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The Leadenhall Building – London, England `

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Building: The Leadenhall Building
Location: London, England
Architect: Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners
Structural Design: Arup
Client: British Land Company
Construction: Bovis Lendlease

AE Interests: office, glazing envelope, steel-frame, skyscraper in urban London

UTL2011-A, UTL2011-E

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Written by Stacy Chu

June 24, 2010 at 5:21 pm

Posted in Proposed Design

Lloyd’s Register – London, England

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Building: Lloyd’s Register
Location: London, England
Completion: 2000
Architect: Richard Rogers Partnership
Structural Design: Anthony Hunt Associates
Contractor(s): Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons Ltd.

AE Interests: office, day-lighting, sustainability, louvers, pre-cast concrete

Written by Stacy Chu

June 24, 2010 at 5:05 pm

Posted in Built

Richmond Olympic Oval – Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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Building: Richmond Olympic Oval
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Architect: Cannon Design
Structural Engineering: Fast + Epp, Glotman •  Simpson Group of Companies
Civil/Marine Engineering: Delcan
Refrigeration Engineering: Sterling Engineering, Inc.

AE Interests: LEED® Silver certification, reusing thermal waste, Green building process

Written by Stacy Chu

February 15, 2010 at 4:30 pm

Posted in Built

The Wave Tower – Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Building: The Wave Tower
Architect: A-cero
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Construction: begins in late 2009

AE Interests: curtain wall, in-house water treatment plant

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Written by Stacy Chu

January 31, 2010 at 10:43 pm

Commune by the Great Wall – Beijing Area, China

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Project: Commune by the Great Wall

Location: Badaling, Yangqin, China (Outskirts of Beijing)

Buildings & Architects:

1) Suitcase House by Gary Chang

2) Furniture House by Shigeru Ban

3) “See” and “Seen” House by Cui Kai

4) Distorted Courtyard By Rocco Yim

5) Airport by Chien Hsueh-Yi

6) Cantilever House by Antonio Ochoa

7) Bamboo Wall by Kengo Kuma

8) Shared House by Kanika R’kul

9) The Twins by Kay Ngee Tan

10) Forest House by Nobuaki Furuya

11) Split House by Yung Ho Chang

12) Club House by Seung H-Sang

Written by Stacy Chu

January 28, 2010 at 1:55 pm

Posted in Built

Furniture House (Bamboo) – Beijing Area, China

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Building: Bamboo Furniture House (Commune by the Great Wall)
Location: Badaling, Yanqing, China
Architect: Shigeru Ban
Completed: 2002

AE Interests: Bamboo Structure, Local Materials, simple design

Written by Stacy Chu

January 28, 2010 at 1:46 pm

Posted in Built

Suitcase House – Beijing Area, China

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Building: Suitcase House (Commune by the Great Wall)
Location: Badaling, Yanqing, China
Architect: Gary Chang
Completed: 2002

AE Interests: Cantilever structure, Reconfigurable spaces

Written by Stacy Chu

January 28, 2010 at 1:44 pm

Posted in Built

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