A record number of 21 projects applied in the seventh year of the Green Rooftop of the Year Competition. The roof in the metropolis, the multifunctional office building in Vizovice or the Prague reservoir planted with meadow flowers are among the winners.
An office building’s lobby is a great opportunity for it to get visitors’ attention and stand out from the competition. After all, soon after entering a building, you can tell if you’ll feel well there or not.
When the outside world comes in. That's how they could use such a motto in the new HQ of the European Metropolis of Lille. In a record time of 18 months, the architects, with the help of virtual reality, managed to build a modern ecological building, one of the largest in the metropolis.
Wood as a building material has experienced a great renaissance in recent years. So far, it has played a leading role mainly in residential buildings, but thanks to technological advances, we can go much further. Or actually - higher. The first eight-storey office building, built almost exclusively of wood, is being built in Helsinki.