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Bloomberg’s new European headquarters is a big step away from recent landmark City buildings, with a highly bespoke, super-sustainable design whose disciplined exterior conceals a contrastingly open, dynamic interior. James Parker reports In 2010, Michael Bloomberg, three-time New York Mayor... View Article

Shedworking: The trend for garden offices

Over the last decade there has been a steady shift towards flexible working opportunities for staff. The Office for National Statistics has released figures which show that the number of people working from home has risen to its highest level... View Article

Lushan Primary School, Jiangxi, China

Lushan Primary School will be an educational institute for 120 children located 160km north-west of Nanchang, the capital of Jiangxi Province, and serve 12 local villages with a total population of about 1,800 people. Surrounded by mountains as well as... View Article

Integrated with Green: KentPlus Yalova

KentPlus YALOVA Wellness SPA Resort in Armutlu – Yalova, a region with a rough topography, mild climate and a spectacular sea view in Turkey, offers a green life for its users as a mixed use complex that combines many different functions such... View Article

Major progress for Leicester city centre regeneration

Ground-breaking ceremony marks major step forward in transformation of Great Central Station and site of the former Stibbe factory. Masterplanned by AJ100 architects Stephen George + Partners, Leicester’s Connecting Spaces regeneration project will see the transformation of Great Central Station... View Article

Investec provides Comer Homes with £45 million loan for Private Rented Sector 311-apartment Bracknell development, forming part of the wider £750 million town regeneration scheme

Investec Structured Property Finance (“Investec”) announces that it has assisted Comer Homes, the established UK residential and commercial developer, with a £45mn facility, for the development of the landmark Royal Winchester House, in the popular Berkshire town of Bracknell. Due... View Article

Best practice for farm building health and safety

Farming can be an extremely hazardous occupation. In the United Kingdom, this industry makes up roughly 1.8 per cent of the entire workforce, however, it makes up 19 per cent of all reported deadly injuries each year. Many of these... View Article

Building for a sustainable future

Troldtekt’s wood wool panels are one of a select number of companies chosen to participate in Reversible Experience Modules – Europe’s largest collection of products designed for reversible or circular buildings. Chosen as one of the most forward-thinking and sustainable... View Article