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Video: Carillion and Mecanoo Architecten discuss newly opened Library of Birmingham

Key figures involved on the Library of Birmingham, which opened to the public this month, talk about the £188.8m project – from design to delivery.

Carillion operations director Simon Dingle discusses the library’s build and how strong relationships ensured a successful delivery on 3 September, four years after the project began.

Mecanoo Architecten principal architect Francine Houben describes the design concepts of the iconic building, and how the library will become a ‘people’s palace’.

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