Elevated air walkway newly welcomes Seattle-Tacoma Airport international passengers more...

The most complex building project in SEA’s 70+ year history, the new facility expands capacity and speeds up the international arrivals process. The new, expanded International Arrivals Facility (IAF) at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) is now open. Skidmore,

 

 

 

The inspiring architect from Burkina Faso who lifted world’s biggest prize more...

Diébédo Francis Kéré has become the first African and the first black person to be awarded architecture’s highest international honour, the 2022 Pritzker Architecture Prize. Kéré was born in Burkina Faso, West Africa, and built his architectural practice designing schools and medical facilities that were most often built by

 

 

 

Ukraine: Heritage buildings, if destroyed, can be rebuilt but never replaced  more...

The tragic loss of life and desperate living conditions caused by the Russian invasion of Ukraine have gripped the world’s attention. However, another threat looms for the country’s heritage architecture, including United Nations Educational,

 

 

 

How first Black winner of architecture’s top prize is committed to building ‘peaceful cities’  more...

Burkina Faso’s Diébédo Francis Kéré has become the first African and the first Black person to win the Pritzker prize, architecture’s equivalent of the Nobel. Kéré’s work has consistently highlighted the role of design in creating what he calls “coherent and peaceful cities”. When Burkina Faso’s National

 

 

 

Ukraine war triggers Middle East project tendering dilemma  more...

Following the news that manufacturing stoppages and halts on exports as a result of the Russia-Ukraine war are driving tender inflation in the Middle East’s construction sector; Neha Bhatia, Construction & Infrastructure Editor at GlobalData’s MEED, comments: “Project sponsors and construction contractors in the Middle East are feeling the painful consequences of the Russia-Ukraine war amid inflating commodity prices.

 

 

 

Nordbygg is opening up – after four years more...

The four-year wait is over - on April 26th we again open the doors to the long-awaited Nordbygg and this year’s most important construction meeting. The entire public construction sector has longed to be able to see industry colleagues again and take part of

 

 

 

Diébédo Francis Kéré Receives the 2022 Pritzker Architecture Prize more...

Diébédo Francis Kéré, architect, educator and social activist, has been selected as the 2022 Laureate of the Pritzker Architecture Prize, announced Tom Pritzker, Chairman of The Hyatt Foundation, which sponsors the award that is regarded internationally as architecture’s highest honor. “I am hoping to change the paradigm, push people to dream and undergo risk. It is not because you are rich that you should waste material. It is not because

 

 

 

 

 

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