UK: 12m Mixed-use development 
France: New eco-district 
China: 1bn CNY Office buildings 
UAE: Schools upgrade 
USA: Lake area master plan 
Brazil: Housing development 
New Zealand: New conference centre 



News Review
World Architecture Day 2014
Award News


Date Title
08/08/2013   London’s Pollard Thomas Edwards Architects appointed for £269m Woolwich housing regeneration scheme 
08/08/2013   New York’s Rogers Marvel Architects to become two firms 
07/08/2013   AIA selects winners of 2013 Educational Facility Design Award 
07/08/2013   UK architecture practice Sidell Gibson ceases trading 
06/08/2013   French architect Matali Crasset creates pop-up library for summer 
06/08/2013   api (+) wins three awards in Progressive Grocer 2013 design contest 
06/08/2013   Broadway Malyan acquires leading Chile-based architectural practice 
02/08/2013   Planning permission for Folkstone Seafront 
02/08/2013   Planning given for 10-dwelling Rational House scheme 
01/08/2013   Foster + Partners completes first interior redesign of commercial aircraft for Cathay Pacific 
01/08/2013   British shortlist for redesign of social spaces at Oxford University (UK) revealed 
31/07/2013   Scottish Rite Masonic Temple to become private art museum for co-founding brothers of Guess? Inc. 
31/07/2013   8 teams for resilient education and recreation centre along the Harlem River, New York 
31/07/2013   AHMM and Allies & Morrison on strong shortlist of 5 for new Scotland Yard building in London 
25/07/2013   Approval for £1bn Minerva scheme in Wandsworth 
25/07/2013   Habitat for Humanity India working to repair homes lost in Uttarakhand floods 
25/07/2013   Contracts for design development of 7 Rio Olympic venues with infrastructure handed to AECOM 
24/07/2013   Ennead Architects, Lateral Office, Seeding Office and White Arkitekter shortlisted for FAR ROC competition 
24/07/2013   €40m Hospital Logistic Centre in Belfort now onsite 
24/07/2013   Applications sought for Old Doha Prize 
23/07/2013   270-degree visibility afforded by KMA-designed lifeguard tower for five beaches in La Jolla, San Diego 
23/07/2013   9-month construction of world's next tallest building gets underway in Changsha 
23/07/2013   2 million sq ft mixed-use scheme on London's Greenwich Peninsula to be designed by OMA 
19/07/2013   11 hectare development approved for Melbourne Harbour 
19/07/2013   Two German Design Council Awards for 'iconic' design for SPARK in Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok 
17/07/2013   Essential server maintenance 
17/07/2013   Details of the Hyperloop coming shortly 
17/07/2013   Handover of 316 high-end serviced apartments in Makkah Clock Tower begins 
17/07/2013   Teaching training facility in Afghanistan abandoned mid-construction with serious health hazards. Contractor sought 
16/07/2013   Durham University building for physics research to be designed by Studio Daniel Libeskind