Liverpool architecture news: built environment professionals gathered at RIBA North in Liverpool for event about regeneration of waterfront environments through urban and landscape design ; ArchitEx 2018 starts in 1 week – free-to-attend Annual Exhibition, CPD Certified Conference and Networking Reception – the UK’s leading Architecture & Building Design event.
Planning application submitted for a new Welcome Pavilion designed by K2 Architects, the first phase of a masterplan to upgrade the UNESCO World Heritage waterfront attraction.
Planning application approve 8 former shipping containers at Collingwood Dock, to be transformed into a new heritage trail visitor centre highlighting the long and illustrious history of the north Liverpool and Bootle docks.
Rrefurbishment and conversion of The Cunard, an Grade II-listed building built in 1917. The six-storey construction not only provided sanctuary as a Second World War air-raid shelter, its dockside location also made it an ideal site for ship building blueprints and luggage storage.
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UK architecture centre RIBA North in Liverpool announces winter programme of exhibitions and events, starting with Cerámica on 28 October, plus Stirling Prize Models and The Presidents Medals.
RIBA and Knowsley Council announce Mark Wray Architects with Seed Landscape as competition winners for redesign of Prescot Market Place, Knowsley in Merseyside, England. The renewal will compliment proposed Shakespeare North Playhouse and new cinema. The design competition brief requested a landmark space.
Planning permission granted for Plaza 1821 and Hive City Docks at Princes Dock, part of £5.5 billion Liverpool Waters scheme, for the Regenda Group, and Your Housing Group
Residential tower of around 85,000 sqft: the multi-storey apartment block in Princes Dock will be built by Peel as the company’s first Private Rented Sector development project and bought by Liverpool-based Regenda.
Design: Brock Carmichael Architects
Primesite – a property developer based in Liverpool – has started conversion of Strand Plaza, a new luxury residential development on The Strand.
Unity Theatre has worked with Liverpool based architects, K2, and contractors and social enterprise Vivark, to deliver the ambitious £845,000 Build Unity Better redevelopment project.
Design: Austin-Smith:Lord Architects
The new building design embraces modern methods of teaching in a facility that encourages collaborative and social learning. It includes a case pit for debate plus a trading floor.
OMI Architects selected to advance their competition winning designs for ‘Pop Up’ village at Egerton Square next to Wirral Metropolitan College, provide amenities for emerging Four Bridges quarter.
First glimpse of new Central Docks neighbourhood on former Liverpool docklands site, at MIPIM, in Cannes, as well as releasing eight new plots for investor development.