#placemaking

#placemaking

University estates continue to expand while the demands of students and parents are rising alongside tuition fees. We looked at the increasingly common investment in “place making” and how creating a community can benefit both the university and the student experience...

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#quieteningcities

#quieteningcities

Buildings are much greener now, thanks to a drive by Building Regulations and Certification from the likes of BREEAM and LEAD, but how much have we really been thinking about the people who occupy the buildings?

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#NottForgotten

#NottForgotten

The NDSA (Nottingham and Derby Society of Architects), in collaboration with RIBA and the Creative Quarter, present ‘Nott Forgotten’; a Design Challenge which seeks to re-imagine ‘forgotten’ sites within the city of Nottingham...

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#AJ100

#AJ100

London’s fast becoming a second home for the team at CPMG. This week was no exception as the directors attended the annual AJ Annual Dinner and Awards ceremony at the Tower of London to hear the outcome of the AJ100...

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#londonroadfirestation

#londonroadfirestation

Working together with other local firms, J Tomlinson Construction and Turner and Townsend, the fire station has been designed to last for more than 50 years and will use less than a quarter of the energy than the current Central Fire Station...

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#LOOKUP

#LookUp

You’ve probably noticed this year’s intake of new architectural design students positioning themselves, coats and bags as temporary pavement cushioning, sketchbook in hand, focused on some of Nottingham’s lesser known architectural details...

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