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 Red Sea Housing signs MoU with AECOM for modular housing solutions in Saudi Arabia http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsred-sea-housing-signs-mou-with-aecom-for-modular-housing-solutions-in-saudi-arabia-5901171 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsred-sea-housing-signs-mou-with-aecom-for-modular-housing-solutions-in-saudi-arabia-5901171 Red Sea Housing Services (RSH) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with AECOM Middle East to deliver modular affordable housing solutions in Saudi Arabia. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Empiric Student Property to build premium student accomodation in Edinburgh http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsempiric-student-property-to-build-premium-student-accomodation-in-edinburgh-5899962 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsempiric-student-property-to-build-premium-student-accomodation-in-edinburgh-5899962 UK student accommodation owner and operator Empiric Student Property has secured planning permission and entered a forward funded agreement for a 166-bed premium student accommodation development at King's Stables Road in Edinburgh for a funding comm… Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Balfour Beatty selected for Texas Woman’s University’s student housing project http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbalfour-beatty-selected-for-texas-womans-universitys-student-housing-project-5898706 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbalfour-beatty-selected-for-texas-womans-universitys-student-housing-project-5898706 Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions has been selected by Texas Woman’s University (TWU) to develop a new student housing community. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Mori Building commences 59-floor office tower in Jakarta http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmori-building-commences-59-floor-office-tower-in-jakarta-5896156 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmori-building-commences-59-floor-office-tower-in-jakarta-5896156 Mori Building has commenced the construction of a 59-floor office tower in the Sudirman area of Jakarta, Indonesia. Tue, 08 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Second phase construction of Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in US concludes http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newssecond-phase-construction-of-tom-benson-hall-of-fame-stadium-in-us-concludes-5893546 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newssecond-phase-construction-of-tom-benson-hall-of-fame-stadium-in-us-concludes-5893546 Welty Building Company has completed the second phase of construction of the Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Ohio, US. Sun, 06 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Kier Living partners with Forest Carbon to create carbon woodland in UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newskier-living-partners-with-forest-carbon-to-create-carbon-woodland-in-uk-5892060 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newskier-living-partners-with-forest-carbon-to-create-carbon-woodland-in-uk-5892060 UK-based company Kier Living has collaborated with Forest Carbon to plant 45,000 new trees by 2020 with an aim to reduce its carbon usage. Thu, 03 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Swansea University selects Kier Group for new Student Activity Centre http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsswansea-university-selects-kier-group-for-new-student-activity-centre-5889150 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsswansea-university-selects-kier-group-for-new-student-activity-centre-5889150 Swansea University in the UK has selected property, residential, construction and services provider Kier Group to develop its new Student Precinct, including a £30m Student Activity Centre at its Singleton Park Campus. Tue, 01 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Propco selects UA Builders Group for new residential project in US http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newspropco-selects-ua-builders-group-for-new-residential-project-in-us-5886274 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newspropco-selects-ua-builders-group-for-new-residential-project-in-us-5886274 Real estate development firm Propco has chosen UA Builders Group to develop its new residential ground-up project to be located at 764 E 152nd St in Bronx, New York, US. Sun, 30 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT LKK Health Products to acquire London’s Walkie Talkie skyscraper for £1.28bn http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newslkk-health-products-to-acquire-londons-walkie-talkie-skyscraper-for-128bn-5884528 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newslkk-health-products-to-acquire-londons-walkie-talkie-skyscraper-for-128bn-5884528 LKK Health Products Group (LKKHPG) has agreed to acquire London’s Walkie Talkie skyscraper 20 Fenchurch Street, EC3M from joint owners LandSec and Canary Wharf Group, for £1.28bn. Thu, 27 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT VSF wins contract to expand Paleis Het Loo museum in Netherlands http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsvsf-wins-contract-to-expand-paleis-het-loo-museum-in-netherlands-5882615 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsvsf-wins-contract-to-expand-paleis-het-loo-museum-in-netherlands-5882615 Volker Staal en Funderingen (VSF), a subsidiary of VolkerWessels, has secured a contract to carry out the underground expansion works of the Paleis Het Loo museum in Apeldoorn, Netherlands. Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Skanska to build St Giles Circus development in London http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsskanska-to-build-st-giles-circus-development-in-london-5879682 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsskanska-to-build-st-giles-circus-development-in-london-5879682 Skanska has secured a £142m contract from Consolidated Developments to construct the St Giles Circus development in the West End of London, UK. Sun, 23 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Penn State Board panel recommends design and construction start for Panzer Stadium project http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newspenn-state-board-panel-recommends-design-and-construction-start-for-panzer-stadium-project-5878183 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newspenn-state-board-panel-recommends-design-and-construction-start-for-panzer-stadium-project-5878183 The Penn State Board of Trustees Committee on Finance, Business and Capital Planning has given its endorsement to the design and construction of a new lacrosse stadium at the existing lacrosse field, adjacent to the Multi-Sport Facility on the Univer… Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Wates Construction appointed main contractor for Leeds City College Quarry Hill campus http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswates-construction-appointed-main-contractor-for-leeds-city-college-quarry-hill-campus-5874039 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswates-construction-appointed-main-contractor-for-leeds-city-college-quarry-hill-campus-5874039 Wates Construction has been appointed as the main contractor for the new £57m Leeds City College Quarry Hill campus project in Leeds, UK. Tue, 18 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT MRC provides $270m loan for development project in US http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmrc-provides-270m-loan-for-development-project-in-us-5872118 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmrc-provides-270m-loan-for-development-project-in-us-5872118 Real estate investment company Madison Realty Capital (MRC) has provided a $270m construction loan to All Year Management for a development project in the US. Sun, 16 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT MVRDV to design new mixed-use tower in Rotterdam http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmvrdv-to-design-new-mixed-use-tower-in-rotterdam-5870816 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmvrdv-to-design-new-mixed-use-tower-in-rotterdam-5870816 Netherlands-based architecture firm MVRDV has won the competition to design The Sax, a 51-storey mixed-use tower in Rotterdam’s Wilhelminapier port development. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT HLG wins contract for EXPO Village Parcels 10 and 11 in Dubai http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newshlg-wins-contract-for-expo-village-parcels-10-and-11-in-dubai-5867479 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newshlg-wins-contract-for-expo-village-parcels-10-and-11-in-dubai-5867479 The Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) has awarded a contract valued at AED619m ($168m) to HLG Contracting for the construction of the EXPO Village Parcels 10 and 11 residential towers. Tue, 11 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Meldrum Construction secures contract to restore 900-year-old Auckland Castle http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmeldrum-construction-secures-contract-to-restore-900-year-old-auckland-castle-5865837 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmeldrum-construction-secures-contract-to-restore-900-year-old-auckland-castle-5865837 Meldrum Construction Services has secured a contract to restore the 900-year-old Auckland Castle in Bishop Auckland, County Durham, UK, to its actual Georgian Gothic structure. Sun, 09 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Multiplex to develop University of New South Wales’ new $132.4m building http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmultiplex-to-develop-university-of-new-south-wales-new-1324m-building-5864677 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmultiplex-to-develop-university-of-new-south-wales-new-1324m-building-5864677 Global construction and property development company Multiplex has secured a deal to build the University of New South Wales’ (UNSW) new A$174.4m ($132.4m) Science and Engineering Building (SEB) in Australia. Thu, 06 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Countryside and Notting Hill Housing partner for regeneration gateway scheme in UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscountryside-notting-hill-housing-partner-for-regeneration-gateway-scheme-in-uk-5861943 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newscountryside-notting-hill-housing-partner-for-regeneration-gateway-scheme-in-uk-5861943 UK-based home builder Countryside has partnered with housing association Notting Hill Housing to deliver 911 homes for sale and market rent in addition to complementary space for cafés, restaurants, commercial and community use at Fresh Wharf in Bark… Tue, 04 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Hill and Marshall sign JV agreement for new residential project in Cambridge, UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newshill-marshall-sign-jv-agreement-for-new-residential-project-in-cambridge-uk-5859064 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newshill-marshall-sign-jv-agreement-for-new-residential-project-in-cambridge-uk-5859064 Builder Hill has signed a strategic 50:50 joint venture (JV) agreement with Marshall Group Properties for a new residential development Wing in Cambridge, UK. 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