Model Community

January 12, 2008,AEST

Fifteen Group Land & Development LLC today announced a plan to redevelop the 1930s era-Wyvernwood Garden Apartments into a 21st century, sustainable community that increases the amount of rental and for-sale housing, retail and commercial space in Boyle Heights. Los | Read More

Eastview park to be ‘one of a kind’

January 12, 2008,AEST

City hall is looking at creating a “one-of-a-kind” park for pollinators – including bees, butterflies, hummingbirds and moths – as part of its plans for turning the former Eastview landfill site into a big community park. “It’s going to be | Read More

Committee in awe of design for Agua Caliente museum

January 8, 2008,AEST

Members of the Palm Springs Architectural Advisory Committee were impressed Monday with the swirling design of the proposed Agua Caliente Cultural Museum. Located at the southeast corner of South Hermosa Drive and East Tahquitz Canyon Way, the two-story, $40 million | Read More

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