Articles Tagged ‘Building Design’

Dutch Architect plans 3D-printed building

Posted by // January 23rd, 2013 // Architecture

Dutch architect Janjaap Ruijssenaars is planning the radical construction of a new “Landscape house” using a 3D printer. The concept features a loop design, folded in an endless möbius band that forms a surface without end or beginning. Mr Ruijssenaars has teamed up with mathematician and sculptor Rinus Roelofs and Enrico Dini, inventor of the massive 3D…

Google – the Inside of a Giant

Posted by // October 19th, 2012 // Architecture

As the internet behemoth that processes over one billion daily search requests (and manages a number of other websites including YouTube, Blogger and Gmail), Google has a huge responsibility to ensure that its data centres that house approximately one million servers are running effectively. One could argue that the physical aspect of data storage is…