6th October 2016
With two years to go, work speeds ahead on £350m Midland super-hospital
The opening may be two years away – but work is speeding ahead on the Midland Metropolitan Hospital.
11th July 2016
Midland Metropolitan Hospital takes shape ahead of 2018 opening
The eagerly anticipated £350 million Midland Metropolitan Hospital is taking shape, with its huge towers now a prominent feature on the skyline.
26th January 2016
Midland Metropolitan Hospital: 'Glass palace' will be up and running in 1,000 days
This is Birmingham’s “Glass Palace” - the city’s newest super-hospital which will be built in 1,000 days’ time. The 670-bed Midland Metropolitan Hospital will be located in Grove Lane, Smethwick, and will have 15 operating theatres, emergency and acute services - as well as a glass-fronted winter garden on the fifth floor.
12th December 2015
£350m Smethwick super hospital plans unveiled
Contracts for the new super hospital in Smethwick have been officially signed and sealed – with health chiefs confident it will be delivered on schedule.
24th November 2015
George Osborne to pledge funding for new 670-bed superhospital
Funding for a state-of-the-art new West Midlands hospital will be confirmed in the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement.
9th October 2015
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Midlands super hospital architects teams includes Edward Williams Architects
5th October 2015
Planning success featured on BBC website
'Plans for a new £350m hospital in the West Midlands have been approved.' headline on BBC news website for Birmingham and Black Country Region
25th September 2015
Green light for £430m Carillion PF2 hospital
News item about successful planning application in Construction Enquirer by Aaron Morby 25 September 2015
23rd September 2015
'£350 million Sandwell super hospital approved'
News item in the Express and Star published on-line 23 September 2015
24th July 2015
Review of Oxford Brookes degree show in the AJ
With business booming for many architects, Lucy went to Oxford Brookes to scout for new talent for London practice Edward Williams Architects and was not disappointed. The new glass box atrium makes a splendid venue for a party – and there was a buzzing atmosphere on the opening night.
7th July 2015
Elizabeth (Libby) considers the advantages of BIM
Libby was interviewed by Gerard McGuickin for ArchiExpo an on-line magazine in this article which explains what BIM is, examines its evolution to CAD, outlines BIM’s barriers and benefits and considers the architect’s viewpoint.
30th June 2015
Lucy shared experience of working for Charles Correa
Architects pay tribute to Charles Correa in Architects' Journal on-line edition 17 June 2015