FOA

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AcronymDefinition
FOAFunding Opportunity Announcement (NIH)
FOAFaculty of Actuaries (various locations)
FOAFundamentals of Advertising (course)
FOAForeign Office Architects (UK)
FOAFreedom of Association
FOAFag Og Arbejde (Danish: Trade and Labour)
FOAField of Activity (various organizations)
FOAFinal Offer Arbitration (aka pendulum arbitration)
FOAFiefdom of Angels (Kevin Max novel)
FOAFurther Oral Activity (education)
FOAFriends of Animals
FOAFuzzy Optimization Algorithm
FOAFirst of All
FOAFiber Optic Association
FOAFollowers of Asura (Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures; gaming)
FOAFormula One Association
FOAFramework of Agreement (various locations)
FOAForm of Authorization
FOAFate of Atlantis (Indiana Jones computer game)
FOAFax of Acceptance (contracts)
FOAField Operating Agency
FOAFutures and Options Association
FOAFörsvarets Forskningsanstalt (Swedish Defence Research Establishment)
FOAFriends of Archaeology (various locations)
FOAForward Operational Assessment (US Army)
FOAFocus of Attention
FOAFestival of Arts
FOAFoyers Occupationnels d'Accueil (French: Occupational Health Homes)
FOAFirst Office Application
FOAFlèche d'Or Anderlecht (Belgian archery club)
FOAFurther Oral Assessment (education)
FOAFashion Outlets of America Inc. (Lyndhurst, NJ)
FOAFriends of Angelo (loan program)
FOAFoot Orthotic Appliance
FOAFormula One Administration Ltd.
FOAFiber Optic Adapter
FOAFull on Assault
FOAFarmers of America
FOAField Operating Activity
FOAFormatting Objects Authoring (Java application)
FOAFear of Abandonment (psychology)
FOAFiber Optic Amplifier
FOAFlorida Orchestra Association
FOAForm of Address
FOAFriends of Al-Aqsa
FOAFirst Office Acceptance (wireless communications)
FOAForward Operating Agency
FOAFriend of Another (anonymous author)
FOAFriends of Afghanistan
FOAFiber-Optic Attenuator
FOAFront Office Assistant (job title)
FOAFront Office Appearance
FOAForm of Acceptance
FOAField Operations Assistant
FOAFree On Air
FOAForced Oil and Air (cooling power transformer)
FOAFederal Odometer Act
FOAFailed on Arrival (product defectiveness)
FOAFixed-Object-Attachment (highway safety engineering)
FOAFoundation of Annihilation (Counter-Strike gaming clan)
FOAForamen Ovale Apertum
FOAFriends of Amtrak
FOAFoundation for Outdoor Adventure (Britain)
FOAFirst Over All
FOAFailure to Obtain Action
FOAForests Owners' Association (RSA)
FOAFriends of the Argonauts (Canada)
FOAFile Originator's Address
FOAFull Operational Assessment
FOAFederal Order Administrator (GSA)
FOAFitting-Out Activity/Ability/Availability
FOAFriends of Abe
FOAFranchise Operating Agreement
FOAForward Operating/Operations Area
FOAFriends of Amy Grant
FOAFriends of Allonby Canoe Club Liverpool (Liverpool, UK)
FOAForce of Alliance (Wolrd of Warcraft guild)
FOAFuzzy Origination Approach
FOAFunctioning Outer Aspect (Dental)
FOAFunctional Operational Area
FOAFraternity of Assassins Gaming (gaming guild)
FOAFreaks of America
FOAFill on Arrival (prescription fulfillment)
FOAFollow-On Acquisition
FOAFlight Operations and Analysis
FOAFreemans of America (gaming clan)
FOAFresh off the Airplane (Internet slang)
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One of the original architects of the building, Alejandro Zaera-Polo of Foreign Office Architects, walked away from the project after he refused to compromise on his design to save money.
The announcement of Foreign Office Architects winning design chosen from a range of architects who between them designed Berlin's train station, the International Airport at Carrasco, the Yokohama International Terminal and the high speed complex in Florence - phew what talent - there came the usual cries from some of our citizens of "why do we need such a complex" , "what a waste of money" and that lovely comment "another white elephant".
Foreign Office Architects' Yokohoma International Port Terminal, which has a roof that is an undulating, walkable surface.
The conferences have also attracted top international speakers with Farshid Moussavi from Foreign Office Architects in the UK and Dr Suha Ozkan, Founding President, World Architecture Community and CEO, INNOCent Innovation Centre in Turkey, two of the key participants at the World Architecture Congress today (Monday) and tomorrow.
The contemporary designs, which use reflective metal, have been drawn up by the London-based Foreign Office Architects, which won the bidding for the contract.
The 350m [pounds sterling] Trinity EC3 multi-let estate, developed by Beetham Organisation and designed by Foreign Office Architects, is due to be complete in 2012, according to Beetham.
Our centre will be created by Farshid Moussavi and Alejandro Zaera Polo of Foreign Office Architects, and soon readers will get a glimpse of the design.
Among firms featured will be ShoP/Sharples Holden Pasquarelli (NYC), Reiser + Umemoto (NYC), Michael Maltzan (Los Angeles), UN Studio/Van Berkel & Bos (Amsterdam), and Foreign Office Architects (London and (Tokyo).
London and New York-based AZPML, which grew out of the station's original designers Foreign Office Architects, has now been replaced by Londonbased Haskoll on plans for the landmark's central atrium.
At the time, Emery was working with Acme founder Friedrich Ludewig, who was at Foreign Office Architects. In a chance discussion, Ludewig suggested a radical approach to reworking the house.
The conceptual team comprises urban design company EDAW providing overall team leadership, HOK Sport leading on the Olympic planning, and architects Allies and Morrison, Fluid and Foreign Office Architects.
Where genuinely new structures are imagined, as in the proposal for a new World Trade Center, 2002, by the English firm Foreign Office Architects ("the coolest architects in the world," according to the Times Magazine [London], they cannot actually be built, nor, more important, is there any dear reason why they should be, other than as gigantic follies.
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