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[6 Dec 2013 | No Comment | ]

Glasgow’s South Block building has been named the ‘Best Building in Scotland’ by the Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland. According to bbc.co.uk, the Edwardian building was recently transformed from open plan factory spaces into affordable studios for artists and art groups to use. Renovation of existing building with extraordinary rigour The judges were so […]

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[28 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]

Glasgow is set to be one of the UK’s first ‘smart cities’ thanks to a UK government grant worth £24 million, reports itproportal.com. The city managed to fend off competition from 30 other applicants to secure the ‘Future Cities Demonstrator’ investment from the Technology Strategy Board (TSB). Image source £24 million investment will make Glasgow […]

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[16 Oct 2012 | No Comment | ]

A £15 million overhaul of George Square is being put out to tender by Glasgow City Council, reports architectsjournal.co.uk. A design-led, multi-disciplinary team is being earmarked by the council to polish up the city’s key civic square in time for the 2014 Commonwealth Games. However, according to stv.tv, council leader Gordon Matheson believes that the […]