Archinect - News 2015-09-02T02:25:23-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/135112269/prepare-your-emergency-survival-kit-with-inspiration-from-some-of-the-dry-futures-competition-prize-packages Prepare your emergency survival kit with inspiration from some of the Dry Futures competition prize packages Justine Testado 2015-08-27T16:40:00-04:00 >2015-08-27T19:15:16-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/oz/oz5hghzi3qon82ot.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Whether you're venturing out into nature doing long-term research for a project or you're preparing for the next natural disaster that may strike your city, it's always a good idea to have a survival kit ready if things go awry and an emergency arises. If you haven't prepared a kit and need some starter suggestions on what to pack, Archinect hand-picked a selection of survival products that were kindly provided by a group of reputable brands for our <a href="http://dryfutures.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Dry Futures</a> design competition. The top three prizes in each category will include these custom survival kits.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ts/ts3o0he028xxd5si.jpg"></p><p>Naturally, staying as healthy as possible is crucial in any survival situation. Devoted to creating durable everyday products equipped with life-saving capabilities, <a href="http://www.lifegear.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Life Gear</a>'s "Wings of Life" and "Grab and Go" Survival Packs include lightweight water-resistant backpacks to carry their accompanying essentials, including: 3-day supply of food and water for one person, poncho/thermal blanket, tarp, personal hygiene and first-aid k...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/61468039/win-an-evolo-2012-skyscraper-competition-poster Win an eVolo 2012 Skyscraper Competition Poster Archinect 2012-11-15T19:46:00-05:00 >2012-11-16T18:26:46-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qb/qbi2ru59ke7aryiy.jpg" width="514" height="505" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <a href="http://shop.evolo.us/product/evolo-2012-skyscraper-competition-poster" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The poster</a> showcases 620 projects (90%) submitted to the eVolo 2012 Skyscraper Competition.</p> <p> Size: 32" x 24"<br> Double Sided<br> ISBN: 978-1938740022<br> Limited Edition: 1000 copies</p> <p> Archinect has 5 copies to give away to our readers. To enter to win one, <a href="https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dFcyalpqWkxxU3Z1ZDhQdHM1ZXhuenc6MA" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">just fill out this quick survey</a>. We will randomly select 5 respondents.</p> <p> <em>(Information submitted to the survey will not be shared with any 3rd party, we promise!)</em></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/e3/e36whe8cv42hoks2.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yc/yc06n7xobs85mskk.jpg" title=""></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/60522948/we-re-giving-away-a-3-day-pass-to-greenbuild-winner-will-be-selected-later-today We're giving away a 3-day pass to Greenbuild! Winner will be selected later today. Archinect 2012-11-12T12:18:00-05:00 >2012-11-12T12:19:01-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/aw/awk4xhj7ud7qg6p0.jpg" width="514" height="648" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <strong>reThink Wood is offering a three day <a href="http://www.greenbuildexpo.org" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Greenbuild</a> pass ($1,000 value) to one lucky Archinect respondent!</strong><br> Greenbuild runs from&nbsp;November 14-16 in San Francisco, CA<br><em>The pass includes access to plenary sessions, exhibit hall, educational sessions, Opening Keynote &amp; Celebration, Leadership Awards and conference bag.</em></p> <p> <strong>To enter the competition <a href="https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dHo1OURnX0VpS1A1QUZyV3hZdU9SZWc6MQ" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">fill out this quick survey</a>. A winner will be selected at random.</strong></p> <p> <br> The <strong><a href="http://www.rethinkwood.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">reThink Wood initiative</a></strong> is a coalition of interests representing North America&rsquo;s wood products industry and forest landowners, public and private. They share a passion in wood and the forests they come from. Their goal is to educate the building community about the use of wood in buildings.&nbsp;&nbsp;<br> Visit them on Facebook: <a href="http://www.facebook.com/rethinkwood" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">www.facebook.com/rethinkwood</a>&nbsp; or&nbsp;Twitter: <a href="http://www.twitter.com/rethinkwood" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">www.twitter.com/rethinkwood</a> &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p> <em>Join reThink Wood at Greenbuild, at booth 3257N. reThink Wood will be sponsoring a &ldquo;Building Blocks Competition&rdquo; where participants are invited to design and build the most innovative struct...</em></p>