Category | Arkitrek Interns

BSBCC Composting

BSBCC composting

Composting area and new walkway at Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre. Arkitrek design, group facilitation and construction management by Maryam Gomary from London Metropolitan University School of Architecture

Tadika… Ta Dah!

Kindergarten at Kg Tinangol

By Camps International Project Diary: For a while now our kindergarten at Camp Tinangol has looked like some large posts stuck in the mud and essentially that’s what it was. But during a sudden burst of pre-summer activity something much more ‘Kindy’ shaped has started to appear…

Camp Bongkud, Ranau

Camp Bongkud, Sabah

Arkitrekkers, Nick Nearchou and Zhen Ron with two other volunteers from the United Kingdom, Holly and Annabel contributing to the Community of Kampung Bongkud. Arkitrek is helping Camps International to build a Community Hall and a Gravity Feed Water Tank for the Bongkud community

Mantanani Mission

Nick Nearchou, Arkitrek Engineering Intern

By Nicholas Nearchou: Arriving into the Arkitrek office on my first day I really had no idea of the technical challenges confronting me during my internship in Sabah. After the initial briefing I was presented with the impossible Mantanani Kindergarten construction task.

Mantanani Kindergarten Roof Goes Up

Mantanani Kindergarten Roof Goes Up

battling severe weather, Arkitrekkers Tan Zhen Ron and Nick Nearchou oversee the successfull raising of the roof on Mantanani Kindergarten. This landmark stage in the project was enabled by volunteers from Chevaliar College, New South Wales and as always, the whole construction operation is propped up with lashings of wry humour and hard work from Albi, Hashim and Jai of Camp Mantanani