29 06, 2017

Seaburn set for regeneration after Siglion plan gets green light

A PLAN to breathe new life into Sunderland’s seafront has been given outline permission by the city council.   A planning application from regeneration business Siglion, that will see Seaburn transformed into a vibrant mixed-use family seaside destination, now has the green light, with work set to start on a more detailed proposal setting out [...]

23 05, 2017

Call for artists – expressions of interest

Siglion is looking to appoint an artist to the design team for public realm and landscaping of a development site on the seafront in Seaburn, Sunderland – if you think that could be you, we’d like to hear from you! The selected artist will be appointed to work with landscape architects, Landscape Projects and will [...]

15 05, 2017

Steelwork in place at former brewery site in Sunderland

The first building on one of Sunderland's most iconic sites – the former Vaux brewery - is starting to take shape, with steelwork now in place.   The striking 60,000sq ft office building that will occupy the first plot on the site, purchased by Sunderland City Council in 2011, has made its first mark on [...]

31 03, 2017

Senior appointments to spur on city regeneration

Siglion has made two senior appointments, as it steps up its work in the city.   Honor Massarella and Lowri Bond have been appointed to the Siglion team, to drive forward key developments and ramp up community engagement work.  The company is also looking to add a project manager to the business soon.   Siglion is [...]

15 12, 2016

Sunderland’s long-awaited Vaux development now underway

A historic moment for Sunderland city centre was marked at the start on site of the high-profile Vaux development on Tuesday 13 December. Vaux is the first of five areas of the city to be developed in a 20-year regeneration scheme managed by Siglion, the joint venture development partnership. The high-profile site will include office, [...]