New Zealand Commercial Design Trends Series NZ Commercial Design Trends Vol. 30/6 - Page 26

Left:Tapered fins provide solar protection from the direct sun, while still allowing views back to the city. The south side of the building is fully glazed to gain the most natural light. The building is designed to be carbon neutral within 30 years, and the operational carbon footprint will be assessed annually. Project:41 Exhibition Street (41X), Melbourne Developer:Australian Institute of Architects Building architect:Lyons Interior architect, institute levels:Hassell Structural and civil engineer:Winward Structures Building services engineer:Aecom Project manager:DPPS Construction company:Hickory Group 24 SEARCH | SAVE | SHARE AT Story by Colleen Hawkes Photography by John Gollings save | share | video Search 43888 at