Grimshaw bags Wimbledon masterplanning job
Grimshaw has won a contest to masterplan the future of the All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon
The ‘Wimbledon 2020’ follows on from the club’s previous ‘Long Term Plan’ which started in 1993 and completed last year.
A studio statement said: ‘Grimshaw is delighted to be associated with such a prestigious British and internationally renowned institution and will work to embrace Wimbledon’s unique history of tradition and innovation to enhance further its position as the pre-eminent tennis Grand Slam.’
The club moved to its current grounds in 1922. Populous completed a retractable roof over the main stadium, Centre Court, in 2009.