Space Zero secures Whitehaven Campus contract

Interior design and furniture, fixtures and equipment (FFE) consultancy, Space Zero, has been appointed to work on the flagship Whitehaven Campus in Cumbria. The project, which is due for completion in August 2019, is a £33 million project funded by... View Article

SpaceZero completes on landmark Flintshire through-school

Interior design and furniture, fixtures and equipment (FFE) consultancy SpaceZero has completed a £1.4m design and installation package for one of Wales’ landmark education developments. The flagship Holywell Campus, Flintshire’s new through-school – which offers 915 education spaces for nursery... View Article
The Smile illuminated at night , seen from the west side of the parade ground. Photo by Dav Stewart. AHEC. Alison Brooks Architects. Arup.

Greeting the future with a Smile

A collaboration between the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC), Alison Brooks Architects, Arup and the London Design Festival has resulted in a landmark urban installation that aims to change the way architects and engineers consider timber construction. Recently opened on... View Article

Vicaima takes centre stage at theatre inspired Porto Hotel

Vicaima coloured laminates and performance door solutions have been selected to take pride of place at the recently refurbished 4 star Mercure Porto Centro Hotel, close to an historic setting and UNESCO World Heritage site. The Mercure Porto Centro Hotel,... View Article

Welsh Slate wins an A grade at Abington

Natural Welsh Slates feature on a new £3 million primary school in Scotland. A contemporary take on the traditional Scottish vernacular has been topped with roofing by Welsh Slate, part of the Lagan Group. Some 1,000m2 or 19,000 Penrhyn Heather... View Article

Water-carved architecture in Florida

International design and innovation office Carlo Ratti Associati has unveiled the design of a master plan for the Currie Park waterfront of West Palm Beach, Florida, featuring a one-of-a-kind floating plaza that utilises some of the same technologies employed in the construction... View Article

Hunter Douglas showcases Europe’s first modular felt ceiling

A £15 million headquarters for one of the country’s top outsourced switchboard and telephone answering service features a range of novel features, including Europe’s first modular felt ceiling system, developed and manufactured by Hunter Douglas, the international leader in architectural... View Article

China Resources University opens in Shenzhen, China

The new China Resources University in Xiao Jing Wan – a coastal urban development located to the east of Shenzhen – was opened by Dr. Fu Yuning, Chairman of the China Resources Group on Saturday, 29 October. The 55,000 square-metre... View Article

Built With: a fastidious eye for detail

BW has moved to its stunning new offices at 5 Old Bailey, designed by KKS and managing the fit-out themselves. The move represents the latest transition in the evolution of BW as new breed of Fit-Out Contractor that understands design,... View Article

Ayia Napa Marina Begins Construction in Cyprus

With the laying of the first cornerstone today, the Ayia Napa Marina development has officially started construction. The £190 million mixed-use residential and commercial project is scheduled to be completed in 2021 and will boast 190 spacious and deluxe apartments... View Article

Tel Aviv: the tallest towers in Israel

London-based practice Ron Arad Architects is delighted to unveil designs for ToHA, a major new scheme that will transform central Tel Aviv. The large-scale office development, a joint venture between two large investment and development companies, involves the conversion of... View Article