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Ruin porn and green preservation: why are dilapidated sites of the past so exciting?

Ruin porn and green preservation: why are dilapidated sites of the past so exciting?

Our technologies for imagining the buildings of the future are more advanced, architects are more equipped to adapt structures that would have been redeveloped or otherwise left to deteriorate.

From primitive structure to Australian shed: Australian Garden Shelters by BKK Architects

From primitive structure to Australian shed: Australian Garden Shelters by BKK Architects

Designed to enhance user experience, this project explores the history of the shelter, from its most primitive forms to the most contemporary vernacular

Underground system harnesses natural heating and cooling for K20 Architecture in Victoria

Underground system harnesses natural heating and cooling for K20 Architecture in Victoria

An ingenious custom airflow system from architects K20 combines underfloor air distribution, thermal chambers and natural earth heating and cooling.

NABD name Sunshine Coast mansion Australia’s best building design

NABD name Sunshine Coast mansion Australia’s best building design

A luxury Queensland riverside mansion has seen massive success at the inaugural National Building Design Awards by taking three prizes including the program’s top gong: the ‘National Building Design…

Keeping it cool: how Melbourne’s Council House 2 took advantage of the night

Keeping it cool: how Melbourne’s Council House 2 took advantage of the night

60 per cent of Council House 2's heat load is removed at night via the use of thermal mass, night purging, and chilled ceiling panels.

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Five Victorian train stations gain Green Star certification

Five Victorian train stations gain Green Star certification

Five Regional Rail Link stations in Victoria are the first of their kind to be awarded Green Star ratings from the Green Building Council Australia

How to achieve compliance for construction products: APCC releases guide

How to achieve compliance for construction products: APCC releases guide

The APCC has released a new guide in response to evidence suggesting that the market penetration of non-conforming products may be up to 50 per cent.

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Changes in LED Technology – The Pros & Cons

Changes in LED Technology – The Pros & Cons

This free whitepaper looks at the advances in LED lighting, comparisons with HID lighting, and the pros and cons for use in commercial and industrial applications.

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