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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.
Major residential regeneration by Glenn Howells Architects, Maccreanor Lavington Architects and ShedKM: detailed landscape masterplan by Grant Associates for 207 family homes and 90 apartments plus a new public park, public open spaces, communal gardens and canal-side public realm.
Pioneering centre of excellence for rail engineering designed by Bond Bryan Architects wins a Construction Project of the Year Award. The £22m facility is first major National College development in UK.
3 Arena Central Building in Birmingham design by Make Architects: UK Cabinet Office to take a long-term lease at 239,000 sqft office building, part of the government drive to modernise its estate.
Design2e has been commissioned to deliver a two-stage tender project to build two luxury apartment blocks, called Left Bank, in the centre of Birmingham. The towers will stand at 22 and over 31 storeys when complete, making the larger of the pair the tallest residential building in the city.
Carbon neutral project designed by Fairhursts Design Group. Constructed with a glulam timber frame, the building is finished with western red cedar boarding and single-fired terracotta rain screen cladding. CLT is used for the floor structure.
Grant for this intriguing Modernist building from The Getty Foundation.
Orms has completed the refurbishment of a new high-specification co-working space in the centre of Birmingham for CEG. Located on the 21st and 22nd floors of the iconic 28-storey Alpha Tower, Alpha Works caters for the booming demand for flexible, collaborative and alternative work spaces in the region.
Students had to move from buildings at Nottingham Trent University after similar cladding to the Grenfell Tower was discovered. Three of seven blocks at Byron House student accommodation reportedly use Reynobond ACM PE panels for building cladding.
Design: Pick Everard Architects
A mixed-use building – ranging from laboratories and office space, to café facilities and chemical and solvent storage rooms – a flagship project as part of the Midlands Engine initiative,
Design: Architects of Invention (AI)
The practice was approached by Chinese private equity fund PGC- Capital whose The Jewel Court, 77 one-two bed luxury apartments, is already on site in Birmingham.
Design: Bond Bryan Architects
New College Nottingham and Central College have appointed a team of award-winning architects to take forward their plan for a ‘hub for skills’ in the city centre.
The city is located in the West Midlands, central England. The city is famous for historic architecture such as Birmingham Library, The Cube, The Rotunda Conversion, Brindleyplace Buildings, New Street Gateway Project, Selfridges Birmingham and the Beetham Tower – 10 Holloway Circus.
Design: Webb Gray Ltd, Architects
Leading tile supplier Solus Ceramics has added a touch of sophistication to a brand new £5m refurbishment project with the use of its stylish Hardline collection. The building offers the largest available floorplates on the M42 corridor.
The Surface & Materials Show announces a dynamic programme of issue-based seminars, talks, workshops and features. This year’s show (18-20 Oct) will come at a crucial time for the construction industry, when the sharing of knowledge and ideas is ever more vital.
Design: Sheppard Robson
The latest phase of the £300m campus extension at the University, ‘Collaborative Teaching Labs’, will encourage interdisciplinary working between STEM departments .
The world of architecture, design and construction has a keen appetite for the kind of innovation and quality that adds meaningful value to a project. Fortunately, the ingenuity of leading surface and materials producers results in a constantly evolving offering of the new, useful and beautiful… many examples of which will be on display at the Surface & Materials Show 2016.