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Design trends at Orgatec 2014

Orgatec in Cologne, Germany is a biannual event that attracts exhibitors from all over the world; this year the trade fair hosted 624 companies from 41 countries, underlining Orgatec’s importance as one of the leading events in the global office... View Article

Online debate looks towards a merging future 

Saint-Gobain’s latest online debate will look towards what the future holds for the industry and our recovering economy and will consider the motion: “Is 2015 the year of the mega-merger?” The debate will bring together two speakers, construction industry journalist... View Article

The Anatomy of a Building: “Sancaklar Mosque”

Architecture and design media practice SGMStudio has filmed a short documentary on EAA – Emre Arolat Architects’ Sancaklar Mosque. The film, which follows the construction of the building from frame to finish on every step of the way, premiered at... View Article

Asbestos Training: A requirement for a reason

The ability to identify and avoid asbestos is essential to work safely within the construction industry. Though British workplaces are among the safest in the world, as reported by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), the 4,500 deaths due to... View Article

Get a taste for the RHI with NAPIT

Since its launch on 9th April, the Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) has attracted a reassuring volume of interest from consumers. Anticipating this success NAPIT Training offered a free training taster session, An Introduction to the Renewable Heat Incentive, at... View Article

The Great Reveal

The Great Reveal The interior fit-out specialists DG Professional Interiors were commissioned to build an ‘act of architectural theatre’. A celebration of British design and the eclectic mix of food and drink we have within these shores, a ‘reveal’ was created where... View Article

New University building unveiled

Sheffield Hallam University’s brand new £27 million development at Collegiate Crescent has opened, and is now being used by students and staff from law, politics, sociology and psychology courses. The new Heart of the Campus – a three storey development... View Article

Is this Plan B?

Scotland’s First Minster, Alex Salmond, has made two elements of his plans on currency for an independent Scotland clear. First, he would see a ‘Yes’ vote as a mandate to press the UK for a formal monetary union, even though... View Article

BIM Champions – Your company needs you

The National Federation of Builders (NFB) has launched a nationwide CPD-certified Building Information Modelling (BIM) Champion Programme with the aim of empowering and equipping individuals across industry to successfully drive their organisations through to becoming BIM-ready. Increasingly, companies are working... View Article

Art and architecture combined to create beauty for buildings

Creating work that emphasises the subtle similarities between architecture and art is something that comes naturally to British sculptor Charles Hadcock RBS. Hadcock, whose latest collection ‘Elements’ is now being exhibited at 60, Threadneedle Street, Bank, EC2, has produced a... View Article

ISG supports Liverpool Housing Charity

ISG recently brought together several of its delivery partners, working across the high-profile £66+ million Exhibition Centre Liverpool and four star hotel development, to make a real difference to housing need in the Granby-Toxteth district of Liverpool. Working with local... View Article

DIY furniture and work benches with Simply Built It

he world’s leading construction connector manufacturer, Simpson Strong Tie, is breaking into the consumer market with Simply Build It, a unique new product which enables consumers to affordably design and construct a robust and modular table or work bench at... View Article

Award-winning ECO build outperforms expectations

A landmark Gainsborough housing project has taken top spot at this year’s Lincolnshire Energy Awards, as its energy performance beats all predictions. Winner of this year’s Construction Project of the Year at June’s Lincolnshire Energy Saving Awards, the Cross Street... View Article
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