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      I've got the power: new energy plants

      Peter Smisek

      22.01.2018

      New power stations around the globe are wielding the rhetorical power of architecture. Confident, sculptural forms, signifying the confident, new world of cleaner technologies.

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      Answer the call: 5 new public toilets

      Madeline Bouton

      20.01.2018

      As sophisticated as we (think we) are as a species, there's no denying biology. That most necessary of public facilities, the toilet, is currently undergoing somewhat of a renaissance via unorthodox materials and environmentally responsible designs,

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      Joint ventures: NEXT architects

      Madeline Bouton

      22.11.2017

      Amsterdam- and Beijing-based office NEXT architects discuss their various bridge projects, including their WAF-nominated Lucky Knot structure in China, and how infrastructural interventions should connect communities – literally and metaphorically.

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      On your side: new bridge projects

      Alyn Griffiths

      21.11.2017

      Architects around the world are delivering bridges that exceed the limits of their utilitarian function – acting not only structures for crossing but also spaces to congregate and survey.

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      Never Built New York

      TLmag

      16.08.2017

      It's called the 'City of Dreams' and yet, some of New York City's most radical, technologically advanced buildings were never realised. Their combined histories expose challenges the famous metropolis must confront as well as fundamental problems

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      Natural Highs: Arup's architecture in wood

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      30.11.2016

      At the vanguard of research and building in intelligent cross-laminated timber, global multidisciplinary firm Arup knows wood.

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      Nothing to fear for an engineer

      Klaus Leuschel

      13.09.2016

      Those looking for great and inspiring engineering solutions need to have an almost naive belief that anything is possible.

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      Sefar: Refined lightness

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      16.08.2016

      Sefar’s premium-quality fabrics, whether used as weather or sun protection, or to improve the lighting situation or room acoustics, optimally combine aesthetic and functional aspects.

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      Get over yourself

      Alyn Griffiths

      22.02.2016

      Recent landmark bridge architecture shows how this most utilitarian of construction types, when imaginatively planned, can add real regenerative value to its environs. Build a bridge and get over it, people!

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      Stretching the Limits

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      16.07.2015

      MDT-tex, the go-to textile-architecture manufacturer and consultancy, is invited time and time again to partner with some of the world's leading architects. It's no wonder given the company's innovative outdoor structures and intelligent membranes.

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      Getting High (on Wood)

      Giovanna Dunmall

      19.05.2015

      Could wood be the new concrete? If a number of recently completed, high-rise timber projects internationally are anything to go by, the only way might indeed be up for this most enduring and trusty of building materials.

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