New Article information at Design Build Network New and updated information from Article listed on en-us New Article information at Design Build Network Redefining housing for the third age Retirement housing has been lacking in both quality and quantity in the UK, with negative knock-on effects for the wider residential market. How can good design and planning make the case for the country’s retirees, who are wealthier, healthier and m… Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Design & Build Review: Issue 35 In this issue: the implications and potential of Britain's Brutalist revival, transforming retirement housing, the architectural, social and political role of the humble American garage and much more Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:41:00 GMT 2016 in architecture: reinventing the public space This year saw a number of high-profile cultural and public spaces open to the public around the world. What do these projects reveal about the architectural trends informing the design of these essential urban resources? Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT The key to sensational social housing The Le Tour Way residential development in York, UK has been recognised for exceeding the standards usually expected of social housing schemes. Atkins architectural associate Richard Johnston, who led the design of the project, lends his insight on t… Tue, 10 Jan 2017 06:00:00 GMT Inside eporta: the AirBnB of interior design The interior design industry has been slow to adopt technological change, but eporta, a new trade platform that brings together buyers and sellers, is aiming to change that for good. Patrick Kingsland reports. Tue, 10 Jan 2017 06:00:00 GMT Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor City Al Bayt stadium is being built in Al Khor, approximately 60km from Qatar’s capital Doha. The new 200,000m² stadium will host the 2022 FIFA World Cup semi-finals. Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Chaoyang Park Plaza Chaoyang Park Plaza is a mixed-use development being constructed in the central business district of Beijing, China. The 120m-high plaza comprises 120,000m² of commercial, office and residential space. Mon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Astana Railway Station Astana train station is an integrated transport hub being constructed in Kazakhstan’s capital city, Astana. Tue, 03 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT 2016: The year's biggest Design Build Network stories Designed by Zaha Hadid Architects, Guangzhou Infinitus Plaza broke ground in China and commenced construction on the national stadium, which will host the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in Japan. Designbuild-network wraps-up the key headlines from 2016. Tue, 03 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Port House, Antwerp Port House is the new headquarters developed for the Antwerp Port Authority (APA) in Belgium. Wed, 21 Dec 2016 17:50:00 GMT Oceanwide Center, San Francisco, California Oceanwide Center is a mixed-use twin tower being constructed in the Transbay area of San Francisco, California, US. Thu, 15 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre, Muscat Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre was constructed in Muscat, Oman, to host international, regional and national conventions, exhibitions and business events. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Sluishuis Mixed-Use Building, Amsterdam Sluishuis is a mixed-use building planned to be constructed in IJburg, an emerging neighbourhood made up of artificial islands on the IJmeer lake, east of Amsterdam, Netherlands. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT November's top stories: Infinitus Plaza ground breaking and Helm Architecture's new theatre Zaha Hadid-designed Guangzhou Infinitus Plaza has broken ground in China, and Helm Architecture has been appointed to design the £19m Shakespeare North theatre and education centre in London. Designbuild-network wraps-up the key headlines from Novemb… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Design & Build Review: Issue 34 In this issue: How Weston Williamson is creating a modern, inspiring space for scientific research in Cairo, the key to sensational social housing, 2016's reinvention of public spaces and much more Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:08:00 GMT Edinburgh Haymarket Development Scheme, Scotland The Edinburgh Haymarket Development Scheme in the UK involves the development of the four-acre site next to Edinburgh's Haymarket Station into a commercial hub by constructing offices, hotel, bar and restaurant amenities. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 13:35:00 GMT Rising above: Pininfarina’s award-wining Istanbul airport tower design In September an air traffic control tower for Istanbul New Airport, designed by Italian studio Pininfarina and US engineering firm AECOM, beat off stiff competition to win a prestigious International Architecture Award. Patrick Kingsland reports. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 15:01:00 GMT Russian Orthodox Spiritual and Cultural Centre, Paris The Russian Orthodox Spiritual and Cultural Centre is built on a Unesco World Heritage-listed site near the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France. Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Columbia University’s New Manhattanville Campus, New York Columbia University is developing a brand new campus in Manhattanville, New York, US. The 6.8 million ft² master plan is being developed on a 17-acre site located north of the university's existing Morningside Heights campus. Wed, 09 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT October's top stories: ZHA design administration centre and AAFE receive community centre designs Zaha Hadid Architects has won a competition to design the Urban Heritage Administration Centre in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia, and JCJ Architecture and Leong Leong have revealed designs for the Center for Community and Entrepreneurship for Asian Americans … Tue, 08 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT