The Courtyard Building – Westlands, Nairobi

An abstract homage to the timeless design of the iconic KICC, the Courtyard building is a quality low-rise office block with a pleasant departure...

The BOMA Nairobi

Architects - Morphosis Ltd Quantity Surveyor - Northwind Consulting Ltd M & E - Serv Consult C & S - Metrix Consultants Since 1965,...


Jim Archer

Intro Arch. Jim Archer started joining his father to visit construction sites at the age of 5. At the time, there was hardly any sparkle...

Vetle Jorgensen

James Kimathi

Peter Derrick Thomas

Allan Simu



Solutions to Traffic Menace go Beyond Road Construction by Martin Tairo

The daily traffic menace in Nairobi results in massive losses in fuel, time and even productivity. If all these were quantified in monetary terms,...

Edwin Oyaro Ondieki, new PhD

Why did you choose this theme for your dissertation? Tenement housing is a relatively new phenomenon in Kenya, which is quickly gaining popularity.These are high-rise...

Should Architects Advertise their Services?

By Arch. Martin Tairo An architect recently complained on social media about other architects who put up paid advertisements on Facebook. “This is highly unethical...

Solar Water Heating Systems for Homes

All homeowners and tenants want to be able to have a hot shower with plentiful water but even in some up-market properties across Kenya,...