Final massing model completed. Should have tried to finish this off much earlier than this but alas was not able. Need to take a video of this. Really helped me firm up ideas around treatment of the elevation and how new insertions manifest themselves amongst the ruins.
T7a Technology – Project Related Report for my Winchester Horticultural City Head Quarters project. Looking at how the architectural language of the project may use reeds in its construction to reinforce the theoretical and phenomenological stances. Uploaded to issuu as ususal… https://issuu.com/timothyphilipgentry/docs/t7a_technology_project_related_repo
Had to widen the diameter of the pipe outlets to aide water flow as this is where the inexplicable leak was coming from. Water was just backing up in the pipes as drains couldn't keep up with the pump, and turning the flow of the pump rate down meant there wasn't enough water going around… Continue reading Aquaponics system update
Finished off the farm over the weekend. Needed an extra air pump as the main pump for the plants won't be running non-stop so fitted that for the wee little fishies. Goldfish that is, got fed up with trying to source affordable fish that you could eat once grown. Although who's to say goldfish can't… Continue reading Aquaponic build phase 3
Revised issue of my D6 Brief uploaded to issuu for one and all to read. 'Next Steps' section little out-of date. All up-to-date. https://issuu.com/timothyphilipgentry/docs/d6___winchester_horticultural_city_
Post on dezeen of the winning entry to the 2017 International Skyscraper Competition, The Mashambas Skyscraper. It's a modular farm tower in Africa that can be expanded as needed to include many other community facilities like a nursery, doctor's surgery and drone landing port for transporting goods on / off the tower. An interesting precedent for… Continue reading Precedent | Modular Mashambas Skyscraper | Pawel Lipiński & Mateusz Frankowski