New News information at Design Build Network New and updated information from News listed on 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 Canadian government funds construction of hydromet industrial supply park http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscanadian-government-funds-construction-of-hydromet-industrial-supply-park-4332618 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscanadian-government-funds-construction-of-hydromet-industrial-supply-park-4332618 Canada-based Long Harbour Development (LHDC) has secured funds from the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador to start the construction of a hydromet industrial supply park at Long Harbour - Mount Arlington Heights. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT RSG International unveils mixed-use project in the heart of Dubai http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsrsg-international-unveils-mixed-use-project-in-the-heart-of-dubai-4331348 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsrsg-international-unveils-mixed-use-project-in-the-heart-of-dubai-4331348 UAE-based real estate and property developer RSG International has unveiled its new mixed-use project, Building No. 4, in Dubai. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT China Communications unveils Atkins-designed Window of Guangzhou project http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newschina-communications-unveils-atkins-designed-window-of-guangzhou-project-4331591 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newschina-communications-unveils-atkins-designed-window-of-guangzhou-project-4331591 Atkins has completed its designs for China Communications Construction Company's (CCCC) Window of Guangzhou office development, which will be built in Guangzhou in the Guangdong province of China. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Skanska secures contract for Battersea Power Station redevelopment project http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsskanska-secures-contract-for-battersea-power-station-redevelopment-project-4330170 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsskanska-secures-contract-for-battersea-power-station-redevelopment-project-4330170 Construction firm Skanska has secured an £88.6m contract from Carillion to supply mechanical and electrical shell, core and fit-out works for 866 residential apartments at Battersea Power Station in Nine Elms, London. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT BIG unveils plans to redesign Givskud Zoo in Denmark http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbig-unveils-plans-to-redesign-givskud-zoo-in-denmark-4330368 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbig-unveils-plans-to-redesign-givskud-zoo-in-denmark-4330368 Danish architectural firm Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) has unveiled plans to redesign and expand the existing Givskud zoo in central Jutland, Denmark. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Goldsmiths college selects Assemble-designed master plan for new gallery http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsgoldsmiths-college-selects-assemble-designed-masterplan-for-new-gallery-4329033 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsgoldsmiths-college-selects-assemble-designed-masterplan-for-new-gallery-4329033 London art college Goldsmiths has selected architecture firm Assemble-designed master plan for the new gallery that is set to open in the autumn of 2016. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Brookfield Multiplex to build Helix twin towers in London http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbrookfield-multiplex-to-build-helix-twin-towers-in-london-4328260 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbrookfield-multiplex-to-build-helix-twin-towers-in-london-4328260 UK-based developer and operator of private rental homes Essential Living has selected Brookfield Multiplex for the construction of new residential towers in London. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT UK Government selects Allies and Morrison to design Arena Island in Bristol http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsuk-government-selects-allies-and-morrison-to-design-arena-island-in-bristol-4328128 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsuk-government-selects-allies-and-morrison-to-design-arena-island-in-bristol-4328128 The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) has selected London-based Allies and Morrison to create a master plan for the Arena Island in Bristol. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT New $14.6bn mixed-use project launched in Madinah http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnew-146bn-mixed-use-project-launched-in-madinah-4327334 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnew-146bn-mixed-use-project-launched-in-madinah-4327334 The Madinah Government in Saudi Arabia has launched a new mixed-use project worth SAR55bn ($14.6bn). Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT New resort to come up alongside Jumeirah Beach Hotel in Dubai http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnew-resort-to-come-up-alongside-jumeirah-beach-hotel-in-dubai-4327305 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnew-resort-to-come-up-alongside-jumeirah-beach-hotel-in-dubai-4327305 The UAE Government has approved the construction of a new ultra-luxury resort near the Jumeirah Beach Hotel in Dubai. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Crone Partners to redevelop 333 George Street office tower in Sydney CBD http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscrone-partners-to-redevelop-333-george-street-office-tower-in-sydney-cbd-4325913 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscrone-partners-to-redevelop-333-george-street-office-tower-in-sydney-cbd-4325913 Architectural firm Crone Partners is set to work on the redevelopment of 333 George Street in Sydney's central business district (CBD) in New South Wales. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Carillion Igloo Genesis to build floating village at Royal Docks, London http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscarillion-igloo-genesis-to-build-floating-village-at-royal-docks-london-4325871 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscarillion-igloo-genesis-to-build-floating-village-at-royal-docks-london-4325871 Carillion Igloo Genesis has been selected for designing and building the floating village at 15 acres of water at the Royal Victoria Dock site in London. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT UK housing providers get £1.3bn to build affordable homes in London http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsuk-housing-providers-get-13bn-to-build-affordable-homes-in-london-4324522 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsuk-housing-providers-get-13bn-to-build-affordable-homes-in-london-4324522 UK housing providers have received about £1.3bn of funding, including £886m from the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) and £404m from Mayor of London Boris Johnson, for the construction of thousands of new affordable homes in London. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Canary Wharf gets planning permission for Wood Wharf development in London http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscanary-wharf-gets-planning-permission-for-mixed-use-development-at-wood-wharf-london-4324547 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscanary-wharf-gets-planning-permission-for-mixed-use-development-at-wood-wharf-london-4324547 Tower Hamlets London Borough Council has granted planning permission for Canary Wharf Group to build a multi-billion pound mixed-use development at Wood Wharf on the Isle of Dogs, London. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT HS2 construction headquarters to be based in Birmingham http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newshs2-construction-headquarters-to-be-based-in-birmingham-4323234 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newshs2-construction-headquarters-to-be-based-in-birmingham-4323234 Transport secretary Patrick McLoughlin, HS2 chairman David Higgins and Birmingham council leader Sir Albert Bore have announced Birmingham as the location of the HS2 construction headquarters. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Pelli Clarke Pelli-designed mixed-use project receives construction loan http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newspelli-clarke-pelli-designed-mixed-use-project-receives-construction-loan-4323281 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newspelli-clarke-pelli-designed-mixed-use-project-receives-construction-loan-4323281 Pelli Clarke Pelli-designed $225m mixed-use project in Uptown Dallas, Texas, has received a construction loan and joint venture equity investment from HFF. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Nakheel to develop 1,000-villa community at Nad Al Sheba in Dubai http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnakheel-to-develop-1000-villa-community-at-nad-al-sheba-in-dubai-4322139 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnakheel-to-develop-1000-villa-community-at-nad-al-sheba-in-dubai-4322139 UAE-based real estate developer Nakheel has unveiled plans to develop a 1,000-villa master planned community at Nad Al Sheba in Dubai. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Design revealed for $650m sports and entertainment district in Detroit http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsdesign-revealed-for-650m-sports-and-entertainment-district-in-detroit-4322042 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsdesign-revealed-for-650m-sports-and-entertainment-district-in-detroit-4322042 Detroit-based real estate company Olympia Development of Michigan (ODM) has revealed the designs of a new $650m mixed‐use development project in downtown Detroit, US. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Architects unveil designs of Heathrow City in London http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsarchitects-unveil-designs-of-heathrow-city-in-london-4321450 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsarchitects-unveil-designs-of-heathrow-city-in-london-4321450 Architects Hawkins\Brown, Rick Mather Architects and Maccreanor Lavington have revealed the designs of a new town, Heathrow City, proposed for construction on the Heathrow Airport site in London. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Maggie's Centre at St Bartholomew's Hospital in London gets planning permission http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmaggies-centre-at-st-bartholomews-hospital-in-london-gets-planning-permission-4321452 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmaggies-centre-at-st-bartholomews-hospital-in-london-gets-planning-permission-4321452 The City of London Planning and Transportation Committee (CLPTC) has granted planning consent for the new Maggie's Centre at St Bartholomew's Hospital in London. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT