New Specification Guide from Profile 22

A new specification and technical guide is now available from Profile 22. The 48 page reference book and accompanying CD is a valuable index for architects and specifiers when specifying Profile 22 PVC-U systems. The new edition gives insight into... View Article

Lancaster University Launches Design Competition

An urban design competition is being launched by Lancaster University in its 50th anniversary year. The University is calling on architect-led, or landscape architect-led teams to rejuvenate its Lancaster campus’s principal walkway, known as The Spine. The ‘Spine’, is a... View Article

Specflue to open its new northern depot in Castleford

Specflue, a leading supplier of renewable heat products and flue systems, has announced that its new northern depot will be in Castleford, West Yorkshire. Located just off junction 31 of the M62, the building will provide 20,000 square feet of... View Article

BIM cited as the answer to hospital modernisation

Building Information Modelling (BIM) could be the answer to modernising Britain’s hospitals in line with government patient legislation, according to 3D measurement expert Severn Partnership. The bold statement comes at a time when the UK government has announced it will... View Article

Corrosion protection of steel using Hot Dip Galvanizing

Corrosion protection of your steelwork should be an important element of your design. If overlooked, it can lead to extra maintenance costs. Our two RIBA-approved, Core Curriculum presentations set this important aspect into context and we cover issues such as... View Article

Encasement’s big entrance for Mini showroom

Visitors to a new Mini showroom in Hereford can’t fail to notice its eye-catching entrance feature, which has been manufactured and supplied by Encasement as part of the overall design produced by BK Architecture for The Cotswold Motor Group. With... View Article

Prestigious Building Award for Redrow in anniversary year

Housebuilder Redrow has marked its 40th anniversary year by winning one of the industry’s top honours. The developer was named Housebuilder of the Year at the prestigious Building Awards, in London, with judges saying that Redrow Homes had: “demonstrated a... View Article