Schlüter’s success results in new job roles

Leading supplier of tile solutions, Schlüter-Systems has announced the appointment of four new team members. As part of its future growth strategy, Schlüter-Systems have welcomed three new Area Sales consultants and one new Customer Service Consultant. Lee Rowlands, Simon Gaulton... View Article

Diamond quality daylighting

Diamond Hall, part of the University of Ulster’s Coleraine campus was completed in 1974. Nearly 40 years later, the University authorities decided to address its failings by appointing architects Samuel Stevenson & Sons to undertake major refurbishment. The new brief... View Article

South Staffs Water choose Denso Steelcoat Protection

Winn & Coales Denso Steelcoat 100/400/700 system was recently chosen by South Staffs Water to give long-term protection to a pipebridge over the river Stour near Stourbridge, West Midlands. The specialist contractors for the project were Deborah Services Ltd, Industrial... View Article

Brett Community garden is designed to unite generations

A community initiative sponsored by block paving specialists Brett Landscaping has enabled residents and local schoolchildren in the Llandaff North area of Cardiff to join forces to nurture an award-winning garden. The show garden – named ‘A Growing Community’ – has been... View Article

Government schemes boost Wetherby’s sales

Golborne-based Wetherby Building Systems (Wetherby), the UK’s leading manufacturer and distributor of external wall insulation (EWI) systems, is benefitting from the government’s new energy efficiency schemes as it sees turnover rocket by 232%. The company has just released its 2012... View Article

Former RAF base scheme gets off to flying start

An ambitious scheme by one of the country’s most prestigious house builders to create a new community at a former RAF base has got off to a flying start – after attracting interest from across the country. Charles Church says... View Article

Ruukki’s new Northern star

Ruukki UK Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of a new addition to their UK Sales team, Area Sales Manager, North, Kevin Burton. Ruukki Construction in the UK offers a sustainable and energy efficient product portfolio comprising; composite panels,... View Article

Are your projects as profitable as possible?

Keeping track of several ongoing architectural projects can be extremely difficult, no matter how much you prepare beforehand. Success is not just about good planning in advance: it’s about visibility, access and ongoing evaluation. The ability to track your projects... View Article

Schueco Jansen exhibiting at Architect@Work

Leading steel systems supplier Schueco Jansen is exhibiting at Architect@Work, a specialist ‘contact days’ architectural event that takes place in London at the Earls Court Exhibition Centre on January 29-30 2014. Visitors to the Schueco Jansen Stand will see systems... View Article

EnviroVent wins national manufacturing award

EnviroVent has been named SME Manufacturer of the Year (over 125 employees) at the National Manufacturer Awards in Birmingham. EnviroVent scooped the award, demonstrating that they are a rising star in the world of UK manufacturing, at a glittering ceremony... View Article

Vivitek expands EMEA sales team

Projection specialist, Vivitek Corporation has expanded its EMEA sales team with the appointment of Robert Breuer as Product & Sales Manager for the Germany / Austria territories. Robert joins Vivitek following thirteen years as a product manager at AV distributor... View Article

Kingspan OPTIM-R solves problem areas

With energy prices rapidly rising once again, delivering a high level of fabric thermal performance on new or refurbished buildings has never been more important. However, this can be a real challenge in areas where space is extremely tight. Kingspan... View Article

A dynamic duo: JOI-Design wins two European Hotel Awards

JOI-Design has won two European Hotel Awards, Best Hotel Interior Luxembourg for its en vogue transformation of Le Clervaux Boutique & Design Hotel, and Best Hotel Interior Germany for its verdant reimagining of the Hilton Munich Park. Part of the respected International Hotel... View Article

Construction Manager achieves chartered status

The title Construction Manager has come of age, following a decision by the Privy Council to grant it chartered status. Full corporate members (MCIOBs) and fellows (FCIOBs) of the Chartered Institute of Building who register their interest in advance will... View Article