117 items tagged “engineering”

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conferences

Tunnel Design and Construction Asia 2015

  • Jan. 28, 2015 - Jan. 29, 2015
  • 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Grand Copthorne Waterfront, 392 Havelock Road, Singapore, 169663, Singapore
  • Conference Only (Early Bird Offer till 28 November): SGD 3299 Conference Only: SGD 3599

With ever increasing focus on urban tunnel projects, robust tunnel design and construction continues to challenge the project owners, EPC contractors, and other stakeholders involved in cost effective tunnel projects. The 6th annual Tunnel Design and Construction Asia 2015 conference ...

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exhibitions

Mind Painting

  • Nov. 14, 2014 - Nov. 28, 2014
  • noon - 3 p.m.
  • Central Park, 28 Broadway, Chippendale
  • FREE

The Mind Painting exhibition allows visitors to interactively use their minds to create public art. This exhibition encourages visitors to meditate inside a pyramid, using their unique brainwaves to create digital paintings and transform Central Park's 15m Digital Wall.

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Regenerating Sydney, Why Now? Zunz Lecture Series

  • Nov. 18, 2014
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Sydney Opera House Playhouse, Bennelong Point Circular Quay 2000
  • Adult: 30 Student: 20

Sydney is currently a hotbed of regeneration activity. From Barangaroo to Green Square, to the emerging plans for The Bays Precinct and Central to Eveleigh, our city is transforming previously underutilised tracts of urban land. But why?

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exhibitions

EcoXpo: The Pinnacle Event of Sustainabilty

  • Nov. 28, 2014 - Nov. 30, 2014
  • 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
  • Prince Alfred Park , Chalmers Street (cnr of Cleveland Street) Surry Hills 2010
  • Free

After its huge success last year EcoXpo will again bring together the forward thinkers, shakers and movers of the sustainable world at Australia’s most sustainable park and venue.

festivals

Sydney Architecture Festival 2014

  • Nov. 1, 2014 - Nov. 10, 2014
  • Various locations accross Sydney

The 2014 Festival theme "Connections - The Making of a Great City" invites participation in events across the city. The Festival offers international and local insights into the city’s built environment with a packed program of architecture talks, exhibitions, panel discussions, films,children’s activities, open day events and guided tours.

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tours

SAF14 - Bridge Ahoy! Sunset Tour

  • Nov. 9, 2014
  • 3 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Man O' War Steps - Sydney Opera House, Macquarie Street, Sydney
  • $95 (including Sunrise champagne breakfast or Sunset cocktails and canapes)

Cast off during Sydney Architecture Festival 2014 on Bridge Ahoy! - a curated ferry cruise that explores some of the unique bridges of Sydney Harbour and the Parramatta River.

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festivals

Open House Hobart

  • Nov. 22, 2014
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Hobart
  • FREE!

Open House Hobart celebrates the city's built environment, from its engineering heritage to its architectural tour de forces and Hobart's most sustainable buildings.

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tours

SAF14 - Bridge Ahoy! Sunrise Tour

  • Nov. 2, 2014
  • 6 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
  • Man O' War Steps - Sydney Opera House, Macquarie Street, Sydney
  • $95 (including Sunrise champagne breakfast or Sunset cocktails and canapes)

Cast off during Sydney Architecture Festival 2014 on Bridge Ahoy! - a curated ferry cruise that explores some of the unique bridges of Sydney Harbour and the Parramatta River.

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tours

SAF14 - Bridge Ahoy! Sunset Tour

  • Nov. 1, 2014
  • 3 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Man O' War Steps - Sydney Opera House, Macquarie Street, Sydney
  • $95 (including Sunrise champagne breakfast or Sunset cocktails and canapes)

Cast off during Sydney Architecture Festival 2014 on Bridge Ahoy! - a curated ferry cruise that explores some of the unique bridges of Sydney Harbour and the Parramatta River.

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exhibitions

'A Feat of Daring': David Moore's tribute to the ANZAC Bridge

  • Nov. 1, 2014 - Jan. 15, 2015
  • 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
  • Customs House Sydney, 31 Alfred St, Sydney
  • Free, no bookings

Photographer David Moore (1927–2003) admitted to being ‘possessed totally’ by the building of the Glebe Island (now ANZAC) Bridge. Motivated by a familiarity with both Henri Mallard’s construction record of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Peter Stackpole’s ‘sharp and vital’ documentation of San Francisco’s Oakland Bay Bridge, from the day Moore noticed work had started on the Bridge project he seized on it as his own, gaining unrestricted access to the site and giving over 3 intense years of his life to its meticulous documentation.

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SAF14 - HEXTIC: UNSW CODE

  • Nov. 1, 2014 - Nov. 10, 2014
  • 8 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
  • Grasshopper Bar, 1 Temperance Lane, Sydney NSW
  • Free, no bookings

HEXTIC - A creative installation celebrating the 2014 Sydney Architecture Festival. University of New South Wales Bachelor Students in CoDe, Australian School of Architecture + Design, led by Dr Hank Haeusler, Rebekah Araullo and Eliot Rosenberg merge digital computation with interactive technology.

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tours

SAF14 - Bridge Ahoy! Sunrise Tour

  • Nov. 1, 2014
  • 6 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
  • Man O' War Steps - Sydney Opera House, Macquarie Street, Sydney
  • $95 (including Sunrise champagne breakfast or Sunset cocktails and canapes)

Cast off during Sydney Architecture Festival 2014 on Bridge Ahoy! - a curated ferry cruise that explores some of the unique bridges of Sydney Harbour and the Parramatta River.

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exhibitions

SAF14 - Harry Seidler: Painting Toward Architecture

  • Nov. 1, 2014 - March 8, 2015
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney, cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Free with entry to Museum

Sydney Living Museums will raise the roof for Sydney's first major exhibition in 30 years on distinguished architect Harry Seidler which showcases never-seen before original artworks. The Harry Seidler: 'Painting Toward Architecture' exhibition opens at the Museum of Sydney in November, illuminating the acclaimed designs and long lasting collaborations that the architect forged with the great names in art, architecture, design and engineering.

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Tomahawk // Archer Breakspear: Poly

  • Aug. 20, 2014 - Oct. 4, 2014
  • 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation, 16 - 20 Goodhope St, Paddington, NSW
  • Free

As basic shelter, Poly blurs the boundaries between industrial design and architecture, demonstrating the potential of digital prefabrication to efficiently produce many structures from a single material stockpile using a single machine.

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Robots, Fabrication & Design

  • Aug. 22, 2014 - Aug. 24, 2014
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • 184 City Road, Darlington
  • FREE

Featuring over 100 prototypes, models, artworks and full-scale design projects created by Architecture, Design Computing, and Interaction Design and Electronic Arts students and staff at the University of Sydney.

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Using 3D Printing in the Classroom

  • Aug. 19, 2014
  • 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Powerhouse Museum, 500 Harris Street Ultimo NSW
  • Adult: $85 Members : $75

Break through the media spin and explore this evolving technology from the perspective of real industry and educational applications.

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SmartStructuresLab2014

  • Aug. 17, 2014 - Aug. 22, 2014
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • University of Sydney, Wilkinson Building (G04), 148 City Road, Sydney, NSW
  • Free

Investigate the complex geometries of hypar surfaces.

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Orkhēstra: Interactive Light Installation

  • Aug. 16, 2014 - Aug. 24, 2014
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Powerhouse Museum, 500 Harris Street Ultimo NSW
  • Free with museum entry

A must see installation that uses current developments in computational design, light technology and interaction design to redefine the boundaries of what is possible in designing responsive environments.

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Skyscrapers, Weightlessness, Extreme Climates: the new Challenges for the Vertical Garden

  • July 8, 2014
  • 6:30 p.m.
  • UTS, DAB Faculty, Building 6, Level 3, room 3.22, 702 – 730 Harris St Ultimo NSW 2007

Patrick Blanc, the creator of the vertical garden, explores the new challenges for the vertical garden referencing his impressive collection of work in Australia.

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seminar

WoodSolutions - Mass Timber Design Solutions In Commercial and Multi-Residential Projects

  • June 3, 2014
  • 12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 28 Collie St Fyshwick
  • 'FREE'

These free seminars will explore how mass timber systems can be used today for multi-residential, commercial and public building applications.

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Talk: The Whys and Hows of Solar Power

  • May 8, 2014
  • 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • The Green Living Centre, 218 King Street Newtown 2042
  • Free

Learn why we should use the power of the sun, which rebates are available and what the technical steps are to install it. You will have the chance to have a look at Solar Panel demonstrations and of course ask questions.

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walks

City of Sydney Walking Tours: Pyrmont to Glebe

  • March 23, 2014
  • 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Cathedral Square, College Street Sydney, NSW 2000
  • Free

This walk as part of Art Month Sydney, discovers hidden treasures along the streets of Pyrmont and Glebe.

exhibitions

LuminoCity 2013

  • Nov. 18, 2013 - Nov. 29, 2013
  • Red Centre, West Wing, UNSW Kensington Campus
  • Free

LuminoCity is suited to all ages and walks of life, from industry professionals through to local community members who have an interest in the Built Environment.

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continuing professional development

Compromising Occupants' Health in Buildings

  • Nov. 8, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • 5 Strickland Street, Rose Bay NSW 2029
  • $77.00

Energy and aesthetics are becoming the focal point of building designers, builders and home owners, with little consideration to Indoor Air Quality. Conserving energy is important and so is occupant's health. There is mounting research and case studies undertaken verifying ...

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SAF13 - Robotised Architecture

  • Nov. 6, 2013
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Goethe Institut Sydney, 90 Ocean Street, Woollahra
  • Free, no bookings

The construction industry seems to be the last bastion of pre-industrialised one-off production, where every building is a prototype. Whilst this is required for land mark sites in urban context and for special purpose buildings, the efficiency and productivity of the construction industry is suffering.

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Impatience Symposium

  • Aug. 15, 2013 - Aug. 16, 2013
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • UTS Faculty of Design, Architecture and Building, 702-730 Harris St, Ultimo
  • Free

Fuelled by an urgency to act and impatient for results, the Impatience Symposium explores how design is aggressively pursuing and implementing change. Over two-days the symposium will bring to life the role of design within society and examine the social, ...

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Tuesday@Tusculum Talk - HARRY SEIDLER: Architecture, Art and Collaborative Design

  • Aug. 27, 2013
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • 3 Manning Street, Potts Point
  • FREE for Institute members, $10 for non-members and $5 for students payable at the door

An illustrated lecture that traces the life and work of architect Harry Seidler, his key role in bringing Modernism and Bauhaus principles to Australia and explores long-lasting collaborations with leading creative figures of the 20th century.

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Thursday Night Lectures - Petra Gemeinboeck & Rob Saunders - Complicit Architectures

  • Aug. 8, 2013
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Lecture Theatre 1, Wilkinson Building, Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning, 148 City Road, University of Sydney, NSW 2006
  • FREE!

Complicit Architectures Speaker: Petra Gemeinboeck & Rob Saunders About the talk Accomplice is a large-scale robotic art intervention, turning the walls of a gallery into a habitat for a colony of curious, social robots. Each robot is equipped with a ...

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UTS Architecture Public Lecture: Creativity Engine, Peter Childs

  • March 20, 2013
  • 6:30 p.m.
  • 702-730 Harris St, Broadway NSW 2007
  • Free

This presentation will explore the tensions involved with creativity, the value and use of creativity tools, and the importance of design in realising commercial potential.

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continuing professional development

Intensive CPD workshop Sydney 9th March

  • March 9, 2013
  • 8:45 a.m. - 4:40 p.m.
  • Austral Bricks Design Studio, 50 Carrington Street, Sydney, 2000
  • $85 AUD Full Day, $60 AUD Morning Session, $60 AUD Afternoon Session

In House Group 3 aims to connect with like-minded people in the design and building industry. Over the past two years we have been running free formal CPD point presentations designed for medium to large Architecture firms. Last year we ...

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continuing professional development

Intensive CPD workshop Newcastle 5th March

  • March 5, 2013
  • 8:45 a.m. - 4:40 p.m.
  • 2 Yangan Drive, Beresfield, NSW, 2322
  • $85 AUD Full Day, $60 AUD Morning Session, $60 AUD Afternoon Session

In House Group 3 aims to connect with like-minded people in the design and building industry. Over the past two years we have been running free formal CPD point presentations designed for medium to large Architecture firms. Last year we ...

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Intensive CPD workshop Brisbane 26th Feb

  • Feb. 26, 2013
  • 8:45 a.m. - 4:40 p.m.
  • 34 Goggs Road, Jindalee, QLD, 4074
  • $85 AUD Full Day, $60 AUD Morning Session, $60 AUD Afternoon Session

In House Group 3 aims to connect with like-minded people in the design and building industry. Over the past two years we have been running free formal CPD point presentations designed for medium to large Architecture firms. Last year we ...

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Intensive CPD workshop Sydney 20th Feb

  • Feb. 20, 2013
  • 2:45 p.m. - 10 p.m.
  • Kleenmaid Showroom, Level 2, Suite 3, 204 Botany Road, Alexandria, 2015
  • $85 AUD Full Day, $60 AUD Afternoon Session, $60 AUD Evening Session

In House Group 3 aims to connect with like-minded people in the design and building industry. Over the past two years we have been running free formal CPD point presentations designed for medium to large Architecture firms. Last year we ...

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continuing professional development

Intensive CPD workshop Sydney 16th Feb

  • Feb. 16, 2013
  • 8:45 a.m. - 4:40 p.m.
  • Austral Bricks Design Studio, 50 Carrington Street, Sydney, 2000
  • $85 AUD Full Day, $60 AUD Morning Session, $60 AUD Afternoon Session

In House Group 3 aims to connect with like-minded people in the design and building industry. Over the past two years we have been running free formal CPD point presentations designed for medium to large Architecture firms. Last year we ...

alterations & additions

Mullumbimby House

Davis Architects

This project by Davis Architects was about connecting the existing re-located old Queenslander to it's immediate site and forming a design based around retaining and enhancing the existing weatherboard character of the house.

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conferences

Green Cities 2013

  • March 6, 2013 - March 7, 2013
  • 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre

Australia’s premier built environment conference and expo, will be held at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre from 6-7 March.

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competitions and awards

DARCH & YEAS Sandcastles Competition 2013

  • Feb. 9, 2013
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Tamarama Beach, Tamarama
  • $20 entry per team

On February 9th, teams of Architects and Engineers will fight it out for Sandcastle supremacy @ Tamarama Beach!

Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship

BuildAbility: the future of construction education

'BuildAbility' discusses the possibilities and prospects of improving and enriching the learning opportunities in construction, structures and fabrication being offered in Australian schools of architecture.

Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship

Making Common Ground

The ability to work together even with the numerous structural obstacles and cultural barriers is a testimony of not only the success of the project but the meaning of common ground.

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tours

SAW2 - Utzon - Mar. 13

  • March 13, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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tours

SAW2 - Utzon - Feb. 17

  • Feb. 17, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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SAW2 - Utzon - Feb. 6

  • Feb. 6, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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tours

SAW2 - Utzon - Jan. 23

  • Jan. 23, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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SAW2 - Utzon - Jan. 10

  • Jan. 10, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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tours

SAW2 - Utzon - Dec. 29

  • Dec. 29, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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tours

SAW2 - Utzon - Dec. 9

  • Dec. 9, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

podcasts

In The Field - High Rise Wooden Apartment Block

The world's tallest timber-constructed apartment block is about to open in Melbourne. When it's finished it will look pretty much like any other ten-storey building. But while it's still under ...

podcasts

The Panel: Fire Safety and Urban Living

Urban living is getting denser, so how safe are you if there is a fire? Hardly a week goes by when the news doesn't report a fire in a house, ...

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talks

Two International Guests: David Fixler & Peter Cox

  • Dec. 6, 2012
  • 6 p.m.
  • Australian Institute of Architects,Tusculum. 3 Manning Street Potts Point
  • $10 non members, $ 5 student non members

A talk on Modern Institutional Heritage & Energy Efficiency in Heritage and Traditional buildings.

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SAF12 Talk - Planning an Enduring Legacy

  • Oct. 31, 2012
  • 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Tusculum, 3 Manning Street, Potts Point
  • Free, booking required

The discussion panel will debate how regional Australia can profit from current resources and energy developments for a sustainable growth.

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UTS Architecture Public Lecture: Novel Masonry Shells – Learning from the Gothic Master Builders

  • Oct. 10, 2012
  • 6:30 p.m.
  • 702-730 Harris St, Broadway NSW 2007
  • Free

Philippe Block will be presenting.

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tours

SAW2 - Utzon - Nov. 14

  • Nov. 14, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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tours

SAW2 - Utzon - Oct. 14

  • Oct. 14, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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walks

SAF12 Tour - Utzon

  • Oct. 27, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney, Bridge St, Sydney
  • $35/$25 concession

An in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon.

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continuing professional development

BIM in Practice

  • Aug. 21, 2012
  • 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Austral Bricks Showroom 50 Carrington Street, Sydney
  • $20 per person with drinks and finger food provided.

The Australian Institute of Architects and Consult Australia would like to invite you to a presentation of the first comprehensive collection of practice documents related to BIM in Australia.

competitions and awards

Australian Timber Design Awards 2012

  • Feb. 13, 2012 - June 29, 2012
  • online
  • Entry costs $295 (includes GST)

There's still time to get your entry in for the Australian Timber Design Awards, but don't delay: Entries close 29 June 2012.

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conferences

Built Environment Meets Parliament 2012

  • June 26, 2012 - June 27, 2012
  • 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Parliament House in Canberra
  • Varies

The 2012 BEMP summit will focus on community consultation, digital tools and the opportunities for the built environment professions to use new technology in innovate and exciting ways. Summit sessions will ask: what’s the next big revolution in building cities?

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talks

A Brief History on the Chair, Talk by Alan Boyd & Alex Ritchie

  • May 24, 2012
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Level 1, 69 O'Riordan Street, Alexandria 2015
  • Early Bird Price $25 exp 14 May, All Members and Guests $35

Terence Conran once commented that he thought that you would unlikely be a successful Architect or Designer unless you designed a "classic" chair.

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SAW2 - Utzon - Sept. 16

  • Sept. 16, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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walks

SAW2 - Utzon

  • April 8, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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walks

SAW2 - Utzon

  • March 25, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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talks

UTS Architecture Public Lecture: Francois Roche

  • March 14, 2012
  • 6 p.m.
  • 702-730 Harris St, Broadway NSW 2007
  • FREE

The blur between what machines are supposed to do, and the anthropomorphic psychology we intentionally project on to them, creates a spectrum of potentiality, both interpretative and productive.

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UTSpeaks: Shapeshifters - the new creatives

  • March 7, 2012
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • The Great Hall, level 5, UTS Tower

Can a holistic, trans-disciplinary approach to creativity improve our ability to solve problems, collaborate and share knowledge? How should we translate creative thinking into doing?

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walks

SAW2 - Utzon - Feb. 8

  • Feb. 8, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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walks

SAW2 - Utzon - Dec 18

  • Dec. 18, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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talks

Energy Efficient Lighting

  • Nov. 30, 2011
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • TCW, Showroom 24, Level 1, 69-73 O'Riordan Street, Alexandria, NSW, 2015, Australia
  • Non-members $40, AAA Members $30

This event will outline the choice of energy efficient light sources and how they work in application. Learning Outcomes: Understanding the variety of energy efficient light sources Learning the technical measurements of efficiency and how this works in application. Roadmap ...

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Architects vs Engineers Debate

  • Nov. 3, 2011
  • 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • NSW Parliament House, Macquarie Street, Sydney
  • $20.00

When it comes to creating the urban areas of the future, are architects or engineers better placed to improve the state’s liveability, sustainability and productivity?

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exhibitions

Engineering Excellence Exhibition

  • July 1, 2011 - Jan. 1, 2012
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 500 Harris St, Ultimo
  • Included with Museum admission

On display are six local and international projects that received industry awards from the Sydney Division of Engineers Australia 2010 including the Aldar Headquarters building in Abu Dhabi.

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conferences

Wood Solutions 2011 - Seminar - Adelaide

  • Sept. 5, 2011
  • 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • The Intercontinental Adelaide, North Terrace, South Australia, 5000
  • Professional Member $395, Non Professional Member $595

WoodSolutions 2011 - Seminars For Architects. Engineers. Developers. Builders. Building Designers. Be informed and inspired - the one-day program will feature leading International and Australasian architects and engineers speaking on topics ranging from reducing carbon footprints, sustainable designs, new concepts ...

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Wood Solutions 2011 - Seminar - Sydney

  • Sept. 6, 2011
  • 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Sydney Marriott Hotel, College Street, Sydney, 2000
  • Professional Member $395, Non Professional Member $595

Be informed and inspired - the one-day program will feature leading International and Australasian architects and engineers.

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Wood Solutions 2011 - Seminar - Melbourne

  • Sept. 8, 2011
  • 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • The Windsor Hotel, Spring Street, Melbourne, 3000
  • Professional Member $395, Non Professional Member $595

WoodSolutions 2011 - Seminars For Architects. Engineers. Developers. Builders. Building Designers. Be informed and inspired - the one-day program will feature leading International and Australasian architects and engineers speaking on topics ranging from reducing carbon footprints, sustainable designs, new concepts ...

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exhibitions

UTS DAB LAB Gallery Exhibition: LuminoCity, by Linda Matthews

  • June 1, 2011 - July 1, 2011
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 702-730 Harris St, Broadway NSW 2007
  • FREE

Linda Matthews' exhibition, LuminoCity explores the potential for CCTV cameras to be adapted as a contemporary design tool by manipulating the diffraction patterns inherent in CCTV technology. The exhibition proposes contemporary urban façade designs that exploit the duality of virtual ...

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exhibitions

Non-Linear Computational Design Strategies - UTS Student Exhibition

  • June 3, 2011 - June 6, 2011
  • 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • 50 Kensington St, Chippendale 2007
  • Free

Non-Linear Computational Design Strategies:The work of the recent UTS Architecture Masterclass lead by Ezio Blasetti Exhibition Opening 6pm - 8pm Friday, 3rd June 201150 Kensington St,Chippendale 2007 Exhibition Dates Friday 3rd June - Monday 6th June Sat, Sun Opening Hours: ...

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continuing professional development

Automation, Audio Visual and Energy Efficient Lighting

  • June 21, 2011
  • 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • 1st floor of Sydney Design School 51a Hume Street CROWS NEST NSW 2065
  • Free. Booking are essential

This FREE event gives 2 Formal CPD Points!!Automation and Audio Visual Presenters - Slade Hedderman from H&H Services and George Nichols from Suite Control. They are members of : CEDIA; NECA; Master electricians: Eco smart electricians Best in show winner ...

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conferences

Watermarks - Waters Heritage - National Trusts of Australia and Australia ICOMOS Conference

  • Oct. 27, 2011 - Oct. 30, 2011
  • 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Wharf Melbourne
  • From $495 for members earlybird rate

There is much more to the heritage of water than outstanding engineering achievements!

Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship

Exploring Prefabrication - International Study of Prefabrication Within Aerospace, Shipbuilding, Automotive and Construction Industries

The construction industry is moving toward a particularly important milestone in its history, as enabling technologies such as 3D CAD and automated fabrication technologies mature and become increasingly applicable within ...

Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship

Relational Geometries - Custom Fabrication and Assembly of Digital Architecture

Digital design techniques are commonly taught in schools of Architecture, which are invested in computer controlled fabrication equipment, such as laser cutters, milling machines and rapid proto-typers. However, while there ...

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walks

SAW2 - Utzon

  • March 26, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • March 19, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • March 12, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • March 5, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • Jan. 4, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • Feb. 19, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • Feb. 12, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • Feb. 5, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • Jan. 29, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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talks

Designing with Solar Technology

  • March 12, 2011 - March 13, 2011
  • 9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Tallong, NSW, Australia
  • $575 (earlybird $525 by 28 January)

A weekend residential workshop is for designers, alternative technology enthusiasts and those interested in sustainable design offering an overview of how solar energy is harnessed in nature and introduing some of the latest solar technology innovations available around the planet.

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • Nov. 27, 2010
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

'Utzon' is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.Discussing the sources of the young architect's deepest inspiration, his working methods and ...

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • Nov. 20, 2010
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

'Utzon' is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.Discussing the sources of the young architect's deepest inspiration, his working methods and ...

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walks

SAW2 - Utzon

  • Nov. 13, 2010
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

'Utzon' is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.Discussing the sources of the young architect's deepest inspiration, his working methods and ...

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walks

SAW2 - Utzon

  • Nov. 6, 2010
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

'Utzon' is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.Discussing the sources of the young architect's deepest inspiration, his working methods and ...

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walks

SAW2 - Utzon

  • Oct. 30, 2010
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

'Utzon' is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.Discussing the sources of the young architect's deepest inspiration, his working methods and ...

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talks

TNL: Zwischenraume/In-Between Spaces

  • Oct. 14, 2010
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning, 148 City Road, Darlington, The University of Sydney
  • Free

Robococo: Petra Gemeinboeck, UNSW and Rob Saunders, FADPIntroduction: Andy Dong, FADPAbout the talkThe installation Zwischenräume embeds a group of autonomous robots into the walls of a gallery. They punch holes through the walls to inspect what's outside, signal each other, ...

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festivals

SAF 2010 - Green Roofs Grand Scale

  • Oct. 26, 2010
  • 6:30 p.m.
  • Law Theatre, University of New South Wales
  • $20 at the door

Paul Kephart (Director / Founder 'Rana Creek Living Architecture', USA) Green Roof Designer, Biologist, Restorative Ecologist. Paul is an international leader in the design and installation of green roofs on any scale. William McDonough (Cradle to Cradle) engaged Paul to ...

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exhibitions

From Form To Formless Curated by Patrick Keane

  • Sept. 16, 2010 - Oct. 17, 2010
  • 8 a.m.
  • The Red Room, Ground Floor Customs House Sydney
  • Free

FROM FORM TO FORMLESS exploring non linear spaces over five decades, Customs House - exhibits, reviews and celebrates an unlocked undercurrent in Australian architecture. Curated by Patrick Keane for Customs House Sydney, the exhibition focuses specifically on projects demonstrating innovative ...

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talks

POSTPONED: Zwischenräume/In-Between Spaces

  • Sept. 16, 2010
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • 148 City Road, Darlington, The University of Sydney
  • Free

The installation Zwischenräume embeds a group of autonomous robots into the walls of a gallery. They punch holes through the walls to inspect what's outside, signal each other, and conspire. In this talk the speakers will present their latest work, ...

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conferences

Creative Innovation 2010

  • Sept. 8, 2010 - Sept. 10, 2010
  • 8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Melbourne, Australia
  • From $30.00

Creative Innovation 2010 is the place to learn from world changing innovators, futurists, inspired thinkers and curious souls gathered together in an interactive community. It's a place to learn techniques and strategies, unlock and share ideas and gain empowering experiences. ...

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talks

TNL: Building Schools in Uganda: The complex role of the foreign architect

  • Sept. 2, 2010
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • 148 City Road, Darlington, The University of Sydney
  • Free

Ben Slee, Architect Introduction: Anna Rubbo, FADP About the talkThis talk will focus on my experience of building two schools in Uganda and some of the lessons learned. It will highlight the challenges of designing at a distance, and the ...

blogs

Japan Architecture Tours Blog

Architect Robert Day conducts guided architecture tours of Japan. Visit the Japan Architecture Tours blog to find out that latest about his next tour in October 2010 and to view ...

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talks

Concert Hall Acoustics by Dr Leo Beranek

  • Aug. 19, 2010
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Cnr Bridge and Macquarie Streets
  • Free, RSVP essential

About the lecture: Dr Beranek will briefly cover the history of Western music and concert halls, the background to the physical determination of the behaviour of sound in rooms, the principal acoustical attributes of concert halls as well as look ...

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continuing professional development

Energy Code Compliance in Buildings (BCA Section J) short course

  • Aug. 5, 2010 - Aug. 29, 2010
  • 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • 148 City Road, Darlington, The University of Sydney
  • $1920.00

This short course offers an understanding of the regulatory framework that applies to the energy efficient design of commercial buildings in Australia. Participants attending the 6 day short course will attract 10 formal points of CPD. Course Outline Day 1 ...

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conferences

Green Building and Design Conference 2010 - Greening the Existing Building Stock

  • Sept. 3, 2010 - Sept. 4, 2010
  • 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • State Library of Victoria, Melbourne
  • Conference fees (GST incl.): Full fee $1045, Students $330, Online attendance: $770

Friday 3rd - Saturday 4th September 2010State Library of Victoria, Melbourne Meet the challenge of transforming our existing buildings for a sustainable Australia. At the 8th annual Green Building and Design Conference, you will network with experts, expand your knowledge ...

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TNL: Human Behaviour in Virtual Acoustic Environments

  • April 22, 2010
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Lecture Theatre 1, Wilkinson Building, 148 City Road, The University of Sydney
  • This is a free event

For more than a century human operators have been devising wearable mechanisms to augment their abilities to hear sounds in the space surrounding them. For example, the pictured "topophone" was presented in 1880 as a means to assist navigation in ...

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Postgraduate Information Night: Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning, University of Sydney

  • April 20, 2010
  • 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • The Hearth, Lvel 2, Wilkinson Building, 148 City Road, The University of Sydney
  • This is a free event

The Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning is holding an information night on Tuesday 20th of April, from 5.30pm. This is your opportunity to join fellow students and professionals in discovering the range of graduate study options on offer from ...

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2010 Utzon Lecture Series

  • Sept. 15, 2010
  • 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • UNSW Faculty of Built Environment [Red Centre Theatre G001], Kensington NSW
  • FREE

The Utzon Lectures incorporate a wide range of subject matter and will include research themes and debates. The focus is on the design, construction and management of more sustainable cities and elements of cities, such as infrastructure and architecture. The ...

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continuing professional development

AS 1428.1-2009 workshop

  • March 4, 2010
  • 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 37 Arcadia Road, Galston
  • $160.00 inc GST

'We have organised a seminar to update ourselves on the revised ' Australian Standard 1428.1- 2009 Design for access and mobility. Part 1: General requirements for access-New building work ' Every Architect should become familiar with the revised requirements in ...

public spaces

The Watercube - National Aquatics Centre, Beijing

CSCEC + PTW + CCDI and ARUP

CSCEC + PTW + CCDI and ARUP won the International Design Competition for the Beijing 2008 Games Aquatic Centre. The scheme meets international standards for competition and maximises social and economic benefits. In addition to being an aquatic competition venue ...

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AAA Short Black - Richard Johnson

  • Feb. 14, 2011 - Dec. 31, 2011
  • Sydney
  • $59.95

This is an online event: Richard Johnson has been involved in some of the most significant architectural interventions within the city of Sydney: the First Government House Site, the Sydney Hilton refurbishment and Westpac Place. Through these architectural examples, he ...

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2010 eClassroom Compliance Package

  • Aug. 30, 2010 - Dec. 31, 2010
  • Sydney
  • $479.00

This is an online event. This package of seven courses (10 Hours) provides the opportunity for full compliance for your Formal CPD requirements for the 2010 registration year. It provides a mix of CPD addressing the current issues, spread across ...

podcasts

Engineering wonders: tunnels and bridges

Since medieval times, we've depended upon bridges and tunnels to get us over and under the landscape. But technological advances have revolutionised the way they're designed and built. From the ...

podcasts

Engineering wonders: tunnels and bridges

Since medieval times, we've depended upon bridges and tunnels to get us over and under the landscape. But technological advances have revolutionised the way they're designed and built. From the ...

podcasts

Engineering wonders: tunnels and bridges

Since medieval times, we've depended upon bridges and tunnels to get us over and under the landscape. But technological advances have revolutionised the way they're designed and built. From the ...

podcasts

How to control noise and live better

Noise has prompted more letters to us than anything else this year. And they continue to come in, so this topic is very alive with you. Most of you have ...

podcasts

Third coal loader in Newcastle - one of Australia's biggest building projects

And now to one of the biggest construction projects underway in Australia - the building of the one billion dollar third coal loader at Newcastle. This involves the building of ...

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Trends - world's tallest building in timber

In Australia we tend not to build tall with timber, but a visiting UK architect is here to encourage us to do just that. Could it become a trend? Is ...

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BUILDING GREEN - a small commercial

  • Aug. 31, 2010 - Dec. 31, 2010
  • 9:03 a.m.
  • sydney
  • $59.95

This is an online event: The architectural firm of Eeles Trelease has a history of environmentally sustainable design. However, a new level of sustainability is achieved in their design for the commercial building located in Double Bay. Architects, Bruce Eeles ...

Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship

Concrete

Clancy Mears 2003 Recipient - Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship Student Category. This paper is the result of an investigative study into concrete. Concrete When placed in the hands of talented ...