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For this reason, businesses and regulatory authorities are implementing guidelines and systems that help conserve an ecological balance but work in conjunction with our busy lives. Universal design i...
Together the East and North frames have a gross land area of 14.6 hectares, of which just under half will be offered up for development. The new community will comprise around 750 medium density homes... Read more
This unique architectural collective will offer insightful, witty and absorbing discussions on the big NZ building industry issues and their architectural journey – a journey that is still far from ov... Read more
There is a lot of genuine misunderstanding and many urban myths – and from time to time even ‘greenwash’ – regarding the rapidly developing area of passive thermal design. It is become more readily a... Read more
Featuring in this year's EBOSS architectural and design film series is The Human Scale a documentary inspired by the work of Jan Gehl & Gehl Architects focusing on urban planning throughout the world ... Read more
An economical solution to speed up the completion of residential building work is to replace the traditional building wraps with HomeRAB PreClad Lining. Installed 3.5mm thick, HomeRAB can be left exp... Read more
The project comes as the New Zealand Timber Industry Federation again confirms that timber is the best construction material for coping with New Zealand’s seismic conditions. Experiments carried out i... Read more