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 Grand River Development to develop Taipei Sky Tower http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsgrand-river-development-develop-taipei-sky-tower-4957430 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsgrand-river-development-develop-taipei-sky-tower-4957430 Grand River Development has planned to build Taipei Sky Tower (TST), which is planned for construction in 2020. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Grimshaw selected to redesign Heathrow airport http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsgrimshaw-selected-design-heathrow-airport-4955028 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsgrimshaw-selected-design-heathrow-airport-4955028 Architectural firm Grimshaw has been selected to create expansion designs, which follow the concept of Heathrow as the hub airport of the future. Tue, 19 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Turner and AECOM JV to oversee construction of $1.9bn stadium in the US http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsturner-aecom-jv-oversee-construction-19bn-stadium-us-4951711 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsturner-aecom-jv-oversee-construction-19bn-stadium-us-4951711 A joint venture (JV) between Turner Construction and AECOM has been selected to oversee construction of a stadium for the Los Angeles Rams in Inglewood, California. Sun, 17 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Gleeds selected for Glasgow city centre development http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsgleeds-selected-glasgow-city-centre-development-4949927 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsgleeds-selected-glasgow-city-centre-development-4949927 Construction consultancy firm Gleeds has been selected as the project manager and cost manager for Formal Investment’s £75m city centre development in Glasgow. Thu, 14 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Shigeru Ban Architects to design PortLiving's residential highrise in Canada http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsshigeru-ban-architects-design-portlivings-residential-highrise-canada-4948195 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsshigeru-ban-architects-design-portlivings-residential-highrise-canada-4948195 Real estate developer PortLiving has commissioned Japan-based Shigeru Ban Architects to design a residential high-rise building in Vancouver's Coal Harbour neighbourhood. Tue, 12 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Zaha Hadid's skyscraper design secures approval in Victoria, Australia http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newszaha-hadids-skyscraper-design-secures-approval-victoria-australia-4945435 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newszaha-hadids-skyscraper-design-secures-approval-victoria-australia-4945435 Planning of a $300m tower on Collins Street designed by well known architect Zaha Hadid has secured approval from the Victorian government in Australia. Sun, 10 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Willmott Dixon to build Aurora office building in Bristol http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswillmott-dixon-build-aurora-office-building-bristol-4944144 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswillmott-dixon-build-aurora-office-building-bristol-4944144 UK-based Willmott Dixon has secured a contract to build the Aurora office building in Bristol, which is part of Cubex Land's Finzels Reach's £250m mixed-use development scheme. Thu, 07 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Two firms shortlisted to design Forest Green’s new stadium http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newstwo-firms-shortlisted-to-design-forest-greens-new-stadium-in-gloucestershire-uk-4942015 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newstwo-firms-shortlisted-to-design-forest-greens-new-stadium-in-gloucestershire-uk-4942015 Glenn Howells Architects (GHA) and Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA) have been shortlisted for a competition to design Forest Green Rovers' stadium in Gloucestershire, UK. Tue, 05 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Manchester City's Council gives approval to CQ Investments for skyscraper plan http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmanchester-citys-council-gives-approval-cq-investments-skyscraper-plan-4940315 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmanchester-citys-council-gives-approval-cq-investments-skyscraper-plan-4940315 A proposal to build skyscrapers has secured approval from the Manchester City Council's planning panel. Sun, 03 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Morgan Sindall refurbishes laboratory building in University of Exeter, UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmorgan-sindall-refurbishes-laboratory-building-in-university-of-exeter-uk-4937675 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmorgan-sindall-refurbishes-laboratory-building-in-university-of-exeter-uk-4937675 Morgan Sindall has refurbished and modernised areas of the Hatherly Laboratory Building on the University of Exeter's Streatham Campus in the UK. Thu, 30 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Kier to restore Glasgow School of Art's fire-ravaged Mackintosh Building in Scotland http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newskier-restore-glasgow-school-of-arts-fire-ravaged-mackintosh-building-scotland-4936323 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newskier-restore-glasgow-school-of-arts-fire-ravaged-mackintosh-building-scotland-4936323 Kier Construction has secured a £25m contract to restore Glasgow School of Art's (GSA) Mackintosh Building, which was damaged by fire in May 2014. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Skanska to invest in first phase of office complex in Poland http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsskanska-invest-first-phase-office-complex-poland-4933879 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsskanska-invest-first-phase-office-complex-poland-4933879 Skanska has announced its intention to invest €30m in the first phase of an office complex, which is located in Warsaw, Poland. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Musée National des Beaux-Arts du Quebec extension work completed http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmuse-national-des-beaux-arts-du-quebec-extension-work-completed-4932367 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmuse-national-des-beaux-arts-du-quebec-extension-work-completed-4932367 Architecture firm OMA has finished extension work on the Musée National des Beaux-Arts du Quebec, a fine arts museum in Qubec City of Canada. Thu, 23 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Syracuse University selects SHoP Architects to design National Veterans Resource Complex http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newssyracuse-university-selects-shop-architects-design-national-veterans-resource-complex-4930189 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newssyracuse-university-selects-shop-architects-design-national-veterans-resource-complex-4930189 SHoP Architects has been selected to conceptualise and design the new National Veterans Resource Complex (NVRC) at Syracuse University in the US. Tue, 21 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT ISG to build supermarket in Clacton-on-Sea using Level 2 BIM http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsisg-build-supermarket-clacton-on-sea-using-level-2-bim-4927674 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsisg-build-supermarket-clacton-on-sea-using-level-2-bim-4927674 UK-based retailer Asda has selected ISG to build a new £10m supermarket in Clacton-on-Sea using level 2 building information modelling (BIM). Sun, 19 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Adjaye Associates selected to design Latvian Museum of Contemporary Art http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsadjaye-associates-selected-design-latvian-museum-contemporary-art-4926299 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsadjaye-associates-selected-design-latvian-museum-contemporary-art-4926299 London-based Adjaye Associates has teamed-up with Latvia's AB3D to design the Latvian Museum of Contemporary Art. Thu, 16 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Construction on The Tower commences in Dubai http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsconstruction-the-tower-commences-dubai-4923300 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsconstruction-the-tower-commences-dubai-4923300 Work on skyscraper The Tower has begun at Dubai Creek Harbour. Tue, 14 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT MLA, OMA, and IDEO to design new public park in Los Angeles http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmla-oma-ideo-design-new-public-park-los-angeles-4920825 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmla-oma-ideo-design-new-public-park-los-angeles-4920825 Architect Mia Lehrer and Associates (MLA) alongside partners Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) and global design and innovation firm IDEO has been selected by the US City of Los Angeles to design a new public park at First and Broadway. Sun, 12 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT NCC to construct office building for Fabege in Solna, Sweden http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsncc-construct-office-building-fabege-solna-sweden-4919246 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsncc-construct-office-building-fabege-solna-sweden-4919246 Construction and property development company NCC has secured a contract worth SEK830m ($101m) with Sweden-based Fabege to construct an office building next to Arenastaden in Solna. Thu, 09 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Larsen & Toubro secures $360m contract to build Al Rayyan Stadium in Qatar http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newslarsen-toubro-secures-360m-contract-build-al-rayyan-stadium-qatar-4916780 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newslarsen-toubro-secures-360m-contract-build-al-rayyan-stadium-qatar-4916780 India-based Larsen & Toubro's construction arm and its joint venture partner in Al Balagh Trading & Contracting have secured a $360m contract from Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) to design and build the Al Rayyan Stadium. Tue, 07 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT