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Rising to this challenge, Dr. Yeang’s proposal for the EDITT Towers won the competition for Ecological Design in the Tropics and the. Singapore’s 26 storey EDITT Tower, designed by architects T R Hamzah & Yeang, is being created to rehabilitate an urban, non-organic site. I think the “Garden State” could do with a few buildings that take some inspiration from the planned EDITT Tower in Singapore by Ken Yeang.

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It would be amazing to see the details and inerior elevations of this project. The growing popularity of power-assisted bicycles makes cycling on footpaths by adults a exitt proposition. We need to confirm your email address.

Singapore’s Ecological EDITT Tower

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This extension of the horizontal plane into the vertical space is further promoted by drawing the street-level shops and pedestrian activities up to the sixth floor along the system of landscaped ramps.

The project will rehabilitate a site classified as “zero-culture”: Riders aren’t glorified eeitt cycling is a mode of transport that belongs on dedicated on-road and off-road paths.

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Ken Yeang, EDITT Tower – The Urbanist

I agree to receive emails from the site. Cycling Alan Davies Nov 12, 3. This small apartment building in Seattle could be a model for solving our housing and energy crises. This guy is the real deal Do you live outside the United States? I agree to Inhabitat’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, and to the use of cookies described therein, and I also consent to the collection, storage, and processing of my data in the United States, where data protection laws may be different from those in my country.


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Architecture is my profession as well as my favorite hobby. Subscribe to get free weekly updates on the latest news on innovation and design. Aspects of the potential edity cycle of a skyscraper have been taken into account, ensuring that the building can flexibly adapt to alternative uses and that materials can be easily recovered during refitting.

Transport – general Alan Davies Nov 21, 1.

What else can we come to expect from Asia? More copycats from the west and less originality.

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Pete P October 17, at Ken Yeang is the future. Can legacy automakers survive the switch to electric?

A very good-looking building – reminiscent of a tropical canapy too. Each post will compare an architect’s creation with its origins for you to judge.

Additionally, sewage will be reclaimed to fertilizer and built in waste hoppers will drop separated waste streams to the basement to facilitate recycling. In my blog ” Architecture Dialog” Archidialog. Publicly accessible ramps will connect upper floors to the street level lined in shops, restaurants and plant life.


It deals with the rectification and setting in order of the excesses of extreme climates in order to achieve, by means of architectural dispositionsconditions capable of assuring comfort and well-being. Approximately half of the surface area of the EDITT Tower will be wrapped in organic local vegetationand passive architecture will allow for natural ventilation. Comfort levels for occupants will be ensured by a mixture of options, including architectural elements designed to direct wind for ventilation and ceiling fans with water misters to minimize refrigerant edittt air conditioning.

The Andrews Government secured a massive swing at Saturday’s Victorian election in large measure because it wowed and delighted cynical voters by building productive infrastructure sooner rather than later. The importance of ecologically sound urban planning and architectural design takes on a special importance in this environment. Log In Sign Up. The dollar store is America’s new invasive species.

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