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RTPI North East Planning Excellence Awards Announced

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Congratulations to all those who entered this year's RTPI North East Planning Excellence Awards!

We have been delighted to support this year's awards as Sponsor of the Commended Award and to see the quality of the entries submitted for this year's regional Awards for Planning Excellence.  

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Overall Winner of the Awards was The Urban Science Building (USB) – entered by Newcastle City Council and Newcastle University

gasteshead 1The Urban Sciences Building (USB), Newcastle Helix is a flagship building dedicated to cutting edge interdisciplinary sustainability research and is home to Newcastle University's School of Computing. Situated on Science Central, now known as Newcastle Helix. Pic top left.

COMMENDATION AWARD -Trilogy I, Saltwell Road, Gateshead – Entered by GMBC, Galliford Try Partnerships North and Home Group

Trilogy I in Gateshead is part of an ambitious £350 million regeneration initiative designed to revive communities and kick start economic activity, whilst vastly improving the quality, and choice of mixed tenure homes in the borough. Images left, middle: Saltwell Roas site.

gateshead2COMMENDATION AWARD - International Advanced Manufacturing Park (IAMP) Area Action Plan (AAP) Entered by Sunderland City Council

The IAMP AAP establishes the policy framework for the delivery of a world class international advanced manufacturing park on land to the north of the existing Nissan complex in Sunderland. Prepared jointly by Sunderland and South Tyneside Councils, the AAP will facilitate the delivery of 392,000sqm of floor space over a 150-hectare site. Image bottom left: IAMP site.


We are delighted to confirm the Caitlin Newby from Hedley Planning won the 2018 Chairs Award.

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Images from RTPI North East Planning Excellence 2018.

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