Author: RG Team

London Skyscrapers

Current UK skyscrapers in construction and planning

As space has become squeezed in our urban areas, building up (as opposed to out) has become the accepted practice. Tall buildings have provided solutions to the need for office space and also residential living – for example, 30% of homes currently under construction in...

Skyscrapers

A brief history of the skyscraper

“Beauty or beast, the modern skyscraper is a major force with a strong magnetic field. It draws into its physical being all of the factors that propel and characterize modern civilization. The skyscraper is the point where art and the city meet.” These are the...

The big guns have arrived!

Three of our student accommodation projects now have tower cranes or high reach in place and ready for action. On our Unite Students site in Oxford, after a few setbacks due to the unexpected ‘early Spring weather’, the new build development is finally witnessing TC1 being...

AI Future Shopping

What might the future of the retail experience look like?

The retail sector is an exciting place to be. Fast moving and ever-evolving, it is being driven by huge brands like Amazon to innovate service and create meaningful and memorable experiences for consumers. From omnichannel shopping, to retail stores as destinations, there are many trends...

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Leeds Student Tower Underway

Work has started at Belgrave Street in Leeds with the demolition of the existing four storey Symons House, a mid 90s office building comprising over 20,000 sq ft of office space. Once demolition is complete the site will make way for a new 21 storey...