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Tonight: Grand Designs Revisits The Amphibious House, 9pm C4

One year on from the original show, Kevin McCloud returns tonight to discover what has happened with one of the most ambitious Grand Designs ever – the UK’s first Amphibious House. The fully completed building is revealed to the cameras … Continue reading

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Buoyant Starts Selected As Winner In NLA Housing Competition

Buoyant Starts, Baca’s collaboration with Floating Homes Ltd, has been selected as one of the ten winning ideas in the NLA international ideas competition New Ideas for Housing.  The competition aims to help solve the London housing shortage and the ten … Continue reading

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Anticipating The Book Launch for ‘Aquatecture’ With RIBA

‘Aquatecture’, Baca’s forthcoming book to be published by RIBA, will be officially released at a launch party at a secret venue early next year.   Addressing the increasing importance of considering water in design, Robert Barker and Richard Coutts explore how … Continue reading

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NLA Housing Competition Shortlist: Baca’s Floating Solution

The New Ideas for Housing competition has announced 100 shortlisted ideas to solve Greater London’s ‘housing crisis,’ including Baca’s floating entry. The New London Architecture (NLA) international competition, organised in collaboration with the Mayor of London, attracted over 200 entries … Continue reading

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RCUK Flood Expo 2015 – Baca Seminars

The Flood Expo returns to the Excel Centre in London on the 14th & 15th of October 2015. The largest event of its kind in the world, the show presents solutions to widespread flooding problems from the world’s leading flood … Continue reading

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Thames Estuary Partnership Talk

In a series of summer seminars at University College London (UCL), London’s vital artery, the River Thames, is celebrated and explored.  Sponsored by Fuller’s,  In Touch with the Thames is organised by The Thames Estuary Partnership (TEP) and open to anyone … Continue reading

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Water, Water Everywhere – Landscape Institute Event 25/04/15

This weekend, the Landscape Insitute’s AGM in Norwich will be accompanied by a series of inspiring talks exploring the pivotal role that water has in its purer landscape form:  rivers.  A group of expert speakers will be sharing their experiences … Continue reading

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