Christmas Donation to Mount Vernon Hospital

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As in previous years, instead of sending cards, we are this year donating a work of art – a specially commissioned triptych by Nikki Sims www.saa.co.uk/art/nikkisims/ArtistView.aspx – to the new Chemotherapy Treatment and Research Unit at Mount Vernon Hospital which was designed by AD Architects. The brief to Nikki was that the artwork should provide visual stimulation…

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Work Starts on £16m Expansion at Lister Hospital

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Work has commenced on a new Maternity Unit for East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust at Lister Hospital in Stevenage designed by AD Architects.  The £16.4m ProCure 21 project received Full Business Case approval from the NHS last month and is due to be completed by contractor Medicinq Osborne in 2011.  The project which features…

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AD Architects to design new Anglia Ruskin University Centre in Harlow

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AD Architects has been appointed by Anglia Ruskin University to design the new University Centre in Harlow.   The £8.5m project is a joint venture between the University and Harlow College, with funding from HEFCE, EEDA and Harlow Renaissance, and will provide a facility for Higher Education in West Essex. The new three storey building…

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AD Architects Edinburgh Trip 2009

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On 12th June the office was closed in order that we could spend the day in Edinburgh studying a variety of buildings.  These included Enric Miralles’ Scottish Parliament Building and Bennetts Associates’ Informatics Centre at the University of Edinburgh.  

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Lord Mayor of London opens new Tercentenary Building at Strode’s College

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On 11th May the Lord Mayor of London, Alderman Ian Luder, opened the new Tercentenary Building at Strode’s College in Egham, one of two recently completed buildings designed by AD. The new buildings contain teaching and staff accommodation and include a new student refectory. The local planning authority required them to have a traditional appearance…

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MRI Christmas

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For Christmas, instead of sending cards, we have donated a limited edition print of this picture by Geoff Curtis to Bedford Hospital’s new MRI unit which we completed earlier this year.  The photo below shows AD Director Jim Haigh presenting the print to staff at Bedford Hospital earlier today.    

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