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Dubai unveils plans to 3d print the Museum of the Future
"Tall buildings can be beautiful, but the big gloomy shadows they cast can leave urban centers starved of sunlight. Now a London-based architecture firm says it's hit upon a way around that problem. The firm devised a plan to build paired skyscrapers in such a way that sunlight reflected by one fills in the shadow of the other."
The MIPIM Awards honour the most outstanding and accomplished projects, completed or yet to be built, around the world.
MIPIM 2015 Winners
During the first three days of MIPIM, delegates have been invited to vote for their favourite project in each category at the Awards Gallery located in the heart of the exhibition area. This vote counts 50% of the final result, along with the jury's vote.
People's Choice Award:
Oxygen Eco-Tower,Jakarta, Indonesia,Architect:Progetto CMR Engineering Integrated Services S.r.l.Developer/Client: Bimantra Citra;image courtesy of MIPIM.
Nommé dans la catégorie « Industrie », Jean-Christophe Giron, directeur adjoint et directeur Technologie de SageGlass (groupe Saint-Gobain, est le co-inventeur du verre électrochrome éponyme, qui se teinte par simple pression sur un bouton pour laisser passer plus ou moins de lumière dans un batiment et donc réaliser des économies d’énergies.
Chez Saint-Gobain, la maison connectée pour relancer le marché de la rénovationA 350 ans, conscient que de nouveaux acteurs peuvent bouleverser ses marchés, Saint-Gobain mise sur l'exploitation des données
The Manufacturing Institute recognizes Anne Hardy’s accomplishments in an effort to help raise awareness about careers for women in manufacturing.
"Mi-janvier, la start-up française Qivivo, qui commercialise un thermostat intelligent, a annoncé une levée de fonds de 900 000 euros, notamment auprès de Saint-Gobain. Les objets connectés pour la maison intéressent de plus en plus l’industriel spécialiste de l’habitat comme l’explique Gérald Fafet, directeur général de Saint-Gobain Recherche."
CertainTeed is pleased to introduce Building Knowledge insights that are focused on the Canadian market. This is the first of many blogs that we will publish with our Canadian experts.
Saint-Gobain's Multi-Comfort concept and 'My Comfort' starts from the central premise that all buildings can be designed to provide the highest levels of all-round comfort for their users, and will also deliver the highest levels of energy-efficiency. Find out more: http://www.multi-comfort.co.uk/
Gathering data to change occupant behavior is the next frontier in sustainable design (see LEED's new Dynamic Plaque). Here's why architects who embrace building performance may help their bottom lines.
Throughout the world, in both mature and developing markets there is a critical skills shortage in the construction industry. Face to face training is effective but is labour intensive and in fast growth markets there is a lack of resources to train installers on new construction technology. Saint-Gobain is excited to introduce GypSim, a new virtual reality training tool that has been developed for drywall installers.
Discover the Saint-Gobain UK and Ireland Entrepreneurship Foundation, an initiative by Saint-Gobain, in partnership with the CITB.The Saint-Gobain Entrepreneurship Foundation will provide those it supports with practical, business and mentoring support, and be the start of a unique, life-long relationship with Saint-Gobain. The Foundation is part of Saint-Gobain’s “Support for Industry” initiative which is laid out in its CSR strategy. This includes a commitment to support small businesses in the construction industry in their efforts to grow, develop new skills, embrace sustainable building techniques and product innovation.#SaintGobain350http://www.saint-gobain.co.uk/350foundation
"Edgetech Europe GmbH, recently teamed up with customer Glasbiegerei Döring to work on the prestigious KÖ-Bogen project in Düsseldorf. The combined expertise and high standard of performance was crucial to achieving the high end finish required. Joachim Stoss, managing director with responsibility for Edgetech in Europe says: “We were pleased to support Glasbiegerei Döring, a bent glass producer of SAINT-GOBAIN Glassolutions, in this exciting project to help them realize the vision of New York Architect Daniel Libeskind for the 26 meter high, 500 meter circumference KÖ-Bogen buildings. "
The Irish construction industry has received a major boost with the announcement that Saint-Gobain is to set up a construction skills academy that will train 25,000 new construction workers over the next five years.
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RT @Sage_Glass: Preserving outdoor views is critical for effective healthcare design; speeds patient recovery http://t.co/qIhWWugbFF http:/…
RT @SaintGobainUK: The buildings we live, work and play in every day have an impact on our health and wellbeing http://t.co/uIX0PxU7bQ http…
RT @SaintGobainNA: We’re commemorating our 350 anniversary w/ global exhibition Future Sensations arriving @TheOvalPHL #Philly 5/30-6/6 htt…
RT @vincebastide: Happy #youtube10years @YouTube from @SaintGobain 350 years this year! #SaintGobain350 #YouTubeAnniversary http://t.co/st…
#SaintGobain350 avait déjà inventé les lunettes #3D #GoogleGlass de l'époque: Cinéma en relief http://t.co/vlvvkz7GmE http://t.co/29MqQYJPMH
SageGlassÂ®, the electronically tintable glass of Saint-Gobain, allows natural light to shine into buildings with uninterrupted views outside while simultaneously blocking harmful rays, keeping heat levels down for more comfort, and enabling occupants to save energy.
>Read more: SAGE employee nominated for European Inventor Award - SAGE: http://bit.ly/1Dr2zw7
Electronically Tintable Glass Energy & Cost Benefits: http://bit.ly/1OO1NyO
Introducing 'My Comfort': Multi-Comfort buildings can improve the health, well being & comfort of occupants #habitat https://t.co/hDphlOzS6X
Votez pour l'Expo #SaintGobain350 aux Trophées des lecteurs #Batiactu http://t.co/KDqyvRc6qg http://t.co/djAf2Za5xF http://t.co/cMxgHHsDin