Tishman Speyer selected for Hudson Railyards

March 28, 2008,AEDT

Tishman Speyer, owner of such New York landmarks as Rockefeller Center and the Chrysler Center, will transform the West Side Yards into a vibrant neighborhood and commercial center on Manhattan’s Far West Side. Founded and headquartered in New York, Tishman | Read More

UIC release Sustainable Urbanism Guide

March 28, 2008,AEDT

The University of Illinois at Chicago’s City Design Center has produced a 96-page electronic publication illustrating ideas for green development in Garfield Park as a case study for use by Chicago neighborhoods and individuals. “Green Schemes: Sustainable Urbanism for Garfield | Read More

Quiet revolution

March 27, 2008,AEDT

Jaime Lerner’s ‘urban revolution’ successfully transformed a congested, grimy, crime-ridden city into a world-renowned model of green living and social innovation. London can do it too, he tells Tom Phillips Read more @ Jaime Lerner on what London can learn | Read More

Wheelchairs teach street lesson

March 27, 2008,AEDT

 The people who design New York’s streets and sidewalks found out what it’s like to roll on someone else’s wheels Wednesday. “It was very difficult,” said landscape architect Steve MacAvery as he stepped out of the wheelchair he’d used to | Read More

How Sustainable is your office printer?

March 27, 2008,AEDT

As landscape architects and design professionals we try our hardest to be green in our designs with water sensitive design, plants from the local ecology and materials from close to the project. And we also try to bring that green | Read More

Nice Tower! Who’s your architect?

March 23, 2008,AEDT

THE HL23 tower, planned for a site on 23rd Street in Chelsea, is the kind of commission Neil Denari has being waiting for his entire working life. Mr. Denari, a Los Angeles architect who once ran the Southern California Institute | Read More

WORLD WATER DAY – 22 MARCH 2008

March 21, 2008,AEDT

Saturday 22 March 2008, World Water Day and an opportunity to reflect on water as our main resource for life. It not only a source of energy for drinking but this year it is also become a focus as the | Read More

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