New News information at Design Build Network New and updated information from News listed on en-us New News information at Design Build Network Willmott Dixon to deliver interiors of Design Museum in London, UK The interior designing unit of UK-based Willmott Dixon, Willmott Dixon Interiors, has won a £20m fit-out contract for the new Design Museum building in London. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT BREEAM extends scope for evaluating global refurb and fit-out projects UK Building Research Establishment (BRE) has initiated a new assessment scheme for evaluating environmental credentials of international refurbishment and fit-out projects. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT London Mayor unveils plans for four residential zones with 12,000 homes London Mayor Boris Johnson has announced plans to develop four more housing zones across the capital to boost housing capacity. Sun, 28 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT Allied London plans interconnected vertical village in Manchester, UK UK-based developer Allied London has released its detailed plans for constructing a six-tower vertical village in Manchester. Sun, 28 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT BAM wins £90m contract for final phase of Snowhill development in Birmingham, UK BAM Construction has been selected as a preferred contractor for the £90m last phase of Ballymore Properties' Snowhill development in Birmingham, UK. Thu, 25 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT NCKU unveils sustainable floating house design in Taiwan National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) in Taiwan has unveiled a new floating house design as a part of its sustainable energy initiatives. Thu, 25 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT LCW selects Willmott Dixon to modernise Summit House in London, UK UK-based construction firm Willmott Dixon has won a £20m contract from Low Carbon Workplace (LCW) to upgrade Summit House at Wilson Street into a 9,500m², low-carbon, cat-A office space. Wed, 24 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT Galliard Homes and Cain Hoy to develop high-rise housing in Canary Wharf, UK British residential property developer Galliard Homes in a joint venture with Cain Hoy has unveiled plans for a high-rise housing development scheme in London's Canary Wharf worth £550m. Wed, 24 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT Moreau Kusunoki Architectes to design Guggenheim Helsinki Museum in Finland France-based Moreau Kusunoki Architectes has won the international design competition for the proposed Guggenheim Museum in Helsinki, Finland. Wed, 24 Jun 2015 11:18:00 GMT Osborne starts work on Barnet & Southgate College Colindale campus in London, UK UK-based Osborne has started construction on a £14.2m building for Barnet & Southgate College in Colindale, North London. Tue, 23 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT UK opens sustainable commercial development at University of East Anglia University of East Anglia in Norwich, UK, has opened 'The Enterprise Centre' following its sustainable development. Mon, 22 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT World's second-tallest building to be unveiled in Shanghai, China China will soon be home to the second-tallest building in the world, Shanghai Tower, which will stand at a height of 632m in the country's financial capital. Mon, 22 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT Laing O'Rourke forms house-building venture for local councils in UK Construction firm Laing O'Rourke has initiated a public land house-building venture in co-ordination with Legal & General Investment Management and Touchstone to support the UK's housing market. Sun, 21 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT Rutgers University in US to upgrade facilities across multiple campuses Rutgers University in New Jersey, US, has approved upgrades to academic facilities across its campuses under a comprehensive, physical masterplan termed Rutgers 2030. Sun, 21 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT First phase plans unveiled for 2,000-home Salford scheme Plans for 2,000-home Salford scheme at Middlewood Locks in the UK have been unveiled by real estate developer Scarborough Group International. Thu, 18 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT Buckingham Group and FWP to construct new stadium for Scunthorpe United FC UK based Buckingham Group Contracting has won a £18m contract to construct a 12,000 seater stadium for Scunthorpe United Football Club. Thu, 18 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT Wates Construction gets approval for Redrock Stockport development Stockport Council has selected Wates Construction as chief contractor for the £45m development of Redrock Stockport in the city of Manchester, UK. Wed, 17 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT TfL receives planning approval for 55 Broadway in London, UK Westminster City Council's Planning Applications Committee in the UK has granted permission for Transport for London (TfL) to develop 55 Broadway, a Grade I listed building overlooking St James's Park in London. Wed, 17 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT New York State Museum plans to renovate exhibition galleries The New York State Board of Regents has reviewed renovation plans for the exhibition galleries at the New York State Museum in Albany, US. Tue, 16 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT Chelsea FC explores expansion options for Stamford Bridge stadium in UK Chelsea Football Club plans to expand the spectator capacity of its Stamford Bridge stadium in Fulham, UK. Tue, 16 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT