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ARCHITECT WANTED FOR £1.5M EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY

ARCHITECT WANTED FOR £1.5M EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY

26 January 2016

An architect is sought to develop an archive centre for the University of Edinburgh The new facility will be housed in an existing university warehouse, creating a collections facility 800m² in size.

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ARCHITECT WANTED FOR ROYAL LONDON HOSPITAL CAMPUS

ARCHITECT WANTED FOR ROYAL LONDON HOSPITAL CAMPUS

25 January 2016

Architect wanted for Royal London hospital campus An architect is being sought by the Barts Health NHS Trust to redevelop a key area of land at the Royal London Hospital based in Whitechapel in London.

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CONSTRUCTION GROWTH IN FINAL QUARTER OF 2015, BUT A SLOWER RATE

CONSTRUCTION GROWTH IN FINAL QUARTER OF 2015, BUT A SLOWER RATE

25 January 2016

SME budiling firms across the country saw their business growth dip in the fourth quarter of 2015, according to the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) in their latest trade survey.

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GALLIFORD TRY WINS £37M LEEDS UNIVERSITY CONTRACT

GALLIFORD TRY WINS £37M LEEDS UNIVERSITY CONTRACT

11 September 2015

Galliford Try has signed two contracts with the University of Leeds for building refurbishment work, worth a total of £37.8m.

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BALFOUR BEATTY WINS £350M UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER PROJECT

BALFOUR BEATTY WINS £350M UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER PROJECT

10 September 2015

The University of Manchester has selected framework partner Balfour Beatty to build its new £350m engineering campus. The Manchester Engineering Campus Development (MECD) is described as “one of the largest, single construction projects ever undertaken by a higher education institution in the United Kingdom”.

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INTERSERVE WIN £12.3M LEEDS CONTRACT

INTERSERVE WIN £12.3M LEEDS CONTRACT

09 September 2015

Leeds City Council has handed Interserve a £12.3m contract to refurbish and modernise the city centre’s Grade I listed Kirkgate Market. Works are expected to last until autumn 2016 but business life will continue during the works for the 200 shops and 150 stall holders in the market place.

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ARCHITECT WANTED FOR LONDON MUSEUM

ARCHITECT WANTED FOR LONDON MUSEUM

09 September 2015

The Victoria and Albert museum in London is on the hunt for an architect to design new members' room The V&A is looking for an architect to design a new £1.3 million members’ room to accommodate its growing number of supporters.

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ARCHITECT WANTED FOR BUDAPEST REGENERATION

ARCHITECT WANTED FOR BUDAPEST REGENERATION

08 September 2015

The City of Budapest has launched an international competition to regenerate the eastern bank of the River Danube The contest seeks ideas to boost community use of public spaces between Kossuth Square – which is home to Hungary’s parliament – and nearby Fővám.

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ARCHITECT WANTED FOR KINGSTON UPON THAMES, LONDON

ARCHITECT WANTED FOR KINGSTON UPON THAMES, LONDON

08 September 2015

The Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames is seeking an architect for a tranche of its £30 million ‘mini Hollands’ public realm improvement programme The winner of the £700,000 design contract will draw up plans for a £6 million cycle hub and plaza outside Kingston Station and a new £160,000 cycle ‘quietway’ improving access to nearby Kingston Bridge

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ARCHITECT WANTED FOR WIMBELDON PARK

ARCHITECT WANTED FOR WIMBELDON PARK

07 September 2015

The London Borough of Merton is seeking an architect to re-masterplan Wimbledon Park The winning team will draw up five separate concept plans for the Capability Brown-landscaped 27 hectare green space which is next door to the world famous All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club.

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