STEEL APPLICATION

Urban Skyfarm, South Korea

So far, most existing vertical farms look like big greenhouses or plant factories all of the action happens on the inside. Warehouses in Chicago, Kyoto, Singapore, and a handful of other cities grow plants with ultra-high-efficiency systems under artificial light, and a recent skyscraper in Sweden, built by the urban […]

2015 MPAVILION

An event hub, a meeting place and an invitation to experiment, each MPavilion brings creative collaborators together to present a free, four-month program of talks, workshops and performances from October to February. The 2015 MPavilion has been designed by AL_A, the studio of Stirling Prize–winning architect Amanda Levete. The temporary […]

GB House supported by Steel Pillars

A large decked balcony raised on branching steel piloti provides views towards the Pacific Ocean from this house near the Chilean city of Concón by Santiago studio emA Arquitectos. GB House was designed by emA Arquitectos for a family who wanted to move out of the capital and enjoy a […]

LOG Rhythm House

Huge steel beams with I-shaped profiles were stacked to form the framework of this Tokyo house by Mount Fuji Architects Studio, which features a red spiral staircase winding between its floors. Local firm Mount Fuji Architects Studio – whose past projects include a house centered around a tree-like column – […]

IMPROVING ACCESSIBILITY AT HERNANI

The glass-encased lift and elevated walkway have been created by architecture studio Vaumm to improve access between the new and historic centers of Spanish town Hernani. The old and new parts of Hernani’s town center are separated by a steep grassy bank, dividing the historic center at the top from […]

STEEL COLLEGE SUPPORTS RESIDENTIAL SCHEME

Urbanest’s latest London scheme will have some of the most sought after views in the capital for its students and residents. Located next to County Hall and Waterloo Station, 199 Westminster Bridge Road overlooks the River Thames affording views of the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben. Designed by architects […]