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To submit work for publication in Student Showcase, email a publication-quality image to studentshowcase@emap. com Ben Huntley, Myron Kasapakis and Adrian Moore, fourth-year students on the BA Architecture course at the University of Liverpool, designed a five-star hotel alongside the Grand Union Canal in Birmingham's Eastside. The project was part of 'A Masterplan for Eastside' designed by the students. Materials used include Travertine stone cladding and Cor-Ten Steel to add an air of sophistication yet retain a memory of the site's industrial history. The tutor for this project was Torsten Schmiedeknecht.