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“Is this a building?” the taxi driver asked

Feature Image: Fabian Ong NTU Learning Hub  By Ng Nay Ling “Is this a building?” was the taxi driver’s question when I pointed to the then under-construction Learning Hub and told him to drop me off at the ‘building’. Admittedly, his confusion might be partly due to the fact that it was still work-in-progress and halfway through …

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In Detail: Solaris @one-north

In Detail: Solaris @one-north by Foo E-Jin SOLARIS is a 15 storey multi-tenanted facility for infocomms, media, science, engineering research and clean-tech development at one-north. Sited within Fusionopolis in the one-north Masterplan, the building is the winning project in a JTC competition to design, build and develop this facility. The design, completed in collaboration with TR Hamzah & Yeang, has been …

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Interviews: CPGreen

Sustainability consultancy has emerged as a new and indispensable field of specialization within the building industry in recent years, and leading universities around the world have started to offer degrees in sustainable design, sustainability management and sustainable practices. In the meantime, sustainability professionals are in short supply and highly sought after. CPGreen is a specialised …

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A Hospital in the North, At Last!

A Hospital in the North, At Last! by Lee Soo Khoong There was much reason for residents in the northern part of Singapore to cheer on Sunday 28 Mar 2010 when the first phase of the new Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (or KTPH) opened its doors. With the opening of the Specialist Outpatient Clinics (SOCs), the residents can …