10 great eco-jobs – Mother Nature Network

March 13, 2009,AEDT

Mother Nature Network reports “Kate Bakewell, Landscape Architect, New York CityKate Bakewell, who began her career as a film animator, got burnt out on transience in her late 20s. “I wanted to create something more lasting than a 30-second commercial,” she says. So she earned a master’s in landscape architecture | Read More

West 8’s Twist Bridge gets coverage from Wallpaper.com

March 3, 2009,AEDT

Wallpaper.com reported on West 8’s new bridge “Even though landscape design experts West8 might be known for their innovative larger scale public spaces and urban planning work, bridge design has also been on their agenda for a long time now; the firm has already designed over 100 bridges in their | Read More

Graduate School Design Green Prize Lauds Seattle Sculpture Park

December 8, 2007,AEDT

What do you get when you spend over 400 hours brainstorming, 1,000 hours of research and planning, and six years of hard labor and work on a unique Z-shaped, architectural project? How about a check for $50,000 from Harvard’s Urban Planning and Design Department? On Dec. 5, architects Marion Weiss | Read More

Look at risks of flooding during urban planning in Arab countries

December 8, 2007,AEDT

An international conference here on wadi hydrology has urged decision makers in the Arab countries to take into consideration the risks of flooding during urban planning. It also called for a ‘deeper understanding’ of the hydrology of wadis, developing an early warning system in the areas with arid and semi-arid | Read More

Housing Policy tabled in Indian Parliament

December 8, 2007,AEDT

The National Urban Housing & Habitat Policy 2007 seeks to promote various types of public-private partnerships for realizing the goal of “ Affordable Housing For All’ with special emphasis on the urban poor. This was stated by Kumari Selja the Minister of State for Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation, PIB | Read More

Landscape Architects in high demand in Australia

December 8, 2007,AEDT

EMPLOYERS found it harder to fill jobs in November than at any point in the last year, according to a private employment index. The figures are further evidence yet of a tightening labour market and inflationary pressures, after the Reserve Bank warned that it “remains concerned about the outlook for | Read More

1 20 21 22 23