Tectons

Tecton tour

Architects given a behind-the-scenes look at some of the zoo’s curvy concrete structures were fascinated by the iconic designs. Director Terry Plant and staff from The Design Büro in Leamington Spa were given a tour of some of the 12 Tecton buildings by Zoo Director Derek Grove. DZG has the world’s largest single collection of Continue reading Tecton tour

Carlo's an angel!

The innovative restoration work of DZG’s iconic Tectons has been recognised at a glittering London awards ceremony. Construction Supervisor, Carlo Diponio, has been named as the winner of the outstanding contribution to heritage category of the Historic England Angel Awards following his role in our £1.15m Heritage Lottery funded project to repair four of the Continue reading Carlo’s an angel!