Leeds is a core focus of the Government’s Northern Powerhouse initiative and as the third largest and one of the fastest growing cities in the UK, it’s easy to see why.
Award-winning architectural firm, NORD Architects, has unveiled its latest design; a contemporary Urban Hospice intended to create a positive environment while offering support for patients in need of palliative care.
O2i Design’s expertise in sustainable construction and renewable energy helped to gain planning permission for, and develop, two bespoke eco homes, including solar thermal panels, PV cells and ground source heat pumps, enabling running costs to be kept to a minimum.
The winners of the 45th annual Wood Awards were announced at a ceremony held last month at Carpenters’ Hall in London.
Architectural firm, Arches, has recently created a contemporary, eco-friendly villa close to Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania and the country’s largest city.