Work starts on stunning new homes scheme

A leading house builder says work is underway on a £11 million development set around a stunning area of open space in a Midlands’ village. Persimmon Homes says work started on its new Elmbridge Gardens site in Wychbold, near Bromsgrove,... View Article

More Rational Houses for first-time buyer

Work to provide more homes for modest and middle income-earners in Hammersmith & Fulham (H&F) shows no sign of slowing down after approval was given for affordable properties to be built as part of a new Rational House project. The... View Article

Resonate Interior Architecture launches new website

Resonate Interior Architecture has recently launched their new website www.resonateinteriors.com The new vibrant website has a series of fresh features, simple navigation, regular up to date news and engaging yet quirky imagery! For example the lady on her “bike” on... View Article

Trent Valley promotes the benefits of Assure

Nottinghamshire-based installer and Network VEKA member, Trent Valley Window & Door Company Ltd joined the Assure Competent Person Scheme last year, and as Group Managing Director, Gary McCartan explains, has found that Assure offers many benefits above and beyond other... View Article

Levolux keeps ‘The Wilson’ cool

Following a £6.3 million renovation project, The Wilson – Cheltenham’s Art Gallery & Museum – has opened to national acclaim, featuring a unique solar shading solution from Levolux. Architects from Berman Guedes Stretton were awarded the task of designing an... View Article

Bank is fully protected by Remmers

The facade of a Grade 1 listed, four storey high building in London required extensive stone and concrete restoration. Concrete & Corrosion Consultancy Practice was appointed as technical project managers for the refurbishment works. The ornate stone and cornice banding... View Article

North-West facing a renewed war for talent

The recovering economy in the North-West is driving businesses and organisations towards a war for talent in the coming year. Research analysis by the Manchester Society of Architects and Steelcase Solutions, workplace and office interiors experts, has revealed that quality... View Article

Crescent academy rising with KoolDuct

An iconic new academy situated on the outskirts of Norwich city centre is the latest project to benefit from the lightweight design and fast-track installation provided by The Kingspan KoolDuct System. The multi-million pound City Academy Norwich has been constructed... View Article

Celebrating 20 years at The Building Centre

To mark Selectaglaze’s twenty years at The Building Centre the company is hosting a CPD and Networking Event. This daytime event will include refreshments and give participants the opportunity to mingle and socialise with industry colleagues and present an opportunity... View Article

BIM is key to future of QS profession

Building Information Modelling (BIM) can help quantity surveyors to speed up the estimating process by supporting the use of the New Rules of Measurement, says new RICS research. BIM’s ability to automate measurement and speed up the traditional estimating process... View Article

OMA updates the Kunsthal

The Kunsthal in Rotterdam, designed by OMA in 1992, reopens this month after an extensive renovation. After more than 20 years of intense use, OMA, the city of Rotterdam and the Kunsthal have completed their comprehensive plan to upgrade the... View Article