Manchester Building News, 2008, England, Info, Property, Projects, Photos

Manchester Building News 2008

Contemporary Property Developments in northwest England, UK

Manchester Building News in 2008

Manchester Law Courts
Manchester Civil Justice Centre
photograph : Tim Griffith
Manchester Civil Justice Centre wins RIBA Award

RIBA Competitions Exhibition
CUBE Gallery Exhibition

Design: ID:SR, Sheppard Robson
Halliwells Manchester Building
image from architect
Spinningfields Manchester office

Spinningfields Office
Design: HKR Architects
Pinsent Masons fit-out

Chancery Place, Booth Street
Design: HKR Architects
Chancery Place
image from architect
Chancery Place development

Tutti Frutti competition
Tutti Frutti Manchester Building News
image from architect
New Islington competition : 6 schemes on board

New Islington
New Islington
image from architect
Manchester Millennium Community

National Opera House proposal, east Manchester

£250m, for Royal Opera House, London

Manchester housing
Design: Union North
Manchester housing
image from architect
Manchester towers : Three residential towers for Urban Splash

Forty Springardens
Design: Architects : Aedas
Forty Springardens
image from architect
Manchester office building

Northern Gateway – Co-operative Group Masterplan Competition
Winner, Mar 2008: Arup-led consortium
Finalists incl. BDP, Heneghan Peng & KPF
Location: Miller Street / Corporation Street, nr. Cathedral, north of city centre

Dalton Street Approval
Outline planning permission granted for proposals for Dalton Street residential scheme by Calder Peel Carden Croft Architects for developer Michael Marsden, up to 18 storeys high

Owen Street development
Design: Ian Simpson Architects
Owen Street development
image from architect
Manchester building : Planning approval Jan 2008

Chill Factor e, Trafford
Design: FaulknerBrowns Associates
Chill Factor e
image from architect

Exchange Greengate
Design: Fielden Clegg Bradley
Exchange Greengate
image from architect
Salford building

Office building, Chatham St
Design: Reid Architects
competition win, £8m – 10 storeys
Adj. Grade II listed former Barclays bank included, for MCR Property Group

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Quay Bar, Castlefield
Stephenson Bell building demolished late 2007 for Ian Simpson Architects’ 15-storey residential project – Piccadilly Basin redevelopment

Murray’s Mills Ancoats Village
Design: BDP Architects
Murray’s Mills
photo © David Barbour/BDP
Manchester development

Upper Brook Street Building, south Manchester
Design: Makin Architecture
Upper Brook Street Building
image from architect
Manchester building

Axis tower, Albion Street
HKR Architects
Axis Tower
image from architect
Manchester tower

Boddingtons Brewery Site – Masterplan, Strangeways, northwest Manchester
Design: HOK

mediacity:uk – masterplan, Salford Quays
Benoy Architects
mediacity:uk manchester
image from architect
Salford development : BBC’s buildings

Adelphi Street tower, Salford
SMC Alsop
Adelphi Street Salford
image from architect
Manchester tower building

Bridge over Leeds – Liverpool Canal
RIBA Architecture competition winners 2007

Cardroom Estate Regeneration, east Manchester
De Metz Forbes Knight
Housing for Urban Splash

Abito, Greengate, Salford
Abito Salford
photo : David Barbour/BDP
Salford housing

Albany Tower, Piccadilly, central Manchester
Ian Simpson Architects
54 storeys, tbc.; Developer: Albany Crown

Ducie Street Tower – proposal
Woods Bagot
60 storeys; Developer: Inacity

Chips, New Islington
Alsop Architects‘ project on site
New Islington building

The Hive, Stevenson Square
HKR Architects
The Hive
image from architect
The Hive Manchester

Manchester gallery project
David Adjaye with Maurice Shapero + Stephenson Bell
Apartments, gallery, retail, market, bus station

Wilmot St development – adj. Mancunian Way, central Manchester

Ian Simpson Architects
£30m approx.; Developer: Downing Developments
offices + apartments
Two buildings connected by landscaped podium
30 storey tower : 300 key worker apartments
lower building : 350 student bedrooms

2 – 4 Chester Road, Castlefield Basin apartments, central Manchester

Ian Simpson Architects
Developer: Sterling Capitol; 90 apartments + new pedestrian link
detailed planning consent

Canopus Greengate – two towers
Arca Architects
£50m mixed-use Salford development
Planning permission received end of 2007

New Islington Bridge
Architecture Competition overseen by RIBA: 87 entries
Shortlisted: Glowacka Rennie Architects, Gunning Groothuizen Architects, Ian McChesney, Gollifer Langston Architects – winner tba after 23 Mar 2007

Proposed Tower, Whitworth St
HKR Architects

Proposed Tower, Salford
HKR Architects
Salford Tower

South Cheshire College
Jefferson Sheard Architects

Beetham Tower – Tallest residential tower in Europe
Ian Simpson Architects
Beetham Tower Manchester
photo © webbaviation
Manchester Hilton

Ossington Court, south Manchester

Ian Simpson Architects
Redevelopment of existing 1960’s residential tower/slab block

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The Green Building
early 2006
Farrells – previously Terry Farrell & Partners
19 New Wakefield St, Macintosh Village, south central Manchester
for Taylor Woodrow developments

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