Dubai for January 10th

by mel starrs on January 11, 2008

in News

What caught my eye today, January 10th: A tale of tall cities – Construction & Industry – – Antony Wood makes some valid points regards tall buildings and their sustainability, but misses the mark entirely when he excuses Dubai’s current crop by claiming concensus on climate change is only 8 months old. 7 years […]



by mel starrs on March 7, 2007

in Uncategorized

I’m not a big fan of Dubai – either of what’s going up or what’s going on. But I do know a few people out there working. I found this via RatandMouse. An overview of Dubai’s megaprojects including the Palm Islands, Burj Dubai (world’s tallest building), Dubailand (world’s largest theme park), Business Bay and much […]


BREEAM news and happenings

by Mel Starrs on September 11, 2006


I hate when blogs apologise for not having posted in a while, so I won’t. I’ve done a little housekeeping around the site – an upgrade to WordPress (my blogging tool) and a new RSS feed button (above and on my sidebar). If anything is broken, let me know. Now back to the regular posting: […]

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