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Coming soon – 3D printed components for the masses

2020-03-09T07:00:00+00:00By Thomas Lane

3D printing has the potential to produce complex structural components quickly and cheaply if the technology were commercially available. Now Fosters has done just that.

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‘You don’t get involved in a project like this for the glory or the money’

2020-05-07T06:00:00+01:00By

Keppie was working on an extension at Glasgow’s SEC events centre when the brief changed dramatically. Elizabeth Hopkirk hears from the architects

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Technical Study: Stratford Pavilion by Acme

2019-10-31T07:00:00+00:00By 1 comments

This substantial structure at the Olympic Park had to be built over a DLR tunnel, setting the team major challenges. Ike Ijeh reports

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Technical Study: Science Museum supporters’ centre, by Hat Projects

2019-09-30T06:00:00+01:00By 1 comments

The conversion of a former Royal Mail sorting office into the £3.5m Smith Centre required instinct and guts, writes Elizabeth Hopkirk

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Technical Study: Beaconsfield Mews cohousing, London, by Stolon Studio

2019-08-22T06:00:00+01:00By

Architect-developers Robert and Jessica Barker tell Elizabeth Hopkirk how they are turning community-building on backland sites into a business model

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Technical Study: North West Cambridge housing by Stanton Williams

2019-07-15T06:00:00+01:00By

The architect’s first affordable housing creates a sense of intimacy while complying with tough daylight regulations, writes Elizabeth Hopkirk

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Technical Study: IOC Headquarters, Lausanne, by 3XN

2019-07-03T06:00:00+01:00By

The International Olympic Committee has raised the bar for office buildings. Ike Ijeh finds out how architect 3XN created a world-beater

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Technical Study: Hill House, Helensburgh, by Carmody Groarke

2019-06-17T06:00:00+01:00By 1 comments

Ike Ijeh explains how a chainmail shed is protecting a Charles Rennie Mackintosh mansion from water ingress

Carl Turner Architects' Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, Peckham

Technical Study: Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, London

2019-05-28T06:00:00+01:00By 1 comments

Carl Turner tells Elizabeth Hopkirk how he won the biggest project of his career – and then had to design it a nerve-wracking three times

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Technical Study: Boulevard Theatre, Soho

2019-04-12T06:00:00+01:00By Thomas Lane1 comments

Thomas Lane finds out how Soda Studio turned tricks with a tiny space to create a supremely flexible theatre

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Technical Study: Pitzhanger Manor, London

2019-03-27T07:00:00+00:00By 7 comments

How Julian Harrap Architects and Jestico & Whiles recreated a bit of Soane bling at his grade I-listed country house

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Technical Study: Floating church, London

2019-02-20T07:00:00+00:00By 2 comments

Denizen Works explains how VW Campervans and an organ bellows inspired a highly unusual place of worship

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Coming soon – 3D printed components for the masses

2020-03-09T07:00:00+00:00By Thomas Lane

3D printing has the potential to produce complex structural components quickly and cheaply if the technology were commercially available. Now Fosters has done just that.

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Carrowbreck Meadows, Norwich, by Hamson Barron Smith

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Hamson Barron Smith has planted 14 Passivhaus homes in a woodland in Norfolk. Ike Ijeh explains why it could blossom into a scheme of nationwide significance

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