Once destined for disposal, 1000 cubic metres of timber has been salvaged for use in renewable and sustainable community projects.
A partnership between Schneider Electric and Australian entrepreneur David Soo highlights the disruptive power of automated energy technology.
After purchasing Highcliff, an old dual-level residence in the Sydney suburb of Hunters Hill, Sean and Shelley Anderson took on the challenge of bringing a modern industrial design to a classic home.
With 74 units across seven storeys, this project, built by 60-year-old WA company Jaxon, is an attempt to bring an element of ‘fine china’ into WA’s Subiaco district. Melanie Basta speaks to Travis Harvey, business development manager at Jaxon.
Every typology has certain restrictions or specialised knowledge, but one of the most complex to negotiate is childcare centres. Co-lab Architecture has long established expertise in this space and the practice’s Kane Barnett guides us through some of the need-to-knows.
Competing in the Solar Decathlon in Dubai in 2018, The University of Wollongong (UOW) teamed up with TAFE NSW to create the ‘Desert Rose’ house – a net-zero energy home specifically designed for people living with dementia and other age-related diseases.
Located in the leafy Melbourne suburb of Armadale, Huntingtower was a collaboration between builder/developer Agushi Construction and architecture practice Workroom. The four-bedroom residence is now home to Agushi founder, Bear Agushi, who shares his experiences of the project.