Cost models

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    Cost model: Garden towns and villages

    2018-01-22T12:35:00Z

    The government is calling for a new generation of garden towns and villages to ease the housing crisis. More sophisticated masterplanning approaches are needed to deliver these complicated projects

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    Cost model: Office fit-out

    2017-11-08T11:49:00Z

    Office occupiers and their employees are demanding space that supports new, more efficient ways of working, with a range of environments within a building tailored to different activities. What are the implications for workplace design and fit-out? Martin Kellett and Nicola Gillen of Aecom explain

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    Cost model: Operating theatres

    2017-09-05T15:59:00Z

    It is critical to ensure that surgical theatres are fit for purpose and appropriate for rapidly advancing medical practices

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    Cost model: New-build concert halls

    2017-07-28T06:00:00Z

    As cultural icons they can make a huge contribution to any city, but concert halls can have costs and a complexity of scale to match

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    Cost model: Residential timber

    2017-06-06T15:44:00Z

    A familiar building material now has many innovative and scientifically developed forms, of which cross-laminated timber is perhaps the most compelling

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    Cost model: Modular construction

    2017-04-11T15:20:00Z

    Debates about modular construction and off-site manufacture are nothing new. But with more suppliers, better quality and greater awareness within the industry, could it finally achieve critical mass?

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    Cost model: Car showrooms

    2017-02-22T06:00:00Z

    The motor industry is booming, with showrooms continuing to be built. And with the customer experience at the heart of the schemes, substantial add-on features may be included

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    Cost model: Palliative care

    2017-01-17T10:46:00Z

    The demand for high quality healthcare facilities aiming to improve the quality of life of patients with serious illnesses is increasing

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    Cost model: Cinemas

    2016-11-11T11:05:00Z

    Cinemas can brighten urban areas and masterplans, and need good design and facilities to attract increasingly discerning audiences

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    Cost model: Mixed use

    2016-09-06T12:30:00Z

    Shifting economic and social conditions mean developers are increasingly pursuing mixed use schemes but different use classes on a project can cause complications