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Pollard Thomas Edwards' competition-winning proposals for Basildon's new cinema

Campaigners look to block Basildon redevelopment

November 2018By Jim Dunton

C20 Society launches listing bid in response to Pollard Thomas Edwards cinema scheme

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Confidence plummets in commercial sector as clients wobble

2018-11-09T07:00:00+00:00By 5 comments

Sector drops into negative territory for first time since spring


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Zaha Hadid picked to design new Russian neighbourhood

2018-11-12T10:28:00+00:00By Hamish Champ4 comments

UK architect part of three consortia working on 460ha scheme

Visualisation of the front elevation corner by Bennetts Associates

Bennetts to overhaul historic Edinburgh theatre


£20m project will revive one of Scotland’s oldest theatres

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Make unveils flats at Hornsey Town Hall


Architect is latest to work on art deco building

KPF president James von Klemperer

Kohn Pedersen Fox opens three new outposts

2018-11-09T07:00:00+00:00By Jim Dunton

Scalpel architect sets up shop in Berlin, Singapore and San Francisco

JP Morgan Chase's existing building at 270 Park Avenue in New York - designed by SOM in the 1960s

Foster & Partners to replace SOM Manhattan tower


New building will be 20 storeys taller

City towers, seen from PLP's offices

Polisano criticises ‘congested’ City skyline

2018-11-08T07:00:00+00:00By 4 comments

‘We were nervous about scale of biggest tower,’ PLP chief reveals

Prince Charles addresses the RIBA

Charles as king ‘would stop meddling’ in architecture

2018-11-08T10:58:00+00:00By 2 comments

‘I’m not that stupid,’ says Prince of Wales

Amanda Levete at the press launch of her V&A Exhibition Road Quarter

Amanda Levete: architects should be more entrepreneurial

2018-11-08T07:00:00+00:00By Jim Dunton8 comments

AL_A chief says profession ought to move into some of the space occupied by developers

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RIBA chief exec lands role on new gov’t ‘creativity board’

2018-11-08T07:00:00+00:00By Jim Dunton

Alan Vallance to represent architects on advisory panel for post-Brexit ‘best of British’ exports push

The latest incarnation of the theatre element of OMA's The Factory

OMA's Factory to cost Manchester extra £19m

2018-11-07T07:00:00+00:00By Jim Dunton8 comments

City council says construction inflation and Brexit uncertainty have pushed project budget up to £130m

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Sydney announces global hunt for £500m museum architect

2018-11-12T07:00:00+00:00By 4 comments

Plans for new combined venue face local hostility

How the new Fruitmarket Warehouse facilities could look

Reiach and Hall beats Carmody Groarke and Page/Park to Fruitmarket job


6a also on shortlist for Edinburgh art gallery

Letchworth Garden City

Letchworth launches competition for 45ha expansion

2018-11-01T07:00:00+00:00By Jim Dunton

Original garden city sows seeds for expansion


AYA winners picked to develop designs for key Canada Water site

2018-10-17T06:00:00+01:00By Thomas Lane

BD and British Land invite architects to work up designs for the centre of the Allies & Morrison masterplan

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Turin gears up to procure €600m medical hub

2018-10-17T06:00:00+01:00By Jim Dunton

Italian city poised to unveil vision for huge redevelopment programme focused on teaching and research hospital

Alma-nac visuals for RSPCA animale welfare centre of the future

RIBA names shortlist for animal welfare centre design

2018-10-16T06:00:00+01:00By Hamish Champ

Nicholas Hare one of three practices shortlisted in RSPCA competition

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De Matos Ryan lands £13.5m V&A Museum of Childhood transformation

2018-10-03T12:03:00+01:00By 3 comments

Project ‘won’t challenge’ Caruso St John scheme - but adds second entrance

Knight Architects' New City Bridge for Drammen in Norway. The competition-winning design was created in partnership with local practice SAAHA and engineer Degree of Freedom

Knight wins Norwegian bridge competition

2018-10-02T06:00:00+01:00By Jim Dunton5 comments

Practice and local firm picked for New City Bridge project

Belfast Primark Bank Buildings on fire earlier this month

Competition launched after Belfast fire


Young architects targeted by RSUA

Aerial Photo of site for Business School for Creative Industries in Epsom

Competition launched for creative business school


Business School for the Creative Industries to be built in Surrey

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KPF president James von Klemperer

Kohn Pedersen Fox opens three new outposts

2018-11-09T07:00:00+00:00By Jim Dunton

Scalpel architect sets up shop in Berlin, Singapore and San Francisco

AHMM White Collar Factory

AHMM crowned Practice of the Year


Honour follows architect becoming employee-owned trust

Overview of the East Wick and Sweetwater districts of the Olympic Park  - masterplanned by Sheppard Robson and Studio Egret West

LLDC to introduce £9k planning advice fees

2018-10-29T06:00:00+00:00By Jim Dunton

Development corporation set to charge up to £9.5k for pre-application sessions

RTKL's Woking scheme for U+I

Consultant says decision to retain architecture arm is paying off


Firm posts improved third-quarter numbers

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Robin Partington drops name

2018-10-18T12:53:00+01:00By 8 comments

Architect rebrands and hands ownership to staff

Cladding tests for Studio Bark's Orchard House

Material costs set to rise, report warns


’Increased costs will hit just as UK market is slowing down’

Building site

Architects welcome app that will track Hackitt's 'golden thread'

2018-10-09T06:00:00+01:00By Hamish Champ

Free digital tool aims to provide a ‘constant reminder of quality targets’

Dame Judith Hackitt

Hackitt calls for an end to value engineering

2018-10-08T10:50:00+01:00By 16 comments

Construction set up for firms 'to bid at any cost'


US parent firm hands HOK £700,000

2018-10-04T09:16:00+01:00By 2 comments

Accounts show practice was paid over £500,000 of a bad debt


Ryder to open 'Brexit-proof' Amsterdam office

2018-10-03T06:00:00+01:00By 2 comments

Move is response to increasing threat of UK crashing out of EU, as partner says ‘nobody has a clue’

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