ISU

  Congratulations to ISU on their new science laboratories

The new science laboratories for the International School of Uganda (ISU) in Lubowa were officially opened on November 26th. The FBW design uses locally sourced, natural, sustainable material that is complementary to the existing environment that will aid in teaching students about sustainable design. Other renewable features include a solar water heater, rain collection reservoir, high ceilings with natural cross ventilation and a greenhouse that regulates the air temperature via a solar chimney. The overall design is child friendly and encourages learning through the melding of science and environment.

ISU

 FBW Engineering appointed for key projects

Coca Cola Namanwe

FBW was recently appointed as Civil and Structural Engineers to provide engineering designs, engineering over-sight, project management and site supervision of the construction works for key projects. The team will provide construction oversight for the Coca Cola project in Mbarara, full engineering services for the UMEME training facility, and structural design for the Uganda regional stadia in Jinja, Mbale and Gulu. The FBW structural engineering department also performed an appraisal for the Hima Cement factory in order to assess existing structures and provide recommendations to the company.

  FBW appointed for next stage of Europa House study

After successful completion of the pre-feasibility study FBW now won the tender for detailing the clients brief and to compile terms of reference for an international architectural design competition.

EU

  First building and bus park completed for Downtown Kigali

Downtown Kigali

The first building and a state-of-the-art bus park have been completed for the 70,000m2 Downtown Kigali commercial development in Rwanda. The design accommodates small-scale retail on the lower levels and office functions above and will also provide a large taxi and bus park. The bus and taxi Park has a capacity of over 40 buses and mini buses at one time and should open soon to serve the City of Kigali.

  FBW team supports MTN Kampala Marathon

FBW Uganda participated in the 2014 MTN Kampala Marathon with a large team of 42 staff, family and friends. The marathon was held the 23rd of November to help communities in need gain access to clean water. Despite the rain and poor weather, the FBW Marathon Team completed the 10 km race. Congratulations to our fastest male and female runners Dominic Makayo from support staff

MTN Marathon

  FBW donates to charity in lieu of holiday cards

Happy Holidays!

This year FBW will donate money to a charitable organization nominated by staff in lieu of purchasing holiday cards or designing a holiday e-card. FBW wishes you all Happy Holidays.

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