The Beach at JBR by MERAAS – favorite outdoor area in Dubai. The city known for its forced “indoor life” is expanding its outdoor areas to seek a healthier lifestyle and diversified options for its residents and tourists.
That’s Yacht All: Marina Architecture Is In – when it comes to designing a marina, there is literally a world of inspiration to take from. The functions of a marina are basic and form the building blocks of some interesting designs.
Designed by Japanese architect Kengo Kuma the £80m V&A Museum of Design is now open to the public. Located alongside RSS Discovery on the waterfront it will host major exhibitions and celebrate design heritage. The building emulates Scottish cliffs.
Turner Rooms, Margate building – design by David Chipperfield Architects, expansion of the architecture practice’s Turner Contemporary gallery on the Kent waterfront, a hostel with 100 sea-facing rooms plus new public spaces.
Peel Energy, the low carbon energy arm of Peel Land and Property, plans to develop a district heat network at its ambitious £5 billion Liverpool Waters development transforming the River Mersey waterfront.
Aquatecture 2018 Design Competition: Water – an element in nature that life is constantly surrounded by; an element that has given birth to life on Earth and continues to support it. Although we made our shift to land, our bond with water still remains significant.
With a completely re-conceptualized conversion and extension, the Wadden Sea Centre – gateway to the UNESCO World Heritage Site at Ribe on the west coast of Denmark – by architects Dorte Mandrup, shortlisted at WAF 2018.
Exciting new cultural tourism space along the shores of Dubai’s iconic Creek, merging the city’s past with its present. Overall master plan, plus design and construction supervision of the eastern section which follows a more traditional heritage style by GAJ.
Al Seef, a high quality destination on Dubai Creek offering retail, dining, and hospitality experiences, by 10 Design. The development has attracted two hotels under the Zabeel House by Jumeirah brand, opening Spring 2018.
The Royal Vancouver Yacht Club’s new Dock Building, designed by Michael Green Architecture, is an example of industrial architectural elegance crafted from a modest budget.
Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects wins competition to design the Maritime Knowledge Hub at Wirral Waters in Liverpool, United Kingdom
How do you create a touristic landmark that catches people’s attention whilst fluidly merging with the surroundings? Connecting landscape and landmark formed a basis for the winning design by NEXT architects for the Hoge Blekker, a watchtower on the Belgian coast.
This architecture competition aims to improve the Porto Corallo promenade, stretching from the mouth of the river Flumendosa to the beach of Porto Su Tramatzu, Sardinia. The 1st prize is 10,000 Euros.
Luxury vehicle insurance broker and incident service provider Novo signs a five-year lease of 2,500 sqft at No. 12 Princes Dock, Liverpool Waters. The firm currently occupies space in ‘The Quay’ the serviced office provision also located at No. 12 Princes Dock.