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This sculptural facade also doubles as an air-cleaning cladding. The tiles are produced by Elegant Embellishments (called the Prosolve 370e). They are lightweight, thermoformed plastic tiles coated in powdered, photocatalytic titanium dioxide (TiO2) which scrubs pollution from the air. #facade #material #pollution

I have Trypophobia, the fear of small holes; I don't know it just creeps me out

DAMAC Heights, Dubai, UAE by Aedas Architects :: 86 floors, height 335m :: under construction [Future Architecture: http://futuristicnews.com/category/future-architecture/]

DAMAC Heights, Dubai, UAE by Aedas Architects :: 86 floors, height www.

PORTFOLIO - Global Asset Management Firm - Beijing - Robarts Interiors and Architecture

Robarts Interiors and Architecture - Global Asset Management Firm - Beijing

Belgian architect Vincent Callebaut has revealed ambitious plans for a series of underwater eco-villages that could house up to 20,000 people each in the future.

AEQUOREA 44 "Belgian architect Vincent Callebaut has revealed ambitious plans for a series of underwater eco-villages that could house up to people each in the future.

Smart buildings - the future of building technology - YouTube - working video for future of siemens take on future design (http://www.buildingtechnologies.siemens.com/ , 2014)

Future of Smart Buildings - Siemens vision on the future of building technology

Frequently Asked Questions about Building Information Modelling (BIM)

Frequently Asked Questions about Building Information Modelling (BIM)

The Building Information Modelling (BIM) Working Party Strategy Paper had the following hypothesis as the basis for the group's work:    "Government as a client can derive significant improvements in cost, value and carbon performance through the use of open sharable asset information”  Download via: https://connect.innovateuk.org/web/modernbuiltktn/articles/-/blogs/new-construction-strategy?ns_33_redirect=%252Fweb%252Fmodernbuiltktn%252Farticles

Architecture, Technology & BIM - Articles and research on BIM, Tech, Low Impact Design, Education and Architecture

Meeting the Housing Challenge: British Experience, European Lessons | alexandrinepress.co.uk

Meeting the Housing Challenge: British Experience, European Lessons | alexandrinepress.co.uk

Modern-day off-site construction techniques could provide a fast, efficient and more environmentally friendly solution to our present day housing crisis. Üserhuus / Tigh Grian pre-fabricated homes that can be pieced together in a day, are on showcase at BRE’s Innovation Park. Check out Pre-Fab homes...

Modern-day off-site construction techniques could provide a fast, efficient and more environmentally friendly solution to our present day housing crisis. Üserhuus / Tigh Grian pre-fabricated homes that can be pieced together in a day, are on showcase at BRE’s Innovation Park. Check out Pre-Fab homes...

What is Building Information Modelling (BIM)?

Do you see BIM as a type of software? Or is BIM a process? Are you in the group that considers BIM as an organized collection of all building data?

Groundbreaking house can power itself and two neighbours

Solar PV-T takes Yorkshire house off grid

Are tiny houses and micro-apartments the future of urban homes? New designs for dwelling and fixtures aim to inject efficiency and comfort into ultra-small living spaces for rising urban populations

Are tiny houses and micro-apartments the future of urban homes?

The Fab Tree Hab – a conceptual micro-dwelling – is a “living graft prefab structure” designed so that the structure will grow from and into the surrounding environment. Image: Courtesy Terreform ONE

Gravity-powered lamp for people with no electricity. A device that uses gravity to generate energy off the grid could benefit people around the world with no access to electricity after its developer received £150,000 to scale up.

Instead of using a traditional power outlet or expensive solar panels for electricity, the lamp uses a cheap and effective gravity-powered system to provide light.

The Cognicity project aims to turn Canary Wharf into one of the smartest neighbourhoods in the world

The Cognicity project aims to turn Canary Wharf into one of the smartest neighbourhoods in the world

Discover how Audio Analytic's pioneering sound detection system helps reduce distress and save lives

Discover how Audio Analytic's pioneering sound detection system helps reduce distress and save lives

Thoughts on The Asset Management Conference 27th November 2013

The Asset Management Conference is annually attended by over 250 asset management professionals from around the world representing a wide range of asset inte.

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