OMA updates the Kunsthal

The Kunsthal in Rotterdam, designed by OMA in 1992, reopens this month after an extensive renovation. After more than 20 years of intense use, OMA, the city of Rotterdam and the Kunsthal have completed their comprehensive plan to upgrade the... View Article

Bangor University: St Mary’s Student Halls development

A consortium of three companies has been selected to develop Bangor University’s residential site at St Mary’s – Cityheart Ltd who are leading the project, Vinci Construction UK Ltd, and CRM Ltd. Investment of over £30 million will bring new... View Article

Minister sees new era of PRS homes

The housing minister Kris Hopkins MP saw some of the first homes in the country being built especially for the private rent sector when he visited Aberfeldy estate in Tower Hamlets. The Government has backed the Private Rental Sector (PRS)... View Article

Assael Architecture to design pioneering waterside development

Assael Architecture has been appointed by Cardy Construction Limited to develop a £150,000,000 mixed-use regeneration scheme on an existing brownfield site on the edge of Lake Lothing, Lowestoft, Suffolk. The unique environmentally lead masterplan aims to deliver the local authority’s... View Article

Chengdu IFS Launches in 2014

Benoy is proud to announce the opening of the latest real estate flagship to grace western China, Chengdu International Finance Square (Chengdu IFS). Appointed as the Masterplanner, Architect, Interior and Graphic Designer for Chengdu IFS, Benoy was part of the... View Article

Anchors away for new Army sailing facilities!

This spring the Army Inshore Sail Training Centre, situated on Thorney Island in the heart of Chichester harbour, will benefit from a £1m extension to their existing facilities. This new centre will provide en-suite accommodation for army and service personnel... View Article

‘New neighbourhood’ scheme granted for North Yate

A landmark ‘new neighbourhood’ north of Yate, in South Gloucestershire, consisting of 3,000 new homes in total has been given the go ahead by the Local Planning Authority. LDA Design prepared a masterplan for 2,400 of the homes and also... View Article

Berry Brisafe System at East Marketgait, Dundee

Berry Systems’ innovative Brisafe wire rope safety barrier has been installed at the new, 500 space East Marketgait car park in Dundee. The multi storey car park serves the new leisure centre which is part of Dundee City Council’s multi-million pound... View Article

Planning permission granted for student accommodation

Architectural designs for the new post-graduate student accommodation for the University of Cambridge at the North West Cambridge Development have been approved by the local planning authorities. Designed by the Cambridge-based architectural firm, RH Partnership, the student accommodation buildings for... View Article