By Micheel Wassouf – CEO Energiehaus Arquitectos. It may not be as intriguing as a police novel, but the acronym nZEB (Nearly Zero Energy Buildings) has captivated the world of construction in 2018, still leaving us to wonder how the film will pan out. Meanwhile, another key player, the Passivhaus standard, is becoming more and more prominent in Spain.
By Miriam Giordano. We spoke with the representative from Sorigué, winner of the BBConstrumat Award in the "Infrastructure Construction Works" category for the Les Hortes de Caldes and Plaça del Sindicat Car Park, on site at works being carried out right now: the new ICL salt loading and transport terminal in the Port of Barcelona.
By Carlos Timoner, architect and professor of VR, AR and MR at the Polytechnic University of Cartagena. The incorporation of augmented and virtual reality technologies into companies' daily processes is already a fact that is radically changing the way in which productive processes are being carried out.
By Miriam Giordano. We spoke to Lacol, an architects' cooperative, which in 2018 completed the La Borda project, a cooperative housing project that won the BBConstrumat Awards in the "Constructed Work - Architecture" category.
By Ione Ruete, architect and Director of BBConstrumat. Choosing the enclosure of a building is taking a decision that will determine its envelope and, therefore, its exterior image, but above all it will permanently determine the degree of interior comfort of its spaces.
Interviewed by Miriam Giordano. We spoke with Pasqual Bendicho, architect and founder of SUMO Arquitectes, together with his two partners Jordi Pagés and Marc Camallonga. In a joint venture with Yolanda Olmo in 2014, they carried out the Vil·la Urània project, recognised with a Commendation from the BBConstrumat 2019 Awards in the category of Built Work of Architecture.
By Silvia Pujalte, Landscape Architect. And what would biophilia have to do with architecture and building? Biophilic design may sound like science fiction to us, but it is nothing more than trying to incorporate elements of nature in the spaces we inhabit.
By M. Hank Haeusler researcher, educator and designer. Urban screens, media facades and media architecture have propelled themselves from a small and often overlooked filed of light architecture into a global phenomenon over a period less than ten years.
Interview by Miriam Giordano. Mr. Rajendra Jagtap, Chief Executive Officer at Pune Smart City Development Corporation, explains us how Pune city is rapidly developing as metropolitan city with a Smart City Plan.
Cementos Molins es uno de los principales expositores de la próxima edición de Barcelona Building Construmat. Fundada en 1928, es un referente del sector de la construcción, líder en la fabricación de cementos de aluminato de calcio y portland, así como de sus productos derivados: prefabricados, morteros especiales y hormigones.