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Thursday28 July 2016

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London skyline

Tender prices will fall in wake of Brexit vote, consultants predict

28 Jul 16 | By Louise Dransfield

Survey finding follows data showing market contraction, falling share prices and deteriorating confidence

education classroom useful

Scape £350m consultancy framework award challenged

28 Jul 16 | By Louise Dransfield, Iain Withers

At least one bidder has questioned aspects of the award of the consultancy framework

Hinkley

A decade on, EDF promises Hinkley decision today

28 Jul 16 | By Yoosof Farah

Decision on UK’s first new nuclear power plant comes 10 years after government approved plans for new nuclear

Hinkley

EDF board director quits ahead of Hinkley decision

28 Jul 16 | By Yoosof Farah

Gerard Magnin said the project is “very risky” and suggested it could bankrupt EDF

military useful

MoD takes on overseas consultancy from CCS

28 Jul 16 | By Louise Dransfield

A CCS spokesperson said: “We are working hard to launch the framework in August”

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Project news

Make and Gary Neville's St Michael's scheme - Upper Square

Neville and Giggs hire Make for £140m Manchester job

28 Jul 16

Footballers unveil first images of £140m towers

Stanton Williams and Asif Khan's winning proposal for the Museum of London

Architects picked in Museum of London contest

28 Jul 16

Pernilla Ohrstedt, BIG, Caruso St John and Sergison Bates beaten to Smithfield job

Stratford Waterfront by Allies & Morrison, O’Donnell & Tuomey and Arquitecturia

Stratford Waterfront cultural district designs revealed

27 Jul 16

Stratford Waterfront scheme is by Allies & Morrison, O’Donnell & Tuomey and Arquitecturia

FCB Portsmouth prison

Green light for prison-to-homes job in Portsmouth

26 Jul 16

Former jail to be turned into 230 homes

Conran Brighton

Latest attempt to overhaul Brighton eyesore submitted

26 Jul 16

Conran & Partners working on site where AHMM was rebuffed by planners

Earls Court

Brexit cuts 14% off value of Earls Court

26 Jul 16

Capco revises down value of 7,500-home west London scheme

Buckley Gray Yeoman - Bishopsgate Goodsyard offices - site view

Year-long redesign for Bishopsgate Goodsyard

25 Jul 16

Hammerson says it will work with new City Hall team on revised proposals

Leach Rhodes Walker Strand, Liverpool

Liverpool waterfront residential block plans in

25 Jul 16

Leach Rhodes Walker’s design seeks to knit together city centre with riverside

Brent Cross

JV inks deal for £4bn Brent Cross regen

21 Jul 16

Barnet Council and development partners ink deal

Sheffield retail

Chinese builder to invest £1bn in Sheffield

21 Jul 16

A Chinese construction company has agreed to invest an initial sum of £220m

Sheppard Robson’s Chrisp Street proposals

Sheppard Robson submits 650-home east London scheme

20 Jul 16

Proposals would update Festival of Britain Exhibition of Architecture-era east London precinct

Wilkinson Eyre's Crown Sydney scheme for Barangaroo

Height-busting Sydney skyscraper gets green light

20 Jul 16

City approves 275m casino and hotel tower

1 Undershaft

Square Mile tower decision delayed until after summer

19 Jul 16

The proposed tower, if approved, would become the tallest in the City of London

One Nine Elms new thumb

Balfour Beatty confirmed on £1bn One Nine Elms

15 Jul 16

The Chinese developer has also secured the bulk of the financing for the project

Paddington Cube thumb

Sellar lops 58 storeys off Paddington Pole

15 Jul 16

The new £775m plans have turned the pole into a cube

QPR wins planning for £175m Old Oak scheme

15 Jul 16

Genesis Housing and QPR football club have won approval for 605 new homes in the West London regeneration area

Ashley Road Tottenham Hale

Argent Related inks deal for £1bn Tottenham regen

14 Jul 16

The Brent Cross developer is to help Haringey Council create a new town centre

Walkie Talkie

Walkie Talkie ‘no Trojan horse’ says City design boss

14 Jul 16

Tower cluster could be extended

oxford hoouse

Green light for major Oxford Street office refurb

14 Jul 16

Architect Orms to revamp 1950s modernist building

Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow

Gleeds on redevelopment of Glasgow's former BHS

14 Jul 16

Formal Investments has appointed the consultant to its commerical scheme in the Scottish city

olympic stadium

Online poll: 2012 legacy

27 Jul 16

Are the 2012 Olympic Games delivering a strong enough legacy for London? Vote here

By Sector

GCF

Construction enters recession, says ONS

27 Jul 16 | By Iain Withers

Sector output falls for second consecutive quarter

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London skyline

Tender prices will fall in wake of Brexit vote, consultants predict

28 Jul 16 | By Louise Dransfield

Survey finding follows data showing market contraction, falling share prices and deteriorating confidence

more QS news

wind farm

MPs damn Green Deal roll-out

28 Jul 16 | By Yoosof Farah

Building looks into a report on household energy efficiency schemes from the Public Accounts Committee

more sustainability news

Finance

Hope cement plant

Breedon takeover of Hope cleared by regulators

27 Jul 16 | By Iain Withers

Combined business will operate 200 ready-mixed concrete sites

more finance news

Newfoundland

Remote Canada win boosts Carillion

26 Jul 16 | By Iain Withers

Contractor announces £276m contract haul

more global news

Make and Gary Neville's St Michael's scheme - Upper Square

Neville and Giggs hire Make for £140m Manchester job

28 Jul 16 | By Elizabeth Hopkirk

Footballers unveil first images of £140m towers

more architecture news

Hinkley

A decade on, EDF promises Hinkley decision today

28 Jul 16 | By Yoosof Farah

Decision on UK’s first new nuclear power plant comes 10 years after government approved plans for new nuclear

more infrastructure news

Olympicopolis

Olympic park to up affordable housing to 50%

28 Jul 16 | By Joey Gardiner, Dave Rogers

The change is likely to affect the park’s final two neighbourhoods, Pudding Mill and Marshgate

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Education & healthcare

Students

Unite has 'near term' confidence in EU student numbers

26 Jul 16 | By Iain Withers

Student digs developer comments on the market post-EU referendum

more education news

wind farm

MPs damn Green Deal roll-out

28 Jul 16 | By Yoosof Farah

Building looks into a report on household energy efficiency schemes from the Public Accounts Committee

more policy news

High Court

High Court blocks Halcrow pension restructure

18 May 16 | By Yoosof Farah

Potential transfer into new scheme deemed illegal

more legal news

Gianluca Barletta WSP

WSP PB hiring spree

21 Mar 16 | By Yoosof Farah

Consultant poaches former Balfour Beatty and Aecom directors

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