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Embassy Industrial Park, Chakan

Ten years ago, no one was able to recognise the potential of warehousing in India. Today, logistics cost contributes 13-17 per cent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in India and Warehousing contribute approximately 25 per cent of logistics cost. The explosive growth of retail markets and the E-commerce industry, the […]

Storyteller of Architect’s Narrative

An architect with immense love for steel, as he believes that this material enables the designer to explore his creative mind in the true sense which one can see in his outstanding works. The man of the hour, Ar. Kalhan Mattoo, Principal, Planet 3 Studios, is here to narrate architect’s […]

BBVA Headquarters, Madrid

BBVA’s new headquarters is located on the northern periphery of Madrid. A linear structure of three-story buildings, with courtyards, passages and irrigated gardens, is laid over the entire site which has a considerable slope like a carpet, analogous to an Arabian garden. The existing buildings are altered to tie in […]

The Morpheus Hotel, Macau

It is the first tower in the world, to use an external skeleton to support its massive structure, the Morpheus hotel is one of the final projects designed by celebrated architect Zaha Hadid. DesignCurial were offered the chance to speak to viviana to find out more about the Morpheus hotel […]

Shanghai Modern Art Museum, Shanghai

In order to organize better the space and minimize the damage to the existing bunker structure, the suspension structure is adopted in the design, using the top frame column left after the roof demolition to support a set of huge trusses and then to hang down layer by layer. One […]

Coal Drops Yard, London

Described as one of the largest regeneration schemes in Europe, it will include 50 new buildings, 2,000 new homes, 20 new streets and 10 new public squares spread over 67 acres. Main contractor BAM is employing an array of different skills for this conversion project, from specialist restoration work of […]

Badminton Club, Guntur

The building is intended for a posh club at Guntur. As an extension to the club, the members have teamed up with group of coaches from singapore/thailand to construct a badminton academy. Accommodations are provided in the form of luxury rooms for the coaches and visiting players. The badminton court […]

Bahá’í Temple, Chile

Designed by acclaimed Canadian architectural firm, Hariri Pontarini Architects’, the Bahá’í Temple of Chile in South America used the state of the art technology to create a spiritual and emotional space. The engineering firms were keen on keeping the integrity of the architectural form. The resulting design is a sculptural […]

Sportcampus Zuiderpark

Sportcampus Zuiderpark – a €50 million sports park designed to promote a healthier society in The Hague, Netherlands. Completed by British design studio Faulkner Browns Architects, the green-roofed recreational facility draws the eye with its copper-hued steel ribbon that changes color throughout the day and its sensitive approach to human […]