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Plett 6541+2 in Garden Route, South Africa by SAOTA – Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

Article source: SAOTA – Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects

The clients requested a 6-bedroomed family home with understated elegance and quiet grandeur, indoor / outdoor living spaces and uninterrupted views, with a ”lived-in beach-house” feel.

Image Courtesy SAOTA

  • Architects: SAOTA – Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects
  • Project: Plett 6541+2
  • Location: The Robberg, Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route, South Africa
  • Project Team: Stefan Antoni, Philip Olmesdahl & Bobby Hugill
  • Interior Design: Daniela Priebatsch & Emi Cavalieri
  • Completion Date: 2010
  • Photographs: SAOTA

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Sølund Retirement Community in Copenhagen, Denmark by Henning Larsen Architects

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

Article source: Henning Larsen Architects

Sølund retirement community is situated at one of the most distinguished locations in Copenhagen, in the vibrant urban space between the Copenhagen Lakes to the one side and the dynamic city street of Ryesgade to the other. Henning Larsen Architects’ proposal for the new Sølund is designed as one large, continuous building block that engages in close dialogue with the surrounding buildings and creates simple, easily accessible spatialities – both on the inside and on the outside. The project also includes a new daycare centre.

Street view : Image Courtesy Henning Larsen Architects

  • Architects: Henning Larsen Architects
  • Project: Sølund Retirement Community
  • Location:  Ryesgade, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Client: KAB
  • Architects: Henning Larsen Architects, BBP Architects and architects Ole and Jytte Andersen
  • Landscape Architect: Schul Landscape Architects
  • Engineers: Henrik Larsen Consulting Engineers and Hundsbæk og Henriksen Consulting Engineers
  • Gross Floor Area: 38,500 m2
  • Type of Assignment: Finalist in invited, international competition
  • Team at Henning Larsen Architects: Lars Steffensen (responsible partner), Martin Stenberg (lead design architect), Mikkel Eskildsen, Rafel Crespo, Chenqi Jia, Charlotte Søderhamn Nielsen, Peter Dahlsgaard Nielsen, Christian Schjøll, Grace Xu, Martin Vraa Nielsen, Jakob Strømann-Andersen and Lærke Bjerre.

2012 Gobal BIM Award Winners Announced by Tekla Corporation

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

Article source: Tekla Corporation

Top of the Building Information Modeling Revealed

The winners of the Tekla Global BIM Awards have been chosen after the evaluation of competing models of unusually high standard. In the BIM Project category, Derby Business Park in Espoo, Finland, by Engineering Office Mäkeläinen, was the best. The Concrete award went to the Park&Ride De Uithof in Utrecht, the Netherlands, and the Steel award to the Emirates Air Line London Cable Car. Special recognition was given to the Icebergs – Louis Vuitton Foundation in Paris. 

Derby Business Park Model Copyright © 2012 Tekla Corporation.

Aqualux Therme Fohnsdorf in Styria, Austria by Architekten Titus Walter Pernthaler ZT GmbH

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

Article source: Architekten Titus Walter Pernthaler ZT GmbH

The history of Fohnsdorf as a coal mining town serves as the inspirational starting point for the design of the thermal bath. The building is situated as a monolithic block seemingly growing out of the existing topography by analogy with the characteristical form of a coal seam.

Children´s Area / Outside Section : Image Courtesy © Architekten Titus Walter Pernthaler ZT GmbH

  • Architects: Architekten Titus Walter Pernthaler ZT GmbH
  • Project: Aqualux Therme Fohnsdorf
  • Location: Thermenallee 10; 8753 Fohnsdorf, Styria, Austria
  • Photography: Paul Ott
  • Lighting Design: Vedder Lichtmanagement
  • Structural engineering: Spirk & Partner ZT GmbH
  • HVAC engineering | water engineering: Die Haustechniker TB GmbH
  • Building physics | acoustics: Dr. Pfeiler GmbH
  • Landscape design: Monsberger Gartenarchitektur
  • Catering technology: PlanQuadrat Ingenieurbüro
  • Site area: 36.478 m2
  • Construction area: 4.020 m2
  • Gross floor area: 9.060 m2
  • Net area: 7.710 m2
  • Water areas: 885 m2
  • Construction costs: 21,5 Million €
  • Planning period: Competition December 2004; February 2005 – September 2007
  • Construction period: October 2006 – December 2007
  • Software used: AutoCAD

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Zeeuws Housing in Goes, The Netherlands by Pasel.Kuenzel Architects

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

Article source: Pasel.Kuenzel Architects

The recently completed housing scheme by Rotterdam based pasel.kuenzel architects is part of the urban master plan “Waterstad Goese Schans” by West 8. Located at the fringe of the medieval city of Goes, the Netherlands, the project comprises 34 dwellings and accomplishes the first phase in a large scale urban transfromation process of the city’s former port area.

Image Courtesy Pasel.Kuenzel Architects

  • Architects: Pasel.Kuenzel Architects
  • Project: Zeeuws Housing
  • Location: Goes, The Netherlands
  • Team: R. Pasel, F. Künzel, F. Sack, H. Vollmuller, L. Paschke
  • Client: Heijmans Vastgoed BV
  • Photos: pasel.kuenzel architects, Rotterdam, NL

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House 0214 in Nicosia, Cyprus by Simpraxis Architects

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

Article source: Simpraxis Architects

The site is located in a densely populated suburban area of Nicosia. The site of about 520 s.m. had a natural slope of about three meters from South-East to North-West with the bordering road running parallel to the slope of the land.  To avoid additional construction costs associated with large retaining walls it was decided that the majority of the construction would be confined on a triangular plateau on the higher level of the plot. The interior and exterior spaces on the ground floor were organized on two levels with a difference in elevation of approximately two feet following the natural slope of the land.

Image Courtesy © Marios Christodoulides, Charalambos Artemis, Christos Papantoniou

  • Architects: Simpraxis Architects
  • Project: House 0214
  • Location: Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Photography: Marios Christodoulides, Charalambos Artemis, Christos Papantoniou
  • Architects: Marios Christodoulides & Christos Christodoulou – Simpraxis
  • Project Team: Christos Pasadakis, Maria Karydou
  • Construction: Takis Christoforou
  • Structural Engineer: Platonas Stylianou
  • Mechanical Engineer: Kikis Hadjifrangiskou
  • Lighting Consultant: Dakis Sevastides
  • Cost: Approx. €500,000
  • Plot Size: 525 m²
  • Interior Spaces: 300 m²
  • Year: 2008

54 Apartments ZAC Seguin Rives de Seine – LOT B3C in Boulogne-Billancourt, Paris by Philippe Dubus Architectes

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

Article source: Philippe Dubus Architectes

The project is located north of the macro-lot  B3, on the trapeze, the Zac Seguin Rives de Seine in Boulogne-Billancourt. The 54 units of the operation performed for Icade Promotion housing were sold as VEFA to Foncière logements to Osica.

Depending on the method used in the ZAC, the agency Philippe Dubus Architects has been appointed by all stakeholders of the ZAC, the SAEM Val de Seine, developer of the old Renault site, the group sponsors DBS,the City of Boulogne-Billancourt and the team Lispsky and Rollet, architects coordinators of the macro-lot ; in order to work with six teams selected on the macro-lot B3 and design a project of 54 units on the lot B3C.

Image Courtesy © Michel Denancé

  • Architects: Philippe Dubus Architectes
  • Project: 54 Apartments ZAC Seguin Rives de Seine – LOT B3C
  • Location: Boulogne-Billancourt, Paris, France
  • Photography: Michel Denancé, Sergio Grazia  
  • Client : ICADE Promotion Logement
  • Surface : 4005 m² SHON
  • Budget : 5.92 M€ HT
  • Program : 54 social apartments(Osica)
  • Schedule : start of the developing of the projectmarch 2007
  • Start work date : June 2010, delivery january 2012

Water at-traction in Paris, France by bureau faceB

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

Article source: bureau faceB

New structure for new uses : a pedestrian bridge to stroll along the water

It’s in the heart of the city. One of its major attraction. However, you can barely feel it. Maybe on a boat, a little bit on bridges, anyway without intimacy. On the contrary La Seine has to be seen as an out of time place, telling you stories and History. A link through time and space: the water attraction.

Image Courtesy François Marcuz

  • Architects: bureau faceB
  • Project: Water at-traction
  • Location: La Seine, Paris, France
  • Photograph: François Marcuz
  • Design Team: Arnaud Malras, François Marcuz, Camille Mourier, Germain Pluvinage
  • Software used: Blender and Autocad

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The Tianjin Hotel in China by HAO / Holm Architecture Office

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

Article source: HAO / Holm Architecture Office

The Tianjin Hotel project is located close to the center of the city of Tianjin, a city with a population of ten million, situated approximately 120 kilometers south of Beijing in Northern China.

The building program incorporates the traditional hotel amenities such as conference rooms, restaurants, and fitness areas with a vibrant gallery for art and changing exhibitions showcasing local and international artists.

Image Courtesy HAO / Holm Architecture Office

  • Architects: HAO / Holm Architecture Office
  • Project: The Tianjin Hotel
  • Location: Tianjin, China.
  • Program: 250 Hotel Rooms, Restaurant, Conference Areas, Lobby, Fitness Center, Nightclub & Art Gallery.
  • Type: Invited Concept Proposal.
  • Size: 34,000 M2.
  • Client: Confidential.

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House On The Island Of Krk, Croatia by Dva Arhitekta

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

Article source: Dva Arhitekta

The client’s wish was to build a vacation home with a prospect of becoming a permanent one, on the island of Krk, the northern part of Adriatic.

The site is located next to the sea, with the green zone and a promenade dividing it from the sea.

Image Courtesy Robert Les

  • Architects: Dva Arhitekta
  • Project: House On The Island Of Krk, Croatia
  • Location: Island Of Krk, Croatia
  • Typology: Family House
  • Client: Private
  • Authors: Tomislav Curkovic / Zoran Zidaric (Dva Arhitekta)
  • Collaborators: Tomislav Burgund, Maja Tutavac
  • Photographer: Robert Les
  • Project Year: 2009.
  • Completion Year: 2012.
  • Site Area: 800 m2
  • Total Floor Area: 386 m2

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