New News information at Design Build Network New and updated information from News listed on www.designbuild-network.com http://www.designbuild-network.com/ en-us http://www.designbuild-network.com/ New News information at Design Build Network http://www.designbuild-network.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Finegold Alexander completes renovation of University of Massachusetts Amherst's Old Chapel http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsfinegold-alexander-completes-amherst-old-chapel-renovation-5771181 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsfinegold-alexander-completes-amherst-old-chapel-renovation-5771181 Finegold Alexander Architects has completed renovation works and reopened the University of Massachusetts (UMass) Amherst's Old Chapel. Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT Willmott Dixon to build £46m combined schools and leisure campus in Ponteland, UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswillmott-dixon-to-construct-46m-combined-schools-and-leisure-campus-in-ponteland-uk-5770855 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswillmott-dixon-to-construct-46m-combined-schools-and-leisure-campus-in-ponteland-uk-5770855 Willmott Dixon has been chosen as the preferred bidder for the £46m project to build a combined schools and leisure campus in Ponteland, north of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Minnesota Twins to install Eaton's LED system at Target Field http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsminnesota-twins-to-install-eatons-led-system-at-target-field-5768836 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsminnesota-twins-to-install-eatons-led-system-at-target-field-5768836 US baseball team Minnesota Twins is set to install power management company Eaton's Ephesus sports lighting light-emitting diode (LED) and controls system at Target Field for the 2017 season. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT HHC to construct trophy-class office tower in Chicago http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newshhc-to-construct-trophy-class-office-tower-at-110-north-wacker-drive-in-chicago-5766748 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newshhc-to-construct-trophy-class-office-tower-at-110-north-wacker-drive-in-chicago-5766748 US-based real estate development and management company The Howard Hughes (HHC) has secured approval to construct its new office building at 110 North Wacker Drive, Chicago. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Legal & General selects Ryder for Science Central office blocks in Newcastle http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newslegal-general-selects-ryder-for-science-centarl-office-blocks-in-newcastle-5765688 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newslegal-general-selects-ryder-for-science-centarl-office-blocks-in-newcastle-5765688 Legal & General Capital has selected Ryder Architecture to design the new twin Grade A office buildings at the Science Central site in Newcastle, UK. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Allied London submits final plans for vertical village in Manchester http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsallied-london-submits-final-plans-for-vertical-village-in-manchester-5763435 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsallied-london-submits-final-plans-for-vertical-village-in-manchester-5763435 Allied London has submitted the final plans for the construction of the first vertical village Trinity Islands in the St John district in Manchester, UK. Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT ScotRail appoints Mott Macdonald to design Inverness railway station upgrade project http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsscotrail-appoints-mott-macdonald-to-design-inverness-railway-station-upgrade-project-5760557 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsscotrail-appoints-mott-macdonald-to-design-inverness-railway-station-upgrade-project-5760557 The ScotRail Alliance has appointed UK-based Mott Macdonald to provide design services for the Inverness railway station improvement project in Scotland. Mon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Lendlease secures approval to build new Victoria Harbour neighbourhood http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newslendlease-secures-approval-to-construct-new-waterfront-residential-neighbourhood-in-melbourne-5759455 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newslendlease-secures-approval-to-construct-new-waterfront-residential-neighbourhood-in-melbourne-5759455 Lendlease has received ministerial approval to develop a new waterfront residential neighbourhood at Victoria Harbour in Melbourne, Australia. Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Chelsea FC's new stadium plan gets approval http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newschelsea-new-stadium-plan-gets-mayor-approval-5758112 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newschelsea-new-stadium-plan-gets-mayor-approval-5758112 Chelsea Football Club's proposal for a new £500m stadium to be built on its existing Stamford Bridge ground has been approved by the Mayor of London. Wed, 08 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Al Futtaim Carillion appointed as contractor for theme districts at Expo 2020 Dubai http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsal-futtaim-carillion-appointed-main-contractor-for-theme-districts-at-expo-2020-dubai-5755821 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsal-futtaim-carillion-appointed-main-contractor-for-theme-districts-at-expo-2020-dubai-5755821 Dubai-based Al Futtaim Carillion has been appointed as the main contractor for the development of three theme districts at Expo 2020 Dubai. Mon, 06 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Midas Group begins work to revamp St George's Bristol, UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmidas-group-begins-work-to-revamp-st-georges-bristol-in-uk-5754733 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmidas-group-begins-work-to-revamp-st-georges-bristol-in-uk-5754733 UK-based Midas Group has started construction work on the redevelopment of St George's Bristol with the aim of transforming the site into one of the world's premier concert venues. Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT SES to provide mechanical and electrical services for Godiva Place in UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsses-to-provide-mechanical-and-electrical-services-for-godiva-place-in-uk-5752367 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsses-to-provide-mechanical-and-electrical-services-for-godiva-place-in-uk-5752367 Wates Construction subsidiary SES Engineering Services has won a contract to provide mechanical and electrical (M&E) services for the Godiva Place student accommodation project in Coventry, England. Wed, 01 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Design Research Studio to design APM's Quay Quarter Tower lobby in Sydney http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsdesign-research-studio-to-design-apms-quay-quarter-tower-lobby-in-sydney-5750025 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsdesign-research-studio-to-design-apms-quay-quarter-tower-lobby-in-sydney-5750025 British architecture firm Design Research Studio has won a deal to design the lobby and connected facilities of AMP Capital's Quay Quarter Tower at 50 Bridge Street in Sydney, Australia. Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Newman Garrison + Partners to build new mixed-use development in Los Angeles http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnewman-garrison-partners-to-create-new-development-in-warner-center-us-5748910 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnewman-garrison-partners-to-create-new-development-in-warner-center-us-5748910 US-based architecture firm Newman Garrison + Partners has been contracted to build a new mixed-use development within Warner Center in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Wates Construction to develop BAE Systems' new training facility in UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswates-construction-to-develop-bae-systems-new-training-facility-in-uk-5746549 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswates-construction-to-develop-bae-systems-new-training-facility-in-uk-5746549 UK-based Wates Construction has won a deal to build a new training facility for BAE Systems Submarines in Barrow. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT BAM and Honeywell to install new building management system for Amsterdam ArenA http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbam-honeywell-to-install-new-building-management-system-for-amsterdam-arena-stadium-5743530 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbam-honeywell-to-install-new-building-management-system-for-amsterdam-arena-stadium-5743530 BAM Bouw en Techniek has joined forces with Honeywell to install a new building management system at Amsterdam ArenA, the Netherlands, in order to manage technical systems and enable preventative maintenance. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Bucknell University to renovate Demosthenean Hall http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbucknell-university-to-renovate-demosthenean-hall-5742439 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbucknell-university-to-renovate-demosthenean-hall-5742439 Bucknell University in the US has announced plans to renovate and expand its Demosthenean Hall and convert it into a Humanities Center at the former Delta Upsilon fraternity house. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Swinerton and Trammell complete topping out of mixed-use Alexan Tower in US http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsswinerton-and-trammell-complete-topping-out-of-mixed-use-project-alexan-tower-in-us-5740295 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsswinerton-and-trammell-complete-topping-out-of-mixed-use-project-alexan-tower-in-us-5740295 Swinerton Builders and Trammell Crow Residential have completed topping out of the mixed-use Alexan Tower apartment project in Downtown San Diego, California. Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Bates Smart designs new 52m-tall engineered timber building in Australia http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbates-smart-designs-new-52m-tall-engineered-timber-building-in-australia-5737907 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbates-smart-designs-new-52m-tall-engineered-timber-building-in-australia-5737907 Architectural firm Bates Smart has designed a new 52m-tall engineered timber building named 5 King to be constructed in Brisbane, Australia. Mon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Contract awarded for $1.5bn expansion of Jacob K Javits Convention Center in US http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscontract-awarded-for-15bn-expansion-of-jacob-k-javits-convention-center-in-us-5736935 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscontract-awarded-for-15bn-expansion-of-jacob-k-javits-convention-center-in-us-5736935 Empire State Development has selected a design build team led by Lendlease (US) Construction LMB and Turner Construction with tvsdesign to oversee the $1.5bn expansion of the Jacob K Javits Convention Center in New York City. Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT