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NEOLITH® MAKES WAVES AT HOTEL LLEVANT

Bespoke Sintered Stone surfaces specified for cool and contemporary Costa Bravan Hotel For award-winning architect Pau Llimona, the Mediterranean Sea has always possessed a romantic mystique. The centre of the world for many classical civilisations, its rugged coastlines and azure waters have informed its unique cultural identity, inspiring …

NEOLITH STANDS FIRM WITH NEW ANTI-SLIP TREATMENT

Neolith® announces launch of pioneering treatment of slabs Each year an average of 37.3 million people are seriously injured due to trips, slips and falls, in both public and domestic environments. Putting this into perspective, the calculated cost to the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) to deal with …

THREE MAJOR CYCLEWAY PROJECTS WILL BEGIN CONSTRUCTION

Dublin City Council will begin works on three major cycleway projects in the city centre this year, at an estimated cost of between €35m to €40m. Works on the Clontarf to city centre cycleway – one of the busiest cycling spots in the city – will begin around …

“SHOW RESPECT TO WOMEN IN YOUR WORKFORCE” SAYS JEANNE GANG

Change isn’t happening fast enough for women in architecture says Jeanne Gang, who suggests that all firms should be set a target to close their gender pay gap. Speaking to Dezeen at the end of 2018, the Studio Gang founder said that more needs to be done to …

SHEILA O’DONNELL WINS WOMAN ARCHITECT OF THE YEAR 2019 AWARD

Sheila O’Donnell of O’Donnell + Tuomey has been named Woman Architect of the Year 2019, with DnA founder Xu Tiantian winning the Moira Gemmill Prize for Emerging Architecture. The two architects have been recognised during the 2019 Women in Architecture Awards, an annual celebration held by the Architects’ …

ARATA ISOZAKI NAMED 2019 PRITZKER PRIZE LAUREATE

Arata Isozaki has been named the 2019 laureate of the Pritzker Prize for Architecture. Isozaki, who has been practicing architecture since the 1960s, has long been considered an architectural visionary for his transnational and fearlessly futurist approach to design. With well over 100 built works to his name, …