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£1bn Westfield London expansion

Final planning approved by Westfield for a £1bn retail and residential expansion of its shopping complex in West London. Hammersmith and Fulham council agreed the plan with a £20m section 106 agreement for local area and transport improvements. The £1bn scheme immediately north of the existing Westfield Shopping Centre in Shepherds Bush will be anchored by a four-level John Lewis department store, the first in West London. This by its self is set to cost around £30 million. Construction is due to start this year …

£100m Olympic conversion

Work will start by Laing O’Rourke soon on the £100m job to convert the former Olympic press and media centre into a digital hub. Backers of the Here East scheme and the London Legacy Development Corporation have set a start date of 20 October for the massive conversion job at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Here East will provide 1.2m sq ft of space where small, creative businesses can co-exist and collaborate with large, established companies. As part of its agreement, Laing O’Rourke has …

£260m London office

Construction is set to start by Brookfield Multiplex on the vast Principal Place office scheme near Liverpool Street Station in London. The contractor’s parent arm Brookfield has just announced a pre-let deal with on-line retailer Amazon. The construction will start as early as this month on the 600,000 sq ft scheme, allowing Amazon to take space in 2017. The Principal Place project is expected to cost around £160m to build and will consist of a massive 15 storey office block with a full height internal …

500 firms eye HS2

Hundreds of firms will meet HS2 promoters next month to get them geared up to bid for a £10bn haul of contracts on the first phase of the high speed rail route. so far there has been around 500 firms signed up to attend HS2 two supply chain conferences being held in London and Manchester. It is planned that the work will start in 2017 but works procurement could start to get underway next year. HS2 Chief Executive, Simon Kirby said: “Building HS2 is …

Rolls Royce to build new tech centre

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars will build a new Technology and Logistics Centre at Bognor Regis. The new 30,000m2 development is close to the firm’s home at Goodwood, West Sussex. It will be located on the Oldlands Farm Business Park on the northern edge of Bognor Regis. It will be situated to take advantage of the forthcoming Bognor Regis Northern Relief Road. Which is set to be opened in 2015. The centre will create around 200 jobs which is planned to be fully operational in early …