June 27, 2008

Kraanspoor (translated as craneway) is a light-weight transparent office building of three floors built on top of a concrete craneway on the grounds of the former NDSM (Nederlandsche Dok en Scheepsbouw Maatschappij) shipyard, a relic of Amsterdam’s shipping industry, along the shores of the IJ river in Amsterdam North.
Click on the link to read more of it’s construction and design.

Extract from archDaily


Solar Powered Plant Pot

June 27, 2008

Buy plants to brighten up your concrete home, buy mood lamps to brighten up your home, buy both to bring a smile to your face and you can even admire them at night. Put them under the sun, and you feed both with life at the same time.

Extract from Firebox