ISG Jackson wins Canterbury theatre

ISG Jackson has won a £25.6m contract to build the New Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury for Canterbury City Council.The contract involves the demolition of the existing theatre and the construction of a new 1,200-seat state-of-the-art auditorium with vastly improved acoustics and sightlines, along with a second, smaller performance space.

Work isdue to start on site early next month with completion scheduled for spring 2011.

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