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The World’s First Clear Glass Slide Looks Like A Dream

The World’s First Clear Glass Slide Looks Like A Dream

Our perpetually-dropped smartphones have pushed glass manufacturers to create stronger and more durable materials to survive our clumsiness. But if you’re curious just how advanced glass making techniques have gotten, someone has made a 9m working glass slide that’s completely transparent. The Vidre-Slide, designed by engineers at Eckersley O’Callaghan working with the glassmakers at Cricursa,Continue Reading

Project Update: The Shard – Eastlands Shopping Precinct

Project Update: The Shard – Eastlands Shopping Precinct

The Shard, a 24m by 12m steel roof structure, which cantilevers to create the effect of a floating ceiling. Located at the new Eastlands Shopping Precinct in Melbourne, this beautifully designed piece of architecture is an iconic entrance feature, transitioning clients from the ordinary world into one of discovery. Architecturally designed by The Buchan GroupContinue Reading

Thomas Heatherwick’s Gin Distillery for Bombay Sapphire

Thomas Heatherwick’s Gin Distillery for Bombay Sapphire

Constructed with custom made glass from Cricursa the Bombay Sapphire Gin Distillery in the UK is a testament to modern design and glass manufacturing techniques. You can see a video of the project here. To find out more about Cricursa products for your next project get in touch today. British designer Thomas Heatherwick has completedContinue Reading