Doha Pedestrian Bridge
The ruling family of the hydrocarbon-rich state of Qatar has decided to its capital city Doha as the centre of the Gulf region.
Doha’s growing corporate and commercial activity, which will include the FIFA World Cup 2022, has initiated a number of impressive construction projects, and the Public Works Authority (PWA) has recently announced that several “state-of-the-art” pedestrian bridges will be built around the city.
Architect Kamaridis Steel Location Doha - Qatar Company involved Elval Colour Website www.elval-colour.com
Head office of the Parish Council
The first thing you notice when you look at the new head office of the Parish Council of São Pedro Fins in Portugal’s Oporto region is a shiny metal cube tilted onto its edge. So strong is this impression that you could come away from a cursory view of the building, believing that this is all that it consists of.
Architect Cesário Moreira Location São Pedro de Fins, Maia municipality - Portugal Company involved Elval Website http://www.elval.gr
With new legislation demanding that open air meat and fish markets now be covered, multiple award-winning architect MVRDV has taken the opportunity “to evolve market typology as well as densifying the Rotterdam city centre” with a vast and spectacular new market hall featuring, what it claims is the world’s largest artwork.
Architect MVRDV Location Rotterdam, The netherlands Company involved Perfiles y Chapas (coil coater) / Jack Muller (service centre) Website http://www.jackmuller.com