NEWS June 2013
mass architecture and the Ley Hall project committee will be celebrating the submission of their Reaching Communities Stage 3 Application on Monday 10th June. This is a significant milestone in their fundraising process to refurbish and extend their church hall in Lealholm.
NEWS May 2013
The villagers of Stillington in North Yorkshire are delighted with their new village hall roof, which reached practical completion on the 17th May.
mass architecture partner Charlotte Harrison is to attend the Greening Education Conference at The Brewery in London on the 1st May. This will cover how much progress is being made on the journey to 80% carbon emission reductions from the 1990 baseline by 2050.
NEWS April 2013
mass architecture and York based F Parkinson Ltd. building contractors have been successful in their joint bid for the Northstar Housing Group Framework. This is a very exciting opportunity to work with F Parkinson a well-established family business who share our values. Northstar Housing Group, based in Teeside, are an amalgamation of Endeavour Housing Association and Teesdale Housing Association.
NEWS March 2013
Charlotte attended the 'LeedsEmpties' tour of two deep retrofits by Homeless charities Latch and Canopy in Leeds.
mass architecture have pledged support for this campaign by contributing architectural services in the next phase.
This month mass architecture partner Glen McGowan is busy visiting schemes submitted for the RIBA Regional Awards (Previously known as The RIBA White Rose Awards). He will provide feedback to the Judging Panel as part of the shortlisting process on Thursday 7th March.
NEWS Feb 2013
City of York Council unanimously approve the design by mass architecture to convert Oliver House, a former elderly people's home on Bishop Hill Junior, into a health and social care hub for over 20 charities in York.
NEWS Jan 2013
As part of their 25th Anniversary The Partners Group are inviting 25 companies to participate in their Pathfinder days. The profits will be donated to two local charities, Speakability and Young Carers Revolution. The Partners Group are a York based company that provide specialist PR services to the built environment sector. mass architecture are pleased to support this charitable event and are very much looking forward in January to an intense day of strategic thinking!
mass architecture have been engaged to carry out the planning application and project manage the installation of a new facility for Courts Community Youth Club in Hull. This will be used to provide a cooking club for young people in the area.
Congratulations to Ley Hall in the North York Moors for getting through to the Big Lottery's 'Reaching Communities' Stage 3 and for being awarded a Project Development Grant. mass architecture are now to progress the project to RIBA Work Stage E.
NEWS Oct 2012
mass architecture are awarded the Design Development and Planning Stages for the redevelopment of Oliver House in York. Currently a City of York Council owned elderly people's home, the study will look at converting it into an innovative new hub for charities and voluntary groups in the area.
NEWS Sept 2012
Partner Glen McGowan to commence a Masters Degree at University of York in Conservation Studies (Historic Buildings).
mass architecture expand their team by welcoming Jon Brookman, chartered technologist into the practice.
mass architecture are awarded the feasibility study for the redevelopment of Oliver House in York. Currently a City of York Council owned elderly people's home, the study will look at converting it into an innovative new hub for charities and voluntary groups in the area.
NEWS June 2012
mass architecture are commission to carry out a feasibility study for the development of an education resource centre on a wetland park created by the Sheffield Wildlife Trust
Integreat Plus Design Review to be held on 18th April in York, for mass architecture project 'Making York Walls Accessible - Contemporary interventions'
mass architecture and LEDA embark on new Community Arts Hub project for Leeds based Pyramid of Arts
Fishergate Postern Tower launches 'Buy a Stone' campaign with Lord Mayor on 17th January.
mass architecture partner Glen MCGowan presents progress on Tower project to Friends of York Walls.
mass architecture partner Charlotte Harrison to join the Integreat Plus, Planning and Climate Change Review Panel
Public consultation event regarding Fishergate postern held on Yorks' Parliament Street, November 13th.
mass architecture partner Charlotte Harrison presents at Rural Action Yorkshire annual conference on Green Community Buildings.
mass architecture partner Charlotte Harrison elected to RIBA Council North East as representative for York and Sustainability
mass architecure collaborating with LEDA (Leeds Environmental Design Association) on arts and community projects for Leeds City Council and Sheffield Wildlife Trust
mass architecture partner Glen McGowan
co-opted onto Friends of York Walls Committee
to assist conversion of Fishergate Postern Tower
to a community building
mass architecture win
York Design Award 2011
for Beech House
in Residential Project Catagory
mass architecture become
approved supplier for Tata Steel
York Minster 'Year of the Environment' Exhibition
mass architecture appointed for Grade II Memorial Hall refurbishment project