Birmingham architecture news, West Midlands building developments & architects office updates – Birmingham buildings news, Midlands architectural design, UK: BCU’s new £31m building, Curzon B, has opened.
Smithfield Market Birmingham Contest, West Midlands, UK: Colander Associates seek team with exceptional creativity and leadership skills to design a new market for Birmingham: ‘City of a Thousand Trades’ competition in central England.
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Snug Architects win RIBA Competition to design The Wall of Answered Prayer in Birmingham, UK, a piece of West Midlands public art made from one million bricks, each representing an answered prayer.
Improving Building Façade Technologies for Better Energy Efficiency project – a group of researchers from the University of Nottingham, Loughborough University and University of Exeter was awarded a £1.65 million grant from the EPSRC.
New 160 seat temporary theatre building on site adjoining Wolverhampton Grand Theatre on Lichfield Street by Keith Williams Architects approved by City Council.
Soho Wharf Birmingham masterplan design by Claridge Architects – major canal-side development submitted for planning: residential-led, mixed-use project transforms derelict industrial canal-side site.
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The Timber Yard Birmingham housing – design by Claridge Architects – 379 high quality homes for young professionals has received planning approval.
The Indoor Sports Centre at the University of Birmingham designed by Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands is one of two National RIBA award winners in the West Midlands.
Design: Stanton Williams
Transformation of Birmingham’s Mailbox, designed by Stanton Williams, will shortly begin on site following the appointment of contractors. Works on the building are planned for completion in 2015.
Originally completed in 1970, Mailbox was converted into one of the largest mixed use buildings in the UK in 2001, with 16,000 sqm of commercial office space, two hotels and over 9,000 sqm of retail space.
Glenn Howells Architects’ design for the i9 building in Wolverhampton will provide 50,000 sq. ft. of Grade A office space and is scheduled to be completed in 2020.
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With just two more months to go, The National Homebuilding & Renovating Show has witnessed 85 per cent of its stand capacity being snapped up by exhibitors and is issuing its last call for entry.