News

Dutch National Steel Prize 2012

Out of 158 entries and 14 nominations, six projects have been chosen in different categories. The winners have been announced on 4 October 2012.

News

Platform Coverings at Arnhem Central

COSMOS by Constantin Wortmann for Next
Architecture

COSMOS by Constantin Wortmann for Next

Residential towers in Miami.
Architecture

Residential towers in Miami.

Sustainability

BedZED and after - the enduring influence of Britain’s best known eco-district

One of, if not the key sustainable housing projects of the early 2000’s in Britain was BedZED, the South London eco-district. The result of five years work,...

Sustainability

Electro-mobility: a dead end?

More than a dozen ‘surplus energy’ homes are currently available by the German prefab housing market, a trend that is increasing. Faster than many expected, a...

Sustainability

A resource-saving synergy: hybrid timber constructions for high-rise buildings

Multi-storey buildings are still rarely built from timber. Usually building codes and fire protection regulations prohibit greater heights than four to six...

Sustainability

Quality management for healthy indoor spaces

Air is our most important form of sustenance, nevertheless the quality of indoor air in buildings is often disregarded to this day.

Sustainability

»Low-carbon buildings are all about people«

»You could say that I spent 10-15 years of my career doing computer modelling and calculations of buildings and climate only to realise that low-carbon...