Red Hook Rapid Response Architecture, a collaboration between Ricardo Zurita Architects (RZAPS) and Studio Galantini (Pisa, Italy) has been nominated for the WT SmartCityAward 2014 and will be exhibited in Milan, Italy during Milano Design Week, April 8-13, 2014 For further information: Presentation WT SmartCityEvent 2014 Previous Editions WT SmartCity – Event
Several of our projects include air-supported membrane structures, more commonly known as “bubbles”. These structures consist of fabric membrane held down (anchored) to a solid base (a concrete grade beam or the side of a building) and inflated by fans.
An increasingly common method for development of public infrastructure and public use facilities is through private development. These projects often include private developers in partnership with public agencies with the purpose to fund projects without public money, to provide high quality structures and sometimes to generate revenue. In New York City, this mechanism for funding … Continue reading “What Are Public-Private Partnership (P3) Projects?”