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Historic London Royal Mail Site Gets Makeover
The historic Royal Mail site in London marks yet another heritage landmark facing a large-scale redevelopment.
Historic UK Engineering Feats Recognised
The Institution of Mechanical Engineers has announced its heritage awards, which promote projects of significant engineering importance.
When Architecture Genres Collide – Designing Across Eras
An acclaimed residential refurbishment marries historic architecture with a sense of the new.
The Sweet Smell of Classic Retail Architecture
A UK designer has turned the tides on the trend towards sparser retail spaces with his reimagining of...
Sensitive Engineering: Making The Most Of Our Heritage
The Irving Street Brewery building provides challenges, but the design team is instead focusing on the opportunities the...
Will Europe’s Biggest Skyscraper Break Rules?
There are fears Europe's tallest skyscraper to be built by Russian gas giant Gazprom will breach UNESCO rules.
UK Researchers: Old Buildings more Energy Efficient than we Think
According to the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings, older buildings are more energy efficient than many...
Developer Charged With Illegal Heritage Demolition
The developers who demolished a heritage listed property in for North Queensland could be fined hundreds of thousands...
Aussie Interior Designers Face the Challenge of Heritage
Refurbishing or redeveloping a heritage building comes with serious challenges, with extensive limitations placed on designers.
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