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Missives from Hothouse Design

Why schematics aren’t maps

Deirdre Wilson – Wednesday, December 19, 2018   

Maps and road schematics look very different to each but they are both still recognisably about roads. Not only do they serve entirely different purposes but they are used in vastly different environments. All of these differences affect the end result but it is the end purpose that has the most influence on the design.   Read More . . .

2018 in review. Looking back over our 28th year.

Deirdre Wilson – Monday, December 17, 2018   

In this our last working week of 2018 and the tail end of our 28th year in business, I look back on our year and share with you the changes that have or haven’t taken place.   Read More . . .


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