Design: Rue Royale Architectes
Rue Royale Architectes were committed to providing increasingly high quality social housing, adopting a demanding and complex approach to increase space, light, privacy, view and comfort. In the Saint-Jean neighbourhood of Villeurbanne.
Design: Glenn Howells Architects
Sales launch 22 July to showcase latest island homes for sale by EcoWorld Ballymore, one of London’s most prominent property developers. Properties are located on a 12 acre island development set on the Leamouth Peninsula.
Design: Adjaye Associates
Westminster City Council has approved Adjaye Associates’ plans for the redevelopment of 5 Strand in the heart of London’s Trafalgar Square Conservation Area.
Architect: Sigurd Larsen
The Green House is one of a series of single family houses is designed for Frikøbing in Denmark. The development plan for the area has high demands on sustainability for construction materials, insulation, energy and air circulation.
The strategic plan for Timekeepers Square, therefore, has been to create clearly defined rows of terraces that relate in a sensitive and contemporary manner to neighbouring Georgian terraces, responding to them in height, massing, and rhythm.
Architect: Sigurd Larsen
The Light House is the second of Sigurd Larsen’s typologies to be developed in the area and consists of a simple plan arrangement that allow for low construction costs while offering generous living spaces.
Design concept to re-assess how vacant space can provide a sustainable approach to affordable living in city centres. A pod made of Smartply, lamb’s wool insulation, and recycled polycarbonate can be constructed in a single day to provide secure and sustainable accommodation in otherwise abandoned properties.
The vc1 project has created a residential destination via a striking building facade: strong pure white bands – a la Guggenheim New York – run horizontally with deep recesses lined with dark fenestration.
Design: Zaha Hadid Architects
185-metre tower building: Mandarin Oriental, Melbourne will contain 196 guestrooms and suites. There will also be 148 Residences on the tower’s upper floors. The bar has a landscaped roof terrace.
Fraser Brown MacKenna Architects’ new student residences in central Coventry completed using a volumetric system to deliver the building in just 9 months from planning approval to occupation. The new building provides 114 new studio rooms and improved communal facilities.
Architects: Wei Yi International Design Associates
This apartment design has a strong focus on colour. A blue color denotes ‘quiet elegance and deep sensibility’ to correlate with the owner’s ‘state of contentment’. The architecture also uses grey materials and unbright colours to provide a highly restrained style.
Design: COBE, architects
As the centrepiece of Copenhagen’s redeveloped Nordhavn (North Harbour), Danish architects COBE and clients Klaus Kastbjerg and NRE Denmark unveil the completed transformation of The Silo.
Students had to move from buildings at Nottingham Trent University after similar cladding to the Grenfell Tower was discovered. Three of seven blocks at Byron House student accommodation reportedly use Reynobond ACM PE panels for building cladding.