Ryder has moved its Newcastle office to Generator Studios, Trafalgar Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2LA.
ARP Lorimer and Associates has appointed Rebecca Cadie as a new director of the practice.
Redditch-based BLB has appointed Chris Randall and Martin Wheeler as architectural technicians.
Loates-Taylor Shannon has moved to 1 Blue Lion Place, 237 Long Lane, London SE1 4PU, tel 020 7357 7000, fax 020 7357 6000.
Terence McCaw Architects andMPA have merged to form msquarep and is located at 38 University Street, Belfast BT7 1FZ.
Ahrends Burton and Koralek has appointed John Parker to join Robert Davys as fellow director in the Dublin office.
Halpern has appointed Nigel Bennett as director responsible for leading the practice's consultancy team.
Tony Bailey, formerly of Whitby Bird & Partners, has joined the Symonds Group as director of structural engineering.
ALS Architects has moved to Studio Eight, Royal Victoria Patriotic Building, Fitzhugh Grove, London SW18 3SX.
Gensler has promoted three new vice-presidents, three new senior associates and 14 new associates to its London office.
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