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2014 WALK FOR NATURE

– 2014 WALK FOR NATURE – Put together by the Lagos State Government and the Nigerian Conservation Foundation. Theme: Small Island Developing States Venue: The State House, Marina, Lagos, Nigeria Date: 18th October, 2014 Time: 7:00 am Advertisements

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SOLUTIONS TO THE INCESSANT COLLAPSE OF BUILDINGS IN NIGERIA

SOLUTIONS TO THE INCESSANT COLLAPSE OF BUILDINGS IN NIGERIA – SEMINAR PAPER DELIVERED BY ENGR. IKE CHUKWUNEKE FNI Struct E (LAGOS STATE POLYTECHNIC, 2002) “The planning, approval, construction and commissioning of a building project is a dynamic process. It involves … Continue reading

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Mandela on the Mountain

“Mandela on the Mountain” – A monument design to celebrate Nelson Mandela’s 95th birthday – By WHIM Architecture. Rest In Peace, Madiba!

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The Heliotrope: Energy-Positive Rotating House

The Heliotrope is an environmentally friendly house designed by the German architect Rolf Disch who also designed the Sonnenschiff (Sun Ship). Three such houses exist in Germany, the first experimental version having been built in 1994 as the architect’s home … Continue reading

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HOUSE BUILT FROM PLASTIC BOTTLES IN NIGERIA

“It’s my goal to make a building as immaterial as possible. Architecture is a very material thing. It takes a lot of resources, so why not eliminate what you don’t need as long as you’re able to achieve the same … Continue reading

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Paris: Aerial View

A perfect aerial view of Paris, France.

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GREEN BUILDING DESIGN

Green building design is a term used to identify the various aspects of creating structures using environmentally friendly materials and methods. The green design concept also encompasses the idea of ensuring the buildings are energy efficient and continue to interact … Continue reading

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