Heriot-Watt University Dubai Campus Awarded LEED Gold Status

Heriot-Watt University Dubai Campus  Awarded LEED Gold Status

Highest possible rating on a retrofit of an existing building 19 January 2022, Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Heriot-Watt University’s Dubai campus at Dubai Knowledge Park has been awarded Gold status by the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design or LEED, the most widely used green building rating system in the world. Gold certification is the second highest level of LEED certification, and the highest possible certification that can be achieved on a retrofit of an existing building. The campus is designed to serve nearly 4,000 students and occupies 218,000…

“Home & Design” unique pieces at Portugal Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai

معرض “المنزل والتصميم” في جناح البرتغال اكسبو 2020 دبي

The Portugal Pavilion has officially launched its “Home & Design” exhibition at Expo 2020 Dubai. Portugal Pavilion will host companies and Associations from the Home Cluster, which will participate in the World Expo through conferences and exhibitions of Portuguese furniture, design pieces and decorative objects. The first conference took place this Thursday, in the pavilion’s amphitheater, and addressed the theme “The importance of traditional techniques”, with the participation of two Portuguese designers – Alda Tomás, designer at Vista Alegre, and Artur Soares, interior designer and founder of Designer’s Mint Studio.…