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 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 Benoy to make plans for Untar University's new campus in Indonesia http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbenoy-to-masterplan-new-campus-for-untar-university-in-indonesia-4971117 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsbenoy-to-masterplan-new-campus-for-untar-university-in-indonesia-4971117 UK-based architect Benoy has won an international competition to create plans for the Indonesian Untar University's new campus. Thu, 04 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Richard Meier & Partners completes construction of Leblon Office in Rio de Janeiro http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsrichard-meier-partners-completes-construction-of-leblon-office-in-rio-de-janeiro-4968471 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsrichard-meier-partners-completes-construction-of-leblon-office-in-rio-de-janeiro-4968471 Richard Meier & Partners has completed the construction work of its first project in South America. Tue, 02 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Hassell and OMA unveil design of New Museum in Western Australia http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newshassell-and-oma-unveil-design-of-new-museum-in-western-australia-4965631 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newshassell-and-oma-unveil-design-of-new-museum-in-western-australia-4965631 International design firms Hassell and OMA have unveiled the design of New Museum in Western Australia. Sun, 31 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Stanton Williams and Asif Khan selected to design Museum of London, UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsstanton-williams-asif-khan-selected-design-museum-london-uk-4964557 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsstanton-williams-asif-khan-selected-design-museum-london-uk-4964557 Stanton Williams and Asif Khan are to work with architect Julian Harrap and landscape design consultant J&L Gibbons to design the Museum of London at West Smithfield. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Opus starts construction on a speculative industrial development in Shakopee’s Valley Park Business Centre http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsopus-starts-construction-speculative-industrial-development-shakopees-valley-park-business-centre-4961770 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsopus-starts-construction-speculative-industrial-development-shakopees-valley-park-business-centre-4961770 The Opus Group has started construction on a speculative industrial development in the Valley Park Business Centre in Shakopee, US. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT ISG to convert Manchester’s Corn Exchange into hotel http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsisg-convert-manchesters-corn-exchange-hotel-4958641 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsisg-convert-manchesters-corn-exchange-hotel-4958641 Construction services company ISG has secured a £13m contract from Queensberry Real Estate to convert Manchester’s Grade II listed Corn Exchange in the UK into a four-star boutique hotel. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Grand River Development to develop Taipei Sky Tower http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsgrand-river-development-develop-taipei-sky-tower-4957430 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsgrand-river-development-develop-taipei-sky-tower-4957430 Grand River Development has planned to build Taipei Sky Tower (TST), which is planned for construction in 2020. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Grimshaw selected to redesign Heathrow airport http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsgrimshaw-selected-design-heathrow-airport-4955028 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsgrimshaw-selected-design-heathrow-airport-4955028 Architectural firm Grimshaw has been selected to create expansion designs, which follow the concept of Heathrow as the hub airport of the future. Tue, 19 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Turner and AECOM JV to oversee construction of $1.9bn stadium in the US http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsturner-aecom-jv-oversee-construction-19bn-stadium-us-4951711 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsturner-aecom-jv-oversee-construction-19bn-stadium-us-4951711 A joint venture (JV) between Turner Construction and AECOM has been selected to oversee construction of a stadium for the Los Angeles Rams in Inglewood, California. Sun, 17 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Gleeds selected for Glasgow city centre development http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsgleeds-selected-glasgow-city-centre-development-4949927 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsgleeds-selected-glasgow-city-centre-development-4949927 Construction consultancy firm Gleeds has been selected as the project manager and cost manager for Formal Investment’s £75m city centre development in Glasgow. Thu, 14 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Shigeru Ban Architects to design PortLiving's residential highrise in Canada http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsshigeru-ban-architects-design-portlivings-residential-highrise-canada-4948195 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsshigeru-ban-architects-design-portlivings-residential-highrise-canada-4948195 Real estate developer PortLiving has commissioned Japan-based Shigeru Ban Architects to design a residential high-rise building in Vancouver's Coal Harbour neighbourhood. Tue, 12 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT