Balfour Beatty awarded £87million London commercial contract

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, today announces it has been awarded an £87million St James’s Market contract which forms part of the overall commercial redevelopment, for The Crown Estate and Oxford Properties. The scheme will provide 260,000 sq. ft.... View Article

New landmark development in Shanghai achieves BREEAM rating

The new towers that form part of the Shanghai International Shipping Service Centre’s (SISSC) flagship marina development in China’s largest city have used BREEAM, the world’s foremost environmental assessment standard to demonstrate best practice in sustainable building design, construction and... View Article

Water Minister praises innovative project

Severn Trent Costain have signed a multi-million pound contract with major UK dairy First Milk, to design, build and operate a new wastewater treatment plant at the company’s Haverfordwest Creamery. The innovative wastewater plant is the result of a close... View Article

Local company win Bathstore contract

Last month Graffiti Design installed some Specialist Retail Signage for our first project for large retailer Bath Store in Harrogate, Yorkshire. Bathstore is the largest specialist bathroom retailer in the UK, Their ethos is delivering well designed bathrooms to a... View Article

A-class office for Telecoms HQ opens in Warsaw

Warsaw’s new office complex for Miasteczko Grupy Orange, Poland’s largest telecommunications company, was officially opened. Arup worked with architect Stanisław Fiszer on the development of the eight-storey, 44,000m² complex which includes two underground car parks. The A-class commercial building, which... View Article

Work gets underway on £250million housing development

A special ceremony to mark the official start of the first phase of a £250million 1,500 home development took place last week. The ‘ground breaking’ ceremony, which was held at Carr Lodge in Doncaster on Friday, included representatives from the... View Article

Work begins on the first sheltered scheme of the future

Farrow Court is going to revolutionise the way that provision for older people is delivered. The new dementia-friendly accommodation will offer 100 high-quality living units, including learning disability units and recuperative care units for people released from hospital who need... View Article

Willmott Dixon launches Prime Place in Greenwich

On Saturday 21 September, Willmott Dixon has opened the doors to Prime Place; offering 181 homes in a superb location within the residential quarter of a major regeneration scheme in Greenwich Village. Prime Place is Willmott Dixon’s latest flagship London... View Article