Agoras Project: GAD envisions a green urban oasis for bustling Istanbul

October 12, 2010 by  
Filed under Eco, Green

Comments Off on Agoras Project: GAD envisions a green urban oasis for bustling Istanbul

Eco Factor: Mixed-use residential development with green terraces, rainwater collection systems and solar modules. In an attempt to give Turkey a contemplative and comfortable escape, Global Architectural Development (GAD) has developed a mixed-use high rise, residential development wrapped in green terraces. Dubbed the “Agoras Project”, this green oasis situated in the heart of the busy metropolis of Istanbul will house varied sized flats to appeal to various budgets and family types, a shopping mall, 14 cinemas, a fitness center, restaurants, and numerous cafes and shops

Read the original:
Agoras Project: GAD envisions a green urban oasis for bustling Istanbul

Builders’ Show Presents "The Most Innovative Home Never Built"

January 11, 2010 by  
Filed under Eco, Green

Comments Off on Builders’ Show Presents "The Most Innovative Home Never Built"

Every year the home builders get together for the monster International Home Builders Show; last year they moved it to Las Vegas because Orlando wasn’t big enough, just in time for the biggest meltdown of the residential construction industry ever.

See the rest here:
Builders’ Show Presents "The Most Innovative Home Never Built"

Bad Behavior has blocked 7374 access attempts in the last 7 days.