University of Huddersfield – Degree Show

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Months of hard work and focus culminated in the Department of Art, Design and Architecture Degree show on Friday of last week. There was as ever a broad spectrum of projects from Foundation, through Undergrads to Diploma Masters Thesis. The final year diploma students are the headline act of the show offering well resolved, and considered… Read more »

Architecture 519 – Petanque Practice

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Architecture 519 have entered the 19th Annual Petanque Tournament for the ColliersCRE Cup, and practice session No.1 [of 1] saw the team realising they aren’t as bad as expected. Although we were actually aiming for the little ball in the middle, we felt maximum coverage to be a positive game plan! Running from May to… Read more »

A519 staff achieve CIAT chartered membership

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Architecture519 offer their congratulations to Joe Hobson and Jonathan Martin for the successful outcome of their recent CIAT interview. The application process involved a detailed assessment of experience in relation to four core competency areas; Designing, Practising, Managing, Developing. Supporting evidence was gathered to accompany the application which was evaluated by CIAT moderators to ensure… Read more »

Hovingham Primary KS2 Facility – Starts On Site

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Works are underway at Hovingham Primary School, Harehills, Leeds to deliver a new Key Stage 2 facility, internal reconfiguration works and redressing of the existing Early Years Village with Interserve Construction. All to a critical programme delivery date of September 2017 term start. The Key Stage 2 facility is to be a modular build so… Read more »

University of Huddersfield – Design Thesis Review 4

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As the deadline rears its head over the ever approaching horizon the Diploma II Architecture students at the University of Huddersfield are progressing well, and keeping a keen eye on the final pin up. A519 Design Associate Lee Holmes, has been involved with the external reviews at the university for over 8 years, and this… Read more »

London Mixed-use Scheme Nears Completion

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Architecture 519 recently visited one of our mixed-use, delivery projects in London. Due to be completed by the end of the month, the scheme comprises 90 private residential units, commercial accommodation, a landscaped podium and car parking.

Leeming Farm Update

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The arrival of spring and sunshine made our recent progress meeting at Leeming Farm a joy. The oak frame is looking great and as the scaffold comes down you start to get a real feel for the building. Glazing is due to arrive any time now and will provide another visual leap forward. We’re looking… Read more »

Hand Drawing Master Class

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Despite the BIM revolution Architecture 519 like to keep our hand in [literally] and our drawing skills as sharp as our pencils. This week saw Alan Ramsay our resident Sketcheteer giving a master class to our architectural team, with some impressive results. Hand drawing is still a key skill in the armoury of an architect… Read more »

Well done Dave Lee

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Our very own Dave Lee – Architectural technologist at architecture519 has achieved an impressive First Class Honours in Architectural Technology from Leeds Beckett University. He is too modest to post this himself so on his behalf [and without his permission] we thought we’d sing his praises. Hard work and determination to achieve his goal have paid off…. Read more »