Expo Real 2018 in Munich: Hi-tech coffee with the BNA

The BNA and Arcadis will organise a Hi-tech Coffee during the Expo Real on 10 October 2018. During this morning, presentations will be held by various Dutch architectural firms such as MVRDV, UNStudio and IAA Architecten. There is also room to discuss or pitch questions with colleagues and developers. Read more

New dementia friendly homes in Ariensstaete

  1. quality of life
  2. role definition
  3. empathy
  4. residential care centre

Last Wednesday, 22 August 2018, health care institution Liberein opened its renewed nursing unit for people suffering from dementia on the Ariënsstaete location at the Lijsterstraat in Enschede. The change consists of a transition to small-scale living groups, a new interior design and the use of the latest technologies in the field of home automation. On Monday 27 August 2018, the first residents will be able to move into their new home. Read more

ZENBER Architecten and IAA Architecten win tender for Redevelopment Lounge 1 Schiphol

  1. Amsterdam
  2. project management
  3. complexity
  4. meticulous and reliable

Schiphol has the ambition to be 'Europe's Preferred Airport'. To achieve this, Royal Schiphol Group is not only working on its daily operations, but also on creating more capacity and improving quality in the future. In this context, the existing Lounge 1 will be rebuilt, renovated and expanded. More space is created for a better flow, better service and extra facilities. ZENBER Architecten and IAA Architecten have competitively won the commission for interior architecture for the redevelopment of Lounge 1 Schiphol. Read more

MST Oldenzaal winner 8th edition 'Archizinc Trophy'

  1. zinc
  2. MST Oldenzaal
  3. architecture
  4. award
  5. detailing
  6. Hospital

On Friday, June 29, 2018, Marta Lachowska and Michelle Booltink received the Archizinc Prize in the Philharmonie de Paris, for the facade design of the new entrance hall of Medical Spectrum Twente in Oldenzaal. Every two years, VMZINC awards international projects that use zinc in an extraordinary way. The design was awarded under the Public Buildings category because zinc has been used in an original, innovative and elegant way. The jury rated the detailing of the facade as very special, as well as the functional and aesthetic quality of the buildings, the coherence with and respect for the environment. Read more