To further educate and inspire campers about living in harmony with nature, the re-design incorporates a host of green products and strategies.
The Dutch cooperative Except offers a modular office-space conversion concept that can be deployed quickly at a wide range of large indoor industrial spaces.
Sears Holdings’ new Ubiquity division wants to adapt its closed Sears and Kmart retail stories into cost-effective data centers, disaster recovery depots or cell-tower locations.
The former Pearl Brewery has been transformed into a sustainable mixed-use district that uses solar power and water conservation systems to reduce its energy demands.
Adding a twist to the adaptive reuse trend of turning old railroad tracks into parks, architects in Bari, Italy, want to do the same for a rail line that’s still in operation.
A hulking relic of World War II in Hamburg is now an adaptive reuse project that will generate solar thermal and biomass energy to heat thousands of homes.
This 2.7-mile-long elevated rail bed north of the city will be transformed next year into a vegetated urban park, with trails, trees and green spaces linking four neighborhoods.