UK Press

New London, Best Buildings and Projects 2019/2020, 19 August 2019
Architects’ Journal, ‘Benedetti Architects to double size of BAFTA HQ’, 18 July 2019
The Building Centre, ‘Connock & Lockie, Bloomsbury, London’, 08 November 2017
OnOffice, ‘Bespoke tailoring’, Jun 2017 
Architects’ Journal, ‘Retailoring a classic suit’, 11 May 2017
‘Emerging Patterns, Connock&Lockie, London’, 24 March 2017
Blueprint, ‘Scale Lane Bridge feature in list of seven footbridges that are functional art’, 29 April 2016
Popular Mechanics, ‘Scale Lane Bridge feature in Popular Mechanics list of the world’s 20 most impressive bridges’, 29 Dec 2015
Architects’ Journal, ‘WAF day two: award winners announced’, 2 October 2014
Architects’ Journal, ‘McDowell+Benedetti’s contest-winning Italian footbridge starts on site’, 7 Aug 2014
BD Online, ‘McDowell+Benedetti gets moving on its Italian job’, 7 Aug 2014
World Architecture News, ‘Work starts on Terni Footbridge and Station’, 5 Aug 2014
World Architecture News, ‘From snide to pride’, 20 Jan 2014
World Architecture News, ‘McDowell+Benedetti and FXFOWLE take the title for this year’s Transport Award’, 23 Dec 2013
NBS online CPD video, ‘Scale Lane Bridge, Hull’, 18 Oct 2013
New Civil Engineer, ‘Economies of Scale in Hull: Scale Lane Bridge’, 29 Aug 2013
Contemporist, ‘Scale Lane Bridge by McDowell+Benedetti’, 5 Aug 2013
World Infrastructure News, ‘Scale Lane Bridge on River Hull in Full Swing’, 5 Aug 2013
Dezeen, ‘Scale Lane Bridge’, 5 Aug 2013
RIBA Journal, ‘Viewfinder: Pinball Wizard’, August 2013
Architecture Today, ‘King of the Swingers’, July 2013
The Observer, ‘Scale Lane Bridge, Hull – review’, 28 Jul 2013
Architects’ Journal, ‘Civic Engineering’, 26 Jul 2013
Wallpaper, ‘Hull’s new Scale Lane Bridge by McDowell+Benedetti Swings into life’, 12 Jul 2013
Building Design, ‘Moving to the Music’, 12 Jul 2013
Building, ‘Get into the Swing’, 12 Jul 2013
BBC News online, ‘Hull’s new pedestrian bridge is formally opened’, 28 Jun 2013, ‘In the eye of the beholder’, 2011
Building Design, ‘McDowell+Benedetti brings new wooden heart to Shoreditch’, 25 Oct 2010
Building Design, ‘Inspiration: Pantheon, Rome’, 4 Jun 2010
Yorkshire Post, ‘Innovative swing bridge, likely to become a visitor attraction’, 15 Mar 2010
CABE News, ‘Castleford Bridge scoops leading Public Space award’, 23 Oct 2009
Architects’ Journal, ‘Abbey Green an AJ/Design for London Competition’, 9 October 2009
RIBA Journal, ‘Fantastic Voyage’, May 2009
Architects’ Journal, ‘Olympic legacy plans’, 16 Feb 2009
Building Design, ‘McDowell+Benedetti triumphs’, 5 Dec 2008
Building, ‘McDowell+Benedetti wins 9ha Uttoxeter masterplan scheme’, 4 Dec 2008
Civil Engineering, ‘Pivoting bridge will permit people to ride along’, December 2008
BBC News, ‘JCB site revamp architect chosen’, 25 Nov 2008
Building Design, ‘Solutions: Castleford’, 7 Nov 2008
The Observer, ‘From land to water – how modern architects learned to love the bridge’, 24 Aug 2008
BBC News, ‘What are bridges for these days?’ 21 Aug 2008
FX Magazine, ‘Magic carpet floats on air’, August 2008
The Happy Pontist, ‘McDowell+Benedetti on t’Telly’, 11 August 2008
Planning, ‘Bridge brings new focus to town’s regeneration’, 8 Aug 2008
The Independent (New Review), ‘The designer miners’, 5 Aug 2008
The Times (The Knowledge), ‘Kev’s big town plan’, 2 Aug 2008
Architects’ Journal, ‘Recycled Idea’, 31 Jul 2008
Design Week”, ‘Bridge Bonanza’, 31 Jul 2008
Architecture Week, ‘People and Places’, 23 Jul 2008
Dezeen, ‘Castleford Bridge by McDowell+Benedetti’, 17 Jul 2008

International Press

Architizer, ‘Brunner Showroom featured in article on Grand Openings’, 9 Dec 2015
Architectural Digest, ‘Scale Lane Bridge feature in list of the most beautiful bridges around the world’, 5 Oct 2015
Design Context (Italy), ‘Brunner, tre piani per il contract’, 9 Sep 2014
Design Context (Italy), ‘Due ‘aureole’ per il ponte’, 29 Aug 2014
A10 new European Architecture, ‘Going Places’, Jan/Feb 2014
Bonytt Magazine (Norway), ‘Oppsving I Hull’, 10 Jan 2014
MARK Magazine (Germany), ‘McDowell+Benedetti swings through Hull’, Dec/Jan 2014
C3 Magazine (Korea), ‘River Hull Footbridge’, November 2013
B1 Magazine (Thailand), ‘River Hull Footbridge: Full Swing with Scale Lane Bridge’, 4 Oct 2013
Zeppelin Magazine (Romania), ‘Un pod complet rotativ (A Bridge in Full Swing)’, 1 Oct 2013
Azure Magazine (Canada), ‘Water Aerobics’, 1 Oct 2013
architektur FACHMAGAZIN (Germany), ‘Die schwingende Brücke’, Sept/Oct 2013
DECO Magazine (Taiwan), ‘Scale Lane Bridge’, 17 Sep 2013
Perspective Magazine (China), ‘World’s First “Swinging Bridge” opens on River Hull’, 12 Sep 2013
Design Context (Italy), ‘Scale Lane Bridge: a pedestrian bridge made viewpoint’, 4 Sep 2013
Uncube Magazine, ‘It’s Swing Time’, 2 Sep 2013
UR Design (Italy), ‘Hull’s new Scale Lane Bridge by McDowell+Benedetti Architects’, 2 August 2013
de Architect (Netherlands), ‘Scale Lane brug in Kingston upon Hull’, 1 Aug 2013
Form Magazine, ‘Urban Design: Swinging Low in Hull’, 29 Jul 2013
Progettare Architettura (Italy), ‘Ponte mobile sull’Hull’, 20 July 2013
DETAIL Blog, ‘A swinging kind of place: A bridge to ride by McDowell+Benedetti’, July 2013
DETAIL Online (Germany), ‘In Full Swing: Fussgaengerbruecke in Hull’, July 2013
d’Architectures (France), ‘Swinging Bridge’, 19 Jul 2013
A10 new European Architecture, ‘More than from A to B’, January 2010
Casabella, ‘A piedi sull’acqua’, December 2009
Costruire Italy, ‘Uno sguardo dal ponte’, November 2009
C3 Magazine Korea, ‘From Rope to Architecture’, October 2009
Landscape Design China, ‘A Magic Carpet over River Aire – Castleford Bridge’, 20 Sep 2009
XXI Turkey, ‘Beyaz Kpkler zerinde’, June 2009
Architecture NZ, ‘Pontus pilot’, August 2009
OfArch (Italy), ‘A cloud spread as a covering’, July 2009
Landscape Architecture NZ, ‘Curved ambitions’, June 2009
Europaconcorsi, ‘River Soar Bridge’, 26 Mar 2009
Archiportale, ‘Rigenerazione urbana dell’ex sito JCB’s Heavy Products’, 17 Dec 2008
OfArch (Italy), ‘A very welcoming bridge’, December 2008
Detail, ‘McDowell+Benedetti wins redevelopment Masterplan in Uttoxeter’, December 2008
de Architect, ‘Gracieus, slank en sterk’, December 2008
Archiportale & Edilportale, ‘McDowell+Benedetti per Uttoxeter’, 18 Nov 2008
Architecture & Design (Ukraine), ‘Bridges’, November 2008
Petersen (Netherlands), ‘Taken by architecture’, October 2008
Azure (Canada), ‘Mind the gap’, October 2008
Interiors (Korea), ‘Pedestrian bridges’, September 2008
Abitare (Italy), ‘Springboard Business Centre’, February 2007


BBC Radio Humberside, ‘WAN Transport Awards feature / interview’, 15 Jan 2014
Channel 4 TV, ‘Kevin McCloud’s Big Town Plan’, Castleford Bridge documentary series of design + construction process, August / September 2008
BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour, ‘Locals lead regeneration project in former mining town’, 31 Jul 2008
BBC News, ‘Iconic bridge plans submitted’, 21 Aug 2007


How Super Cool Stuff Works, Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff, 1 September 2016
Masterpieces: Bridge Architecture + Design, Chris Van Uffelen, Braun, 2008
Cocinas Di’fanas: Nuevos Espacios Integrados, Loft publications, 2007
Footbridges, Ursula Baus & Mike Schlaich, Birkhauser, Basel, 2007
21st Century Home: Creating your haven & your headquarters, Paula Robinson, Rizzoli, Milan, 2002
London Apartments, Paco Asensio (editor), teNeues Loft Publications, Barcelona, 2001
Minimalist Lofts, Kliczkowski Publisher – A Asppan S.L., Madrid, 2001
Lofts of London, Frits de Kousemaeker, Tectum Publishers, Antwerp, 2001
Who’s Who, A&C Black (Publishers) Ltd, London, since 2000
Lofts, Marcus Field & Mark Irving, Lawrence King Publishing / Ginko Press Inc / Gingko Press GmbH, 1999
Lofts: Working & Living Spaces, Francisco Asensio Cerver, Arco Editorial, Spain (for Hearst Books International), 1999
Lofts: New Designs for Urban Living, Felicia Eisenberg Molnar, Rockport Publishers, USA, 1999
Loft Living, Peggy Vance, Cassell Plc, Ward Lock, London, 1999
New Architects: A guide to Britain’s best young architectural practices, 1998
Converted Spaces, Nonie Niesewand, Conran Octopus Ltd, London, 1998
The Flooring Book, Elizabeth Wilhide, Ryland Peters & Small, London, 1997