Built Environment Projects

  • Funding secured for £600m Chatham Docks scheme

    / 10 April /
      According to the developer, Legal & General have agreed to fund 73,000 sq ft Asda store on the southern part of the site close to Pier Road in Kent.   Upon the completion of construction, ASDA will take a new 25-year lease.
  • Approval for new stand at Lord’s Cricket Ground

    / 10 April /
      The new Warner Stand forms the first phase of the ground’s £200m 14-year investment plan. The scheme will also see the redevelopment of the Allen, Tavern, Compton and Edrich stands.
  • The architects reveal Battersea Power Station designs

    / 7 April /
      The designs by architects Frank Gehry and Norman Foster for the third phase of development at Battersea Power Station include 1,300 homes on either side of new high street leading to the iconic building.
  • Plans for £100m Aberdeen city centre renovation

    / 5 April /
    Muse Developments, regeneration division of Morgan Sindall, was selected as a preferred bidder to deliver a new square, dubbed as Marischal Square, in Aberdeen’s city centre.   The plans include the creation of new offices, a 1...
  • Tender race for Spurs £400m stadium

    / 4 April /
      The first phase of the new stadium was carried out McLaren Construction earlier this year.   The construction firm McLaren is likely to form a joint venture with Spanish giant FCC to bid for the main stage of the stadium build.
  • Go ahead for £1bn Westfield mall expansion

    / 3 April /
      The final planning consent for £1bn extension of the Westfield shopping mall was granted by Hammersmith and Fulham Councils the project this week, following the acquisition of outline planning consent in March 2012.
  • Green light for two Berkeley Homes towers

    / 2 April /
      Boris Johnson has granted a full planning permission for Berkeley Homes’ for two new residential towers on City Road in Islington despite the local council’s decision to block the development.
  • Official consent for £1bn London Convoys Wharf scheme

    / 1 April /
      Mayor of London Boris Johnson has given the go-ahead to Farrells’ £1 billion masterplan for the 40-acre site by the river at Deptford.   The Convoys Wharf scheme, which includes 3,500 new homes, shops, restaurants...
  • Laing O’Rourke bags Manchester City stadium job

    / 31 March /
      An international company with a regional Manchester base, Laing O’ Rourke has been involved in the construction of the stadium for the 2002 Commonwealth Games.    Design practice Populous has worked with the club from t...
  • Amey secures Northern Ireland highways contract

    / 29 March /
      One of the UK’s leading engineering consultancies Amey has been chosen once again as Roads Service Northern Ireland's (RSNI) transport and highways engineering consultancy partner for the third time in a row.