Design Build Network-Updates The latest content updates from the www.designbuild-network.com web site http://www.designbuild-network.com/ en-us http://www.designbuild-network.com/ Design Build Network-Updates http://www.designbuild-network.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Willmott Dixon to build £46m combined schools and leisure campus in Ponteland, UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswillmott-dixon-to-construct-46m-combined-schools-and-leisure-campus-in-ponteland-uk-5770855 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswillmott-dixon-to-construct-46m-combined-schools-and-leisure-campus-in-ponteland-uk-5770855 Willmott Dixon has been chosen as the preferred bidder for the £46m project to build a combined schools and leisure campus in Ponteland, north of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Hitec Amsterdam to Feature Launch of RoomNetTV's 'Pair & Play' http://www.designbuild-network.com/contractors/interior/roomnettv-idb/presshitec-amsterdam-pair-play.html http://www.designbuild-network.com/contractors/interior/roomnettv-idb/presshitec-amsterdam-pair-play.html RoomNetTV has created its Pair & Play solution to meet demand for an increasing amount of hotels wishing to provide guests with central authentication for Wi-Fi networks and eliminating slow-moving portal pages. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:26:00 GMT Minnesota Twins to install Eaton's LED system at Target Field http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsminnesota-twins-to-install-eatons-led-system-at-target-field-5768836 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsminnesota-twins-to-install-eatons-led-system-at-target-field-5768836 US baseball team Minnesota Twins is set to install power management company Eaton's Ephesus sports lighting light-emitting diode (LED) and controls system at Target Field for the 2017 season. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Quay Quarter Tower, Sydney http://www.designbuild-network.com/projects/quay-quarter-tower-sydney/ http://www.designbuild-network.com/projects/quay-quarter-tower-sydney/ The Quay Quarter Tower is a mixed-use building being developed in Sydney, Australia. Designed by 3XN, the tower is part of the A$2bn ($1.54bn) Quay Quarter Sydney project being undertaken by AMP Capital. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT HHC to construct trophy-class office tower in Chicago http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newshhc-to-construct-trophy-class-office-tower-at-110-north-wacker-drive-in-chicago-5766748 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newshhc-to-construct-trophy-class-office-tower-at-110-north-wacker-drive-in-chicago-5766748 US-based real estate development and management company The Howard Hughes (HHC) has secured approval to construct its new office building at 110 North Wacker Drive, Chicago. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Legal & General selects Ryder for Science Central office blocks in Newcastle http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newslegal-general-selects-ryder-for-science-centarl-office-blocks-in-newcastle-5765688 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newslegal-general-selects-ryder-for-science-centarl-office-blocks-in-newcastle-5765688 Legal & General Capital has selected Ryder Architecture to design the new twin Grade A office buildings at the Science Central site in Newcastle, UK. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Proven Performance That Lasts http://www.designbuild-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/construct_materials/50proven-performance/ http://www.designbuild-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/construct_materials/50proven-performance/ Structural Silicone Glazing (SSG) is a curtain walling method that utilizes a structural silicone sealant to adhere glass, ceramic, metal or composite panels to supporting framing members by means of a peripheral adhesive joint. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Gold Coast Cultural Precinct http://www.designbuild-network.com/projects/gold-coast-cultural-precinct/ http://www.designbuild-network.com/projects/gold-coast-cultural-precinct/ The Gold Coast Cultural Precinct is a new centre for arts, culture and community in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Allied London submits final plans for vertical village in Manchester http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsallied-london-submits-final-plans-for-vertical-village-in-manchester-5763435 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsallied-london-submits-final-plans-for-vertical-village-in-manchester-5763435 Allied London has submitted the final plans for the construction of the first vertical village Trinity Islands in the St John district in Manchester, UK. Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT ScotRail appoints Mott Macdonald to design Inverness railway station upgrade project http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsscotrail-appoints-mott-macdonald-to-design-inverness-railway-station-upgrade-project-5760557 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsscotrail-appoints-mott-macdonald-to-design-inverness-railway-station-upgrade-project-5760557 The ScotRail Alliance has appointed UK-based Mott Macdonald to provide design services for the Inverness railway station improvement project in Scotland. Mon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Xinhee Design Center, Xiamen http://www.designbuild-network.com/projects/xinhee-design-center-xiamen/ http://www.designbuild-network.com/projects/xinhee-design-center-xiamen/ Xinhee Design Center is a new office building being built for Chinese fashion group, Xin Hee. Designed by MAD Architects, the new office is located in Xiamen, Fujian, China. Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Lendlease secures approval to build new Victoria Harbour neighbourhood http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newslendlease-secures-approval-to-construct-new-waterfront-residential-neighbourhood-in-melbourne-5759455 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newslendlease-secures-approval-to-construct-new-waterfront-residential-neighbourhood-in-melbourne-5759455 Lendlease has received ministerial approval to develop a new waterfront residential neighbourhood at Victoria Harbour in Melbourne, Australia. Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Chelsea FC's new stadium plan gets approval http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newschelsea-new-stadium-plan-gets-mayor-approval-5758112 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newschelsea-new-stadium-plan-gets-mayor-approval-5758112 Chelsea Football Club's proposal for a new £500m stadium to be built on its existing Stamford Bridge ground has been approved by the Mayor of London. Wed, 08 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Al Futtaim Carillion appointed as contractor for theme districts at Expo 2020 Dubai http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsal-futtaim-carillion-appointed-main-contractor-for-theme-districts-at-expo-2020-dubai-5755821 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsal-futtaim-carillion-appointed-main-contractor-for-theme-districts-at-expo-2020-dubai-5755821 Dubai-based Al Futtaim Carillion has been appointed as the main contractor for the development of three theme districts at Expo 2020 Dubai. Mon, 06 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Midas Group begins work to revamp St George's Bristol, UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmidas-group-begins-work-to-revamp-st-georges-bristol-in-uk-5754733 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsmidas-group-begins-work-to-revamp-st-georges-bristol-in-uk-5754733 UK-based Midas Group has started construction work on the redevelopment of St George's Bristol with the aim of transforming the site into one of the world's premier concert venues. Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT SES to provide mechanical and electrical services for Godiva Place in UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsses-to-provide-mechanical-and-electrical-services-for-godiva-place-in-uk-5752367 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsses-to-provide-mechanical-and-electrical-services-for-godiva-place-in-uk-5752367 Wates Construction subsidiary SES Engineering Services has won a contract to provide mechanical and electrical (M&E) services for the Godiva Place student accommodation project in Coventry, England. Wed, 01 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Design Research Studio to design APM's Quay Quarter Tower lobby in Sydney http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsdesign-research-studio-to-design-apms-quay-quarter-tower-lobby-in-sydney-5750025 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsdesign-research-studio-to-design-apms-quay-quarter-tower-lobby-in-sydney-5750025 British architecture firm Design Research Studio has won a deal to design the lobby and connected facilities of AMP Capital's Quay Quarter Tower at 50 Bridge Street in Sydney, Australia. Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Newman Garrison + Partners to build new mixed-use development in Los Angeles http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnewman-garrison-partners-to-create-new-development-in-warner-center-us-5748910 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newsnewman-garrison-partners-to-create-new-development-in-warner-center-us-5748910 US-based architecture firm Newman Garrison + Partners has been contracted to build a new mixed-use development within Warner Center in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT S.Pellegrino Flagship Factory, Bergamo http://www.designbuild-network.com/projects/spellegrino-flagship-factory-bergamo/ http://www.designbuild-network.com/projects/spellegrino-flagship-factory-bergamo/ Mineral water manufacturer, Sanpellegrino, redesigned its S.Pellegrino flagship factory in the San Pellegrino Terme village in Bergamo, Italy. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Wates Construction to develop BAE Systems' new training facility in UK http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswates-construction-to-develop-bae-systems-new-training-facility-in-uk-5746549 http://www.designbuild-network.com/news/newswates-construction-to-develop-bae-systems-new-training-facility-in-uk-5746549 UK-based Wates Construction has won a deal to build a new training facility for BAE Systems Submarines in Barrow. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT