IFF Convention Center | BIAD + AAUPC + TJAD

The International Financial Forum (IFF) has recently completed its venue at the tip of Hengli Island in Pearl Bay, Nansha, Guangzhou. The venue’s construction area is approximately 260,000 square meters. From October 27th to 29th, 2023, the IFF Convention Center hosted the IFF’s 20th Anniversary & Annual Meeting. It radiated like a brilliant “kapok” against […]

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The Missing Flower Power in Walkability and Neighborhood Vitality

Urban planners, designers, and civic leaders often think of the presence of certain kinds of hard infrastructure as influencing how walkable and vibrant a street or neighborhood is: wide sidewalks, narrow roadways, buildings with visually interesting ground floors, curb bulb-outs, crosswalks, stoplights, and so on.  In a similar vein, with the ongoing discussion on what […]

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DMCC and Signature Developers launch new luxury tower in JLT

DMCC and Signature Developers have partnered to launch W Residences in Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT). Scheduled to break ground by year-end, it will set new standards in extraordinary, hotel-living across the vibrant JLT community, DMCC said in a statement. Set up in collaboration with Marriott International, Signature Developers will redefine luxury living with the W […]

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Building a Sustainable Future: Architectural Solutions For Plastic Pollution

Plastic pollution has long-lasting effects that will affect future generations. Experts predict that by 2050 if we continue with our current pollution level, there will be more plastic than fish in the ocean. An immediate solution is needed to address this critical issue. Through innovation and research, scientists have made great strides in developing cutting-edge […]

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Creating beach sand for Kuwait’s Sabah Al Ahmed Sea City

The visionary Sabah Al Ahmad Sea City (SAASC) is a sprawling metropolis of man-made islands and waterways that will eventually house over 250,000 residents. With construction gaining pace, developer La’ Ala Al-Kuwait Real Estate Company, partnered with CDE, a leading supplier of sand and aggregate washing solutions, to help meet its busy production schedule. In […]

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