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  Architect Specifier
 
RIBA North announces winter lineup
RIBA North announces winter lineup
The RIBA North architectural centre in Liverpool, UK, has announced its lineup of events and exhibitions for the winter season.
FaulknerBrowns and Polin creating waterpark next to 800 year-old church tower
FaulknerBrowns and Polin creating waterpark next to 800 year-old church tower
Waterslide manufacturer Polin is collaborating with architecture firm FaulknerBrowns to create an indoor waterpark, located next to a church spire dating from the Middle Ages.

Terry Crews partners with Bernhardt Design for luxurious furniture collection
Terry Crews partners with Bernhardt Design for luxurious furniture collection
Former NFL player and Hollywood actor Terry Crews has created a furniture collection with American furniture company Bernhardt Design.

  Design specifier

Richard and Ana Meier collaborate on lights inspired by geometry and past buildings
Richard and Ana Meier collaborate on lights inspired by geometry and past buildings
The designer Ana Meier has joined forces with her father, Pritzker-winning architect Richard Meier, and lighting specialist Hervé Descottes to launch a new 12-piece lighting collection.


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Spa Therapist
Salary: £18.5k + 10% retail commission
Location: Ware, United Kingdom
Company: Hanbury Manor Hotel and Country Club


Promotional Staff
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Location: Basildon, United Kingdom
Company: energie group
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard) - Amersham
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Company: GLL
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General Manager
Salary: up to £35,000 + c20% bonus + optional PT income
Location: Madeira Drive, Brighton
Company: The Gym Group
Personal Trainers
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Location: London, United Kingdom
Company: Everyone Active
Spa Therapist
Salary: Competitive
Location: Jersey, United Kingdom
Company: Grand Jersey Hotel and Spa
Fitness Instructors
Salary: £14 per hour
Location: Camden & Watford, United Kingdom
Company: Finesse Corporate
Spa Therapist
Salary: Competitive
Location: Guernsey, Channel Islands
Company: St Pierre Park Hotel and Golf Resort
Apprentice Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard) - Morden
Location: Morden, United Kingdom
Company: GLL


  Property & tenders
 
East Cambridgeshire District Council is seeking expressions of interest for Mepal Outdoor Centre.
Location:
Company: East Cambridgeshire District Council
Early Market Engagement for sport, leisure and golf facilities operators
Location:
Company: Taunton Deane Borough Council
Recreational Land for Development of Sporting Activities
Location:
Company: Gravesham Borough Council
Major UK Visitor Attraction for sale
Location:
Company: GVA
Opportunity To Develop and Operate Outdoor Leisure Facilities at Castle Park
Location:
Company: Colchester Borough Council
A Historic Opportunity - Hastings Castle
Location: Hastings
Company: GVA
  News in brief
Hawkins\Brown complete timber pool facility for 'swimming among the trees'   Hawkins\Brown complete timber pool facility for 'swimming among the trees'

By Kim Megson

Architects Hawkins\Brown have completed an elegant timber pool hidden among the trees for a school in the English county of Surrey. Swimmers using the 25m, six-lane competition pool can view the surrounding woodland through a series of windows integrated into the building’s timber frame. The architects used .... more>>
i360 'vertical cable car' wins prize for excellence at 2017 Structural Awards as leisure projects triumph   i360 'vertical cable car' wins prize for excellence at 2017 Structural Awards as leisure projects triumph

By Kim Megson

The winners of The Structural Awards 2017 have been announced, with multiple leisure projects celebrated for their design and engineering excellence. The British Airways i360 in Brighton, UK, was honoured with The Supreme Award for Structural Engineering Excellence – one of the highest accolades in world .... more>>

Limassol thalassotherapy resort undergoes €70m renovation
Limassol thalassotherapy resort undergoes €70m renovation   By Jane Kitchen

The Le Meridien hotel in Cyprus will reopen in March 2018 under the new name Parklane, after an estimated €70m (US$83m, £62m) renovation as part of Marriott’s Luxury Collection. The .... more>>
Canada’s Méga Parc prepares for CA$52m steampunk redevelopment
Canada’s Méga Parc prepares for CA$52m steampunk redevelopment   By Tom Anstey

Canada’s Méga Parc is to undergo a major steampunk-themed makeover, with a record-breaking gravity coaster travelling through a spokeless Ferris wheel at the heart of the CA$52m (US$41m, .... more>>
The Ned London named European Hotel of the Year at AHEAD Awards
The Ned London named European Hotel of the Year at AHEAD Awards   By Kim Megson

An elegant London hotel situated in a converted former bank building has been named the best new hotel in Europe at a ceremony held by the Awards for Hospitality Experience and Design .... more>>
Snøhetta and HOK join forces to design 'new kind of ballpark' promoting sport, wellness and culture in Oakland
Snøhetta and HOK join forces to design 'new kind of ballpark' promoting sport, wellness and culture in Oakland   By Kim Megson

Four international design firms are combining to create a new stadium for US baseball team The Oakland Athletics, better known as the A’s. Snøhetta – whose large-scale leisure buildings .... more>>
England’s Gisborough Hall plans woodland spa
England’s Gisborough Hall plans woodland spa   By Jane Kitchen

Gisborough Hall has revealed plans for a new multi-million-pound woodland spa, due to open at the end of 2018. Designed by Peterborough-based Harris McCormack Architects, the standalone spa .... more>>
Four Seasons to open urban spa resort in Sao Paolo
Four Seasons to open urban spa resort in Sao Paolo   By Tom Walker

Luxury operator Four Seasons has announced plans to open its first property in Brazil in 2018. Located in Sao Paolo, the 250-bedroom hotel will be marketed as an urban retreat and is .... more>>
Muni Enterprises’ first resort features spa inspired by cleaner fish
Muni Enterprises’ first resort features spa inspired by cleaner fish   By Tom Walker

Maldives-based luxury safari boat operator and travel agent Muni Enterprises has opened its first spa resort, on the Lhaviyani Atoll in the Maldives. The 49-villa Fushifaru Island will .... more>>
1 Hotel’s first Chinese resort to have focus on wellness
1 Hotel’s first Chinese resort to have focus on wellness   By Jane Kitchen

Consultancy, development and management firm GOCO Hospitality has worked on the concept and technical design of the upcoming 2,138sq m (23,013sq ft) spa and wellness area of the 1 Hotel .... more>>
BJARKE INGELS on life, Lego and the role of the collective in getting BIG to the top
BJARKE INGELS on life, Lego and the role of the collective in getting BIG to the top   By Magali Robathan

"Increasingly, we don't just want to make a good looking version of something that's already been done, we want to take the initiative in giving form to our future," Bjarke Ingels tells .... more>>
Ole Scheeren and Andre Fu join forces for Andaz Singapore hotel
Ole Scheeren and Andre Fu join forces for Andaz Singapore hotel   By Kim Megson

Hospitality brand Andaz has opened its first hotel in Southeast Asia, the Andaz Singapore. Located within DUO – a large integrated development spread across two sculptural towers in the .... more>>

  Features

Fit for purpose

Health & Fitness:
Fit for purpose


No more boring gyms...a look at the designers and architects creating inspiring and original spaces to work out in
David Gianotten

Interview:
David Gianotten


Maybe it’s time for architects to move away from the competition model and start taking control says OMA partner David Gianotten
Character building

Architects In Film:
Character building


What kind of personalties do architects have, and do the movies hold the answer?
Sparc Studio

CLAD profiles:
Sparc Studio


Sparcstudio is a privately-owned creative design practice of designers and architects that has carved a reputation for designing highly creative, successful and award winning spas, wellness/ fitness and hotel and resort facilities
Jean-Michel Gathy

Movers & Shakers:
Jean-Michel Gathy


Gathy, a living legend in hospitality and spa design, says there’s no place for prima donnas in architecture
Shake, rattle & roll

Architecture & Design:
Shake, rattle & roll


How much consideration do you give to potential vibration and noise issues when building a gym? Martin McNulty reports
Jeanne Gang

Interview:
Jeanne Gang


The architect behind the American Museum of Natural History’s major new wing on idealism and the potential of design
 
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  Company profile

Eastern Vibration LLC

Led by mother and son team, Christine & Jahmaal Hays, Eastern Vibration launched in 2012 and is dedicated to share the ancient yet timeless knowledge of vibrational healing.

Eastern Vibration is the authentic indigenous source in sound therapy; a wellness experience far from the ordinary.
We offer training in sound therapy using therapeutic grade singing bowls, chimes and gongs, all hand crafted with love by Nepali artisans. The more the bowls are played, the voice emits a warmer and wiser sound.

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