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 Council approves mixed-use development in Maidenhead, UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscouncil-approves-mixed-use-development-in-maidenhead-uk-4663425 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscouncil-approves-mixed-use-development-in-maidenhead-uk-4663425 The Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead has approved a £250m regeneration scheme for developing homes, offices and retail spaces in the town of Maidenhead, UK. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 23:00:00 GMT Morgan Sindall to revamp office building in Birmingham, UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmorgan-sindall-to-revamp-office-building-in-birmingham-uk-4663450 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmorgan-sindall-to-revamp-office-building-in-birmingham-uk-4663450 IM Properties has selected Morgan Sindall as the chief contractor for a £30m project, which aims to redevelop 55 Colmore Row office building in Birmingham, UK. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 23:00:00 GMT Rydon wins two renovation projects in South East England http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsrydon-wins-two-renovation-projects-in-south-east-england-4662379 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsrydon-wins-two-renovation-projects-in-south-east-england-4662379 British construction firm Rydon has won two projects for new-build, refurbishment and redevelopments in London and South East England, with a combined value of £20m. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 23:00:00 GMT Willmott Dixon to construct University of Warwick teaching and learning hub http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswillmott-dixon-to-construct-university-of-warwick-teaching-and-learning-hub-4662587 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswillmott-dixon-to-construct-university-of-warwick-teaching-and-learning-hub-4662587 UK construction firm Willmott Dixon has won a £20m contract to develop a central hub at the University of Warwick in Coventry. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 23:00:00 GMT Lendlease starts redevelopment works for Macarthur Square shopping centre in Sydney, Australia http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newslendlease-starts-redevelopment-works-for-macarthur-square-shopping-centre-in-sydney-australia-4661123 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newslendlease-starts-redevelopment-works-for-macarthur-square-shopping-centre-in-sydney-australia-4661123 Lendlease has started working on the A$240m ($169.9m) redevelopment of Macarthur Square shopping centre in south-western parts of Sydney, Australia. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:00:00 GMT Mitsubishi Estate initiates planning for $8.3bn redevelopment project in Tokyo http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmitsubishi-estate-initiates-planning-for-83bn-redevelopment-project-in-tokyo-4661088 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmitsubishi-estate-initiates-planning-for-83bn-redevelopment-project-in-tokyo-4661088 Mitsubishi Estate has started planning processes for the Tokiwabashi district redevelopment project in central Tokyo, Japan. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:00:00 GMT Birmingham grants permission to revamp Temple Court building http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbirmingham-grants-permission-to-revamp-temple-court-building-4659948 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbirmingham-grants-permission-to-revamp-temple-court-building-4659948 The UK's Birmingham City Council has granted planning permission to the Property Income Fund II (UKPIF II) under Legal & General Property (LGP) for the refurbishment of the city's Temple Court building. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Scape Group reselects Kier as minor works framework contractor in UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsscape-group-reselects-kier-as-minor-works-framework-contractor-in-uk-4659622 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsscape-group-reselects-kier-as-minor-works-framework-contractor-in-uk-4659622 Scape, a local authority procurement entity, has formed the Scape National Minor Works framework, which will be applied throughout the UK. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Blackstone appoints ISG for London office refurbishment project http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsblackstone-appoints-isg-for-london-office-refurbishment-project-4658374 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsblackstone-appoints-isg-for-london-office-refurbishment-project-4658374 Construction firm ISG has won a £59m deal from investment group Blackstone to refurbish a major office building located opposite the criminal courts in London's Old Bailey, UK. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT University of Cambridge selects Farrans for community hall development http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsuniversity-of-cambridge-selects-farrans-for-community-hall-development-4658338 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsuniversity-of-cambridge-selects-farrans-for-community-hall-development-4658338 The University of Cambridge in the UK has selected construction firm Farrans to develop Storey's Field Centre, a community hall on its North West Cambridge Development. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Council approves leaning air traffic control tower in Wellington, New Zealand http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscouncil-approves-leaning-air-traffic-control-tower-in-wellington-new-zealand-4657382 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscouncil-approves-leaning-air-traffic-control-tower-in-wellington-new-zealand-4657382 Wellington City Council has approved the resource consent application forwarded by Airways New Zealand for developing a leaning 32m-high airport control tower on Tirangi Road, Rongotai in New Zealand. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Regional Interchange railway station to be built at Worcestershire Parkway in UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsregional-interchange-railway-station-to-be-built-at-worcestershire-parkway-in-uk-4657455 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsregional-interchange-railway-station-to-be-built-at-worcestershire-parkway-in-uk-4657455 Worcestershire County Council has granted planning permission for the £22m Worcestershire Parkway Regional Interchange railway station in the UK. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Seddon to build innovation centre for Keele University in UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsseddon-to-build-innovation-centre-for-keele-university-in-uk-4656284 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsseddon-to-build-innovation-centre-for-keele-university-in-uk-4656284 UK-based construction firm Seddon has been selected to build a £7m innovation centre at Keele University Science and Innovation Park in Staffordshire. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Van Gogh Museum to create sunflower labyrinth for its inauguration in September http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsvan-gogh-museum-to-create-sunflower-labyrinth-for-its-inauguration-in-september-4656201 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsvan-gogh-museum-to-create-sunflower-labyrinth-for-its-inauguration-in-september-4656201 The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, Netherlands will use 125,000 sunflowers to create a labyrinth to celebrate the museum's new entrance building, which opens to the public on 5 September. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Bam to construct leisure centre on the banks of Clyde for Scottish Council http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbam-to-construct-leisure-centre-on-the-banks-of-clyde-for-scottish-council-4655131 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbam-to-construct-leisure-centre-on-the-banks-of-clyde-for-scottish-council-4655131 Bam Construction will develop a £22m leisure centre on the banks of the Clyde River for West Dunbartonshire Council in Scotland. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT NSW Government likely to revamp buildings on historic Macquarie Street in Australia http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnsw-government-likely-to-revamp-buildings-on-historic-macquarie-street-in-australia-4655180 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnsw-government-likely-to-revamp-buildings-on-historic-macquarie-street-in-australia-4655180 The famous Macquarie Street in Sydney is about to be modified, according to documents released by the New South Wales Government in Australia. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff to deliver engineering services for Meadowhall refurbishment in UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswsp-parsons-brinckerhoff-to-deliver-engineering-services-for-meadowhall-refurbishment-in-uk-4654082 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswsp-parsons-brinckerhoff-to-deliver-engineering-services-for-meadowhall-refurbishment-in-uk-4654082 WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff has been selected to provide multidisciplinary engineering services as a part of £50m interior design refurbishment deal for the Meadowhall shopping and leisure complex at Sheffield, UK. Sun, 23 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Willmott Dixon wins £20m construction contract for Kingston University campus in London http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswillmott-dixon-wins-20m-construction-contract-for-kingston-university-campus-in-london-4654015 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswillmott-dixon-wins-20m-construction-contract-for-kingston-university-campus-in-london-4654015 UK-based construction firm Willmott Dixon has won a £20m deal to develop a sustainable building for Kingston University in south-west London. Sun, 23 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Balfour Beatty to develop luxury condominium tower in San Diego, US http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbalfour-beatty-to-develop-luxury-condominium-tower-in-san-diego-us-4652907 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbalfour-beatty-to-develop-luxury-condominium-tower-in-san-diego-us-4652907 US-based infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has won a contract from Zephyr to develop a $62m luxury condominium tower project at the Bankers Hill neighbourhood in San Diego, California. Thu, 20 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Network Rail wins approval for new station development in Cambridge, UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnetwork-rail-wins-approval-for-new-station-development-in-cambridge-uk-4652887 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnetwork-rail-wins-approval-for-new-station-development-in-cambridge-uk-4652887 Cambridge city council has approved construction of a new £44m railway station at Chesterton, UK. Thu, 20 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT