• BUILDesign Magazine Issue 005/2014
    October 1, 2014

    BUILDesign Magazine Issue 005/2014 is in...

    The print edition of BUILDesign Magazine, Issue 005/2014 is out and in circulation. Starting from this issue, the BUILDesign magazine will be availabl...
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    October 1, 2014

    Internship Opportunity at Rhizome Studio...

    Rhizome Studio Is a multi-disciplinary design and innovation consultancy.  We create, we invent and we facilitate interventions on behalf of our cli...
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    September 29, 2014

    Light Gauge Steel Construction Technolog...

    Light Gauge Steel (LGS) construction technology is finally here in Kenya! Several players have come into the market offering this product as a viable ...
  • 001 - Alan Simu
    September 24, 2014

    Featured Architect – Allan Simu

    ARCHETYPE OF PROFESSIONAL LOYALTY For the last 36 years of his practice, Fellow Architect Allan Simu has stuck with Mutiso Menezes International (MMI)...
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    September 23, 2014

    AAK 4th Annual CPD Breakfast Seminar ...

    This is a must attend seminar for professionals in the construction industry as it looks at the business angle of the consultancy, how you attract cli...
BUILDesign Magazine Issue 005/2014

BUILDesign Magazine Issue 005/2014 is in circulation!

The print edition of BUILDesign Magazine, Issue 005/2014 is out and in circulation. Starting from this issue, the BUILDesign magazine will be available in all leading stores in Kenya and…

internship opportunity at rhizome studios

Internship Opportunity at Rhizome Studio

Rhizome Studio Is a multi-disciplinary design and innovation consultancy.  We create, we invent and we facilitate interventions on behalf of our clients. Our work includes a wide variety of spheres from…

07 - Fixing of doors and windows

Light Gauge Steel Construction Technology

Light Gauge Steel (LGS) construction technology is finally here in Kenya! Several players have come into the market offering this product as a viable alternative to the traditional stone and…

001 - Alan Simu

Featured Architect – Allan Simu

ARCHETYPE OF PROFESSIONAL LOYALTY For the last 36 years of his practice, Fellow Architect Allan Simu has stuck with Mutiso Menezes International (MMI) and worked his way up from a…

CPD Notice header

AAK 4th Annual CPD Breakfast Seminar – Build Yourself, Build your business

This is a must attend seminar for professionals in the construction industry as it looks at the business angle of the consultancy, how you attract clientele, how you manage your…

An example of a small house that many people imagine is too small to necessitate involvement of an architect

This is how you choose an architect for your small project

By Martin Tairo Many people tend to imagine that their projects are too ‘small’ to warrant any professional input. Always remember that if you are tearing down or moving any…

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Range of Shingles from Rexe Roofing Products

Armourglass Bituminous shingles Higher oxidized bitumen content Superior quality high grade fiberglass shingles Available in a wide range of shapes and colours Exceeds the most stringent worldwide standards. 20 years…

The recently constructed apartments in Soweto Kibera which are part of the Slum Upgrading Project

The Housing Problem in Kenya

By Eng. A. S. Kitololo The figure quoted for annual housing needs of 150,000 units was arrived at in the seventies. I was then the Municipal Engineer of Mombasa Municipality…

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Glass Architecture – A Case for Nairobi

By Loki Eric David Even though only the visible part of the solar radia­tion spectrum provides daylight useful for visual tasks, the whole spectrum, visible and invisible, contributes to heat…

Adam Miller

When the Criminal Already has Access – New Innovation in Securing Buildings

Adam Miller, a security consultant with Carpe Diem, talks about why he brought in the new innovation in fighting crime using fog in Kenya. This is the first of a…