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Incubation on Waseda University Honjo Campus – Honjo City, Japan

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Architect: Nihon Sekkei, Inc.
Contractor: Toda Corporation, Kyudenko Co., Inc., Shinryo Corporation

AE Interests: sustainable design, green roof, solar chimney, natural ventilation, radiant heating and cooling, rainwater collection, joint research facility

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Written by colleenbjones

November 8, 2019 at 2:17 pm

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Inaba Electric Works Wind Wall (Eco-Curtain) – Nagoya, Japan

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Engineer: Inaba Electric Works

AE Interests: Wind harvesting, parking structure facade, sustainable design, renewable energy

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Written by colleenbjones

November 8, 2019 at 2:17 pm

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Acros Fukuoka Prefectural International Hall – Fukuoka, Japan

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Architect: Emilio Ambasz and Associates 
Engineer/Landscape Architect: Takenaka Corporation
Engineering Consultant: Plantago Corporation
System Manufacturer: Katamura Tekko Company
Construction: Takenaka Corporation

AE Interests: Multipurpose exhibition hall, museum, theater, conference facilities, governmental and private offices, retail. Green roof, sustainable design, rooftop garden

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Written by colleenbjones

November 8, 2019 at 2:17 pm

Posted in Built