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Friday March 8th, 2019
Anticipating in construction for reversible and sustainable buildings
This is an entirely new approach to construction, a more ethical and sustainable one. It involves predicting changes in usage, and the reversibility of a building after construction The aim is to be able to change the building’s purpose easily to accompany changes in lifestyle and in the regions themselves.
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