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 Capital & Centric and Henry Boot to develop Kampus project in Manchester, UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscapital-centric-henry-boot-to-develop-200m-mixed-use-scheme-in-manchester-uk-5016190 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscapital-centric-henry-boot-to-develop-200m-mixed-use-scheme-in-manchester-uk-5016190 Joint venture partners Capital & Centric and Henry Boot have secured approval from planning authorities to develop Kampus, a £200m mixed-use scheme in the centre of Manchester, UK. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Construction begins on OH-1 development project in Tokyo http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsconstruction-begins-on-oh-1-mixed-use-development-project-in-tokyo-5012917 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsconstruction-begins-on-oh-1-mixed-use-development-project-in-tokyo-5012917 Construction has begun on OH-1, one of the largest redevelopment projects in Tokyo. Wed, 21 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Moda Living and Apache Capital Partners JV to build £145m tower in Birmingham http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmoda-living-apache-capital-partners-jv-to-build-145m-tower-in-birmingham-5008402 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmoda-living-apache-capital-partners-jv-to-build-145m-tower-in-birmingham-5008402 A joint venture of Moda Living and Apache Capital Partners plans to construct a £145m purpose-built rental development on Broad Street, Birmingham. Sun, 18 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Seascape Towne Centre in Florida to open next year http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsseascape-towne-centre-in-florida-to-open-next-year-5007583 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsseascape-towne-centre-in-florida-to-open-next-year-5007583 Construction of the Seascape Towne Centre has begun in Miramar Beach, Florida, US, and is expected to completed by next year. Thu, 15 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT BMT Fluid Mechanics to act as engineering consultant at iconic tower in Dubai Creek Harbour http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbmt-fluid-mechanics-to-act-as-engineering-consultant-at-iconic-tower-in-dubai-5005715 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbmt-fluid-mechanics-to-act-as-engineering-consultant-at-iconic-tower-in-dubai-5005715 BMT Group subsidiary BMT Fluid Mechanics has been appointed as the wind engineering consultant for 'The Tower at Dubai Creek Harbour' by Aurecon. Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:44:00 GMT Design unveiled for The Perelman Center at World Trade Center in New York http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsdesign-unveiled-for-the-perelman-center-at-world-trade-center-in-new-york-5002548 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsdesign-unveiled-for-the-perelman-center-at-world-trade-center-in-new-york-5002548 Design of The Ronald O. Perelman performing arts centre (Perelman Center) at the site of the World Trade Center in New York has been unveiled. Sun, 11 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Grimshaw to design technology innovation centre in UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsgrimshaw-to-design-technology-innovation-centre-in-uk-5001307 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsgrimshaw-to-design-technology-innovation-centre-in-uk-5001307 Grimshaw has been chosen by ENTIQ and DV4 to design Europe’s new technology innovation centre in the UK. Thu, 08 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Construction of Dania Pointe mixed-use lifestyle centre to commence in South Florida http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsconstruction-of-dania-pointe-mixed-use-lifestyle-centre-to-commence-in-south-florida-4998560 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsconstruction-of-dania-pointe-mixed-use-lifestyle-centre-to-commence-in-south-florida-4998560 Dania Pointe is to enter Phase I groundbreaking after demolition and clearing of the 102 acre site is completed. Tue, 06 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Formal Investments to redevelop commercial space in Glasgow http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsformal-investments-to-redevelop-commercial-space-in-glasgow-4996120 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsformal-investments-to-redevelop-commercial-space-in-glasgow-4996120 Property developer Formal Investments plans to redevelop a commercial space in Glasgow with an investment of £75m. Sun, 04 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Salford City Council grants approval for second phase expansion of MediaCityUK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newssalford-city-council-grants-approval-for-second-phase-of-expansion-of-mediacityuk-4995454 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newssalford-city-council-grants-approval-for-second-phase-of-expansion-of-mediacityuk-4995454 Salford City Council has given approval for the second phase of the expansion of MediaCityUK. Thu, 01 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Weston Williamson + Partners wins competition to design Science City complex in Egypt http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsweston-williamson-partners-wins-competition-to-design-science-city-complex-in-egypt-4993245 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsweston-williamson-partners-wins-competition-to-design-science-city-complex-in-egypt-4993245 London-based Weston Williamson + Partners has won an international architectural competition organised by Bibliotheca Alexandrina to design the Science City complex in Egypt. Tue, 30 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT NYR. Facade reaches final stage of WTC Marriott Project in US http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnyr-faade-reaches-final-stage-of-wtc-marriott-project-in-us-4989993 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnyr-faade-reaches-final-stage-of-wtc-marriott-project-in-us-4989993 NYR. Facade is expected to finalise the World Trade Center Marriott Project at 133 Greenwich Street in New York by September. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Interserve awarded design and build contract from University of York http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsinterserve-wins-design-and-build-contract-from-university-of-york-4987647 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsinterserve-wins-design-and-build-contract-from-university-of-york-4987647 Interserve has secured a contract to design and build a three-storey structure at the University of York’s Campus East. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT UCLan selects AHR for campus redesign project http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsuclan-selects-ahr-for-campus-redesign-project-4985292 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsuclan-selects-ahr-for-campus-redesign-project-4985292 The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has selected architecture practice AHR for the refurbishment and extension of its Preston campus. Sun, 21 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Wellington City Council approves movie museum and convention centre design http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnew-zealands-wellington-city-council-approves-movie-museum-and-convention-centre-design-4983702 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnew-zealands-wellington-city-council-approves-movie-museum-and-convention-centre-design-4983702 A design for a movie museum and convention centre has been approved by New Zealand’s Wellington City Council. Thu, 18 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Pollard Thomas Edwards Architects wins competition to design leisure centre in London http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newspollard-thomas-edwards-architects-wins-competition-to-design-leisure-centre-in-london-4981072 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newspollard-thomas-edwards-architects-wins-competition-to-design-leisure-centre-in-london-4981072 Pollard Thomas Edwards Architects has won the Royal Institute of British Architects’ (RIBA) competition to design the Finsbury Leisure Centre in Islington, North London. Tue, 16 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Renewal design revealed for Sydney Opera House http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsrenewal-design-revealed-for-sydney-opera-house-4978053 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsrenewal-design-revealed-for-sydney-opera-house-4978053 The Australian Government has revealed designs for the Sydney Opera House under the latest $202m renovation project. Sun, 14 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Royal College of Art shortlists seven architectural practices for Battersea South campus http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsroyal-college-of-art-shortlists-seven-architectural-practices-for-battersea-south-campus-4976976 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsroyal-college-of-art-shortlists-seven-architectural-practices-for-battersea-south-campus-4976976 The Royal College of Art (RCA) in London, UK, has shortlisted seven architectural firms for its new £108m Battersea South campus in an invited design competition. Thu, 11 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT UK’s Stanton Williams and Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands win design services contracts from UCL http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsuks-stanton-williams-and-lifschutz-davidson-sandilands-win-design-services-contracts-from-ucl-4975977 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsuks-stanton-williams-and-lifschutz-davidson-sandilands-win-design-services-contracts-from-ucl-4975977 UK-based Stanton Williams and Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands have secured design services contracts to develop two sites in the first phase of University College London’s (UCL) new UCL East campus. Tue, 09 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT RMJM to serve as interior designer for Emaar venture in Dubai http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsrmjm-to-serve-as-interior-designer-for-emaar-venture-in-dubai-4972793 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsrmjm-to-serve-as-interior-designer-for-emaar-venture-in-dubai-4972793 RMJM has been selected by Aurecon as the executive architect and interior designer for The Tower, a new structure at Dubai Creek Harbour being designed by architect and engineer Santiago Calatrava. Sun, 07 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT