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Lush Garden Hotel in Sanya

NL Architects’ Sanya Block 5 is a Lush Garden Hotel for China Sanya is a popular tropical destination in China with average temps of around 25 deg C (77 deg F), making it a perfect spot for a lush garden … Continue reading

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The Flat Tower

Second Place 2011 Skyscraper Competition Yoann Mescam, Paul-Eric Schirr-Bonnans, Xavier Schirr-Bonnans in France The construction of skyscrapers has been an architectural solution for high-density urban areas for almost a century for its ability to combine height with a small footprint. … Continue reading

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Your Roof: Once Black, Now Green

“Toronto has been aggressive about it: they have a new, comprehensive green roof law, the first one in North America. Efforts are already paying off: Green Roofs for Healthy Cities is reporting that the law has resulted in more than … Continue reading

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A green domino for Euronews !

Of bright green aluminium ! Lyon, France, Saturday 12 November 2011, at the site of its future world headquarters, Euronews laid the first stone of one of the most prominent buildings in Lyon’s new Confluence district, an urban renewal project … Continue reading

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Skyscraper Recipro-City – Living Structure

The skyscraper proposed by S3 Arquitectos was a finalist in the competition. It will be a living structure which will respond to the requirements of both the density and vibrancy of modern city and the tranquillity of a suburban life. … Continue reading

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