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TUESDAY 22 JULY 2014

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"Are transport destinations the next typology?"

As the three-day celebration that is WAD14 comes ever-closer, our events team ha...

Blaze in Lotus office tower (Andheri) kills fireman

The 22-floor office tower Lotus in Andheri, Mumbai caught fire in the morning o...

Willem van Genugten appointed Associate Director at (Designed by) Erick van Egeraat BV

Willem van Genugten, born and educated in the Netherlands, graduated as archite...

EVENTS

26.03.2014 

Designs of the Year at the Design Museum 

Now in its seventh year, Designs of the Year gathers together a year of cutting-edge innov  ...read more

01.05.2014 

Beyond the Supersquare 

The indelible influence of Latin American and Caribbean modernist architecture on contempo  ...read more

05.07.2014 

Backstage at the Bank of England 

On two Saturdays in July and again over a weekend in September, the Bank of England will i  ...read more

21.07.2014 

Aram Graduates 2014 

Launching on 21 July at The Aram Gallery in the Aram Store, Aram Graduates 2014 takes its   ...read more

Singapore Sports Hub centres on 55,000-seat national stadium with retractable roof
Last month, the DP Architects-designed Singapore Sports Hub hosted its first official event: the World Club 10s Rugby. The intelligent design of the 55,000-seat National Stadium (the centrepiece of this mammoth scheme) means that the arena can host a variety of sporting matches including athletics, football and cricket, converting from one mode to another within the space of 48 hours. To achieve this impressive feat, local design practice DP Architects worked with Arup, Arup Associates and AECOM to create a highly flexible stadium as the centrepiece to the wider Singapore Sports Hub. The design team was also responsible for: a 3,000-seat OCBC Aquatics Centre (expandable to 6,000 for specific events); a 3,000-seat OCBC Arena; 41,000 sq m of commercial retail space; 18,000 sq m of office space; a Sports Hub Library and Museum; and a Water Sports Centre. The National Stadium, Aquatic

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