Murray Hotel in Hong Kong

Murray Hotel in Hong Kong

Designed by Foster + Partners, the Murray, Hong Kong’s newest luxury hotel has now fully opened to the public. Located on the southern edge of Central with panoramic views of The Peak and the gardens to the south, this major transformation of a listed government office building reinvents this unique urban quarter.

BBVA Bancomer Tower Mexico

BBVA Bancomer Headquarters Mexico City

RIBA Awards for International Excellence 2018 for this building design by Rogers, Stirk Harbour + Partners with Legorreta + Legorreta: a new urban landmark on the skyline of Mexico City, the BBVA Bancomer tower marks the gateway to the Paseo de la Reforma from Chapultepec Park.

Generali Tower Citylife in Milan

Generali Tower, CityLife in Milan

Designed by Zaha Hadid Architects the tower offers broad views across Milan, the twist orientates the tower’s higher floors to the primary southeast axis leading to Bramante’s 15th Century tribune of Santa Maria della Grazie, and beyond to the centre of the city.

Grenfell Tower fire in West London building

Grenfell Tower Hackitt Review

RIBA raise serious concerns over direction of Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety, led by Dame Judith Hackitt, which started after Grenfell Tower fire. The final report is due in May.

BCDA Iconic Building Manila | www.e-architect.co.uk

BCDA Iconic Building in Manila

Design: CAZA (Carlos Arnaiz Architects) – award for this multi-level building landscape, growing from an expansive public park on grade to a vertically-hanging arboretum along the circulation cores, and up towards a health-themed urban roof farm.

40 Leadenhall Street London Skyscraper

London Skyscrapers: Images + Architects

Skyscrapers in the UK Capital – Sky Garden renewal in July ; London Tall Buildings Survey provides a comprehensive review of all towers over 20 storeys proposed, in planning or under construction across the capital ; Planning permission awarded for striking office building in heart of the City by Make Architects: 40 Leadenhall Street.