August

AHMM wins international Exchange Centre in Qingdao

16/08/2019

AHMM wins international Exchange Centre in Qingdao

Allford Hall Monaghan Morris has won an invited competition to design a new International Exchange Centre near Jiaozhou City, Qingdao. The new centre consists of 85,000sqm of event, conference and exhibition facilities under a 350m diameter roof structure, set in a unique water front location at the heart of the SCO demonstration area.

 



 

East Oxford Street granted planning

09/08/2019

East Oxford Street granted planning

Planning permission has been granted for a new mixed-use retail and office development at the eastern end of Oxford Street in London. The new building connects Oxford Street and Soho Square, preserving a Grade II listed building as well as a series of retained facades of historic merit. Accessed from Soho Square, a new public roof garden will provide far-reaching views across Soho and the West End.

 



 

Planning approval for Brentford Masterplan Plot G

08/08/2019

Planning approval for Brentford Masterplan Plot G

Plot G of the Brentford Masterplan has been granted planning permission by the London Borough of Hounslow. Part of the wider masterplan conceived by AHMM, Glenn Howells Architects, Maccreanor Lavington and Grant Associates, the mixed use block will accommodate retail and residential units, car parking and leisure uses to activate the waterside. The frame of the building is already complete, acting as a temporary car park to facilitate the first phase of the masterplan. Find out more on the project website.

 



 

07/08/2019

AHMM shortlisted for new University of Portsmouth building

Allford Hall Monaghan Morris is one the five practices shortlisted in an RIBA-organised competition to design a new combined departmental complex for the University of Portsmouth. The new building, located in the Victoria Park area of the city, will be home to the university’s Faculty of Business and Law and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and accommodate administrative facilities and a new public space.

 



 

30 years of Allford Hall Monaghan Morris

31/07/2019

30 years of Allford Hall Monaghan Morris

Allford Hall Monaghan Morris first opened its doors for business at 7-9 Charlotte Street on Monday 31st July 1989, exactly 30 years ago today. Happy birthday to AHMM, and thank you to everyone who has been part of our first three decades of practice.

 



 

Egham Gateway West

15/07/2019

Egham Gateway West

Planning consent for the Egham Gateway West scheme has been granted by Runnymede Borough Council. The new mixed-use development creates a gateway to the town centre and will act as a catalyst for the regeneration of the local area. It combines new retail and leisure spaces with purpose-built student accommodation and a variety of residential units, including affordable homes for rent and shared ownership properties, and new landscape and public spaces. Work is expected to start on site later this year.

 



 

Victor Kite Award for Design Technology

02/07/2019

Victor Kite Award for Design Technology

This year’s Victor Kite Award for Design Technology has been awarded to Ernest Chin Yang. Now in its sixth year, the AHMM-sponsored award for students at The Bartlett School of Architecture recognises the best work in Design Technology (year 2), a module that evolves students’ technical and architectural expertise in detail design. The award was established in memory of architect Victor Kite, a mentor to Simon, Jonathan, Paul and Peter as Part II students at The Bartlett, and later to many others at AHMM, where he played a significant role in the practice and its work.