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  • Topos announces the next issue – 57 “Architecture and Landscape”

    The landscape architecture journal “Topos”, a Callwey Publishing publication, announced today that the issue 57 “Architecture and Landscape” of Topos is available. Architecture and landscape: with a subject like this it would be easy to wear oneself out with definitions and differentiations. What is landscape? What does dealing with landscape or handling landscape actually mean when this ...


  • TOPOS: Number One European Landscape Architecture Magazine Announces Global Launch

    Munich, July 2005 – Callwey today announced the global launch of the publishing house’s number one European landscape architecture publication, TOPOS. The first global edition will be released at the end of June this year. Key markets for this global strategy will be the UK, USA and Asia. (At present TOPOS is already well established in more than 50 countries around the globe with a strong ...


  • Waste architecture at Sardinia 2017

    Following the incredible success of the International Workshop on Waste Architecture, a parallel event of the Sardinia 2015 Symposium, we are glad to announce that Waste Architecture has been included in the main programme of Sardinia 2017. Waste Architecture is a new and relatively unexplored conceptual and design topic which promises to ...


    By EuroWaste Srl

  • Stantec named among North America’s top 10 architecture firm

    Design firm Stantec has ranked in the top 10 in Building Design magazine's annual World Architecture 100 survey. The BD World Architecture 100 list is compiled each year based on the number of registered architects at each firm. Stantec ranked within the top 10 in five categories, as number 10 in North America, and as number 22 in the global top 100 list. Over the last five years, Stantec's ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Topos announces the next issue – 56 “Cultural landscapes”

    Munich (Germany), 2006 – October – 2nd. – The landscape architecture journal “Topos”, a Callwey Publishing publication, announced today that the issue 56 “Cultural Landscapes” of Topos is available. This is not about the cultural landscapes that are the evidence for long years of cultivation adapted to the landscape and that are usually beloved for characteristic features often distinguishing ...


  • Dynamic Volt/VAR Control Architectures Will Reach Nearly $3 Billion in Annual Revenue by 2023

    As electricity loads become more variable and intermittent sources become a larger portion of the energy supply, the power grid will need to become more flexible and more efficient. Dynamic voltage and volt-ampere reactive (VAR) control architectures (DVCAs) are increasingly essential to achieving cost-effective performance expectations. Click to ...

  • Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) Market in Smart Grid for Electric Power, 2012 - Market Size, Vendor Landscape and Outlook to 2020

    Government support for energy efficiency boosts the market for Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI), according to a new report titled “Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) Market in Smart Grid for Electric Power, 2012 - Market Size, Vendor Landscape and Outlook to 2020”. This new research argues that increasing smart meter deployment and pioneering new technologies will ...


  • Topos announces the next issue 52 “Urban Design”

    Munich (Germany), 29. September 2005 – The landscape architecture journal “Topos”, a Callwey Publishing publication, announced today that the issue 52 “Urban Design” of Topos is available. Topos 52 – the second edition of the launched Topos journal – provides several projects from around the globe. The presented projects document this change. Many harbour areas lie neglected. Here parks ...


  • IIT wins EPA Campus RainWorks challenge

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced that the Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, won first prize among small institutions in the Agency’s first Campus RainWorks Challenge. EPA created the challenge to inspire the next generation of landscape architects, planners and engineers to develop innovative green infrastructure. The student team will receive a $2,500 cash ...

  • CH2M HILL Begins Construction on Clovis Sewage Treatment Water Reuse Facility

    Clovis, Calif.- CH2M HILL, a global full-service engineering, construction and operations firm, has completed the design and begun construction for the 2.8 million gallon per day Clovis Sewage Treatment Water Reuse Facility. CH2M HILL is serving as the design, build, operator for this facility located in Clovis, Calif. Construction on the facility commenced in May and is expected to be completed ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • University of Florida in Gainesville, FL wins First Prize for Large Institutions RainWorks Challenge

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced that the University of Florida at Gainesville, Florida won first prize among large institutions in the Agency’s first Campus RainWorks Challenge. EPA created the challenge to inspire the next generation of landscape architects, planners and engineers to develop innovative green infrastructure. The design submitted by the winning team ...

  • Topos announces the next issue 53 “Traffic”

    Munich (Germany), 2005 – December – 27th. – The landscape architecture journal “Topos”, a Callwey Publishing publication, announced today that the issue 53 “Traffic” of Topos is available. Topos 53 – the third edition of the launched Topos journal – provides several projects from around the globe. Robert Schäfer, Chief Editor of Topos journal: For societies to flourish, traffic is a ...


  • Composing urban soundscapes

    Currently architecture is dominated by the visual sense. The dominance of visual culture seems to have ‘deafened’ our aural experiences. We cannot avert our ears in the way we can our eyes from unwanted stimulus, the constant bombardment by our culture may have already caused us to have surrendered to noise (unwanted sound). White wires spilling from our ears indicate a rejection of urban ...

  • University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Win Top Prizes in EPA’s Campus RainWorks Challenge

    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 5 Administrator Susan Hedman today awarded the University of Illinois at Chicago and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign first and second prizes in the EPA Campus RainWorks Challenge at an Earth Day “EcoJam” in Chicago. EPA’s Campus RainWorks Challenge is a national competition in which college students design green ...

  • EPA Awards Green Infrastructure Grants of $20,000 to Kansas State University and Mississippi State University

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded grants of $20,000 each to Kansas State University and Mississippi State University to carry out green infrastructure demonstration and training projects. At Kansas State, faculty and students will create “living laboratories” to conduct green infrastructure monitoring at two on-campus sites. Students from different disciplines will ...

  • Novato City Hall historic rehabilitation

    Construction has been completed on the Novato City Hall Historic Rehabilitation Project designed by Richmond architecture and engineering firm Interactive Resources. The City of Novato engaged Interactive Resources to design the project featuring adaptive reuse of an historic church building located at 901 Sherman Avenue, to meet the current and future needs of the City of Novato for use as a ...


    By Interactive Resources

  • New Principals Sutherland, Weir Join CEC

    Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC) welcomes two new principals to its Pittsburgh headquarters office: Ray B. Sutherland, P.E., (Civil/Site Practice) and William G. Weir, P.G., (Environmental Practice). Sutherland joins CEC with 29 years of expertise covering all aspects of land development, including working for both public and private development clients in commercial/retail, ...

  • Green Coatings Industry Trends & Forecast to 2018

    ReportsnReports.com adds "Green Coatings Market by Types (Waterborne, Powder, High-Solids, Radiation Cure) & by Applications (Architectural Coatings, Automotive Coatings, Industrial Coatings, High Performance Coatings, Wood Coatings, Packaging Coatings, & Product Finishes) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018" new market research report to its store. The report covers the major ...


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