Powerhouse for SAFE Project Ulu Papar Bio-Cultural Heritage Centre, Kg. Buayan, Sabah Danum Valley Conservation Area The Tagal Hut, Kg. Meligan, Sabah BSBCC Observation Platform section drawing Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre Borneo Rainforest Lodge - Chalets BSBCC Observation Platform, Sepilok, Sabah Borneo Rainforest Lodge Arkitrek Camp Tinangol Kindergarten - Conceptual Perspective Arkitrek Camp Borneo Rainforest Lodge Maliau Basin Seraya Camp - Concept Sketch

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Arkitrek Blog

Prof. Ho

When I first met Prof Ho Coy Choke he was hunched over his plate clumsily shoveling rice into his mouth. He spoke in a loud abrupt tone without looking up. Once his meal was finished he straightened up, slid a pair of heavy rimmed glasses onto his nose and transferred his attention to me. I […]

Background

On the Arkitrek itself we had an architectural design brief to work to but in many ways this was secondary to the bigger picture that we were involved in: rainforest conservation, economics and sustainable forest management

Ripe Hairy Red Fruit

To get things moving I’ll publish an edited version of an email that I originally sent on 17 Oct 2004 * * * * * I knew when I took on this job that it would involve chopping down a few rainforest trees, the justification being that you’ve got to loose a few to save […]