Jestico + Whiles has been given the go ahead for the proposed new Cavendish Laboratory building called Cavendish III at the University of Cambridge, a major new project to replace existing facilities for the Department of Physics.
The Bradfield Centre building designed architects Aukett Swanke is the first development to be built as part of a major new cycle of investment in the Cambridge Science Park.
Architects Cullinan Studio refurbish complex roof design. The original building was constructed in 1963 by famous Brutalist architect Denys Lasdun.
Contemporary Cambridge – 5 beautiful buildings: visitors to Cambridge can take their pleasurable pick from over 800 years of outstanding architecture. But as an iconic university town, sometimes its older buildings grab more glory than their modern counterparts.
International architecture and design firm, NBBJ unveils designs for new headquarters building for Abcam plc at Cambridge Biomedical Campus (CBC). The 100,000 sqft laboratory and office facility, is now under construction at CBC’s global healthcare village.
Design: 6a architects. This new hall of residence captures much of the ethos behind the original design for Churchill College but gives us a bold and extremely well thought through contemporary interpretation of it.
Design: Marks Barfield Architects. Considerable research went into developing this ambitious primary school, taking best practice from across the globe on teaching methods since it is also a training school. Staff are clearly proud and delighted with the resultant building.
Design: Henry Goss Architects. This is a small but exquisitely detailed addition to a house providing the owners with an extended internal living room and generous covered external living space.
Design: Eric Parry Architects
The building matches in architectural quality the innovation that goes on inside it -The Welding Institute (TWI) is a world-leading organisation dealing with joining technology at every scale. This is a large building and the scale successfully mediates with its context
Heong Gallery, Downing College by Caruso St John Architects is a RIBA East Awards 2017 Winner: “An unloved area of Downing College consisting of unremarkable buildings has been transformed into an understated but elegant gallery with a well-detailed forecourt.”
This is an ambitious project that set out to be the first Passivhaus office building in the UK, to source low-carbon materials locally and explore the idea of a contemporary vernacular. A lot has been learnt on the way and the learning process has been as important as the end result.
Feilden Fowles wins from shortlist of 5 architects for this architecture competition. 155 architects applied for this design contest for a new building housing a dining hall for 300 people.
Design: Nicholas Hare Architects. The technology hub was funded in part by a £8m donation from the James Dyson Foundation, and will give some of the world’s brightest young engineering students access to advanced laboratories.
The Twentieth Century Society welcomes listing of Sir Michael Hopkins’ landmark Schlumberger Gould Research Centre. The C20 Society Director said it’s “an innovative and influential example of High-Tech design, by an extremely interesting architect”.
Churchill Revisited, London:
a debate about the architectural competition for one of the first Cambridge Colleges of the modern era.
In 1959, four architectural teams were shortlisted to design Churchill College:
• Chamberlain Powell & Bon
• Howell Killick Partridge & Amis
• Richard Sheppard Robson & Partners
• Stirling & Gowan
Design: Hawkins\Brown, Architects
An innovative 5,300sqm building combines a new syllabus and a new way of teaching for 14-19 years olds to inspire its pupils and prepare them for the real world.
R H Partnership Architects (RHP) completed work on a new boathouse for the combined Cambridge Colleges of Churchill, King’s and Selwyn, together with The Leys School.
Homerton College, Cambridge appoints Malcolm Reading Consultants to run design competition for emblematic centrepiece building. Architects to send a ‘declaration of interest’ to be considered for long-list.