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P Z Cussons Nigeria Plc. (PZ.ng) HY2011 Interim Report

first_imgP Z Cussons Nigeria Plc. (PZ.ng) listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange under the Industrial holding sector has released it’s 2011 interim results for the half year.For more information about P Z Cussons Nigeria Plc. (PZ.ng) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the P Z Cussons Nigeria Plc. (PZ.ng) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: P Z Cussons Nigeria Plc. (PZ.ng)  2011 interim results for the half year.Company ProfilePZ Cussons Nigeria Plc manufactures and sells a range of consumer products and home appliances in Nigeria. Personal care products include Premier Cool Deo antiseptic soaps, Carex hand hygiene products, Cussons baby products, Venus Gold fragrances and a Morning Fresh dish washing product. PZ Cussons Nigeria Plc sells milk products under the Coast, Nunu and Olympic brands, refined palm oil and red palm oil under the Mamador and Devon King’s brans, and YO! Yoghurt drinks. Household appliances sold under the Haier Thermocool brand include computers, televisions, DVD players, home entertainment systems, refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, generators, inverters, stabilisers, automatic voltage regulators, fans and air coolers, washing machines, water dispensers, water heaters, gas cookers and microwaves. The company sells its electrical appliances through its own CoolWorld retail stores located in the major towns and cities of Nigeria. It also exports products to Angola, Benin, Côte d’Ivoire, DR Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, and Togo. Established in 1899 and formerly known as Paterson Zochonis Industries Plc, the company changed its name to PZ Cussons Nigeria Plc in 2006. The company is a subsidiary of PZ Cussons Plc. Its head office is in Ikeja, Nigeria. PZ Cussons Nigeria Plc is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchangelast_img read more

Fidelity Bank Plc (FIDELI.ng) 2017 Abridged Report

first_imgFidelity Bank Plc (FIDELI.ng) listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange under the Banking sector has released it’s 2017 abridged results.For more information about Fidelity Bank Plc (FIDELI.ng) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Fidelity Bank Plc (FIDELI.ng) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Fidelity Bank Plc (FIDELI.ng)  2017 abridged results.Company ProfileFidelity Bank Plc is a financial services institution in Nigeria offering banking products and services for the individual, commercial and corporate sectors. Its extensive full-service personal and business offering ranges from transactional accounts, online banking, loans and term deposits to money market, treasury services loans and advances, commercial support overdrafts, equipment leasing finance and trade, working capital, project, asset and syndicate finance. Fidelity Bank Plc operates through 225 business offices, 730 ATMs and 3 853 point-of-sale channels. Founded in 18=987 and formerly known as Fidelity Union Merchant Bank, the company changed its name to Fidelity Bank Plc in 1999. Its head office is in Lagos, Nigeria. Fidelity Bank Plc is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchangelast_img read more

The FTSE 100 is rising fast. Is the stock market crash over?

first_imgThe FTSE 100 is rising fast. Is the stock market crash over? The FTSE 100 has fallen by more than 25% so far this year. But since last Monday, the index is up by about 10%. If you’re invested in shares, you’re probably breathing a sigh of relief. But is the stock market crash really over?In this article, I’ll explain where I think the FTSE 100 is likely to go next. I’ll also look at why I believe that the market is currently offering us some of the best buying opportunities since the financial crisis.5G is here – and shares of this ‘sleeping giant’ could be a great way for you to potentially profit!According to one leading industry firm, the 5G boom could create a global industry worth US$12.3 TRILLION out of thin air…And if you click here we’ll show you something that could be key to unlocking 5G’s full potential…Where next for the FTSE 100?Earthquakes are often followed by aftershocks, which can be severe. In my experience, it’s often the same with stock market crashes.In the 2008/09 crash, for example, the FTSE 100 made two new lows under 4,500 before plunging to its final low point of 3,512. The good news is that within six months, the FTSE was back above 5,000 — a rise of more than 40% from its lowest point.Market crashes don’t follow a fixed pattern. But I think that last week’s 4,993 low was probably the bottom for the FTSE 100. Despite this, I expect to see a lot more volatility over the next few weeks. I also think there’s a good chance the index could drop back towards 5,000 again before staging another rally.How I’d handle the volatilityMany big FTSE 100 stocks are currently moving up and down by as much as 10% each day. Such big moves are unusual for larger companies, whose share prices are usually quite stable.You may be tempted to try and trade these wild swings, but I wouldn’t recommend it. It’s incredibly difficult to catch such moves, most of which take place when the market opens. The only certainty is that you’ll spend a lot of money on dealing fees.What I’m doing with the FTSE 100Economies around the world are currently battened down in an effort to slow the coronavirus pandemic. No one quite knows what’s happening and everyone is worried. Companies are cutting dividends and desperately hoarding cash.That’s the story today and probably for the next few weeks or months. But when we look beyond this, I think investors will start to realise that the world will recover from the coronavirus pandemic.The latest news from China shows that factories are open again and movement restrictions are being lifted. At some point, the same will happen in the west. Companies will be able to trade normally again, and will issue new profit guidance for 2020 and 2021.I’m buying FTSE 100 stocks ahead of a future recovery. I don’t know when things will return to normal, but I’m sure that they will.Buy today or wait?It’s tempting to wait until the picture becomes clearer before you start to buy. The problem with this approach is that the market always looks forward. As soon as good news is on the horizon, I expect share prices to rise.History suggests that big wins in the stock market come from following Warren Buffett’s advice to be “greedy when others are fearful”.As I write, the FTSE 100 is trading on about 12 times earnings. I’d be very surprised if investors who buy at this level don’t make money over the next few years. Our 6 ‘Best Buys Now’ Shares Roland Head | Wednesday, 1st April, 2020 | More on: ^FTSE Image source: Getty Images Renowned stock-picker Mark Rogers and his analyst team at The Motley Fool UK have named 6 shares that they believe UK investors should consider buying NOW.So if you’re looking for more stock ideas to try and best position your portfolio today, then it might be a good day for you. Because we’re offering a full 33% off your first year of membership to our flagship share-tipping service, backed by our ‘no quibbles’ 30-day subscription fee refund guarantee. Enter Your Email Address Roland Head has no position in any of the shares mentioned. The Motley Fool UK has no position in any of the shares mentioned. Views expressed on the companies mentioned in this article are those of the writer and therefore may differ from the official recommendations we make in our subscription services such as Share Advisor, Hidden Winners and Pro. Here at The Motley Fool we believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors.center_img Click here to claim your copy now — and we’ll tell you the name of this Top US Share… free of charge! I’m sure you’ll agree that’s quite the statement from Motley Fool Co-Founder Tom Gardner.But since our US analyst team first recommended shares in this unique tech stock back in 2016, the value has soared.What’s more, we firmly believe there’s still plenty of upside in its future. In fact, even throughout the current coronavirus crisis, its performance has been beating Wall St expectations.And right now, we’re giving you a chance to discover exactly what has got our analysts all fired up about this niche industry phenomenon, in our FREE special report, A Top US Share From The Motley Fool. “This Stock Could Be Like Buying Amazon in 1997” Simply click below to discover how you can take advantage of this. 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Super 14 Plays of the Week Round 5

first_imgThursday Mar 8, 2007 Super 14 Plays of the Week Round 5 Another week of Super 14 brings with it more fantastic tries, hits, and of course, Percy’s. Notably, Odwa Ndungane had one of the most spectacular zero to hero transformations in their game against the Crusaders.Also, Luke Watson driving back a 125kg prob was really impressive. Take note Jake White…And how’s the size of that ball boy!!!?Enjoy. ADVERTISEMENT Posted By: rugbydump Share Send Thanks Sorry there has been an error Related Articles 81 WEEKS AGO scottish prop saves fire victim 84 WEEKS AGO New Rugby X tournament insane 112 WEEKS AGO Vunipola stands by his comments supporting… From the WebThis Video Will Soon Be Banned. 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Watch: Reforging the Steelers | Episode 2 | RugbyPass Original Documentary In Episode 2 of Reforging the Steelers, we follow the team through rounds two to four as they try to get their season on track after an opening loss to competition powerhouses Tasman. Blues secure Trans-Tasman final place despite not scoring in second half versus Force The Blues have secured their place in the inaugural Super Rugby Trans-Tasman final with a 31-21 victory over the Western Force in Auckland. ‘I’d pent-up frustration, a lot I probably didn’t realise’: Marcus Watson’s emotional Wasps return Set to turn 30 later this month, Marcus Watson had an early birthday present last weekend when he finally made it back into the Wasps XV. Gavin Coombes grabs four tries as Munster easy to victory over Zebre Gavin Coombes scored four tries at Zebre as Munster secured second place in the northern section of the Guinness PRO14 Rainbow Cup. Leinster finish with Rainbow flourish as fans attend RDS for first time in 16 months Retiring duo Scott Fardy and Michael Bent bowed out on a winning note as Leinster finished the Rainbow Cup with a victory over Dragons. Super 14 Plays of the Week Round 5 | RugbyDump – Rugby News & Videos RugbyDump Home RugbyDump Academy Store About Contact Legal Privacy Policy Cookie Policy Categories Latest Great Tries Big Hits & Dirty Play See It To Believe It Funnies Training Videos Player Features RugbyDump Home RugbyDump Academy Store About Contact Sitemap Categories Latest Great Tries Big Hits & Dirty Play See It To Believe It Funnies Training Videos Player Features Legal Privacy Policy Cookie Policy Sign In Username or Email Password Stay logged in Forgot password Thank you for registering Click here to login Register Register now for RugbyDump commenting & enewsletter. * Required fields. 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Caleu House / arquitectos asociados.lo

first_imgArchDaily Caleu House / arquitectos asociados.lo Caleu House / arquitectos asociados.loSave this projectSaveCaleu House / arquitectos asociados.lo Year:  Photographs Photographs:  Alvaro Reyes, Diego OrtuzarText description provided by the architects. The challenge was to build a weekend house, in Caleu a small town one hour away from Santiago (the capital of Chile), with a limited budget. Caleu´s climate (located in the Coastal Mountain Range) presents drastic temperature changes in the different seasons throughout the year.Save this picture!© Alvaro ReyesRecommended ProductsPorcelain StonewareApavisaSlabs – StoneSkylightsVELUX CommercialModular Skylights – Ridgelight at 5° with BeamRailing / BalustradesC.R. LaurenceGRS TAPER-LOC Glass Railing SystemThe house is located on the only flat plane that we found on the site and built on the ruins of an old house. This was the favorable site due to its flat condition, orientation towards the sun, and its privileged view. We considered, as well, the experience of the previous owner who used to live in an adobe house oriented east-west on its long side.Save this picture!Floor PlanThe program of the house is solved in a rectangle of 7,35 x 14,7 m side, which contains a central public area (living and dining room along with the kitchen) that separates two sleeping areas, the master bedroom on one side and two smaller bedrooms on the other side. All of the areas are connected by an outer corridor with a width of 1,20 m towards the east; this corridor provides a covered roof in winter and a wonderful shade in summer. It is definitely in summer where the corridor plays its most important role.Save this picture!© Diego OrtuzarFor this project we used two materials to establish the structure of the house. First, the pine structure, composed of three joined planks of 2×5” that allowed us to set up the length we needed to structure the house. Second, plywood boards were used to brace the columns and beams as structural elements and remained as the interior material of the house; in other words, the structure and aesthetics of the project are built by the same elements, therefore there are no extra finishing materials, and everything is within sight. Save this picture!© Diego OrtuzarProject gallerySee allShow lessBadel Block Complex Proposal / Luka Anic, Danko Balog, Tamara Baresic, Srdan GajicArticlesECR (re)Center / 5G Studio CollaborativeArticles Share Save this picture!© Alvaro Reyes+ 18 Share Houses CopyAbout this officearquitectos asociados.loOfficeFollowProductsWoodGlassStone#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesTiltilWoodHousesChilePublished on June 22, 2012Cite: “Caleu House / arquitectos asociados.lo” 22 Jun 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Read commentsBrowse the CatalogShowershansgroheShower MixersVinyl Walls3MVinyl Finish – DI-NOC™ Abrasion ResistantPartitionsSkyfoldIntegrating Operable Walls in a SpaceLightsVibiaLamps – NorthCultural / PatrimonialIsland Exterior FabricatorsSeptember 11th Memorial Museum Envelope SystemSkylightsVELUX CommercialAtrium Longlight, DZNE GermanyHanging LampsLouis PoulsenLamp – PH ArtichokeTiles / Mosaic / GresiteHisbalitMosaic Tiles – TexturasAcousticMetawellAluminum Panels – Acoustic SailsMineral / Organic PaintsKEIMTiO2-free Mineral Paint – Soldalit®-ArteWall / Ceiling LightsA-LightWall Grazer Concealed LightsDoorsBuster and PunchDoor Hardware – Pull BarMore products »Read commentsSave想阅读文章的中文版本吗?Caleu 房屋 / arquitectos asociados.lo是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream CopyHouses•Tiltil, Chile Architects: arquitectos asociados.lo Area Area of this architecture project ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/247270/caleu-house-arquitectos-asociados-lo Clipboard “COPY” Projects 2011 ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/247270/caleu-house-arquitectos-asociados-lo Clipboard “COPY” Chile Area:  91 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project last_img read more

Casa Juncal & Rodney / Pepe Gascon

first_img “COPY” Area:  361 m² Area:  361 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project 2014 Spain Year:  Save this picture!© José Hevia+ 18 Share CopyHouses•Begur, Spain Year:  Architects: Pepe Gascón Area Area of this architecture project Casa Juncal & Rodney / Pepe GasconSave this projectSaveCasa Juncal & Rodney / Pepe Gascon Photographs ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/511371/casa-juncal-and-rodney-pepe-gascon-arquitectura Clipboard ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/511371/casa-juncal-and-rodney-pepe-gascon-arquitectura Clipboard 2014 Houses Projects “COPY” ArchDaily photographs:  José HeviaPhotographs:  José HeviaCollaborator:Jesús GallegoContractor:Construccions Coten, Pals (Girona)Construction Management:Pepe Gascón Colomer, Josep Gascón CanalsCoordination Safety And Health:Josep Gascón CanalsCost:518.000,00 €City:BegurCountry:SpainMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© José HeviaRecommended ProductsEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesAlucoilStructural Honeycomb Panels – LarcoreLouvers / ShuttersTechnowoodSunshade SystemsCeramicsGrespaniaWall Tiles – Wabi SabiDoorsVitrocsaGlass Technology in Hotel BeaulacText description provided by the architects. Some houses close in on themselves when connection with their surroundings is not desirable. However, others open up to their setting when it is clear that it endows them with qualities and provides their raison d’être and hence must become an intrinsic part of the project. This is the case of the Juncal y Rodney home since it is built on a plot of land located on the Begur massif (Girona) in one of the most sublime settings of the Costa Brava. The longitudinal volume of the north-south-facing building of two storeys – the upper one with three bedrooms and the lower one with the shared spaces – is thus open to the Mediterranean and the series of mountains and coves that are glimpsed on the horizon.Save this picture!© José HeviaThis, then, is a house opening out towards distant views, although it is protected from behind by means of levelling work on the steeply sloping land. Indeed, the construction clings to a long continuous wall running parallel with the access road and joined to a shorter wall aligned with the dividing wall of the neighbouring plot. These walls are finished with local stone, as are the masonry walls of the site. They therefore shape the land into a large terrace, while also providing the backdrop for the construction.Save this picture!First Floor PlanThe house is entered via the upper floor, from the downwards sloping road, at the highest point of its land. This entrance clearly divides the volume into two parts, which are linked by means of a central courtyard offering views of the rocks remaining after the excavation work on the plot. Apart from the entrance porch, this bare space is connected to the stairway which is set into the façade overlooking the garden and, accordingly, accentuates the division of the house into two parts.Save this picture!© José HeviaActing as a kind of areaway, another smaller courtyard on the southwest corner affords views of the rocky landscape from inside the house, which is also the case with the kitchen. Consequently, although the volume is attached to the stone retaining wall, the latter is breached by these two courtyards, letting light in and opening up visual perspectives between the two levels of the house. All of this is further enriched by the set-back volumes, the cantilevered balconies and overhanging terraces.Save this picture!© José HeviaA considerable part of the land has been left free since the house has been built in one of its corners, which means that a large, flat and open platform projects out towards the horizon. This level ground provides the necessary leisure spaces for a home that is mainly occupied in the summer. The terraces, the garden, the barbecue and swimming pool are therefore an integral part of the inside spaces of the living room, dining room and kitchen, which have been left totally open by means of large plate glass windows. This spatial continuity is framed by the lift-slab of the upper storey which projects beyond the outer limit of the lower floor.Save this picture!© José HeviaThe contrast between the two storeys is evident since one is opaque and compartmentalised, while the other is open and diaphanous. The Juncal y Rodney home is, then, a pavilion of bedrooms floating over a platform that offers different spaces for good living. The fanning-out form, by means of which the project is essentially designed – freeing corners in the upper part and literally opening out to the sea in the lower part – unequivocally establishes relationships between the house and the sea, the plot of land and the craggy geography of the Costa Brava, the rocky ground and the spectacle of Mediterranean skies. This is a house built between rocks and horizon.Project gallerySee allShow lessGG Bioclimatic House / Alventosa Morell ArquitectesSelected ProjectsCasa E246 / Ezequiel Amado CattaneoSelected Projects Share Casa Juncal & Rodney / Pepe Gascon CopyAbout this officePepe GascónOfficeFollowProductsStoneConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesBegurSpainPublished on June 02, 2014Cite: “Casa Juncal & Rodney / Pepe Gascon ” 02 Jun 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Browse the CatalogMetal PanelsAurubisCopper Alloy: Nordic BrassCompositesMitrexPhotovoltaic Solar Cladding – BIPV CladdingPanels / Prefabricated AssembliesTechnowoodPanel Façade SystemArmchairsUniForArmchair – ParigiLouvers / ShuttersBruagShading Screens – Perforated Facade PanelsAluminium CompositesSculptformAluminium Façade BladesCultural / PatrimonialIsland Exterior FabricatorsSeptember 11th Memorial Museum Envelope SystemWire MeshJakobWebnet in a Gymnasium in GurmelsDoorsLinvisibileLinvisibile Pocket Door | MareaPaintKEIMMineral Paint for Concrete – KEIM Concretal®-WLouversReynaers AluminiumSolar ShadingHandlesFormaniFitting Collection – ARCMore products »Save世界上最受欢迎的建筑网站现已推出你的母语版本!想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! 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Live_Work_Grow House / Susan Fitzgerald Architecture

first_imgShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/642055/live_work_grow-house-susan-fitzgerald-architecture Clipboard Save this picture!© Greg Richardson+ 30 Share “COPY” Canada Year:  “COPY” ArchDaily 2015 CopyAbout this officeSusan Fitzgerald ArchitectureOfficeFollowProductsWoodSteelConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesHalifaxHousesCanadaPublished on June 16, 2015Cite: “Live_Work_Grow House / Susan Fitzgerald Architecture” 16 Jun 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Read commentsBrowse the CatalogVentilated / Double Skin FacadeTechnowoodClick Façade SystemWindowsMitrexSolar WindowMetal PanelsAurubisOxidized Copper: Nordic BrownAcousticKvadrat AcousticsAcoustic Panel System in AMOREPACIFIC HeadquartersStonesCosentinoSilestone® Surfaces – Loft SeriesWoodLunawoodThermo Timber and Industrial ThermowoodLightsLouis PoulsenOutdoor Lighting – Flindt PlazaTiles / Mosaic / GresiteLove TilesPorcelain Tiles – NestAluminium CompositesMetawellAluminum Panels for Interior DesignMetallicsRHEINZINKZinc Roof Systems – Double Lock Standing SeamStoolsWilkhahnOffice Stool – Aline-SBulbs / Spots / Wall LightsUniosHorticultural Luminaire – Kobe FloMore products »Read commentsSave想阅读文章的中文版本吗?生活_工作_成长 住宅 / Susan Fitzgerald Architecture是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream Year:  ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/642055/live_work_grow-house-susan-fitzgerald-architecture Clipboard Photographs Houses 2015 CopyHouses•Halifax, Canada Live_Work_Grow House / Susan Fitzgerald Architecture Area:  3500 ft² Area:  3500 ft² Year Completion year of this architecture project photographs:  Greg Richardson, Mike DembeckPhotographs:  Greg Richardson, Courtesy of Susan Fitzgerald Architecture, Mike DembeckSave this picture!© Greg RichardsonRecommended ProductsFiber Cements / CementsDuctal®Ductal® Cladding Panels (EU)Doorspanoramah!®ah! PivotFiber Cements / CementsEQUITONEFiber Cement Facade Panel NaturaWoodLunawoodThermowood FacadesText description provided by the architects. Located within an eclectic community in the north end of Halifax, Nova Scotia is a self-commissioned mixed use project by Susan Fitzgerald Architecture and her builder partner Brainard Fitzgerald. Neighbors include: the city crematorium, the Centre for Islamic Development Mosque, a print shop, a legal marijuana grow operation, a recycling depot, a coffee roaster and cafe, a car dealership, an automobile repair shop, condominiums and the sparse remnants of row-housing from the early 1900s. Within the 25’ x 100’ lot, this project contributes to the rich character of this community where the converging conditions of affordable land, rapid growth and light industry suggest an uncertain future. Advocating ways to maintain and enrich the diversity in the neighborhood, this project increases density, community and livability.Save this picture!Ground Floor PlanConsisting of three separate units, each with entrances at grade, the program for the project includes: an office space for an architecture and contractor firm with equipment storage; a dwelling for a family of four with a dog and two cats; and a two-storey live/work rental studio apartment. Programmatic and spatial flexibility enables the commercial and residential spaces to contract or expand into one another based upon the viability of the business, and ever changing family circumstances as children mature and grandparents age. Landscaped spaces are integrated throughout the whole project to offer respite within the city and support the cultivation of vegetables and flowers.Save this picture!© Greg RichardsonBuilding code regulations dictate a plan with minimal glazing on the side-yard property lines and the need for non-combustible cladding and materials. The shared driveway to the north of the property reduces the ground floor plan by four feet. It determines the location of the link and the need for a cantilevered piano nobile.Save this picture!© Greg RichardsonThe board-form concrete and corrugated metal complement the language of the surrounding industrial sheds and work within the budget constraints of the project. Used as both structure and finished material, the concrete slabs and walls provide thermal mass for passive solar energy received during the afternoon and morning and time-of-day electrical metering. Wood decks, soffits and stairs unfold throughout the building, creating planters on the roof and flower beds at grade.Save this picture!SectionConventional spaces within the house are reconsidered. Children’s bedrooms are conceived as compact private cubbies with sliding doors, much like sleeper cars on a train, offering small, cozy spaces for sleep that encourage integration with the household at other times. The courtyard functions as a sheltered winter parking space, children’s play area, outdoor workspace, and flower garden. Every part of the plan is accessible, with growing areas on all the roofs. Raising the living spaces above the ground floor improves light, provides views, and lends privacy from the everyday life of the street.Save this picture!© Greg RichardsonOn a macro level, this project re-imagines the limiting site conditions typically found in Halifax – namely, long and narrow Victorian lots – and creates a new mixed use urban typology based on a modern rendition of the side hall plan. Stretching the form across the site allows daylight into the plan and ground-floor access to multiple units through an inner courtyard.Save this picture!© Greg RichardsonLayering dwelling, working and cultivation into this tight city lot, the project, at its small scale, suggests ways of recalibrating our cities to integrate an edible second nature, creating spaces that are aesthetically pleasing, aromatic, educational and productive, and actively participating in the densification and livability of the city.Save this picture!© Greg RichardsonProject gallerySee allShow lessAn Interview with Xu Tian Tian, DnA Design and ArchitectureInterviewsCould the Empire State Building Have Been Built with Wood?Architecture News Share Live_Work_Grow House / Susan Fitzgerald ArchitectureSave this projectSaveLive_Work_Grow House / Susan Fitzgerald Architecture Projects Architects: Susan Fitzgerald Architecture Area Area of this architecture projectlast_img read more

Car thief vows to ‘turn his life around’

first_imgNewsLocal NewsCar thief vows to ‘turn his life around’By admin – July 23, 2012 966 WhatsApp Print Advertisement Linkedin Facebookcenter_img A CAR thief has vowed to turn things around in his life now that his partner is pregnant with their first baby. 20-year-old Thomas Whelan of 102 Hyde Road, with 83 previous convictions, the majority of which related to road traffic violations, was before Limerick District Court last week facing two charges. Pleading guilty to the offences, the Court heard that Thomas Whelan was found on the third floor of an area of the Mid Western Regional Hospital that was under construction. The area in question was sealed off from the public with access prohibited.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The Court heard that security staff had detained the accused on the date in question and gardai arrested and charged the accused man on February 18 last.A charge was also before the Courts where the accused was stopped by gardai on April 3 last while driving a stolen car without any valid driving documentation.Darach McCarthy, solicitor for the accused said that on July 10 last his client received a nine month prison sentence that was backdated to April 7. Those matters for which he received the prison sentence related to similar road traffic violations.The solicitor told the Court that his client had been “regularly taking cars in the past” but that he was in custody since early April on similar matters.Thomas Whelan said that he wanted to turn his life around on hearing that his partner was due the couple’s first child, but Judge Eamon O’Brien said that Whelan had an “appalling record”.Mr McCarthy added that his client did not have a father figure in his life while growing up as Whelan’s father had been imprisoned for a lengthy sentence while the accused was still young. A hand-written letter penned by Thomas Whelan, while in prison, was handed in to the judge.Judge O’Brien said that it was “not an excuse for such a record” and that “many people have grown up with just their mother at home and they have turned out fine – some far better in fact”Mr McCarthy countered by saying that that was indeed the driving force behind the new attitude of the accused as he “wanted to be around for his child and be that father figure that he never had”.Judge O’Brien convicted and sentenced Thomas Whelan to eight months in prison on the section 112 Road Traffic Offence and ordered that the sentence run concurrently with the time he is already serving.Thomas Whelan was also disqualified from driving for two years. Email Twitter Previous articleChemical theft under investigationNext articleJames’ brings positive approach to communities adminlast_img read more

Few turn out for parent meeting on IR campuses

first_imgLocal News By admin – February 26, 2018 Few turn out for parent meeting on IR campuses Facebook Twitter There will be a meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Blackshear Elementary School library, 501 S. Dixie Blvd. Pinterest WhatsApp In the first of several parent meetings, Ector County Independent School District President Carol Gregg and Superintendent Tom Crowe talked to two parents about accountability standards and the schools that are on improvement required status under state accountability standards.The public meeting was held at Dowling Elementary School. Along with the two parents, Crowe and Gregg, three other board members and a handful of top administrators were on hand. Gregg said the parent meetings are suggested by the Texas Education Agency.Gregg noted that Dowling met standard under state ratings, but students from there will move on to either Bonham or Ector Middle School. Both are on IR status based on last year’s State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness, or STAAR, scores.ECISD has eight schools on improvement required. Three — Ector Middle School and Noel and Zavala elementary schools — are in their fifth year of improvement required. If they do not come off the list, they will face closure or the Texas Education Commissioner will appoint a board of managers over the whole district. Bonham is in its second year of improvement required.Crowe said Bonham has a turnaround plan that involves using the AVID program school wide starting in the fall. AVID, which stands for Advancement Via Individual Determination, is a college preparation program where students learn organizational and note taking skills, among other things.Crowe said schools that use AVID throughout their campuses have made progress and Bonham has made strides on its test scores.He added that he has seen changes on the campus that involve an improvement in parental involvement and the instructional model on campus. Crowe said he also has seen a positive change in the school culture at Bonham.Principal James Ramage said the two biggest things he is working on this year are improving classroom instruction and classroom management. The majority of Bonham students are in the low socioeconomic range and they are picking up students from Ector Middle School.Ramage said a parent meeting is scheduled at his campus, 2201 E. 21st St., on March 5. The school may be reached at (432) 456-0429.Ramage, whose school requires uniforms, said they are working with teachers on teambuilding, morale and school spirit.On the subject of Ector, Crowe said the board decided to put out applications for colleges and universities to partner with the district to take over management of the campus. Crowe said the University of Texas of the Permian Basin and Texas Tech University are working on applications to work with ECISD and create an in-district charter school.Gregg said all students who live in the Ector district would be able to attend.If a partnership went through, it would provide $1,000 more per student for UTPB or Texas Tech to work with ECISD. They would put in their curriculum and instruction and hire their people.Crowe said the district would work with them cooperatively, but they would take over the campuses.If a partnership is approved, Crowe said the school would come off the IR list for two years. If not, Crowe said the district would take it back over. They can continue the partnership for up to 10 years.Gregg said the district has done many things at Ector to improve it, including bringing in additional staff to work with students to bring up test scores.Debbie Mossbarger, the parent of a Dowling fifth-grader, said knowing that the district has a plan will help her prepare her son for middle school over the summer. “I think it’s important for parents to be involved. We have two older girls and we adopted one, so parent involvement has always been something I think is very important. We were very involved in our daughters’ education process. They’re both graduates of college now and have good jobs, so I think it’s important that they’re encouraging that,” Mossbarger said. “I think it’s important that parents know that the district says, ‘Yeah, there’s a problem here and here’s what we’re going to do about it.’ I think that’s important. I think it’s important that the upper management stays in touch with the little guys,” she added.Crowe said applications are due Wednesday, a contract has to be sent to the state by April 30 and April 24 is the target date for the board to vote on it. He added that he plans to present it to the board in the first part of April.If You GoParent meetingscenter_img Facebook WhatsApp Previous articleMan charged after girl, 11, discloses sexual assault to teacherNext articleHIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lubbock Estacado races past Monahans for regional berth admin Twitter The Ector County Independent School District Board of Trustees will have special parent meetings at some of the elementary schools that feed into middle schools that are on improvement required status under state accountability standards. Pinterest Ireland Elementary School gymnasium, 4301 Dawn Ave., will host a meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday.last_img read more

LUH third most overcrowded hospital in Ireland today

first_img Pinterest WhatsApp News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th DL Debate – 24/05/21 By News Highland – February 24, 2020 There were 34 people awaiting in-patient beds at Letterkenny University Hospital this morning according to the latest report from INMO.It’s the third most overcrowded hospital in Ireland today.81 people were waiting at University Hospital Limerick making it the most overcrowded while nationally there were a total of 573 people at hospitals across the country today. LUH third most overcrowded hospital in Ireland today Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Harps come back to win in Waterford Pinterest Twitter Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty center_img Homepage BannerNews Google+ Previous articleSoldier F case adjourned until next monthNext articleSt Pats v Derry City – OFF News Highland Facebook WhatsApp Google+ Twitter Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic last_img read more