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MECENE COMPANY PROFILE

Mecene company profile

Mecene company is urbanism and land development consultancy. We provide development advice to large land developers. We aspire towards quality, integrity, and high intellectual potential. Our commitment is to our profession and our clients. (more…)

6 EASY STEPS TO WIN VCAT CASE

Urban Design Expert Evidence

The Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) is a resolution service for civil claims.  VCAT is also used as a Land Development and Planning Permits dispute resolution tribunal. In defending Land Development claims Urban Designer commonly prepares expert evidence for the subject site.

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WHAT IS URBANISM?

What is Urbanism?

Urbanism is a scientific field that deals with planning and designing urban settlements and their surrounds for existential, long term human use and human needs in accordance with global environmental potentials. Professional applying above science is Urban Researcher or Urbanist.  (more…)

DESIGNING LARGE RETAIL AND COMMERCIAL CENTRES

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Retail and Commercial Centres development. What should you focus on when designing large retail centres? Successful modern retail centres are rarely developed without thorough planning, good design and rigorous economic study behind them. It is a standard professional practice in Australia to analyse all aspects of development prior to designing the subject site.

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URBAN SUSTAINABILITY

Urban Sustainability

Urban sustainability and urban design towards good city design. Urban Design process should incorporate larger awareness of sustainable elements and processes. This research considers how strategies in the city design overseas can have practical applications in the Australian context, with an emphasis on economical use of space and preservation of natural resources. (more…)

CITIES WITH KIDS IN MIND

Designing for kids while designing with them. Have you ever seen ultimately imaginative place maybe in the gallery or in the theatre? Did you immediately guess it must be for children? Why? Designing cities to suit children’s imagination, mobility and safety, to develop their perception and entertain them. (more…)

DESIGNING THE CITY WITH LOVE PRINCIPAL

Why we love some cities? Love maps and mental mapping. Mental mapping of all places we have been to and wanted to forget as well as creation of love maps for those we hold close to our hearts.

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