Blue-Green Building Design awards 1st price in Hafencity Hamburg Competition

Always seeking to push for a better sustainability performance, the Build4People team member Eble Messerschmidt Partner (Work Package#3 “Sustainable Neighbourhoods”) wins a prestigious competition with an outstanding sustainable design. The project we-house Baakenhafen in Hamburg’s Hafencity, which is part of the Build4People Exhibition “Green Buildings and Sustainable Neighbourhoods”, features an…

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Build4People’s Participation at 3rd Meeting of Sustainable Cities Technical Working Group hosted by National Council for Sustainable Development (NCSD)

The third meeting of the inter-ministerial Sustainable Cities Technical Working Group (SCTWG) took place at Hotel Cambodiana, Phnom Penh, 06 August 2020. The SCTWG was established in 2019 with members from relevant government ministries and agencies, NGOs and civil organizations within Cambodia, and it is host under NCSD. The chief…

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Submission of Build4People project proposal – RD phase

On 31 July 2020, our Build4People team successfully submitted the project proposal for the upcoming four-year Research and Development phase with the title “Build4People: Enhancing Quality of Life through Sustainable Urban Transformation”.  Based on our experiences of the ongoing Definition phase and intensive internal discussions, we have been able to…

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Satellite classification of Urban Green Space in Phnom Penh 2020

 The inner city is mostly covered by built-up areas and sealed surfaces and only sparse, strongly fragmented patches of urban green are visible. The brown areas indicate burned crops, which are land parcels where farmers practice peri-urban agricultural methods, underlying seasonal changes. It is obvious that the selected classifier partially…

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