Green light for £42m Humber flood scheme

Funding has been secured for a £42 million upgrade to the tidal flood defence scheme in the Humber Estuary – improving flood protection to 113,000 properties. Led by the Environment Agency, the Humber Hull Frontages scheme will present an opportunity... View Article

Completion of the Murray Hotel is celebrated in Hong Kong

The Murray Hotel, re-imagined and designed by Foster + Partners, officially marked its completion at a plaque unveiling ceremony in Hong Kong officiated by guest-of-honour, Mrs. Carrie Lam, Chief Executive of the HKSAR along with Mr. Peter Woo, Chairman of... View Article

Castle Wharf development set to transform Nottingham canalside

Plans to transform an area of scrubland into premium student accommodation have been revealed by Leonard Design Architects following the announcement of successful planning permission. The development, located on the canal edge at Castle Wharf, has been designed by international... View Article

Bogle Architects announces first project in Bogotá, Colombia

Bogle Architects has been appointed to design the façade envelope of a 19-storey, high-end residential tower in Bogotá, the capital of Colombia. Working in collaboration with local architects and consultants, Bogle Architects has developed an innovative, layered façade system that... View Article

Boon Edam installed at 1 Fitzroy Place

Boon Edam, global entry experts, installed five of its Swinglane 900 security lanes to The Estee Lauder Companies headquarters located at 1 Fitzroy Place. A wide Swinglane was also installed for designated disabled access. Finished in a powder coating, the... View Article

Gilbert-Ash completes innovative swimming pool for Freemen’s School

Award-winning UK construction, refurbishment and fit out contractor, Gilbert-Ash, has recently completed the Freemen’s School project in Ashtead, Surrey, including an engineered timber swimming pool. Replacing the school’s original pool building which was lost to fire in 2014, the project... View Article

Tomato architecture: CRA designs new factory for Mutti

CRA-Carlo Ratti Associati wins international competition to design the new industrial plant of Italian food company Mutti. The project features a pavilion with walls made up of tomato-sauce glass jars and a public terrace overlooking 5,500 tons of fresh tomatoes... View Article

G F tomlinson hands over keys for advanced manufacturing building

Construction company G F Tomlinson has handed over the keys for Nottingham’s flagship Advanced Manufacturing Building to the University of Nottingham. The 9,000m2 state-of-the art building provides facilities for research to support and shape the UK’s advanced manufacturing sector, including modern... View Article

Interchange images unveiled as station works get underway

New artist’s impressions showcasing the future of City of Wolverhampton’s railway station as part of the wider Interchange area have been revealed. The images come with contractors, Galliford Try, having started early site works before Christmas to prepare for the... View Article

Novus gets historic building looking shipshape

Novus Property Solutions has reconfigured one floor of the prestigious Cunard Building in Liverpool to create a modern training facility which reflects the building’s heritage. The historic Grade II Listed building has long been a distinctive landmark in Liverpool, having... View Article

‘Legendary’ Resiblock ‘22’ stabilises and protect paving

During the Summer of 2017, John O’Flynn Developments utilised Resiblock’s ‘Legendary’ (as referred to by www.pavingexpert.com), Resiblock ‘22’ joint stabiliser, to stabilise and protect paving at a prestigious housing development in Oxfordshire. Situated in Didcot, Oxfordshire, Bloor Homes used circa... View Article