Tag: Green architecture

BP Rotterdam Refinery \ GROUP A

BP Rotterdam Refinery \ GROUP A

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• September 15, 2011 • Comments (0)

GROUP A has recently completed the offices for BP Rotterdam Refinery [BP RR], realised according to the Design & Build principles. End of May, the BP RR organisation has moved into this unique design. As youngest and largest oil refinery in The Netherlands, BP RR exposes a powerful dynamism which is reflected in the new […]

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Green Building - Madan Technology Center | Forward

Green Building – Madan Technology Center | Forward

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• June 28, 2011 • Comments (0)

Green Building – Madan Technology Center stands as a benchmark for sustainability and energy efficiency within the national context. The project makes recourse to innovative solutions to meet the demands of a new environmental paradigm. Green Building – Madan Technology Center was planned by the Forward architectural firm following a commission by the Association of […]

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Ponzano Primary School | C+S Associati

Ponzano Primary School | C+S Associati

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• June 6, 2011 • Comments (0)

In Ponzano Veneto, Italy, C+S Associati designed the Ponzano Primary School for 375 children aged from 6 to 10. It has 15 classrooms and special classrooms for art, music, computer, language and science, a gymnasium, a canteen and a library. Inside the sprawl of the Veneto Region, where Ponzano is settled, this Primary School constitutes a […]

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First Zero Carbon 5 Star Hotel: Bali Net Zero Hotel Resort & Spa

First Zero Carbon 5 Star Hotel: Bali Net Zero Hotel Resort & Spa

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• May 29, 2011 • Comments (2)

Christine Hadiningrat in collaboration with Sauter Carbon Offset Design present the Bali Net Zero Hotel Resort & Spa; The first Zero Carbon 5 Star Hotel in the world that’s also a Solar Power Generating Plant for the local community. Acting as a power station during the day, the surplus energy that is generated by the […]

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Tassafaronga Village | David Baker + Partners

Tassafaronga Village | David Baker + Partners

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• May 27, 2011 • Comments (0)

This project works on every level, creating a haven for its occupants without forgetting to engage its communities. The team preserved embodied energy by artfully repurposing an existing building. Variety and articulation of different building and unit types are expressed both on the exterior facing the street, as well as the interiors facing the public […]

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Coral City | GOMMAdesign + ITA Project

Coral City | GOMMAdesign + ITA Project

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• May 22, 2011 • Comments (0)

CORAL CITY: GOMMAdesign takes inspiration from corals to design a self-sustaining and disaster-resistant eco-village in the Philippines Our proposal wants to prove that architecture and urban planning can design sustainable cities only if they start from different and more responsible values. A conscientious development is the main challenge of our generation, the only way to […]

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Sustainable Winter Loft | Fernanda Marques Arquitetos Associados

Sustainable Winter Loft | Fernanda Marques Arquitetos Associados

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• May 19, 2011 • Comments (0)

Brazil-based architectural firm Fernanda Marques Arquitetos Associados designed this Sustainable Winter Loft for the Casa Cor 2010 exhibit. A house that expands your horizons. That doesn’t confine. That is virtually and concretely open to the world, nature and its inhabitants. Fernanda Marques From the constructive point of view, Fernanda Marques‘s project for the Casa Cor […]

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Boschkens Noise Barrier | Buro Lubbers

Boschkens Noise Barrier | Buro Lubbers

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• May 3, 2011 • Comments (0)

Living next to the forest with a view over the highway at Boschkens Huge trees in containers on pillars form a catchy landmark along the highway near the Dutch city of Tilburg. Here a noise barrier connects the green and quiet inner world of the forest to the hectic world of the 24/7 dynamics of […]

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h2hotel | David Baker + Partners

h2hotel | David Baker + Partners

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• May 3, 2011 • Comments (2)

In Healdsburg, California, h2hotel, is a new eco-conscious hotel designed by David Baker + Partners, the hotel has recently opened its doors to guests. A glimpse of the undulating green roof of this sustainable inn signals your arrival in historic downtown Healdsburg. The sister property to an acclaimed luxury hotel down the street, h2hotel offers […]

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Green Pavilion Restaurant | 3LHD

Green Pavilion Restaurant | 3LHD

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• April 12, 2011 • Comments (0)

3LHD has won the competition for a new pavilion / restaurant for the Agriculture and Forestry Faculty, University of Zagreb. The project is placed in Zagreb’s biggest Forest Park Maksimir. The most important element and the inspiration for this project is the location itself, with extremely high quality existing vegetation, which is densely distributed throughout […]

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