Henning Larsen Architects to transform Opéra Bastille in Paris

Danish architecture firm Henning Larsen Architects has unveiled its designs for the expansion and transformation of the French Opéra Bastille, the largest opera house in Paris. All images courtesy of Henning Larsen Architects Developed in close collaboration with Reichen & Robert Architects, dUCKS scenographic, PEUTZ Acoustic Consultants and CET Engineering, the expansion plans will feature…

SONA 2019: Road closures

To accommodate the State of the Nation Address (SONA) and the opening of Parliament on Thursday, 7 February 2019, several roads will be closed in and around the Cape Town CBD. There will also be a rehearsal on Wednesday, 6 February 2019, beginning at approximately 6pm. Road closures for rehearsal (6 February) 5pm – 11:59pm…

SA’s dam levels continue to drop

The Department of Water and Sanitation has called on water consumers to intensify their water conservation efforts to save the country from a dry winter. The department said that South Africa’s dam levels continued to drop, despite thundershowers in some parts of the country. A weekly dam levels report released by the department this week,…