Analysis

  • Sustainable design: a Passiv retrofit

    A 19th century mews house in Chelsea, UK, has recently become one of only a handful of PassivHaus properties in the country, thanks to a retrofit by Cadogan. Frances Marcellin...

  • Design & Build Review: Issue 41

    In this issue: Toronto's modular CLT skyscraper, rethinking airport design at Venice Marco Polo, retrofitting for PassivHaus status, construction skills in the wake of the UK budget and much more

  • October’s top news stories

    Ascentia Development Group has started construction on the 24-storey Virage luxury condominium tower and Trimble began construction on a second building in Westminster, Colorado, US. Designbuild-network.com wraps-up key headlines from...

  • Design & Build Review: Issue 40

    In this issue: MVRDV's green plans, fire safety after Grenfell, hardwood CLT and healthcare and designing power storage systems into homes