LDA Design appointed to masterplan Russian industrial site

Independent design, environment and sustainability consultancy, LDA Design, in association with architects, UHA London, has been appointed to masterplan one of central Moscow’s best-known former industrial sites – Serp and Molot, or Hammer and Sickle. The 58 ha (143 acre)... View Article

Leslie Jones makes Minsk move

Leslie Jones Architecture has been commissioned to prepare concept designs for the major extension and redevelopment of Expobel Shopping Centre in Minsk for Aquabel. The scheme will quadruple the area of the centre and cement its position as the dominant... View Article

ISG returns for second scheme at Park House

ISG has been awarded a further £3 million fit out project at Park House, the largest new build mixed-use development to be constructed on London’s Oxford Street in the past 40 years. The project sees ISG carry out a fast-track... View Article

Combat Doors specifies Interleaf Hinges from Cooke Brothers

Manchester based Combat Doors, one of the leading specialists in the manufacture and installation of commercial entrance door systems, reports on a recently completed contract for one of the UK’s largest housing associations in Tameside, Greater Manchester. The £250k +... View Article

Elliott hands over keys on £5.9 million hospital project

Elliott has completed the £5.9m design and build of the Staff Accommodation Block at Peterborough City Hospital in just 22 weeks from delivery of the final module. Utilising its innovative modular construction system, Elliott handed over keys to the four... View Article

In keeping with tradition

Tradition was the name of the game for Paddock Johnson Partnership architects, when the company was charged with restoring and converting a grade two listed building in the historic village of Port Sunlight, Merseyside. It was because of this that... View Article

Heradesign brings peace to the refurbished Imperial War Museum

The Imperial War Museum, London, has undergone a £40 million transformation, and reopened with impressive exhibition areas including the ground-breaking First World War galleries. Around 3,600m² Heradesign ceilings from Knauf AMF are installed in these spaces. The exhibition galleries, spanning... View Article

Work to extend Lancashire School complete

Conlon Construction has completed a £2.3 million project to extend and double the size of Trinity CofE Methodist Primary School in Buckshaw Village, Chorley, Lancashire. Designed by architectural and planning consultancy, Cassidy + Ashton, the two-storey, 2,413 sq m extension... View Article

Nordhavnen development officially opens

The first part of the largest urban development project in Northern Europe officially opened last Sunday in Copenhagen. The Nordhavnen masterplan was designed to transform a former industrial harbour into a thriving residential and commercial neighbourhood. Our office in Copenhagen... View Article