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Patients recover faster when healthcare facilities are thoughtfully designed
With good design and materials, rapid urbanisation can be sustainable.
Beautiful architecture makes us feel better. The emotional impact of beautiful buildings can transcend the personal, even to the extent of improving the communities we live in.
South Harbour School in Copenhagen, Denmark, is a new public school designed and built with focus on energy optimisation and harmonising the connection between the school and its surroundings. The school addresses a need for modern educational facilities while creating a new public space by the waterfront.
Not all noise is bad, as any lover of loud music would agree. But unwanted noise, otherwise known as noise pollution, poses a real threat to human health and wellbeing.
As a growing body of evidence reveals the damaging impacts of noise pollution, it’s important that we respond. Good acoustic designs that absorb sound help professionals and students to think and talk more easily, and at the same time create better environments for learning and healing.
We experience a room with all our senses. So shouldn’t architects spend as much time on how a space sounds as they do on how it looks?
State-of-the art architecture and acoustic design create a new musical experience for Parisian concertgoers
In a circular economy, products should be used for as long as possible – and reused to the greatest extent possible when they reach the end of their service life.
Cities are growing. With that comes challenges. Urban flooding and fire fatalities being some of them. Intense rainfall overwhelms the capacity of the drainage systems in cities.