Pioneering sustainable Developer celebrates National Award win

The developers behind a low-carbon urban housing scheme have picked up a prestigious national sustainability award. Yorkshire based sustainable developer Citu received the award for ‘Built Environment’ at The Guardian Sustainable Business Awards 2014 week for its Little Kelham development,... View Article

James Tobias opens London showroom and strengthens sales team

James Tobias Ltd., the UK’s leading storagewall manufacturer has opened a new showroom in Central London. Situated at a prestigious location in Farringdon, the impressive new showroom is shared with facilities services company, The Atkinson Group of Companies. James Tobias... View Article

ISG Takes £5.5 Million NE Fire Authority Scheme

ISG has been awarded its latest blue light project, taking a £5.5 million scheme to construct a state-of-the-art training centre for County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service. This win builds upon ISG’s success converting blue light projects in... View Article

Sales success for CALA at Albert Dock

CALA Homes has experienced phenomenal success at Albert Dock in Leith, amounting to more than £3.9 million worth of sales since the development launched at the end of February. The launch of two townhouse showhomes earlier this month saw more... View Article

Winners Announced at the Celebrating Construction Awards

More than 600 hundred leaders and innovators from across the construction sector gathered at the ICC, Birmingham, to celebrate the very best industry projects at the Built Environment Hub’s, Celebrating Construction Awards. This prestigious annual awards ceremony recognises the West... View Article

Eurostadium design submitted in UEFA bid

On April 23, the Belgian Football Association, together with the city of Brussels and the Brussels Capital Region, delivered their candidacy for the Euro2020 football championship. The submitted design for the Eurostadium was made by Arup in collaboration with KCAP... View Article

The Penthouse Collection at The Filaments

“An upmarket design with personality, high-end finishes, bespoke touches and original artwork.” This is what Suna Interior Design has created for The Penthouse Collection at The Filaments says interior designer and co-director, Rebecca Tucker, commenting on the brief given for... 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

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

STYROFOAM manufacturer offers Part L 2013 summary

STYROFOAM manufacturer Dow Building Solutions has released a new, independent publication summarising key changes to Part L of the Building Regulations, which come into force from April 6 2014. Authored by Huw Evans of JPA Technical Literature Ltd, the paper... View Article