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Floating forest in Rotterdam officially opened

Floating forest in Rotterdam officially opened

Yesterday, on National Tree Day, the bobbing forest in the Rijnhaven in Rotterdam - next to the floating pavilion - was officially opened. The forest consists of 20 floating trees and is designed by Mothership. The forest is an art project, raising questions about...

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Royal meeting at KIVI

Royal meeting at KIVI

Yesterday our co-founder and nominee Rutger de Graaf-van Dinther had the honour to meet Princess Beatrix and Princess Mabel at the Day of the Engineer, organised by KIVI, the Royal Institute for Engineers. Although Rutger did not win - which makes us feel a little bit...

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To settle or not to settle?

To settle or not to settle?

Creating places and the settling of communities on the earth’s surface is an ancient, primordial activity that reinvents itself constantly. Ever since people started to build permanent settlements for habitation, they (re)arrange the physical structure of communities...

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How could transport look like on a floating city?

How could transport look like on a floating city?

Barend Vreugdenhil has done research on this. He has graduated from the master track Transport, Infrastructure and Logistics at the TU Delft. What did you do research on? Barend: “Floating cities require new infrastructure and transportation systems for their...

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Why floating cities are not a thing of the future

Why floating cities are not a thing of the future

This video gives you a short introduction on what a floating city could look like and why we can - and should - start building today. KIVI made the video to introduce the three nominees for the Prins Friso Ingenieursprijs 2016, including our founder Rutger de...

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Harbors as a playground for fish

Harbors as a playground for fish

These are hard times for little fish. Along the coast, they need safe places to feed and hide from predators. But with the increase of concrete harbours and construction, finding a place to grow up is getting more and more difficult. The Biohut is providing a safe...

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Voted yet?

Voted yet?

You can now vote for The Engineer Of 2016! A small click for man, a giant leap for mankind. Rutger de Graaf-van Dinther is among the three finalists who are in the race to win the royal Prins Friso Ingenieursprijs 2016. Rutger co-founded Blue21, Deltasync and Indymo....

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Blue Academy: Artificial Fish Nurseries

Blue Academy: Artificial Fish Nurseries

This Friday, the 12th of February, the Blue Academy will guest Marie Brousse, Ecocean representative for Northern Europe. She will talk about The Biohut, an artificial fish nursery to be put on or under any kind of man-made infrastructure – especially floating ones...

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The Blind Spot of the Real Estate Industry

The Blind Spot of the Real Estate Industry

Are you in real estate? And have you ever thought of sea level rise as a business opportunity? Probably not. And it must be said, the science on the expected sea level rise is ambiguous.  One minute the IPCC is adjusting its scenario’s to a few centimeter per year,...

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