Oh what a lovely war museum: Daniel Libeskind's acclaimed Imperial War Museum North opens in Manchester today. The £30m museum has been described in Building as "quite simply the most sculptural landmark building to be seen in Britain in modern times". Project manager was Gardiner & Theobald, structural engineer was Arup and services engineer was Connell Mott MacDonald. Turner & Townsend was QS on the scheme, fit-out was by Interior and the main contractor was Sir Robert McAlpine.