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Byron Wien Announces Ten Surprises for 2018


Posted Tuesday, 2nd of January

Byron R. Wien, Vice Chairman at Blackstone, today issued his list of Ten Surprises for 2018. This is the 33rd year Byron has given his views on a number of economic, […]

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World’s Most Sustainable Office Space Opens in London

Posted Friday, 20th of October

When Bloomberg, the news and financial tech giant, decided to build a new European headquarters in London in 2010, it had a chance to not just build a home, but […]

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Newark to make $7bn pitch to land Amazon’s HQ2



New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is seeking to deploy $7bn in potential tax credits to lure Inc.’s planned second headquarters to Newark, which has been struggling to stage a […]


London’s Nova Victoria crowned UK’s Ugliest building


Posted Thursday, 7th of September

A London office block described as a “bright red hideous mess” has been named the UK’s worst building. Nova, a pair of London office buildings developed by Land Securities Group […]

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Ambitious One-Gigawatt Data Center Planned in Norway


Posted Thursday, 17th of August

Kolos, which is described as a US-Norwegian company, is planning one of the most ambitious data center projects ever. The company has secured a property in a small Norwegian town, […]


See the Structural Skeleton of Zaha Hadid Architects New Airport Terminal in Beijing


Posted Monday, 31st of July

Zaha Hadid Architects’ new passenger terminal for Beijing Airport (currently known as Beijing DaxingInternational Airport) is poised to become the largest aviation hub in the world. The vast structure, defined by five limbs spreading […]

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Top 10 – World’s Most Expensive Building Projects

#mostexspensivebuild #top10

Posted Tuesday, 18th of July

While the construction industry has taken off again in Ireland and with some big projects in the pipelines or on site for the first time in many years, Construction Network […]

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Stunning New Development Launched by Ballymore in London


Posted Friday, 3rd of March

EcoWorld Ballymore released the latest properties for sale at Wardian London. Situated close to Canary Wharf, Wardian London is a much sought after development, inspired by botanicals and the legacy […]


Worlds Tallest Atrium Nears Completion

#Leezasoho #ZahaHadid

Posted Monday, 20th of February

Project: Leeza SOHO Location: Beijing, China Date: 2015/2018 Client: SOHO China Ltd. Status: Under Construction Site Area 30,688m²   Gross Floor Area 172,800m² Construction of Leeza Soho, a 46-storey (207m) mixed-use […]

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Byron Wien Announces Ten Surprises for 2017


Posted Tuesday, 3rd of January

Byron R. Wien, Vice Chairman of Multi-Asset Investing at Blackstone, today issued his list of Ten Surprises for 2017. This is the 32nd year Byron has given his views on […]

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Your 10 at 10: Top Construction and Property Stories From the Week

#10at10 #newsroundup

Posted Friday, 18th of November

Your 10 at 10 – Some of the most noteworthy construction & property stories from the last week, as compiled by the team at Construction Network Ireland. (Have a story […]

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KODA – A Solar Powered House That Can Move


Posted Monday, 24th of October

Much of our quality of life depends on both our home and its location meeting our needs. When choosing where to live however, we may take risks on both fronts. […]