ISG toasts success with exclusive Pall Mall Wine Club

ISG has been awarded a project to convert the former West End branch of Hambros Bank into an exclusive private members wine club. The imposing Lutyen’s designed property in the heart of St James’s will be transformed into ‘67 Pall... View Article

TPP and ISG Celebrate topping out

The TPP office build in Horsforth, Leeds, has reached a key construction milestone. The official ‘topping out’ ceremony, hosted by principal contractor ISG, celebrated the installation of the highest piece of steel on the building. TPP Founder & CEO, Frank... View Article

Lucent gets green light for Lincolnshire Lakes development

Lucent Group (Lucent), the strategic site assembly and land development specialist, announced that it has secured outline planning permission from North Lincolnshire Council to develop two new villages at Lincolnshire Lakes. The North Lincolnshire Council Planning Committee approved the proposals... View Article

The Anatomy of a Building: “Sancaklar Mosque”

Architecture and design media practice SGMStudio has filmed a short documentary on EAA – Emre Arolat Architects’ Sancaklar Mosque. The film, which follows the construction of the building from frame to finish on every step of the way, premiered at... View Article

IBI Group selects contractor for new Jersey police headquarters

IBI Group, architects for the new £20 million States of Jersey Police Headquarters has selected Rok-Regal Construction Limited as preferred contractor to build this hi-tech facility. The Assistant Treasury and Resources Minister, Deputy Eddie Noel said: “This is another important... View Article

Grant Associates unveils landscape designs for Capitol Singapore

Grant Associates, the international landscape architecture practice, has unveiled details of its new landscape and public realm design for Capitol Singapore, a prestigious $1.1 billion mixed-use redevelopment of a key heritage site in the city’s downtown civic district. The first... View Article

Shetland projects completed by NorDan

The new extension to Happyhansel Primary School in Shetland has pre-finished timber windows and doors from NorDan, the Norwegian external joinery experts. The building was designed by architects Redman Sutherland, and commissioned by Shetland Islands Council. The extension provides offices... View Article

A brave new world for London Bridge station

One of the capital’s great historic railway stations is on course to become the well designed, attractive transport hub it should always have been. Ray Philpott explores the role of architecture in its renaissance London Bridge, the city’s first passenger... View Article

Clear Architects’ Haven House Hospice annexe

An expanding children’s hospice proved to be a challenging – but ultimately rewarding – architectural project, writes Melanie Clear Haven House Children’s Hospice is a charity that offers a home-from-home space for children and young people with life-limiting and life-threatening... View Article

Comar Architectural Aluminium Systems new build for Tesco

Comar Architectural Aluminium Systems; with their approved fabricator PAGE Group Peterborough Ltd completed a new build for Tesco in Castle Acre Road, Swaffham, Norfolk. The store was opened ahead of schedule by the local mayor and will create around 150... View Article

Alu-Timber complete new build at Dormer Wells School

Alu-Timber and their approved fabricator Fleetwood Architectural Aluminium Ltd completed a new build school in Southall, London. Dormer Wells School is a high-performing mathematics and computing college and leading edge comprehensive school for 11-19 year olds. Balfour Beatty, in partnership... View Article

Bristol Old Vic architect wins Stirling Prize

City’s flagship theatre set for world-class upgrade. Designer behind final phase of Bristol’s dramatic theatre revamp wins nation’s top architecture award Work to celebrate theatre’s 250th anniversary is set to transform country’s oldest theatre into welcoming place for all in... View Article