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18.08.17

WORK REACHES LEVEL 26 OF 44

The intended ‘shimmer’ is now visible as the sun moves around the building. The seamless glazed curtain walling system includes gold coloured reflective metal cladding panels set behind the glass at a variety of angles to give the effect. Work is also progressing on the lower level brick faced elements which will knit the building into the existing context.

26.06.17

OMI SELECTED FOR ROCHDALE FIRE STATION TRANSFORMATION

Following a competitive selection process OMI Architects’ team have been selected to advance the Greater Manchester Fire Service Museum project to an HLF Stage II submission. Key stakeholders in the project include Rochdale Council and Greater Manchester Fire Service Museum Trust.

The project will restore and adapt the 1930s Art Deco Mulcure Road fire station to create a fully accessible museum with new visitor services and a café. The project will provide a permanent home for the Greater Manchester Fire Service Museum collection and archive. This coupled with a lively engagement programme will bring the collection to hard-to-reach audiences, young people and the local community.

20.06.17

OMI SHORTLISTED TO DEVELOP PRESCOT MARKET PLACE PROPOSALS

OMI have been shortlisted in the RIBA run Prescot Market Place competition. OMI’s proposals aim to transform the historic 800m2 plaza, which has been at the centre of the Merseyside town’s economic and social life for almost 700 years. The project, supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, is part of the Prescot Townscape Heritage Initiative, which aims to revitalise the town ahead of the opening of its Shakespeare North Playhouse.

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