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Foster gives gla building a radical rethink

Foster and Partners has completed a radical reworking of its design for the Greater London Authority hq, just in time for submission of the planning application yesterday (Wednesday). It has been refining the design since winning the competition with a proposal which was still at a relatively schematic stage. But it is only recently that the design reached a point at which the office felt that it would benefit from a fundamental re-think - something which few offices, not having Foster's ...

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