The Loom is nearing completion, with an official opening date set for September 2016.
The scheme comprises the major renovation of a grade 2 listed building in Aldgate, London, for Helical Bar.
Once a wool storage warehouse, the building has been refurbishment to provide over 100,000ft2 of office space, a new café, and the relocation of the main entrance to the old loading bay.
The design seeks to explore and reveal the building’s history, whilst introducing new interventions to meet the requirements of a modern commercial building in London. The raw metal screens reference the buildings textile and manufacturing history, whilst utilising a material that will patina with time.
Hampstead Green, designed by Duggan Morris Architects for Pegasus Life has received a Housing Design Award in the Projects category, at this years ceremony.
The project has been conceived as high specification housing fostering a holistic retirement community, complete with a range of facilities including spa and therapy spaces, restaurants, swimming pool and communal lounges, as well as an integrated landscape strategy.
In recognition of these specific qualities, the project received a HAPPI award (Housing our Ageing Population Panel for Innovation) in recognition for adopting best practice in the care sector.
The project is currently under construction with completion programmed for end 2018.
Within the Central Somers Town CIP planning approval, Duggan Morris Architects have designed a series of mixed use residential buildings containing 69 residential units (affordable and market), also including a ground floor cafe and community hall, within the Central Somers Town area.
Richmond Adult Community College has been shortlisted for a British Construction Industry Award 2016 - in the Building Project of the Year (up to £10m) category.
The BCI Awards are the only construction industry awards scheme to have the backing of the Prime Minister, the finalists span 17 categories and include 72 individual companies.
The awards will take place on 12 October at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London.
Richmond Adult Community College has been shortlisted for the New London Awards 2016 in the Education category.
The New London Awards recognises the very best in architecture, planning and development in the capital, including both new and proposed projects across all sectors of the built environment, selected by an international expert jury.
Richmond Adult Community College has been shortlisted in the Higher and Further Education Award category in this year’s AJ Retrofit Awards.
AJ Retrofit Awards are the industry’s leading event, entered and attended by architecture’s most creative and talented leaders and innovators.
The awards will be held at The Brewery, London on the evening of the 14th September 2016.