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RICS Shortlist for JDDK Projects

Two projects by Newcastle-based architects JDDK Ltd, have been shortlisted in the RICS North East Awards 2018. Northumberland National Park Authority’s The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre gains a place on the shortlist in both the Community Benefit and Tourism & Leisure categories whilst the conversion of Hobby Rooms within Newcastle’s iconic Byker Wall have… Full Article >

Northumberland National Park Authority’s The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre, Once Brewed

The Sill Shortlisted For National Planning Award

Northumberland National Park Authority’s The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre at Once Brewed has been shortlisted for a prestigious national RTPI (Royal Town Planning Institute) Award in the Excellence in Planning for Heritage and Culture category. The Sill opened to the public on July 29th and has since received acclaim from many of the 96,000… Full Article >

JDDK, Lord Mayor’s Design Awards

Civic Success for JDDK

Newcastle-based architects, JDDK Ltd, were double winners at the prestigious Lord Mayor’s Design Awards held on 30 January, winning both the Accessibility and Refurbishment categories with their schemes providing supported housing at Welbeck Close in Walker for Karbon Homes and the conversion of NBS’s Old Post Office in Newcastle. The Welbeck Close housing in Walker… Full Article >

Houghton Bungalows, JDDK Architects

Houghton Bungalows Designed to Adapt to Changing Needs

Construction work has begun at Houghton Le Spring on an innovative housing scheme designed especially for older residents. Durham Aged Mineworkers’ Homes Association (DAMHA) is working with its development partner, Karbon Homes, to build 19, two bedroom bungalows on Abbey Drive overlooking Sunniside Methodist Church in a £2.7m scheme the design of which is by… Full Article >

Kevin Turnbull, JDDK Architects, John Macintosh, Rutherford Estates, David Fletcher, Fairhurst & Neil Crowe, Desco.

JDDK in Design Partnership for Proton Beam Therapy Project

Newcastle-based architecture practice, JDDK Architects, have signed an agreement with Desco and Fairhurst consulting engineers to form a new design partnership, DFJ Designs, purely for work for Rutherford Estates, the subsidiary of Proton Partners International, the company bringing high-energy proton beam therapy to the UK. The three companies have already worked closely together for Proton… Full Article >