Tall Buildings Conference 2019 Case Study: The Atlas Building read more


At Tall Building Conference 2019, Neal Morgan-Collins, Director at Design Delivery Unit presented a Case Study on the Challenges Associated with Delivering the Atlas Building.

Full information on the project can be found on the Design Delivery...


Tall Buildings Conference 2019 Case Study: Manhattan Loft Gardens read more


At Tall Buildings Conference 2019, Dmitri Jajich, Structural Engineer: Director at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill presented a Case Study on Manhattan Loft Gardens – Balancing Design and Constructability.

Full information on the project can...


Paddington Cucumber tower gets green light read more


42-storey resi scheme approved for second time – along with ’wholly redesigned’ sister block

A 42-storey tower nicknamed the Paddington Cucumber has been given the green light by Westminster planners.

Officials at the...


Goldman Sachs bankrolls Brum’s tallest resi project read more


Joint venture partners Moda Living and Apache Capital have secured funding from Goldman Sachs to deliver Birmingham’s planned 42-storey residential tower. Contractor John Sisk is lined up to deliver the Broad Street skyscraper, which will be...


Tall Buildings Conference 2019 Case Study: The Bank read more


At Tall Buildings Conference, Adam McPartland, Director at Glancy Nicholls & Dave Tyson, Managing Director at Design2e presented a Case Study on The Bank on Broad Street – Birmingham’s Sky-High Living.

Full information on the project...


Tall Buildings Conference 2019 Case Study: The Shard read more


At Tall Buildings Conference 2019, Tony Palgrave, Project Director at Mace & John Parker, Director at WSP presented a Case Study on The Shard: Innovations in Design and Construction.

Full information on the project can be found on...


Sisk seals £184m Birmingham skyscraper deal read more


Homes for rent developer Moda has agreed on a deal with John Sisk & Son to start work on a 42-storey skyscraper in Birmingham.

The 481-apartment tower has been designed exclusively for rent, offering hotel level service and a 200m...


Plans to build 48-storey resi tower in Southwark OK'd read more


London borough already boasts a number of super high-rise homes

A £600m mixed-use scheme that will have the fourth largest residential tower in London as its centrepiece has been given the green light by Southwark planners.


Plans in for 37-storey tower read more


One of the tallest buildings in the Midlands, which would stand at 37 storeys and form part of a 769-apartment scheme, could be constructed in Birmingham after plans were submitted to the city council.

St Joseph, which has owned the...


Main construction work starts on 50-storey City tower read more


Main construction work has started on the City of London’s latest tower as new images of 8 Bishopsgate were unveiled. Site clearance work has been underway since revised plans for the 50-storey tower were approved by the City of London...


London's tower completions expected to sky rocket in 2019 read more


More than 70 blocks of 20 storeys or more will finish this year

The number of tall towers in London where construction is expected to wrap up this year is set to soar, according to new research.

New London Architecture’s...


City planning boss says Foster's Tulip likely to face public inquiry if it gets green light... read more


Controversial scheme set to be heard next month

The head of the planning committee that will rule on Foster + Partners’ controversial Tulip tourist attraction has admitted any decision to approve it could well be called in for a...


Construction starts on 550m tall Dubai skyscraper Burj Jumeira read more


Construction has begun on the 550m tall Burj Jumeira skyscraper located opposite Sheikh Zayed Road in Al Sufouh in western Dubai. Dubai Holding, the investment firm behind the project, says the tower’s design is inspired by ripples found in...


Peel plans five resi towers at MediaCityUK read more


Developer Peel Land is proposing to build five tower blocks offering a mix of housing and student accommodation next to MediaCityUK on Salford Quays. The firm in joint venture with local landowner Tokenhouse has just submitted outline plans for...


Green light tipped for 28-storey city centre tower read more


Plans for more than 700 apartments in Birmingham city centre in a scheme featuring a 28-storey tower has been recommended to be approved today.

Seven Capital is seeking permission from the city council for its Connaught Square...