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ConcreteSociety
Building Category
Sponsored by:
MMU Business School &
Student Hub, Manchester
Submitted for award by
WYG Engineering Ltd
Owner
Manchester Metropolitan University
Architect
Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios
Concrete supplier
Hanson
Consulting engineer
AECOM
Contractor
Sir Robert McAlpine
Precast supplier
Harvey Thorp Precast Ltd
Specialist sub-contractor
Acheson & Glover
Specialist sub-contractor
Hanson Building Products
Concrete frame
PC Harrington
Building category shortlist
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Submitted for award by
Bennetts Associates & Laing O’Rourke
Owner
Double Tree by Hilton Tower of London Hotel
Architect
Bennetts Associates Architects
Concrete frame
Expanded Ltd
Contractor
Laing O’Rourke
Consulting engineer
AECOM (M&E), Buro Happold (Structural)
Interior design
Woods Bagot (with Bennetts Associates)
Precast supplier
Oran Precast
Project manager
Gleeds
Ready-mixed concrete
CEMEX
Reinforcement supplier
Roe Reinforcement
Mint Hotel, Tower of
London
This new583-bedroom, Mint Hotel,Tower
of London is the largest hotel in London’s
SquareMile and Bennetts Associates’third
for the awardwinning hotel brand.
The building has been designed to
complement the surrounding urban
fabric, alignwith themedieval street
patterns, enliven the streetscape and
maximise rooftoppublic access.
Manchester MetropolitanUniversity
(
MMU) Student Hub and Business School is
a £67Mmulti-function university building
incorporating new faculty functions and
cross-University facilities.These include
student and academic services, catering
and informal learning areas. Also included
are a range of formal lecture theatres,
seminar rooms, administrative and
academic offices.
Nominated for the Sustainability Award.
Nominated for the Sustainability Award.