Sustainability in Development
Won in limited competition against a list of international architects including Cesar Pelli, KPF and Kengo Kuma, Conran and Partners has led this significant project, Tokyo’s single largest development in the last 10 years, as both Design Architect and Design Supervisor since 2004.
Ibstock has recently worked with Stride Treglown architects to help realise a ‘wraparound’ vision and seamless finish for a striking development of high-end eco homes.
From the grand landscaped drive leading to the main entrance, the library spaces, spa facilities, pocket gardens, and individual apartments to the detail of textured wallpapers and bespoke primrose-motif door handles, Squire and Partners’ architecture, landscape and interiors teams have worked together to craft a high quality development that provides effortless elegant living for the residents of 50 St Edmund’s Terrace.
Tom Luck, Sustainability Consultant at Eight Associates talks to Future Constructor & Architect about how protected trees can potentially extend design proposals.
Simply put, sustainability is the capacity to endure. Yet, we live in an age of greenwash marketing where a cacophony of ‘sustainababble’ has undermined the sustainable concept. Darren Evans of Darren Evans Assessments explains more.