Sir Henry Royce Institute – the home of graphene

**CANCELLED** Lecture series: Rafael Vinoly

***Postponed until further notice*** Martin Clancy, Director at Rafael Vinoly, will talk about their design for the University of Manchester’s £60 million Graphene Engineering Innovation Centre. Located on the university’s North Campus, the 8,400m2 building will be used for industry-led innovation and applications for graphene technology, aiming to accelerate the delivery of products to the […]

Social Value Social

The Social Value Social

At this event you will hear inspiring stories from people working at the cutting edge of social value and sustainability. Come along, have some lovely food, have a drink, network, get inspired. It might just change your life! Location: The Portico Library / @ThePortico  Food provided by: Trove / @trovefoods  Further details available on the RICS website. […]

Patrick Arends

MECD: the most ambitious building in UK higher education?

Stand its main hall on one end, and it would be the fifth tallest building in the UK. That’s the sheer scale of the Manchester Engineering Campus Development (MECD) – one of the single largest construction projects ever undertaken by a British university. Behind the project is Mecanoo, the Dutch powerhouse responsible for HOME and […]