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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.
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."
Après avoir visité le Domolab, espace d'innovation unique et interactif de Saint-Gobain où sont présentées les innovations du groupe en termes d'habitat durable, les parlementaires ont assisté à diverses démonstrations des laboratoires de R&D.
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.
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.
March 10 to 14: Saint-Gobain Glassolutions will present at ISH International Trade Fair the Knoll capsule and its range of products designed for bathrooms, kitchens, hotels and living-rooms. Invitation attached, Frankfurt, Germany.10-14 mars : Saint-Gobain Glassolutions présentera au salon international ISH la capsule Knoll et son portefeuille de produits dédié aux univers de la salle d’eau, de la cuisine, de l’hôtel et du salon. Invitation ci-jointe Francfort, Allemagne.
RT @SaintGobainUK: Get international accreditation from the Passivhaus Institut as a Certified PH Tradesperson http://t.co/Xe7wnipNqU http:…
RT @CertainTeed: Don't miss it tonight - Watch #TreehouseMasters at 9/8c on @AnimalPlanet. We're helping @TheTreehouseMan and team create a…
RT @GyprocME: H.E.Suhail Mohammed Faraj Al Mazroui, Minister of Energy in the UAE @UAE_Moenr, opening the symposium #SaintGobain350 http://…
RT @SaintGobainNA: Explore Saint-Gobain’s major achievements over the past 350 years. Hint: not all include buildings! http://t.co/uci4BTRH…
RT @SaintGobainUK: The Multi-Comfort building concept is designed to deliver comfort for everyone http://t.co/uIX0PxU7bQ http://t.co/MaeXwa…
RT @VetrotechUSA: #AIA2015 Coming soon! We're getting ready. If you are attending stop by Booth 4045 for #AIACHAT CE credits. #FIREGLASS
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