Prestigious developer has sights set on Abercanaid

A leading developer, with a reputation for creating quality homes, has acquired land in the Merthyr Tydfil village of Abercanid. Elan Homes hope to build 15 appealing three and four-bedroom properties on an undeveloped 1.4 acre plot in the area,... View Article

Bauporte bespoke double revolving door

20 Gresham Street occupies a privileged position in the heart of the City, diagonally opposite the City of London’s Guildhall entrance at the corner of Milk Street, immediately adjacent to the Guildhall and within minutes of landmark institutions such as... View Article

Metal in architecture

Architectural systems specialist, DML Group, specialises in external aluminium façades, cladding, windows, unitised and curtain walling. The company works with architects and specifiers across a diverse range of schemes and is a preferred supplier for several of the UK’s largest... View Article

Housing Minister visits Mactaggart & Mickel Contracts site

Minister for Housing and Welfare, Margaret Burgess, visited Mactaggart & Mickel Contracts’ West Langlands site to find out how the company is helping East Ayrshire Council tackle the shortage of social housing in the area. The Minister visited the development,... View Article

Airports Commission fails to shortlist Thames Hub Airport

Although the Airports Commission found no insurmountable obstacles to the development of a new four-runway, 24 hour hub airport in the Thames Estuary, it has not shortlisted the proposals put forward by Foster + Partners. These proposals are supported by... View Article

A better solution for all at Christchurch House

A project filmed for a future edition of Homes Under the Hammer was officially opened by the Mayor of Ashford, Councillor John Link. Christchurch House, in Christchurch Road, Ashford, was a rundown commercial property bought at auction by Ashford Borough... View Article

Pioneering research is showing the way

Britain’s housing industry should learn from University of Brighton research and use recycled “rubbish” in construction projects, according to Brighton Green MP Caroline Lucas. On a visit to the university’s Waste House – the country’s first building made almost entirely... View Article

Redevelopment of Cathedral Plaza, Worcester gets go-ahead

Designs by Leslie Jones Architecture for the remodelling of Salmon Harvester’s Worcester shopping centre have received unanimous approval from the Worcester City Council’s committee. The redevelopment of the 220,000 square ft Cathedral Plaza shopping centre will create seven new restaurants,... View Article

TT Admix specified for major new build construction

Triton has supplied TT Admix, its BBA certified concrete waterproofing system, for a prestigious new build project in West London. The construction comprises a watertight concrete base slab with welded sheet piled walls and a watertight concrete capping beam to... View Article