Benoy appointed to Changi Airport’s ‘Project Jewel’

Benoy, a world leader in Architecture, Masterplanning, Interior and Graphic Design, is excited to announce its involvement encompassing Interior Design, Retail Planning and Aviation Facilities, in the latest development unveiled by Changi Airport Group (CAG). The concept plans for the... View Article

Latest fire & CO safety guide published

Kidde Fyrnetics has published its updated ‘Fire & CO Safety in Housing’ Guide, reflecting the new Code of Practice for smoke and heat alarms, as well as imminent and recent regulations demanding CO alarms. The comprehensive 2013 Guide aims to... View Article

New wood burner from Eurostove

The new Westfire Uniq 33 wood burning stove from Eurostove is a handsome and sleek design that sits above floor level to give a warm visual aspect of the fire and also project the heat more efficiently into the central... View Article

Recticel makes its mark on high quality insulation products

Recticel Insulation has underlined the outstanding quality and performance of its products by making a Declaration of Performance for each one readily available via its website. The move follows the recent July 1st deadline when the Construction Products Regulations (CPR)... View Article

Grand Designs project for Polypool

Polypool are proud to be involved with a Grand Designs project which has been filmed for the new series on Channel 4 and this will be aired September 11th at 9 o’clock. This project is a new build development in... View Article

Rada makes sense for Aintree Hospital Trust

Rada, the pioneer of digital washroom technology, is supplying itsRada Sense clinical washroom controls to Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in Liverpool. UK Healthcare approved Rada Sense Washbasin and Rada Sense Shower concealed digital mixing valves are being installed... View Article

Aico specified following review of smoke alarms in flats

Nottinghamshire’s A1 Housing has announced its decision to install Aico Ei160RC Series alarms into its flats, in light of a fire safety review following the tragic Lakanal House tower block fire in London. A1 Housing is an Arms Length Management... View Article

Steeling the show at 100% Design

The architectural metalwork masters will be making a grand entrance at the 100% Design show at Earls Court, London for their 11th appearance. However, when it comes to making an entrance grand, CANAL Architectural has the knowledge and engineering expertise... View Article

Passivhaus Homes are coming to Bristol

Work is about to start on a major new sustainable residential development in Bedminster, Bristol. The project, on the site of a long-abandoned Gala Bingo venue towards the eastern end of North Street, is the latest in a growing list... View Article

Crash Charity receives support

CRASH is the construction and property industry’s charity for homeless people. We are a practical charity that focuses on improving the buildings used by homeless people. We do this in three ways: Providing pro-bono professional expertise Supplying free building materials... View Article

Derwent Living secures government funding for 60 new homes

Derwent Living has secured over £1million worth of funding through the Government’s new Affordable Homes Guarantees programme to build 60 new homes in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. The housing provider won the funding in a competitive bidding process that began in... View Article

Easy Stair – temporary staircase

Easy Stair is a temporary staircase which makes life on site much easier by reducing the need to climb up and down ladders prior to the installation of the finished stairs. Where the finished stairs cannot be installed due to... View Article

Finally filling the funding gap

Since the credit crunch began some five years ago, the availability of funding across the board has reduced dramatically as a result of the major banks’ withdrawal from markets and their need to reduce loan exposure and loan book sizes... View Article

Tolent completes exploratory trials for Dimlington gas terminal

Leeds-based building contractor, Tolent Construction, has completed extensive trial excavations for the redevelopment of a gas processing terminal at Dimlington, East Yorkshire, acquired by oil and gas company Perenco. The trials were undertaken to establish trench and utility options in... View Article

SIG UK launches free branchfinder app

SIG UK has developed a new mobile app enabling construction professionals on any site in the UK to quickly and easily locate the nearest branch of the construction supplies firm, based on the type of products they need. The app... View Article