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CONTRACT LEAD

03 September 2015

Planning development is currently in progress for a £100 Million 1,400 unit development in Rochester

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ISG WINS £8.4 MILLION WARRINGTON UNIVERSITY COLLEGE

ISG WINS £8.4 MILLION WARRINGTON UNIVERSITY COLLEGE

02 September 2015

ISG has bagged an £8.4m contract to build a new University Technical College (UTC) in Warrington for the Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU). This is the second phase of the town’s Stadium Quarter regeneration scheme, which has an overall project value of £10m..

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ARCHITECT WANTED FOR HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT

ARCHITECT WANTED FOR HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT

02 September 2015

The Houses of Parliament is recruiting client advisors for its multi-billion pound restoration - despite a lack of any final agreement on the best way forward The ‘mother of all parliaments’ is seeking an architect-led design team and a project and cost manager in separate lots to advise on the gargantuan 100,000m² project.

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ARCHITECT WANTED FOR CANTERBURY UNIVERSITY

ARCHITECT WANTED FOR CANTERBURY UNIVERSITY

01 September 2015

Canterbury Christ Church University is on the hunt for an architect to deliver the first phase of its regeneration masterplan The winning team will draw up detailed plans to transform the city’s two hectare former prison – which once housed the infamous Kray twins – into a new student accommodation complex.

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ARCHITECT WANTED FOR PRESTON MARKET REGENERATION

ARCHITECT WANTED FOR PRESTON MARKET REGENERATION

19 August 2015

Preston City Council is on the hunt for an architect to regenerate its historic markets complex Planned to complete in 2017, the project will create a new indoor market beneath two Grade II-listed canopies constructed in the Victorian era and early Twentieth Century.

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C & O PASSES THE 3000 HOUR SALT SPRAY TEST

18 August 2015

C & O Powder Coatings has now passed a 3000 hour salt spray test with our supplier TIGER POWDER COATINGS

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ARCHITECT WANTED FOR NORFOLK REGENERATION PROJECT

ARCHITECT WANTED FOR NORFOLK REGENERATION PROJECT

11 August 2015

Holkham Walled Garden in Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk is on the hunt for an architect for a £2 million regeneration project Planned to complete in 2020, the project will deliver new visitor facilities and repair several historic sheds and glasshouses inside the Grade II* garden.

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CARILLION WINS £440M BIRMINGHAM HOSPITAL CONTRACT

CARILLION WINS £440M BIRMINGHAM HOSPITAL CONTRACT

11 August 2015

CARILLION wins £440m Birmingham Hospital contract A Carillion joint venture has been named preferred bidder for the £440m Midland Metropolitan Hospital public private partnership project. Financial close is expected around the end of 2015 with construction starting in early 2016. Completion is scheduled for mid-2018, with the hospital opening in late 2018.

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GALLIFORD TRY WINS BIRMINGHAM ARENA CONTRACT

GALLIFORD TRY WINS BIRMINGHAM ARENA CONTRACT

07 August 2015

Galliford Try has won a £66m contract to deliver the first phase of the new Arena Central office development in central Birmingham.

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ARCHITECT COMPETITION FOR CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY

ARCHITECT COMPETITION FOR CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY

04 August 2015

Cambridge University is seeking an architect for a new £8.5m storage and removal centre for its university library. The property will be located outside Ely at a business park and will be a single storey facility standing at 4800m², it will feature an electronic cataloging and retrieval system; as well as a racking storage facility.

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