From a broken home and being homeless to founding a startup that raises £19m from the Reuben brothers, modular housebuilder Joseph Daniels breaks the mould for getting into property. And he’s still only 27. Adam Branson meets him.
In 1966, architect Cedric Price exclaimed: “Technology is the answer, but what was the question?”, a quote very much relevant in 2019 as the built environment begins to embrace tech, according to Lauren Poon, head of digital at CallisonRTKL.
Phil Langley has been an architect for over 15 years and has spent most of that time designing buildings. However, over the past year-and-a-half, Langley has led a team of 23 at architecture and engineering firm Bryden Wood to create technologies that automate the architect's role.
The smart developer has delivered an office building for Triodos Bank in the Netherlands engineered to be sustainable inside and out with the latest circular construction principles designed throughout.