Tag : Modular housing
Councillors have approved plans by Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners (RSHP) to install factory-built homes on the site of torn-down war-damaged terraces in a northern suburb of Cardiff
Has the modular future finally arrived?Subscription
A recent slew of major modular housing projects together with new political initiatives could finally signal the dawn of a low-carbon, off-site building revolution, reports Adam Branson
The AJ homes edition looks at east London’s Fish Island Village featuring housing by Haworth Tompkins, Pitman Tozer and Lyndon Goode; as well as Graeme Nicholls Architects’ twin-block development of flats in Ashtree Road, Glasgow; and we ask whether a slew of factory-built schemes means the modular housing future has finally arrived. PLUS a building study of Marks Barfield’s Cambridge ...
The practice has completed a series of 26m² ‘pods’ for the Dyson Institute of Engineering and Technology in Wiltshire
Simon Aldous’s take on the big architectural stories of the week: Hawkins\Brown makes redundancies • IM Pei dies aged 102 • Council architect numbers continue to fall • Japanese housebuilder teams up with Urban Splash • Prince Andrew enters the architecture fray
A major joint venture between Japan’s biggest housebuilder, the UK government and developer Urban Splash is set to deliver thousands of modular homes across the UK
Carl Turner Architects’ (CTA) ‘Void House’ in east London has become the first in a series of architect-designed prefab homes to win planning approval
In an innovative exercise in collaboration, six local practices were brought together to rethink terraced house design. Richard Waite reports
Liverpool and London-based practice ShedKM has revealed its plans for a kit-of-parts block of flats for regeneration specialist developer Urban Splash
14.02.19: Women in ArchitectureSubscription
The AJ’s Women in Architecture issue features interviews with Elizabeth Diller, co-founder of Diller Scofidio + Renfro and winner of this year’s Jane Drew Prize; and architectural photographer Hélène Binet, who has won the Ada Louise Huxtable Prize for women working in the wider industry. PLUS We revisit O’Donnell + Tuomey’s Saw Swee Hock LSE student centre to see how it is faring five years on; the AJ’s Working in Architecture ...