Architecture Firms Must Stamp Out Sexual Harassment
According to the survey – which covered participants from Australia/New Zealand, the United States, Europe and the United Kingdom – a shocking one in seven (14...
5 Reasons Why Passive House Isn’t a Silver Bullet
Passive House is pretty hot (pun intended) in the design/built environment world at the moment, but there are some aspects of the building, site and precinct...
2017 Was Another Record-Breaking Year for Skyscrapers
According to the 2017 Tall Building Year in Review, the annual web report from The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH), a record-breaking 144...
Argentina Uses Recycled PET Bricks to Support Green Building
The Fundación EcoInclusión - winner of the first prize in the regional competition Google.org Challenge - is an Argentine non-profit organization that was born in 2015,...
Building Urban Resilience, One Building at a Time
Urban resilience is generally defined as an urban hub’s capacity to adapt, survive, and thrive no matter what kinds of chronic stresses and acute shocks they...
Sydney’s Future: Codes or Innovation?
The recent package of draft plans for metro Sydney’s future include a 40-year vision for the whole city and 20-year District Plans for five key areas...
How Two Irrigation Wires Can Be Better than 100
What exactly is a two-wire system, or as it is often referred to, a decoder system?
Sydney Stadiums Rebuilt with $2b Price Tag
Sydney's Olympic stadium will be rebuilt a year after the smaller Allianz Stadium gets the same treatment, with the combined works to reportedly cost $2 billion.
Collaborating for Cooler Cities
It's crucial that future urban developments have solid strategies to help cool cities, making use of ongoing research and statistics.
Lindt Cafe Siege Memorial to be Unveiled
The families of the two victims of the Lindt Cafe siege will return to Sydney's Martin Place for the unveiling of a floral-themed memorial, on the...
Leading Architects to Design SA's Gallery
A group of world leading architecture firms, including one behind a Smithsonian museum and another who designed the Lego House in Denmark, have been shortlisted for...
Is Regulation Smothering Innovation in Architecture?
By all means the Geelong Library and Heritage Centre represented an example of what can be achieved through true architectural innovation.