Simon Aldous’s take on the big architectural stories of the week: Serpentine Pavilion opens amid dual controversies • Experts warned of fire risk at Barking Riverside • Grimshaw reveals Heathrow expansion masterplan
The AJ100 edition is the biggest of the year, listing the largest practices in the UK with in-depth profiles of the top 25. We also announce the winners of the AJ100 awards, including Building of the Year, Practice of the Year and Contribution to the Profession. And we analyse the data from the AJ100 survey, examining areas such as fees, salary levels, international activity and practice diversity. The 144-page issue forms an invaluable almanac for the profession.
Proctor & Matthews Architects has said it is ‘naturally disappointed’ after it was replaced on the design and build contract to deliver the first phase of Peabody’s £1.5 billion Thamesmead estate overhaul
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