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      As above, so below: Benthem Crouwel discuss their new ...

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      Jaime Heather Schwartz

      07.11.2018

      Benthem Crouwel Architects started designing the North-South Line stations as early as 1996, so that’s a very long time to work on one project. But because there have been updates to the design right up to the very last stages, we could always use

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      Going underground: new metro stations

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      Peter Smisek

      07.11.2018

      Whether you call it the metro, the underground or the subway, there's no doubt that these mostly subterranean railway lines are the most efficient modes of urban public transport. And while it may often seem that structural engineering, safety, and

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      Parking for the people: new car parks

      Peter Smisek

      22.05.2018

      With design concepts integrating environmental factors, multi-use function and strong aesthetics, today’s car parks are bringing man and machine into better coexistence.

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      Taking it to the next level: Groosman's P+R ...

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      22.05.2018

      When it came to the design of a new park-and-ride facility in the Netherlands, Dutch office Groosman chose to give people and place as much right of way as automobiles.

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      Taking route: 5 bus stations going places

      Madeline Bouton

      19.08.2017

      From the Philippines to the Netherlands, bus-station projects are revving up.

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      Next Stop: new bus-station architecture

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      03.08.2016

      Summer's here. Let's take a trip! Traditionally the poor cousin to more grandiose transport-architectural types like airports and railway stations, bus-station design is moving into top gear.

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      Station to Station

      Alyn Griffiths

      12.04.2016

      There has been a dramatic shift in the demands placed by public transportation on contemporary architecture since the turn of the millennium – the need to square the burgeoning of passenger numbers that attends the unstoppable march of urbanisation

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      Kunst zum Abfliegen und Ankommen

      Karin Frei Rappenecker

      26.01.2016

      (German only) Flughäfen sind Durchgangsstationen und damit eigentliche Unorte – ohne Geschichte und ohne Identität. Kunst in Flughäfen hat das Potenzial, ihnen eine solche zu verleihen. Mit eindrücklicher Wirkung – bis in die Filmwelt.

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      The Heat is Off

      Katharina Sommer

      21.09.2015

      Long before the advent of air-conditioning, lo-tech means of cooling buildings were well established. Now, architects worldwide are rediscovering the sustainable benefits of natural temperature control through clever design.

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      The Mile-High Club

      Klaus Leuschel

      17.08.2015

      Ever since Norman Foster's game-changing Stansted Airport was completed almost 25 years ago, it's been full throttle for London's high-tech architects, with their aviation-celebrating terminals around the globe themselves been celebrated for their

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      Right on So Many Levels: innovative car-park design

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      18.08.2010

      When Joni Mitchell sang that 'they paved paradise and put up a parking lot', she neatly expressed our none-too-positive relationship with that most modern of building types, the car park. Architonic invites you to pull up to the bumper and take a

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