London Olympics bringing in more equipment for clean up

January 3, 2008,AEDT

The London Olympics site is current undergoing remediation and has just brought in more moachinery to clean 750 tonnes of soil per day. The construction program starts in spring with the Olympic Stadium. Read more at Building.co.uk

MacWorld – VectorWorks 2008 Review

January 2, 2008,AEDT

MacWorld review a program loved by many landscape architects for its intuitive design layout and ability for the trained to produce great designs with ease. MacWorld goes through all the new changes to Vectorworks 2008 such as Heads-up display, Workgroup | Read More

Greece to transform airport into a park | Spero News

December 29, 2007,AEDT

A MULTIMILLION-EURO plan to transform Athens’ former airport into a residential park complete with sports venues and leisure and business centres has been met with mixed reactions by experts. On November 26, Public Works Minister George Souflias opened the Elliniko | Read More

Ecotourism in Yunnan (5 Part Series)

December 28, 2007,AEDT

Ecotourism is becoming more popular in China and Lila Buckley of the Globalist took a hands on approach to reasearching Eco-tourism for herself.An interesting read about the growing trend of Eco-tourism in China. read more at The Globalist

Public Sculpture by Conceptual Artist Dennis Oppenheim

December 28, 2007,AEDT

Philadelphia has a new sound. Home to the Declaration of Independence and the famous Liberty Bell, the city now hosts an installation of bell-like public sculpture by conceptual artist Dennis Oppenheim. Wave Forms is spectacular, featuring six, 20 foot, bell | Read More

Small-Scale Businesses Forestall a Green India

December 27, 2007,AEDT

With one of the world’s fastest-growing economies, India is expected in the coming years to produce ever more of the greenhouse gases that contribute to global warming. But many business owners in small industries either fail to understand the relevance | Read More

Saudi Arabia to invest in new cities to tap growth

December 26, 2007,AEDT

Saudi Arabia, like other Gulf Cooperation Council countries, has decided to create “new cities” to accomplish growth in the real estate sector – a proven growth driver for other economies in the region. Six economic cities have been announced in | Read More

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