Virtualising Mumbai. The Cybertecture Egg by James Law & Ove Arup

Virtualising Mumbai. The Cybertecture Egg by James Law & Ove Arup

By Vrushti Mawani - Mar 28, 2011

Think Mumbai; what’s the first few visuals that flash by ? “Super-populated”, “ridden with slums and poverty”, “people living and working in exceedingly tiny depressing

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Japan's Construction Index surges on Reconstruction Demand Prospects

Japan's Construction Index surges on Reconstruction Demand Prospects

By Tom Parker - Mar 15, 2011

Kajima, Taisei see Record Highs Japan’s largest construction firm, Kajima, rose 22% to 259 yen, the biggest increase since Oct. 14, 2008, while the nation’s third-largest build

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Noah’s Ark Re-jigged

Noah’s Ark Re-jigged

By Vrushti Mawani - Mar 14, 2011

This giant floating steel-and-glass-vertical-doughnut hotel, claiming to offer a self-sustained environment, its lower half immersed in water and its upper half afloat, is nothing

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Strabag

Strabag

By Anna Domanska - Mar 03, 2011

On its way to the top STRABAG is one of Europe’s leading construction groups. With approximately 75,500 employees, STRABAG posted an output volume of around € 13.0 billion in 2

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California Desert Dreaming: Boom, much more than just a mirage

California Desert Dreaming: Boom, much more than just a mirage

By Vrushti Mawani - Feb 14, 2011

 A community for gay retirees in the Californian desert, Boom is about “inclusion, not seclusion; … living, not retiring”. A $250 million project being financed by Lo

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Housing Crisis? Prefabricated, Recycled Plastic could be the answer.

Housing Crisis? Prefabricated, Recycled Plastic could be the answer.

By Vrushti Mawani - Jan 27, 2011

To alleviate the 80,000 units per annum estimated housing shortage in the U.K, the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has identified the return of prefab as the most s

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Larger than Life: Antilla Mumbai - The World's MOST Expensive Home

Larger than Life: Antilla Mumbai - The World's MOST Expensive Home

By Vrushti Mawani - Jan 19, 2011

Antilla, the new home of the world’s 5th richest man, Mukesh Ambani, currently figures as the world’s most expensive home – in fact, the world’s first-ever billion-dollar h

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Tunis Sports City

Tunis Sports City

By Anna Domanska - Nov 23, 2010

Located in the Lac de Tunis area in the northern suburbs of the Tunis city, Tunis Sports City will combine all the elements of luxury and entertainment for residents and visitors a

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