When you work in Japan, the threat of flooding is a natural consideration. But the Great East Japan Earthquake on March 11, 2011, advanced Hirokazu and Yoko Suemitsu's awareness of disaster prevention drastically. Today, this husband and wife team lead the architectural and product design firm SUEP. and incorporate disaster prevention and energy-saving ideas into all their plans, including their recent design for the Ureshino-City Cultural Center & Shiota Junior High School.
Topics: Architecture, Case Study, Firm Profile, Great East Japan Earthquake, Hirokazu Suemitsu, Project Highlight, SimTread, Success Story, SUEP, Ureshino-City Cultural Center & Shiota Junior, Vectorworks Architect, Yoko Suemitsu