Red Hill Rise Proposal / Maxwan + MS architekti


first_imgArchDaily Mixed Use Architecture “COPY” Red Hill Rise Proposal / Maxwan + MS architektiSave this projectSaveRed Hill Rise Proposal / Maxwan + MS architekti Red Hill Rise Proposal / Maxwan + MS architekti Projects Czech Republic “COPY” ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/422512/red-hill-rise-proposal-maxwan Clipboard ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/422512/red-hill-rise-proposal-maxwan Clipboard CopyThe Maxwan, in collaboration with MS architekti, designed Red Hill Rise proposal is a mixed use building on top of a metro station, which includes offices and retail located along a major spine road connecting the airport and historical city center of Prague. They came up with the idea of ‘breaking-up’ the building volume and inserting landscape and public space in between. More images and architects’ description after the break.Save this picture!Courtesy of MaxwanRecommended ProductsMetallicsTECU®Copper Surface – Classic CoatedMetallicsKriskadecorMetal Fabric – Outdoor CladdingMetallicsStudcoWall Stop Ends – EzyCapMetallicsSculptformClick-on Battens in Ivanhoe ApartmentsThe backdrop of the project is a dramatically steep slope (max. 14m height difference), the site being located in a tranquil residential area while required program is purely commercial and requires expressive architecture. Furthermore, there is a lack of sufficient public space in the neighborhood. Save this picture!Courtesy of MaxwanTherefore, their ‘breaking up’ approach is not only for being sensitive to the tranquil surroundings avoiding massive building volume, but also aiming for commercially competitive office space yet achieving expressive architecture.ArchitectsMaxwanLocationPrague, Czech RepublicPartner in ChargeHiroki MatsuuraTeam LeadersJason Hilgefort, Rene SangersTeamArtur Borejszo, Veronika Komova, Valentina Chiappa Nunez, Aleksandar Hrib, Nobuki Ogasahara, Ignas Uogintas, Janneke EarlCollaboratorMS architekti s.r.o. (Michal Sourek, Pavel Hrebecky, Tomas Filgas, Martin Studnicka, Thomas Zagdoun, Idan Zveibil)Engineering Structures & InstallationsABT bvHorticultureEbben NurseriesCommercial ConsultancyACTM Netherlands bv (for shopping centres & high traffic locations)Traffic & ParkingPeter Brogt Traffic AdviceEnergy, Sustainability and EngineeringBuro Happold, Search Engineering bv, Energysim s.r.o.Facade EngineeringScheldebouw bvOffice market & ’Het Nieuwe Werken’HEVO bvGeology & FoundationsJaroslav PasekReal Estate, Retail Development&H Real Estate bvClientKKCG Real Estate a.s.Site Area1.2 haTotal GFA41,000 m2Program AreasService/Retail 250 m2 gfa; Offices 28,750 m2 gfa; Parking 700 spacesEstimated Building Cost€55MProject Year2013PhotographsCourtesy of MaxwanProject Year2013PhotographsCourtesy of MaxwanEngineering StructuresABT bvInstallationsABT bvGeologyJaroslav PasekFoundationsJaroslav PasekProject gallerySee allShow lessDoes Prince Charles Abuse His Power Over Architects?Architecture NewsUnified Architectural Theory: An IntroductionArticles Share Save this picture!Courtesy of MaxwanWritten by Alison Furuto Share CopyAbout this officeMaxwanOfficeFollow#TagsProjectsUnbuilt ProjectMixed Use ArchitectureResidential ArchitecturePragueResidentialMixed UseCzech RepublicPublished on August 31, 2013Cite: Alison Furuto. “Red Hill Rise Proposal / Maxwan + MS architekti” 31 Aug 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Read commentsBrowse the CatalogShowershansgroheShower MixersVinyl Walls3MExterior Vinyl Finish – DI-NOC™ Abstract EarthPartitionsSkyfoldMarkerboard Finish for Folding WallsPanels / Prefabricated AssembliesKingspan Insulated PanelsInsulated Wall Panels – Designwall R-seriesWoodBruagRoom Acoustics – Interior Cladding PanelsEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesIsland Exterior FabricatorsCurtain Wall Facade SystemsConcreteKrytonCrystalline Waterproofing – KIMBricksNelissenSpecial Bricks – Slips and HalvesCeramicsTerrealTerracotta cladding in Le TrèfleEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesFranken-SchotterFacade System –  LINEASideboardsUSMLow Shelving – HallerTable LampsLeds-C4Lighting – ElampMore products »Read commentsSave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! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my streamlast_img read more

Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces Special Dividend


first_imgMerchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces Special Dividend and TrustPreferred Securities IssuanceSOUTH BURLINGTON, VT – The Board of Directors of Merchants Bancshares, Inc.(NASDAQ: MBVT), the parent company of Merchants Bank, today declared a specialcash dividend of $4.50 per share payable December 17, 2004 to shareholders of record asof the close of business on December 10, 2004. The total amount of this special dividendwill be approximately $28.10 million. After looking at several alternatives, MerchantsBoard of Directors has determined that the lower tax rates on dividends provide anopportunity for Merchants to return capital to its shareholders in the form of a specialdividend in a simple, fair and transparent process. Merchants has decided to moveforward with a special dividend as the optimal capital management alternative. Merchantswill remain well capitalized under applicable regulatory guidelines after the specialdividend. Merchants hereby notifies participants in its dividend reinvestment plan that itis temporarily suspending its dividend reinvestment plan, effective as of the date hereofthrough December 18, 2004, in order to permit payment of the special dividend. Alldividend payments will be made in the form of a check.Merchants also plans to participate in a private placement of $20 million of trustpreferred securities, through a newly formed Delaware statutory trust affiliate ofMerchants. The transaction will be part of a pooled trust preferred program. Keefe,Bruyette & Woods, Inc. and FTN Financial Capital Markets, a division of FirstTennessee Bank, N.A., will serve as placement agents in the offering. These hybridsecurities are expected to qualify as regulatory capital for Merchants, up to certainregulatory limits. At the same time they are considered debt for tax purposes, and as such,interest payments are fully deductible. While trust preferred securities have been aregulatory capital funding option for bank holding companies since 1996, there has beenno prior time period where an equivalent level of relative cost effectiveness has existedversus alternative funding options. Upon issuance, the trust preferred securities will bearinterest at a fixed rate for five years, and after five years, the rate will adjust quarterly.The trust preferred securities mature on December 31, 2034, and are redeemable at theCompanys option beginning after five years from issuance. The proceeds from the saleof the trust preferred securities will be used for general corporate purposes, allowingMerchants to pay the special dividend, and at the same time continuing to pursuealternative growth opportunities.Merchants estimates that the payment of the dividend and the issuance of the trustpreferred securities will reduce 2005 net interest income on an after tax basis byapproximately $1.06 million, or approximately 17 cents per share.Mr. Joseph Boutin, President and Chief Executive Officer and Ms. Janet Spitler, ChiefFinancial Officer, will host a conference call to discuss this special dividend payment anddebt issuance at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Friday, December 3, 2004. Interested partiesmay participate in the conference call by dialing (888) 428-4480, the title of the call isSpecial Dividend Conference Call for Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Participants are askedto call in a few minutes prior to the call in order to register. A replay will be availablethrough December 17, 2004. The U.S. replay dial-in number is (800) 475-6701. Theinternational replay dial-in number is (320) 365-3844. The replay access code, regardlessof dial-in location, is 759060.The mission of Merchants Bank is to provide best-in-class community banking servicesin the state of Vermont. This commitment is fulfilled through a community, branch-based,system that includes 35 bank offices throughout Vermont, employees dedicated toquality customer service, and innovative banking products such as Free Checking forLife ®, MoneyLYNX ® money market accounts, and CommerceLYNX ® business bankingproducts. Merchants Bank also includes a trust and investment division, known asMerchants Trust Company, serving individuals and institutions. For more informationabout Merchants Bank visit our website at www.mbvt.com(link is external). Merchants stock is traded onthe NASDAQ National Market system under the symbol MBVT. Member FDIC.Some of the statements contained in this press release constitute forward-lookingstatements. Forward-looking statements relate to expectations, beliefs, projections, futureplans and strategies, anticipated events or trends and similar expressions concerningmatters that are not historical facts. The forward-looking statements reflect Merchantscurrent views about future events and are subject to risks, uncertainties, assumptions andchanges in circumstances that may cause Merchants actual results to differ significantlyfrom those expressed in any forward-looking statement. Forward-looking statementsshould not be relied on since they involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties andother factors that are, in some cases, beyond Merchants control and which couldmaterially affect actual results. The factors that could cause actual results to differmaterially from current expectations include changes in general economic conditions inVermont, changes in interest rates, changes in competitive product and pricing pressuresamong financial institutions within Merchants markets, and changes in the financialcondition of Merchants borrowers. The forward-looking statements contained hereinrepresent Merchants judgment as of the date of this report, and Merchants cautionsreaders not to place undue reliance on such statements. For further information, pleaserefer to Merchants reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.last_img read more

Announced flights from Italy and Switzerland to Mali Lošinj


first_imgMore information about the flights can be found on the official website Silver Air-and. The representative of Silver Air, Dina Peverelli, announced this year’s flight schedule to Mali Lošinj, while the director of the Croatian National Tourist Board in Italy Viviana Vukelić emphasized that transport connections are extremely important for Croatia, especially in the context of airlines. She informed those present about this year’s presentation of the Croatian tourist offer in November at the fair in Lugano, which will bring the residents of the potent Swiss canton of Ticino closer to our tourist offer. On that occasion, Ricardo Hesky, director of Jadranka hotels, presented the offer of Lošinj Hotels & Villas hotel brand, which is part of Jadranka hoteli doo, and invited those present to visit and discover Mali Lošinj this summer and enjoy the benefits of the island and tourist offer. Organized by Silver Air and Lošinj Hotels & Villas, seasonal airlines have been announced in Milan that will connect Mali Lošinj with Lugano and Venice. center_img Namely, from June 15 to September 20, 2019, Silver Air will connect Mali Lošinj with Lugano and Venice by direct lines, thus making this Kvarner island more accessible to foreign guests. Flight schedule: Lugano – Mali Losinj and Venice – Mali Losinj last_img read more

NNPC, First E&P, Schlumberger to Develop Anyala and Madu Fields


first_imgNigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), First Exploration & Production (First E&P) and Schlumberger signed a tripartite agreement for development of the Anyala and Madu fields under OML 83 and OML 85, offshore Nigeria.Under the agreement, Schlumberger will contribute the required services in kind and capital for the project development until first oil, the company said.OML 83 and OML 85 are in shallow waters 40 km offshore in the Niger Delta. The Anyala and Madu fields are discoveries with a combined STOIIP of more than 450 million bbl and GIIP of more than 800 Bscf.First E&P holds a 40% interest in the licenses and is the operator of the asset; NNPC holds the remaining 60%.The project will be developed with an existing FPSO and is designed to add 50,000 bbls of oil per day and 120 MMscf of gas per day.Project FID is expected to be made in December 2017, with first oil production in 2019. The investment in the project, phased over several years, is estimated at $700 million.The agreement is based on a guaranteed project return and includes a payment assurance bank facility.last_img read more

Batesville Enrollment Numbers Close To Last Year


first_imgBATESVILLE – There is a slight decrease in the number of students attending class at Batesville Community Schools so far this year.Early this school year, there are approximately 2,150 students, less than a percentage point down from last year.Batesville Superintendent Dr. Jim Roberts told school board members Monday that numbers can fluctuate as the school year progresses.The following breakdown lists student numbers at respective schools:Batesville Primary School (grades K-2) – 455 studentsBatesville Intermediate School (grades 3-5) – 462 studentsBatesville Middle School (grades 6-8) – 484 studentsBatesville High School (grades 9-12) – 749 studentslast_img read more