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The term sustainability has increased in popularity in recent years and is often used, in many different sectors, very lightly. However, in the architecture and design industry, a sustainable approach to the production process is not merely a buzzword, it is a necessity.
Officially launched by His Royal Highness in November, 2015, dignitaries from the Prince’s Charities Australia toured The Prince’s Terrace Adelaide site, which is the first project in Australia to achieve a 6 Star Green Star design rating from the Green Building Council of Australia.
Hundreds of projects were added to Architecture & Design in 2016 and spread across our newsletters and social channels.
As we come to the close of 2016, we reflect on what was a truly jam-packed year for the industry. See below for a month-by-month snapshot of 2016 and revisit the top 10 stories from each. Also be sure to check out our top projects, opinion pieces and awards stories written over the past 12 months. From all of us here at Architecture & Design we wish you a safe and happy holiday break and we look forward to returning on 4 January.
Student-centric design was the topic of discussion at the 2016 Purpose Built Student Accommodation (PBSA) Forum held recently in Sydney.
Screenwood offers an excellent acoustic ceiling solution using modular timber systems that can be easily installed as well as maintained well into the future.
In light of climate change and a growing population, water authorities around the world are looking at the treatment of recycled water to achieve water security and sustainability.
BKA Architecture has added four new directors to their leadership teams in the firm’s Sydney, Newcastle and Byron Bay studios.
The NSW government says that its new BASIX targets will help save $500 million over 50 years through more efficient household energy consumption.
The Australian Institute of Architects is lobbying hard against the federal government’s plans to build a security fence around Parliament House in Canberra.
Cox Architecture has been selected as the architect for the new home of the NRL’s North Queensland Cowboys from a design competition process.
Stackadoor 200 track systems from Brio helped architects Searle x Waldron transform the Art Gallery of Ballarat into a versatile and flexible function space.