Built Environment Projects

  • Approval for Hackney regeneration scheme

    / 22 May /
      The Woodberry Down Estate in Hackney was partially built in the 1940s and has been in need of redevelopment for many years.   The regeneration of the estate began in 2005, and Berkeley Homes has already built 862 new homes.
  • Kier bags £100m Staffordshire NHS job

    / 21 May /
      According to the contract, Kier will provide a range of services to renovate two hospitals in Staffordshire up to a period of five years.   Under the ProCure21+ framework, Kier will carry out the refurbishment, extension and ...
  • Great Portland Estates to invest £430m in 9 projects

    / 19 May /
      The property developer Great Portland Estates increased profit before tax by 73% to £38.4m in the year to the end of March, partly due to rising London rent.   Toby Courtauld, chief executive of the company, said the co...
  • Wates to build £141m London and Leeds office schemes

    / 19 May /
      Wates was appointed by Huddersfield’s Roydhouse Properties to build its Central Square development on Wellington Street in Leeds.   The scheme will see a creation of 220,000 sq ft mixed use development comprising of 11 storeys of Grade A office space, retail and leisure.
  • McAleer & Rushe reveals £100m Newcastle scheme

    / 19 May /
      The developer McAleer & Rushe plans to deliver a £100m mixed-use scheme including a new hotel, student accommodation, offices, shops and restaurants on the site of Newgate Street shopping centre.
  • Green light for £3bn Chelsea Barracks

    / 18 May /
      Westminster Council awarded a planning approval for the first three blocks of luxury flats on the 13-acre site.   Despite minor objections from Royal Hospital Chelsea, the Chelsea Society and English Heritage, the project was...
  • Muse lodged £107m Aberdeen city square scheme

    / 17 May /
      The scheme dubbed as the Marischal Square development will transform Aberdeen’s former council HQ site.   The project will see the creation of 175,000 sq ft of offices with 250 car spaces, a four-star hotel, retail, cafes, restaurants and civic spaces.
  • LHC is seeking contractors for New Homes Framework

    / 16 May /
      Procurement consortium LHC plans to launch this year its new offsite housebuilding framework for housing association and council clients.   Companies involved in the design, manufacture, supply and erection of offsite buildin...
  • Bouygues proposes the Portsmouth Shard

    / 6 May /
      Bouygues Development is proposing to create a mixed-use development in place of the existing Brunel House built in 1960s.   According to the current proposal, the scheme will include a student block housing over 500-beds...