TTA Awards finalist announced

The TTA Awards – the tiling industry’s most glittering event of the year – are less than a month away. With a move this year to a lunchtime event and a new central London venue – the Hilton Metropole –... View Article

Medellin experimental social housing competition

In 1991, Medellin was considered to be the most violent city in the world with almost 20 people being shot every day, and one of the five most corrupt cities of Colombia in the year 2003. Society was marked by violence... View Article

CIBSE Young Engineers Awards open for entries

The 19th Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) Young Engineers Awards, sponsored by Ruskin Air Management and Daikin UK, are now open for entries. The ceremony will take place at the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) on 9th October... View Article

CCL Wetrooms develop wetroom design & specification CPD

As the popularity of Wetrooms continues to grow, CCL Wetrooms have developed a Wetroom Design & Specification CPD to help guide Architects through the process of designing and specifying a watertight Wetroom. The technical presentation covers the key considerations of... View Article

CIBSE ASHRAE Technical Symposium explores sustainable cities

This year the annual CIBSE ASHRAE Technical Symposium will host over sixty presentations and papers covering themes such as occupant comfort, the building performance gap and improving the energy efficiency of future cities. Leading industry professionals and academics will share... View Article

kbb Birmingham reports strong visitor numbers

kbb Birmingham, organised by UBM Live Built Environment, closed its doors last Wednesday, surpassing high expectations following four days of first-class business, where high calibre retailers and contract buyers alike attended the eagerly awaited event from across the UK and... View Article

London Festival of Architecture 2014 Preview

The London Festival of Architecture (LFA), now in its 10th year, celebrates London as a global hub of architectural practice, discussion and debate. Taking place throughout June, this year’s festival will explore the dynamism of the UK’s capital city, and... View Article

How to submit a robust planning application

National town and transport planning and training consultancy Foxley Tagg believes that the planning process still suffers from bad press and as a consequence is generally misunderstood by most people who make or would like to make an application. Professional... View Article

Inaugural CISRS instructors conference

CISRS will be running an inaugural Instructors Conference this weekend, at the historic NCC East Training Centre at Bircham Newton, near King’s Lynn in Norfolk. NCC East was the very first scaffolding training centre to be given CISRS accreditation over... View Article

Clerkenwell Design Week announces festival programme

Newly appointed Show Director William Knight presented Clerkenwell Design Week’s 2014 programme at the Crypt on the Green at St James’ Church this morning. Celebrating its fifth edition this year, Clerkenwell Design Week (20-22 May 2014) will showcase the latest... View Article

Roofing Awards 2014 – the finalists

The NFRC are pleased to announce the finalists for the annual Roofing Awards, which present a wonderful opportunity for roofing contractors and suppliers to showcase their roofing skills and expertise. Taking into account a wide range of criteria, from workmanship... View Article

Free webinar to bring fire design home

In use and occupied at all times, residential developments require special considerations when it comes to safety. FDS Consult, one of the UK’s leading experts in fire design engineering, is offering a free webinar on Wednesday 19th March from 1pm,... View Article