Leeds Skelton Lake MSA – Design Development

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The Skelton Lake Services scheme approaches its next milestone as the project team researches and refines each aspect of the design in preparation for submission to Leeds City Council for detailed planning approval. The concept expresses a series of pavilion buildings beneath a dynamic, unifying and undulating living roof gained unanimous support when first presented at outline planning stage. The… Read more »

Work Experience at A519

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Architecture519 is pleased to welcome Eddie Hunter from Roundhay School for a weeks work experience and a chance to convince him that architecture is a great career path and profession to enter into. Following his initial placement at AHR last week Eddie started on our ‘Architecture in a day’ project with the design of a… Read more »

We Are Recruiting…

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  Due to the strong start to 2017 and the growth in projects coming through the doors at our canal side office in the heart of Leeds Architecture519 is recruiting. We are currently seeking interest from Architectural Technologists with a range of project sector and levels of experience to join our team. Take a look… Read more »

Suburban Infill Scheme

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Architecture 519 continues to be busy working on feasibility studies for potential developments across the country.  These projects involve residential, education, commercial and mixed use and we are looking forward to developing some exciting schemes further over the coming months. The sketch shown describes a development of 10 bespoke houses proposed for a linear site… Read more »

University of Nottingham – Degree Show

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After months of dedicated work, the University of Nottingham’s Architecture students can finally breathe a sigh of relief with the opening of the Degree Show last Thursday. The show displays work from all years with every 3rd and 6th year student given free rein to display their projects. The projects and their design styles varied… Read more »

Go Outdoors Mountain Mayhem 24hr Race

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Rob Cundy, A519 Associate Director, joined a team competing in the Go Outdoors Mountain Mayhem 24hr race, being held for its 20th year. A challenging 11km circuit around the woods of Princess Anne’s residence, Gatcombe Park, and the hottest weekend of the year so far, made it hard work for the team. The result of… Read more »

The Works – Skate Park Launch Event

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Architecture 519 recently attended the launch of The Works Skate park’s new 2020 Aspiration initiative. This initiative which A519 have been supporting through the design of a new Eco-School ‘The Works’ which aims to provide a supportive environment, providing sport and education facilities with the aim of getting one of their students to the Tokyo… Read more »

Diploma II Reviews 2017 come to an end.

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Friday last week saw the final review of the University of Huddersfield Diploma II architecture students, with a great level of work presenting a culmination of the last 5 months of hard slog, into tangible well considered buildings from a wide range of building types. Their work is now in the final push for submission at… Read more »

Architecture 519 Student Paper in Print…

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Kaitlin Allen [Part 1 Student] at Architecture 519 has recently had a research paper published in Energy and Buildings, Volume 139, 15 March 2017.   A study to explore the energy saving potential of Thermotropic Windows, Capitalising on their ability to dynamically alter solar and visible light transmittance and reflectance based on window temperature. Varying… 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 »